This Week on Twitter - Jan. 28

On most Mondays, this series alerts you to key things happening on Twitter in the coming week. A live chat with the cast of your favorite TV show, a Q&A with a candidate or author, a pro sports team Tweepstakes — this is the way to keep current on the can’t-miss moments on Twitter for the week ahead. - Ed.

Monday, Jan. 28
In honor of the 2014 World Cup, which is 500 days away, international soccer superstar Pelé (@Pele) will be hosting a “500 days away” Twitter celebration. Pelé, along with other sports influencers, will be taking questions and tweeting to fans throughout the day.

Tuesday, Jan. 29; 8:00 p.m. ET 
Brian Malarkey (@BrianMalarkey) from The Taste (@TheTasteABC) will be live-tweeting during the show. You can follow and tweet along using the hashtag #TeamMalarkey.

Thursday, Jan. 31; 9:00 p.m. ET
As we mentioned last week before Project Runway’s (@ProjectRunway) season premiere, the team from Lifetime (@lifetimetv) will be launching Runway Recall, a new online game you can play while watching the show. Of course, you’ll need a Twitter account to play.

Ongoing
ABC’s #ScriptTease ABC (@ABCNetwork) has a new weekly initiative called #ScriptTease: they will tweet a portion of the script for an upcoming episode. Follow along using the hashtag for a sneak peak of your favorite shows. Here is an example:

Check back next week for more!

Posted by Alexandra Valasek - (@AlzValz)
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