Eley’s Laws of Twitter

Steve Eley of Escape Pod lays down his Ten Laws of Twitter. #1 is probably the best:

RESPECT. Every message consumes people’s time. Don’t twitter what you wouldn’t be happy to spend 10 seconds of your own life reading.

But they’re all worth reading, and are applicable to more than just TwitterFacebook wall updates, Pownce, whatever — short, sweet and meaningful is the best way to go.