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Celebrate #July4th On Twitter To Add Your Avatar To A Real-Time US Flag Made Of Tweets

Today is the Fourth of July, and what better way to celebrate Independence Day than with Twitter?

Thanks to some nifty programming from the team at Code For America, you can help re-weave a US flag for the 21st century – simply tweet with the hashtag #July4th and your Twitter avatar will join thousands of others as part of the new ‘Old Glory’.

The hashtag is already proving very popular, as you can see from a recent screenshot of the digitized flag.

To add your avatar, simply send any tweet using the #July4th hashtag, and head on over to Code For America to see the results.

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