Twitter is a free social networking and micro-blogging service that allows its users to send updates (otherwise known as tweets) which are text-based posts of up to 140 characters in length.
Updates are displayed on the user's profile page and delivered to other users who have signed up to receive them. Users can receive updates via the Twitter website, instant messaging, SMS, RSS, email or through an application such as Twitterrific or Facebook.
Twitter links on Vermont.gov are marked by the Twitter button. Clicking on either the title link or this button will link you directly to the Twitter account.
Additionally, many Vermont Goverment Departments and Agencies maintain Facebook accounts as a means of interacting with their constituents more rapidly and efficiently. Facebook is a free-access social networking website. Users may join networks organized by city, workplace, school, region, and other categories to interact with other people and entities. Links to Facebook accounts are marked by the Facebook button. Click on either the title link or this button will link you directly to the Facebook account.
There is also a listing of many Twitter and Facebook accounts maintained by Vermont Government on the Subscribe & Share Page on Vermont.gov.
You may share any page on Vermont.gov using your own Social Networking accounts by using the "Share this Page" feature located at the bottom of each page. An example of of this feature is:
Clicking on the icon of the social networking service you utilize will allow you to post, bookmark, or otherwise share the Vermont.gov page you are viewing. New services are added periodically.