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How to use Pidgin to tweet

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http://www.linuxandlife.com – Pidgin is a nice chatting client that is pre-installed in a lot of Linux distributions. Pidgin supports many chat platforms like yahoo, facebook, irc, AIM ... but unfortunately, the popular social network Twitter is not on this list. However, with the help of a plugin called pidgin-microblog, you can update and check twitter and some other social networks like Identi.ca, Status.net .. right on your pidgin window. And when there is an update in twitter, a notification from pidgin will appear. If you are using Ubuntu or any other Debian-based distro, just open the terminal and run the followin (Distributions)