|Skyhawk fans can follow UTM athletics on Facebook, Twitter |
|Posted: Thursday, July 23, 2009 5:53 pm |
| MARTIN, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee at Martin department of athletics has created additional social networking outlets for fans to keep up with their favorite teams. UT Martin recently launched its official Twitter and Facebook pages. Both applications will give Skyhawks fans a unique opportunity to stay in touch with the happenings of all teams at UT Martin. |
Facebook users can become “fans” of the Skyhawks by searching for “UT Martin Athletics,” while Twitter users can “follow” by simply searching for “UTMSports.” Fans and followers of UT Martin will be some of the first people to hear any updates, breaking news and scores from various games, events and happenings with Skyhawks teams.
Facebook is a place for people to share and stay connected with friends, family and coworkers. Users can upload photos as well as share links and videos.
Twitter is a site for people to connect with each other with short messages and updates. Users can send a message under 140 characters in length via mobile texting, instant message or the web. Followers can receive the updates through sms, mobile web, instant message, or from third party API projects.
According to facebook.com, Facebook has more than 200 million active users and more than 100 million users log on to the site at least once each day. In a recent ComScore report, Twitter reached the 10 million visitor mark in February.
To become a fan of UT Martin Athletics on Facebook use the link http://www.facebook.com/note.php?created&&suggest¬e_id=105931169325&id=110449341950#/pages/Martin-TN/UT-Martin Athletics/110449341950?v=wall&viewas=184100702&ref=search.
To follow UT Martin Athletics on Twitter, use the link http://twitter.com/UTMSports.