Twitter Tweets Turn to Texts for Fire Departments During Emergencies

Photo Credit UnknownDid you know that emergency service organizations can sign up for Twitter Alerts to disseminate information to followers during an emergency? Twitter Alerts is a social media tool that goes beyond the general tweet during a crisis or disaster.  With this tool emergency service organizations can add the “alert” feature to a tweet and that specific tweet will be delivered to followers in the from of a text message or push notification. You can find out more about Twitter Alerts by clicking here.

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