What's your best tweet?
'Did you know we have more than 2000 ebooks to download? Check them out here...' (in spanish). 1968 clicks to our web site thanks that tweet.
What are six things you could never do without?
spread our job/talk to users/build collective memory/share other digital iniciatives/know what people want/bring past to the present
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Twitter is vital to us. Our job has no sense if we don't share and disseminate all that we have in @BN_Chile.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Apps like Tweetstats and Hootsuite help us to manage our twitter account better.
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter! It's faster, simpler and allows us disseminate contents from our web site every 30 minutes or less!
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
#WhenJustinSmileBeliebersSmile (we just dont get why was trend in Chile!)
What feature should Twitter add?
We'd love search our past tweets at any time, through categories like date or subject, and don't have to wait for the answer.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
We'd love each local library and each local museums had twitter feed.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
We'd love get a follow back from another national librarys and museums, like @BNE_biblioteca
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Yes, we have! People who have said something racist, discriminative or just insulting to other people.
Why should we vote for you?
Cause we disseminate Chile’s memory and cultural heritage in a fun, simple way (that is what our users and followers say!).
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
Local and global #heritage
, and how public librarys are looking to the future.
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
People who writes from Telaviv, El Cairo or even from Japan asking for contents related with Chile's cultural heritage.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
How do you make your tweets unique?
We always are rescueing facts, books, images or any memory related to the cultural heritage of our country (Chile). And people love that.
What inspires you to tweet?
"Digitize = democratize" and "There's no memory without community" are 2 of our most importants statements!
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
On the contrary, our followers are always asking for more!
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Read, share, be colaborative and responsible with the information you are delivering.
How long can you go without a tweet?
What question are we not asking here that we should?
What have been the coolest message(s) from a(your) follower(s) about you?
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
We'd love twitter could build an enormous digital library with all the toughts, ideas and knowledge that comes and go all the time.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
Our friends from Chile's National Museum of Natural History (@MNHN_cl) make science fun. They rock.
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
"Twitter is a waste of time". Used well, Twitter is a powerful tool and an infinite source of knowledge and ideas.
Why should people follow you?
Because we present cultural contents belonging to Chile's cultural heritage in a fun, simple way.
Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?
How do you decide what to tweet?
We always look for anniversaries of major events, but also we pay attention to what people is talking about.
How do you use social media to motivate yourself or others to live a healthier life?
We encourage followers to read more and buy less!
How has social media helped bring your family closer together and #keepgoodgoing?
We and @BN_Chile
(the closest to a mum to us) are closer now more than never thanks to social media.
Why'd you start tweeting?
We wanted to get in touch with our users and tell the world what we are doing since 2003!
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Thanks to twitter we have increased a lot the number of people who use our web site. The communication with them is faster now too.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Share knowledge but also particular memories!
How will the world change in the next year?
It's gonna be the year of digital content revolution (we hope!)
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
When has tried to be a like Facebook... and should be very different!
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
We think it will be more democratic, open and connected.