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Twitter the official method of communication

Posted by: Neil Mitchell | 4 December, 2012 - 9:27 AM
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The world has changed and now Twitter is officially the method of communication.

Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, are having a baby and the news was announced on Twitter through Clarence House.

It was officially announced by the Royal publicity machine on Twitter.

There are all sorts of implications to a Royal Baby; there always are. The pregnancy will be photographed inch-by-inch, once it arrives the baby will be turned out in ancient christening clothes, there will be huge church functions and services, and the law is being changed so, male or female, the child can be a monarch one day.

Kate and William are already popular, but this will add to it.

But the other change is the news was announced by the Palace on Twitter, and Twitter reacted. Richard Branson, even the Kardashians, sent messages through Twitter. There was a four-fold increase in the use of the words ‘Royal Baby’, and the international Twitter trend was ‘The Baby’.

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  • .... and no annoying ads for funeral parlours, nursing homes and dentures :D

    mylene Tuesday 4 December, 2012 - 10:20 AM

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