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December 12, 2008

Monitor Twitter Posts via Email

A few months ago I posted about how you can search people's Twitter posts for certain keywords and track future posts with a RSS feed.

Now I've learned of a new service called Twilert which allows you to receive such alerts via email. The the advanced options available in the following image.twirlert.jpg

Now why would you, as a legal professional, care about what people are Twittering about? For the same reason that you should care what they are blogging about: image monitoring; competitive intelligence; return on investment monitoring, and much more. See my earlier post on Google Alerts for additional reasons.

Source: MakeUseOf.com

March 19, 2008

Tips for Monitoring Cases

Carol Bannen, Director of Information Resources at Reinhart, Boerner, Van Deuren, has compiled a useful list of Tips for Monitoring Cases in the March edition of the Wisconsin Lawyer. She describes a range of publications and alert services which will notify legal practitioners of new cases in their practice areas.