Following Atlanta

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© 2013, Kevin C. Rose/AtlantaPhotos.com

Whether you’re an Atlanta first-timer or a seasoned visitor, here are some must-follow Twitter accounts to keep you in-the-know with conference logistics, transportation glitches, and food and entertainment specials. Peruse the list below or subscribe to the list on Twitter. Follow ONA13 attendees and speakers for play-by-play conference happenings.

Conference-related

Transportation

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©2013, Kevin C. Rose/AtlantaPhotos.com

  • Atlanta Airport @Atlanta_Airport. Twitter account for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • MARTAalerts @MARTAalerts. Atlanta’s public transportation bus and rail system
  • OneBusAwayAtlanta @OBA_atlanta. Real-time transit information from the midtown MARTA
  • Uber ATL @Uber_ATL. Uber is a mobile app that allows you to request car service wherever you need it. First-time users, use the promo code ONAATL for $40 off an Uber trip during the conference
  • 11Alive Traffic Jam @11AliveTraffic. Traffic, accident and construction updates. Good to scan if you’re commuting from an outlying hotel
  • Chris Monroe Traffic @Atlanta_Traffic. Real-time updates about Atlanta traffic slowdowns

Food

  • EaterAtlanta @EaterAtlanta. A blog covering Atlanta’s restaurant, bar and nightlife scene
  • John Kessler @AJCFoodandMore. Atlanta food news from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s dining team
  • Yelp Atlanta @yelpatlanta. Yelp reviews for Atlanta establishments

Entertainment

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©2013, Kevin C. Rose/AtlantaPhotos.com

  • Discover Atlanta @DiscoverAtlanta. Atlanta events and special offers from the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • ATL Public Relations @AtlantaCVBpr. Suggestions specifically for convention attendees from the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Atlanta Tweeps @atlantatweeps. Tweets and retweets from some of Atlanta’s prominent Twitter personalities
  • Atlanta on the Cheap @ATLCheap. Coupon codes and special offers
  • myATLevents @myATLevents. Tweets and retweets about events in the city

News

  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution @AJC
  • Mark Arum @MarkArum. Reporter for WSB-TV
  • Kerry Kavanaugh @KerryWSB. Reporter for WSB-TV