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mi·cro·blog·ging ˈmī-krblȯ-giŋ
blogging done with severe space or size constraints typically by posting frequent brief messages about personal activities
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*microblogging*site similar to Twitter. *NBC News*, 13 Oct. 2022 But by then it had been widely shared and viewed by millions of people on Weibo, China’s largest *microblogging*site and other social media channels, where some accused the government of. *NBC News*, 28 Aug. 2022 The report caused a stir on Chinese social media, with a related hashtag attracting 270 million views on China’s *microblogging*site Weibo as of Monday afternoon. *CNN*, 8 Aug. 2022 Twitter fought the order; the government responded by encouraging users to shift to Koo, an Indian *microblogging*platform that competes with Twitter. *WSJ*, 3 Aug. 2022 The topic was trending on Weibo, the Chinese *microblogging*platform, Sunday afternoon local time. *Washington Post*, 31 July 2022 To strengthen their case beyond the WHO data, the researchers turned to the Chinese *microblogging*service Weibo. *Wired*, 5 Aug. 2022 But the free *microblogging*platform also comes with an unfollow button. *USA TODAY*, 22 July 2022 More than 50,000 outages of the *microblogging*site were reported as of 8:30 a.m. ET, according to Downdetector, a site which tracks internet problems. *WSJ*, 14 July 2022 See More
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