Riyadh Literary Club Offers Course on Tweeting

Saudi Gazette reports:

The Riyadh Literary Club recently organized a course on Twitter etiquette to improve the tweeting skills of Saudis and introduce them to the do’s and don’ts of this important social networking site, a local daily reported Monday.

Fifty participants attended the two-day course titled “Tweeting: Art and Skill”. Dr. Abdullah al-Haidary, chairman of the board of directors of the club and course instructor said, adding the course aims to remind participants of the influence of words.

The chairman said “spreading tweets that are against the country’s best interests” is an example of Twitter abuse.