I’ve just published a post over at Mashable with my 10 predictions for how Twitter will change blog design in 2009.

In 2008, Twitter really started to hit the mainstream and bloggers began adding widgets to their sidebars to display their latest tweets.

In 2009, Twitter will become much more tightly integrated with the rest of the blog in a variety of ways – watch out for tweetbacks and tweetstats to make their debut, and tweet comments to TwitterRolls to start appearing on blogs. Here are 10 ways Twitter will impact blogs this year. Read more »

Some useful tools I have found as a result of this post: (will update with others)

  • Chat Catcher – reposts Twitter comments about your blog post as actual comments on your blog
  • Tweetburner which shows the number of clicks on links you share in Twitter

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