Follow FIFA World Cup 2010 on Twitter With Twitter Mini World Cup 2010 Page

Written By Sam on 11 June 2010
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Every one is eagerly waiting for the World Cup 2010 and its just before the action starts today at 4:00pm in South Africa. All the big sites are shifting their gears towards the FIFA 2010 World Cup to attract the fans. In this move Google has already tweaked the search results page for queries related to “FIFA World Cup 2010” and now Twitter has dedicated a page for Soccer World Cup 2010 at http://twitter.com/worldcup. This special World Cup mini site shows information about match schedules, flag icons of countries playing in FIFA World Cup and live tweets about the football World Cup all in the new World Cup theme. [Watch Live Online Streaming of FIFA World Cup Soccer 2010 South Africa]

Twitter is using live widgets, real-time search, and Top Tweets on this special site to capture the spirit of the World Cup. Football Fans have a unique opportunity to connect with players, teams, and brands using Twitter to join the matches in a new way. Apart from all these Twitter is also providing a list of suggested accounts to follow during the tournament and a World Cup theme for your profile page.

Apart from the above mentioned things Twitter also introduced hashflags. So when you tweet anything about the FIFA World Cup 2010 and use the hashtag “#WorldCup” a Football icon appears next to the tweet. Also when you use the first three initials of countries like – #FRA for France, #BRA for Brazil, #ITA for Italy, #GER for Germany flags of those countries appear in the tweets. The official hashtag of FIFA World cup 2010 is #worldcup and you can also follow @FIFAcomLIVE for all the live match updates.

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