Good news to all heavy Twitter users who usually rely on Twitter to get updated news related to Gmail. Gmail recently just joined Twitter on 4 October 2010 and as a Google Email fan, you are encouraged to follow Gmail on Twitter to receive latest Gmail related news. The official Twitter account for Gmail is @gmail
As a souvenir for people who follows Gmail Twitter, the first 140 people will get a free shirt by tweeting the best ode or haiku to Gmail. However, at the moment I write this post, I saw a twitter updates from Gmail saying that the free t-shirts were finish already and they will direct message to the winners soon.
To find out more about free Gmail t-shirts, please read official gmail blog.
How to know which Gmail Twitter accounts to follow?
If you search Gmail on Twitter website, you will notice that there are 3 Gmail Twitter accounts which claimed that they are Gmail team and Gmail blog. They also have the same address (Mountain View, CA). So, which is the real Gmail Twitter account?
Actually, it’s not difficult to clarify the real Gmail Twitter account. Look at the above image and you will notice that the real Gmail account has blue tiny tick symbol which means verified Twitter user profile. Therefore, the first one is the real Gmail Twitter account and you should follow it.