We are happy to announce that we have added a listing page of all western Pa fire department Twitter accounts.
This list contains all the Twitter accounts that we could find, if there are any that you know of that we missed, please email us or use the contact form.
The page can be found by clicking this link.
You can find the page under the Social Media menu under Twitter accounts shown with the red arrow in the below screenshot.
Be sure to follow our WPAFN twitter account as well!
For those of you that still don’t use or understand Twitter, FireCritic.com helps further explain what it is and how it is useful.
I see a lot of firefighters and EMT’s ask “What the heck is Twitter”. Or better yet “What the hell is A Twitter”?
I have heard firefighters in my own department, in my own station ask what it is. Some of them don’t know what email is…so it is not worth too much of a detailed explanation.Let me explain what twitter is and why it benefits firefighters and EMT’s.
First of all, Twitter (Twitter.com) is a social networking tool. Users can type whatever the heck they want as long as it is shorter than 140 characters.
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Be sure to follow Hoopie World on Twitter. You will receive site updates and other breaking news regarding western Pennsylvania firefighting and rescue topics. You can click “Follow” on the right side of the site pages in the Twitter widget, or you can go to http://twitter.com/HoopieWorld and click the follow button there.
I also would invite everyone to sign up for our mailing list on the top right of all pages of the site, just under the menu. This will allow you to receive emails when new articles and news stories are published. You can also subscribe to our RSS feeds, which will deliver our article headlines or comments from readers to your news readers, web sites, or portals like My Yahoo. Here are the links for the RSS Feed for News and the RSS Feed for Comments.
If you have any questions or need help setting any of these up, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.