He’s also started a poll for a further ‘Twitter Theme Day’ – I’m not sure if having it as a regular thing kind of undermines the spontaneous fun thing that made Friday so good, but you may disagree.
Meanwhile, below is a cartoon of sorts on the build up to the idea.
One of the interesting things about Twitter is the way it can record how an idea goes from an initial inspiration, to a small-scale experiment, to something much bigger, as ‘lurkers’ turn to active participants and an idea snowballs – or, how a public conversation can lead to a global one. In multiple languages.
Lots of lessons, too, which I’ll tell you about if I ever meet you.
(And I’m sure someone else can create something better from the Flickr Twitter Cartoon Day group).
Here’s the ‘cartoon’: