#1 @DavidSpinks If youre not seeing results, its probably not twitters fault, its how youre using it. Thats ok. Reevaluate...
#2     @divinewrite Help people.
#3     @calamity7373 Create a dialogue     with your followers, dont just push     promotions about your brand in their   ...
#4     Twitter about how you’re promoting     your business, or how you’re getting     paid, give followers something they...
#5#6     Dont just talk about your product,     talk about your area of expertise. And     the key talk - have a dialog wi...
#6     Be the first to share. Get an RSS feed     of topical news for your industry and     post a link as soon as breakin...
#7     @UTFCU - From reports Ive seen,     were the first credit union to use     Twitter. We promote rates, products,    ...
#8     Have you written a lot? Tweet the     titles of all articles you have written,     and each URL, so your followers ...
#9     Twitter is a conversation. Take some     time to listen to what is going on and     respond, dont just talk at peop...
#10  From @hatmandu: dont just use  auto-follow tools to spam legions of  people - instead, create individual  conversations
#11  Use Twitter as way to grow your  networks on other social media  channels. It can be the hub of your  social media wh...
#12  Marketing is about promoting what  your expertise is & how that is  advantageous to someone else. Now  get to tweetin...
#13  Twitter is not a scripted dialog. It is an  open conversation between you, your  followers and your potential  follow...
#14#15  We all got to learn somehow! Just so  much to learn, and so many followers.
#15  If someone you know has good news  (e.g., been promoted), but is too  modest to Tweet about it, you might  consider T...
#16#17  @bradjward - Dont get caught up in  the numbers game. 100 relevant  followers on Twitter is worth more  than 1000 ...
#17#18  @makingcjc - learn how to RT (re-  tweet) it not only helps you stay  active, but lets people know what  your inte...
#18#19  "Retweet" is a powerful tool on  Twitter; helps to build your brand,  following, trust & seen as an expert in  you...
#19  Twitter is as good as the people you  follow - @lookwebdesign
#20#3  @mooshinindy - Be yourself on  twitter. People will either love you or  hate you for it but at least its you.
#21  @sarahebuckner: It drives me crazy when people dont  post for a few hours, then post 9 times in a row. If they  do th...
#22  @KristieKreation - Dont just retweet,  post links and post quotes!! Make  sure you carry on conversations so  others ...
#23#23  @TimPiazza: When you trend, trying  to follow your brand is like riding in  the front of a roller coaster. Every  ...
#24#24 @watsonk2 - Tweet 80% content your readers will find helpful and 20% self promotion. A good mix will get you farthe...
#25#25  @Arsene333: Before you click send  ask yourself "Would I follow this  person solely based on this one  tweet?" If ...
#26#26 Find the perfect balance between the quantity of your tweet versus the quality.
#27#27  Make sure youre able to talk to the  people who follow you. Make sure  your on when their own, and free to  chat.
#28#28  If business has taught you anything is  that you have to pick a content niche.  Apply that to Twitter.
#29#29  DONT BE STUCK UP! Talk to the  people who took time to mention you,  follow you, and/or DM you.
#30#30  @SandyDfromNJ - Twitter is a great  place to clarify your vision, mission &  message. Are you being Re-Tweeted?
#31#31  Like in Shakespeare the more  interesting characters are rounded,  not flat or static. So be well rounded  (or app...
#32#32  First- Get followers. Second- Keep  followers. Sounds easy right? Its  actually not. It takes patience and  hard w...
#33#33  @Arsene333: Think of Twitter as your  own public relations campaign.
#34#34  You are the brand!!! Nothing else.  Youre selling yourself as a person,  your company and showing that you  are wo...
#35#35  Be human. Don’t be the person who  only talks about their product/service.  Interact w/ peoplel (RT, DM, etc) on a...
#36#36  Dont be all over the place. Be known  as the go to page for a topic, and as a  reliable source for information on ...
#37#37  @jennielees - Pay it forward - giving is  as good as getting, and social capital is  invaluable. Its not all about...
#38#38  Twitter can be a powerful tool for  customer service. Listen, monitor and  respond.
#39#39  @Alonis - DO NOT PUSH YOUR  PRODUCT. There, in 26 characters.
#40#40  @azvibe - Dont use twitter if all  youre going to do is promote the  latest and greatest or ask for help for  your...
#41#41  @KevinEikenberry - The 3 Twitter  Marketing Ps To use twitter  effectively, be provocative, provide  value, and mo...
#42#42 Remember that Twitter is about communicating, not marketing. Focus on adding value to the conversation, not selling...
#43#43  @Chadrichards - identify, engage,  respond, repeat ;)
#44#44  @JillHarding - Simply be genuine and  share useful information as in time it  will come back to you.
#45  @ExactTarget – People don’t buy  from logos. People buy from people.  Your social media engagement should  reflect th...
#46#46  If you murder someone, don’t Tweet  about it. Bad for the brand -  @brianspaeth
#47#47  Broadcasting is great for TV. Not for  Twitter. Participation is a two-way  street. Get to know your groups and  t...
#48#48  Focus on building conversations and  relationships and the followers will  come - @roundpeg
#49  Utilize lists to keep followers  organized and segmented. It helps.
#50#50 Build relationships. Share ideas and info with people who have similar interests and then meet them offline @gioias
#51  If you decide to use Twitter to  communicate, build a strategy and  deliver value to your followers.
#52#52  Listen. Listen. Listen. And engage in  conversations. Do not spam.
#53#53  Understand your business purposes  for spending time and energy on  Twitter - @whalehunters
#54#54  Twitter is a great equalizer. CEOs,  gurus, and regular joes all have to  make the best of 140 characters -  @kara...
#55#55  Be mindful that your horse precedes  your cart. Relationships are key -  @fleurdeleigh
#56#56  BROADCASTING is one thing.  LISTENING is a major thing and  REACTING is the real thing -  @gambitfauri
#57  Do not create another data silo.  Connect to a CRM - @happenbetter
#58#58  Content is queen. Context is king. -  @taskwum
#59  Putting a real name and face on your  identity allows customers to associate  with your brand on a personal level
#60#60  Employ a content lure strategy. You  point users to help content in  exchange for influence.
#61#61  @jecates - Following thousands of  people hoping to get their attention is  more likely to get you blocked than  f...
#62  Feed your company’s blog to Twitter  and drive referral traffic.
#63#63  With every tweet you’re either giving  people a reason to retweet or you’re  giving them a reason to unfollow -  @...
#64#64  @augie_malson - develop/build  relationships with your (potential  followers) Use a background image  that connect...
#65  Listen think then react. Don’t tweet  just because. Many following doesn’t  mean you are a “super star” -  @greenphare
#66#66  @unmarketing - Twitter is a  conversation about your  business/industry whether youre  there or not. Your choice.
#67#67  I might be crazy enough to believe  Twitter can lead Social Awareness  movements. Lead people to  involvement - @B...
#68#68  If you can’t have a vested, genuine  interest in your followers then you are  in the wrong business - @PhillipM
#69#69  Share partner and customer content.  It will add to your brand and create a  community of influencers to support  ...
#70#70  Build relationships through interaction  and remember quality of content over  quantity will get you the right  fo...
#71#71  @unmarketing - Take 5 min daily to  reply/retweet others, nothing about  you. Engage, interact, build.
#72#72  Twitter works best when integrated.  Use it to supplement blogging, email,  mobile, and other social media  efforts.
#73  Put yourself in your customers shoes  then respond how you’d expect to be  treated - @dawndevirgilio
#74#74  If you expect people to RT your post  leave 20 -25 characters for convenient  RTs! - @chrisfyvie
#75  Watch, learn, and listen – then jump  on in. You can’t understand social  media until you use it.  @VisitFingerLake
#76  Do not put all of your (social media)  eggs in one basket - @pmhub
#77#77  Twitter marketing is cheap, easy, and  effective. If you can’t do it alone get  some help.
#78#78  All tweets are read – not just your  branding or marketing ones. Be  careful what you tweet!-  @krisplantrich
#79  @LindsayManfredi - Twitter should be  about relationship building and trust.  Use it wisely and people will get that....
#80  Great way to establish thought-  leadership and drive visibility to your  owned online assets – Karen Swim
#81  @coffee_online - If it smells of  marketing then youre going to  convince no-one. That includes  spraying fake camouf...
#82#82  @socialjulie - Good marketers can  focus on intricacies with a short lens  and can then strategize with a long  le...
#83  Setup alerts for brand mentions and  keywords in your industry to monitor  conversations and respond when  appropriat...
#84#84  @AlaneAnderson - Dont be the JERK  at the party that just wants to sell  something.
#85  If all of your links point back to you,  chances are I am going to ignore you -  @makeseriously
#86#86  Speak simple. Share Your passion. RT  the best words of others -  @MacksMind
#87#87  Building communities that will be  sticky takes longer than a few tweets  – tweet early and tweet often.
#88  Twitter is a great resource for  gathering targeted information in  specific areas of interest. – Martin  Webb
#89@jacobm - Promote your twitter name, Ihave a link to my twitter profile in my emailsignature, on my business cards, and...
#90  Be authentic. No seriously, be  authentic. - @dawndevirgilio
#91#91  Make friends with your followers and  tweet then as you’d like them to  tweet you - @Aislinnye
#92#92  Don’t think Twitter can’t be useful for  something. You can sell, broadcast,  activate, converse, and share.  @Jas...
#93 Create lists to monitor competition and customers - @willhardison
#94#94  Tweet funny stuff in funique  (fun+unique) ways. Funky ways works  too. Funquee - @briancarter
#95  Be shockingly honest. Usually at least  one person connects with that.
#96#96 Always remember you were a beginner once too @sarahrobinson
#97  Interaction is key and what social  media is all about. Customers love  when a company takes the time to  respond to ...
#98#98 Don’t answer “What Are You Doing? Instead: Reply, Retweet, and Respect (by following back those who follow you - @a...
#99  @jennypratt - Be Bold. Have an opinion. Talk to  strangers and have fun!
#100#100 Twitter bios rule. If say something interesting about yourself in 140 characters imagine what you can do with stu...
#101#101  Follow people outside your niche. I’ve  read books I would have never known  existed all from random tweets.
#102 Honestly, I really don’t care what you have for lunch. But I do care to know about the light moment you created @jenn...
#103  Understand your audience and what  they respond to. Important to  customize your message. -  @mchouston22
#104  When tweeting, you dont need to  make it all about you.
#105#105  Staying on message in Twitter is  dangerous. Learn to adapt and listen  to what they are telling about your  ser...
#106#106  @askfrasco - Twitter is a give and take  relationship, you have to contribute  yourself in order to have others ...
#107#107  Its called a "social network" for a  reason. Build your network online as  you would in real time | you dont  ha...
#108 @tiffsilverberg– Be real. Get to know your customer base. Be generous. Offer help! No walls.
#109#109  Use Twitter as a distribution  channel to push people to a  landing page for email acquisition.
#110#110  Provide value and they will watch for  more...
#111#111  @tonymarshall - Remember that its  called "tweeting," not "squawking."
#112 Manual good. Automatic bad. It is okay to schedule tweets but don’t automate anything. – MediaBistro
#113 Remember 140 characters. It is the essence of Twitter.
#114#114  @socialjulie - Marketing on Twitter is  really a stripped down type of  marketing. Its authentic  communication;...
#115#115  @bradpiercephd - "If you make  people think they’re thinking, they’ll  love you"
#116#116  @smquaseb - Twitter is an ongoing  conversation you participate in. It isnt  about how much info you can shove  ...
#117  Engage. Constantly.
#118  Allow your employees to become an  authority in their specific skill set.  Trust them.
#119  @blakenquist Dont talk AT people.  Talk TO people. (or Dont broadcast.  Engage.)
#120#119  @JustShireen- Talk. Interact. Respond.  It should be a conversation, not a  sales pitch.
#121#120  It’s a great platform to reinforce your  brand by posting interesting content  that could be useful to your foll...
#122#121  @LisaMarieDias - Keep in mind; even  if you don’t have a fleet of followers,  by tweeting, you are sending info ...
#123#122  @hendrylee - Experience has told us  that early adopters to a marketing  technology that works is going to give ...
#124#123  @jacobm- Follow people YOU think  are interesting, don’t just follow folks  because everyone else is.
#125#124  @joshmiles- Want to recruit your  employees or coworkers to Tweet?  First take a minute (in person) to  explain ...
#126  Don’t be intimated. Twitter’s learning  curve can be a little steep at first but it  essentially boils down to three...
#127#126  @OnRamp101- Don’t be a stranger.  Say hi on the weekends. Tweet in the  evening. Bring a bit of your self, even ...
#128  @screationz - First and foremost, you  need to know the difference between  posting often and spamming.
#129 Remember balance between sharing sales, product, brand and customer service information to your followers.
#130  @FranchiseKing suggests tweeting  one of your recent press releases or  blog posts daily, mixed in with other  links...
#131#130  @MoxieMarketing - creating a  strategy before jumping into Twitter.  What do you want to accomplish?  Who do you...
#132#131  @timage - T.W.E.E.T: "Timely, Worth  reading, Educational, Entertaining,  and Tweople-connecting."
#133#132  @JonBacon - create real  conversations, and remembering  that everything you do on Twitter  represents your brand.
#134#133  @searchguru -note that best way to  get retweeted is to post content that  has value, such as useful blog post.
#135  Fill out your bio. It’s OK to be witty,  but not at the expense of clarity.  Leave the abstract, wacky bios for  cel...
#136 Utilize shortened URLs for easy sharing and tracking!
#137#137  @MichaelHartzell - create a unique  landing page to link to from your  Twitter profile with a greeting and  intr...
#138#138  @JoeManna - note the importance of  commitment, and recommends  spending at least a half hour per day  discoveri...
#139#139  @StaciJShelton - following people  who retweet your content in order  to build relationships with people  who va...
#140@DellOutlet - The shorter and more directyour message is, the more successfulyoure going to be.
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140 Twitter Marketing Tips for 2013

  1. 1. #1 @DavidSpinks If youre not seeing results, its probably not twitters fault, its how youre using it. Thats ok. Reevaluate why youre there and apply.
  2. 2. #2 @divinewrite Help people.
  3. 3. #3 @calamity7373 Create a dialogue with your followers, dont just push promotions about your brand in their face.
  4. 4. #4 Twitter about how you’re promoting your business, or how you’re getting paid, give followers something they can use! @DunnMich
  5. 5. #5#6 Dont just talk about your product, talk about your area of expertise. And the key talk - have a dialog with your customers or potential customers.
  6. 6. #6 Be the first to share. Get an RSS feed of topical news for your industry and post a link as soon as breaking news hits the search engines.
  7. 7. #7 @UTFCU - From reports Ive seen, were the first credit union to use Twitter. We promote rates, products, special events.
  8. 8. #8 Have you written a lot? Tweet the titles of all articles you have written, and each URL, so your followers can easily find them - @BeerFoxTM
  9. 9. #9 Twitter is a conversation. Take some time to listen to what is going on and respond, dont just talk at people. @virtualewit
  10. 10. #10 From @hatmandu: dont just use auto-follow tools to spam legions of people - instead, create individual conversations
  11. 11. #11 Use Twitter as way to grow your networks on other social media channels. It can be the hub of your social media wheel, each channel a spoke
  12. 12. #12 Marketing is about promoting what your expertise is & how that is advantageous to someone else. Now get to tweeting that!
  13. 13. #13 Twitter is not a scripted dialog. It is an open conversation between you, your followers and your potential followers. @followthecolson
  14. 14. #14#15 We all got to learn somehow! Just so much to learn, and so many followers.
  15. 15. #15 If someone you know has good news (e.g., been promoted), but is too modest to Tweet about it, you might consider Tweeting about it yourself. @appellatelaw
  16. 16. #16#17 @bradjward - Dont get caught up in the numbers game. 100 relevant followers on Twitter is worth more than 1000 followers any day of the week.
  17. 17. #17#18 @makingcjc - learn how to RT (re- tweet) it not only helps you stay active, but lets people know what your interested in.
  18. 18. #18#19 "Retweet" is a powerful tool on Twitter; helps to build your brand, following, trust & seen as an expert in your field - @mayhemstudios
  19. 19. #19 Twitter is as good as the people you follow - @lookwebdesign
  20. 20. #20#3 @mooshinindy - Be yourself on twitter. People will either love you or hate you for it but at least its you.
  21. 21. #21 @sarahebuckner: It drives me crazy when people dont post for a few hours, then post 9 times in a row. If they do that a lot, I unfollow.
  22. 22. #22 @KristieKreation - Dont just retweet, post links and post quotes!! Make sure you carry on conversations so others know a little about you.
  23. 23. #23#23 @TimPiazza: When you trend, trying to follow your brand is like riding in the front of a roller coaster. Every moment thrills and scares.
  24. 24. #24#24 @watsonk2 - Tweet 80% content your readers will find helpful and 20% self promotion. A good mix will get you farther than 100% promotion.
  25. 25. #25#25 @Arsene333: Before you click send ask yourself "Would I follow this person solely based on this one tweet?" If yes, clink send.
  26. 26. #26#26 Find the perfect balance between the quantity of your tweet versus the quality.
  27. 27. #27#27 Make sure youre able to talk to the people who follow you. Make sure your on when their own, and free to chat.
  28. 28. #28#28 If business has taught you anything is that you have to pick a content niche. Apply that to Twitter.
  29. 29. #29#29 DONT BE STUCK UP! Talk to the people who took time to mention you, follow you, and/or DM you.
  30. 30. #30#30 @SandyDfromNJ - Twitter is a great place to clarify your vision, mission & message. Are you being Re-Tweeted?
  31. 31. #31#31 Like in Shakespeare the more interesting characters are rounded, not flat or static. So be well rounded (or appear to be).
  32. 32. #32#32 First- Get followers. Second- Keep followers. Sounds easy right? Its actually not. It takes patience and hard work.
  33. 33. #33#33 @Arsene333: Think of Twitter as your own public relations campaign.
  34. 34. #34#34 You are the brand!!! Nothing else. Youre selling yourself as a person, your company and showing that you are worthy of being followed.
  35. 35. #35#35 Be human. Don’t be the person who only talks about their product/service. Interact w/ peoplel (RT, DM, etc) on a personal level.
  36. 36. #36#36 Dont be all over the place. Be known as the go to page for a topic, and as a reliable source for information on that topic.
  37. 37. #37#37 @jennielees - Pay it forward - giving is as good as getting, and social capital is invaluable. Its not all about you any more.
  38. 38. #38#38 Twitter can be a powerful tool for customer service. Listen, monitor and respond.
  39. 39. #39#39 @Alonis - DO NOT PUSH YOUR PRODUCT. There, in 26 characters.
  40. 40. #40#40 @azvibe - Dont use twitter if all youre going to do is promote the latest and greatest or ask for help for your business. Be yourself!!
  41. 41. #41#41 @KevinEikenberry - The 3 Twitter Marketing Ps To use twitter effectively, be provocative, provide value, and most of all, be personable
  42. 42. #42#42 Remember that Twitter is about communicating, not marketing. Focus on adding value to the conversation, not selling something to someone
  43. 43. #43#43 @Chadrichards - identify, engage, respond, repeat ;)
  44. 44. #44#44 @JillHarding - Simply be genuine and share useful information as in time it will come back to you.
  45. 45. #45 @ExactTarget – People don’t buy from logos. People buy from people. Your social media engagement should reflect that.
  46. 46. #46#46 If you murder someone, don’t Tweet about it. Bad for the brand - @brianspaeth
  47. 47. #47#47 Broadcasting is great for TV. Not for Twitter. Participation is a two-way street. Get to know your groups and they will get to know you - @chuckgose
  48. 48. #48#48 Focus on building conversations and relationships and the followers will come - @roundpeg
  49. 49. #49 Utilize lists to keep followers organized and segmented. It helps.
  50. 50. #50#50 Build relationships. Share ideas and info with people who have similar interests and then meet them offline @gioias
  51. 51. #51 If you decide to use Twitter to communicate, build a strategy and deliver value to your followers.
  52. 52. #52#52 Listen. Listen. Listen. And engage in conversations. Do not spam.
  53. 53. #53#53 Understand your business purposes for spending time and energy on Twitter - @whalehunters
  54. 54. #54#54 Twitter is a great equalizer. CEOs, gurus, and regular joes all have to make the best of 140 characters - @karamartens
  55. 55. #55#55 Be mindful that your horse precedes your cart. Relationships are key - @fleurdeleigh
  56. 56. #56#56 BROADCASTING is one thing. LISTENING is a major thing and REACTING is the real thing - @gambitfauri
  57. 57. #57 Do not create another data silo. Connect to a CRM - @happenbetter
  58. 58. #58#58 Content is queen. Context is king. - @taskwum
  59. 59. #59 Putting a real name and face on your identity allows customers to associate with your brand on a personal level
  60. 60. #60#60 Employ a content lure strategy. You point users to help content in exchange for influence.
  61. 61. #61#61 @jecates - Following thousands of people hoping to get their attention is more likely to get you blocked than followed
  62. 62. #62 Feed your company’s blog to Twitter and drive referral traffic.
  63. 63. #63#63 With every tweet you’re either giving people a reason to retweet or you’re giving them a reason to unfollow - @claymabbitt
  64. 64. #64#64 @augie_malson - develop/build relationships with your (potential followers) Use a background image that connects to your other sites.
  65. 65. #65 Listen think then react. Don’t tweet just because. Many following doesn’t mean you are a “super star” - @greenphare
  66. 66. #66#66 @unmarketing - Twitter is a conversation about your business/industry whether youre there or not. Your choice.
  67. 67. #67#67 I might be crazy enough to believe Twitter can lead Social Awareness movements. Lead people to involvement - @BeTheLink
  68. 68. #68#68 If you can’t have a vested, genuine interest in your followers then you are in the wrong business - @PhillipM
  69. 69. #69#69 Share partner and customer content. It will add to your brand and create a community of influencers to support you.
  70. 70. #70#70 Build relationships through interaction and remember quality of content over quantity will get you the right followers - @yougonetwork
  71. 71. #71#71 @unmarketing - Take 5 min daily to reply/retweet others, nothing about you. Engage, interact, build.
  72. 72. #72#72 Twitter works best when integrated. Use it to supplement blogging, email, mobile, and other social media efforts.
  73. 73. #73 Put yourself in your customers shoes then respond how you’d expect to be treated - @dawndevirgilio
  74. 74. #74#74 If you expect people to RT your post leave 20 -25 characters for convenient RTs! - @chrisfyvie
  75. 75. #75 Watch, learn, and listen – then jump on in. You can’t understand social media until you use it. @VisitFingerLake
  76. 76. #76 Do not put all of your (social media) eggs in one basket - @pmhub
  77. 77. #77#77 Twitter marketing is cheap, easy, and effective. If you can’t do it alone get some help.
  78. 78. #78#78 All tweets are read – not just your branding or marketing ones. Be careful what you tweet!- @krisplantrich
  79. 79. #79 @LindsayManfredi - Twitter should be about relationship building and trust. Use it wisely and people will get that. Please dont try to sell to me.
  80. 80. #80 Great way to establish thought- leadership and drive visibility to your owned online assets – Karen Swim
  81. 81. #81 @coffee_online - If it smells of marketing then youre going to convince no-one. That includes spraying fake camouflage scent to cover your tracks
  82. 82. #82#82 @socialjulie - Good marketers can focus on intricacies with a short lens and can then strategize with a long lens and with a strong ROI filter
  83. 83. #83 Setup alerts for brand mentions and keywords in your industry to monitor conversations and respond when appropriate. – Steven Shattuck
  84. 84. #84#84 @AlaneAnderson - Dont be the JERK at the party that just wants to sell something.
  85. 85. #85 If all of your links point back to you, chances are I am going to ignore you - @makeseriously
  86. 86. #86#86 Speak simple. Share Your passion. RT the best words of others - @MacksMind
  87. 87. #87#87 Building communities that will be sticky takes longer than a few tweets – tweet early and tweet often.
  88. 88. #88 Twitter is a great resource for gathering targeted information in specific areas of interest. – Martin Webb
  89. 89. #89@jacobm - Promote your twitter name, Ihave a link to my twitter profile in my emailsignature, on my business cards, and at theend of all of my posts.
  90. 90. #90 Be authentic. No seriously, be authentic. - @dawndevirgilio
  91. 91. #91#91 Make friends with your followers and tweet then as you’d like them to tweet you - @Aislinnye
  92. 92. #92#92 Don’t think Twitter can’t be useful for something. You can sell, broadcast, activate, converse, and share. @JasonFalls
  93. 93. #93 Create lists to monitor competition and customers - @willhardison
  94. 94. #94#94 Tweet funny stuff in funique (fun+unique) ways. Funky ways works too. Funquee - @briancarter
  95. 95. #95 Be shockingly honest. Usually at least one person connects with that.
  96. 96. #96#96 Always remember you were a beginner once too @sarahrobinson
  97. 97. #97 Interaction is key and what social media is all about. Customers love when a company takes the time to respond to their tweets. – Scott Tolin, Lisaann Dupont and Phillip Martinez
  98. 98. #98#98 Don’t answer “What Are You Doing? Instead: Reply, Retweet, and Respect (by following back those who follow you - @authorlisalogan
  99. 99. #99 @jennypratt - Be Bold. Have an opinion. Talk to strangers and have fun!
  100. 100. #100#100 Twitter bios rule. If say something interesting about yourself in 140 characters imagine what you can do with stuff you really care about? @jennypratt
  101. 101. #101#101 Follow people outside your niche. I’ve read books I would have never known existed all from random tweets.
  102. 102. #102 Honestly, I really don’t care what you have for lunch. But I do care to know about the light moment you created @jennypratt
  103. 103. #103 Understand your audience and what they respond to. Important to customize your message. - @mchouston22
  104. 104. #104 When tweeting, you dont need to make it all about you.
  105. 105. #105#105 Staying on message in Twitter is dangerous. Learn to adapt and listen to what they are telling about your service/product
  106. 106. #106#106 @askfrasco - Twitter is a give and take relationship, you have to contribute yourself in order to have others contribute to you.
  107. 107. #107#107 Its called a "social network" for a reason. Build your network online as you would in real time | you dont have 2 to like every - @homestarstaging
  108. 108. #108 @tiffsilverberg– Be real. Get to know your customer base. Be generous. Offer help! No walls.
  109. 109. #109#109 Use Twitter as a distribution channel to push people to a landing page for email acquisition.
  110. 110. #110#110 Provide value and they will watch for more...
  111. 111. #111#111 @tonymarshall - Remember that its called "tweeting," not "squawking."
  112. 112. #112 Manual good. Automatic bad. It is okay to schedule tweets but don’t automate anything. – MediaBistro
  113. 113. #113 Remember 140 characters. It is the essence of Twitter.
  114. 114. #114#114 @socialjulie - Marketing on Twitter is really a stripped down type of marketing. Its authentic communication; no other approach will work.
  115. 115. #115#115 @bradpiercephd - "If you make people think they’re thinking, they’ll love you"
  116. 116. #116#116 @smquaseb - Twitter is an ongoing conversation you participate in. It isnt about how much info you can shove out, it is about communicating.
  117. 117. #117 Engage. Constantly.
  118. 118. #118 Allow your employees to become an authority in their specific skill set. Trust them.
  119. 119. #119 @blakenquist Dont talk AT people. Talk TO people. (or Dont broadcast. Engage.)
  120. 120. #120#119 @JustShireen- Talk. Interact. Respond. It should be a conversation, not a sales pitch.
  121. 121. #121#120 It’s a great platform to reinforce your brand by posting interesting content that could be useful to your followers. – Martin Webb
  122. 122. #122#121 @LisaMarieDias - Keep in mind; even if you don’t have a fleet of followers, by tweeting, you are sending info out into the larger worldwide web.
  123. 123. #123#122 @hendrylee - Experience has told us that early adopters to a marketing technology that works is going to give an unfair advantage over others who come in much later.
  124. 124. #124#123 @jacobm- Follow people YOU think are interesting, don’t just follow folks because everyone else is.
  125. 125. #125#124 @joshmiles- Want to recruit your employees or coworkers to Tweet? First take a minute (in person) to explain what to do and why they should.
  126. 126. #126 Don’t be intimated. Twitter’s learning curve can be a little steep at first but it essentially boils down to three things which you’ve been doing all of your life: reading, writing and sharing. – MediaBistro
  127. 127. #127#126 @OnRamp101- Don’t be a stranger. Say hi on the weekends. Tweet in the evening. Bring a bit of your self, even if you’re using it primarily for business connections and learning.
  128. 128. #128 @screationz - First and foremost, you need to know the difference between posting often and spamming.
  129. 129. #129 Remember balance between sharing sales, product, brand and customer service information to your followers.
  130. 130. #130 @FranchiseKing suggests tweeting one of your recent press releases or blog posts daily, mixed in with other links to useful and relevant articles and blog postings.
  131. 131. #131#130 @MoxieMarketing - creating a strategy before jumping into Twitter. What do you want to accomplish? Who do you want to reach?
  132. 132. #132#131 @timage - T.W.E.E.T: "Timely, Worth reading, Educational, Entertaining, and Tweople-connecting."
  133. 133. #133#132 @JonBacon - create real conversations, and remembering that everything you do on Twitter represents your brand.
  134. 134. #134#133 @searchguru -note that best way to get retweeted is to post content that has value, such as useful blog post.
  135. 135. #135 Fill out your bio. It’s OK to be witty, but not at the expense of clarity. Leave the abstract, wacky bios for celebrities, attention-seekers and good, old fashioned weirdos. - MediaBistro
  136. 136. #136 Utilize shortened URLs for easy sharing and tracking!
  137. 137. #137#137 @MichaelHartzell - create a unique landing page to link to from your Twitter profile with a greeting and introduction that is a "secret page" only for your Twitter followers.
  138. 138. #138#138 @JoeManna - note the importance of commitment, and recommends spending at least a half hour per day discovering and Tweeting.
  139. 139. #139#139 @StaciJShelton - following people who retweet your content in order to build relationships with people who value what you share.
  140. 140. #140@DellOutlet - The shorter and more directyour message is, the more successfulyoure going to be.
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