Brand Yourself Twitter Background
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Brand Yourself Twitter Background

on

  • 2,089 views

This PP covers the importance of branding yourself on Twitter, and tips on how to do so professionally.

This PP covers the importance of branding yourself on Twitter, and tips on how to do so professionally.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
2,089
Views on SlideShare
2,077
Embed Views
12

Actions

Likes
3
Downloads
20
Comments
0

3 Embeds 12

http://www.linkedin.com 9
http://www.slideshare.net 2
http://bigdoor.com 1

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Brand Yourself Twitter Background Brand Yourself Twitter Background Presentation Transcript

  • How to Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background All Rights Reserved YourJobStop.com | June 2009 By: @joannalord
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Why Should You Bother? • Your Twitter profile can be a resume extension • Free & easy to manipulate • Prime real estate that YOU control • Can act as a business card if branded correctly
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Which do you like better… No avatar No info, links or byline. Default background Or…
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Company brand/trademark This? Avatar for recognition Bio & site links Custom background with more info & links
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 What Should a Customized Twitter Profile Include? • Up-to-date bio line & site link • Recognizable avatar/brand logo • Brand on the background, complimentary colors • Other links- blog, contact info, and more
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Where Can I Get One? You basically have 3 options… • Do it yourself manually (free) • Do it yourself with the help of an app (free) • Have someone else make it (pay)  For more info on these options go to the next slide silly…
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Do it Yourself Manually Pros Cons 1. Free 1. Not as professional 2. Just as you want it 2. Time consuming to make 3. You can change it easily What to do: Use PowerPoint…read more here. Let Mashable.com walk you through the requirements here.
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Use a Free Application Pros Cons 1. Free 1. Not as Web 2.0 2. Going to fit the requirements 2. Cookie-cutter templates 3. You can change text easily 3. Can be hard to manipulate logos What to use (click away): Twitbacks MyTweetSpace Tweetstyle
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Pay A Designer Pros Cons 1. Highly Professional 1. Have to pay for it 2. Going to fit the requirements 2. Not as easy to change later 3. Looks Web 2.0 3. You are on their schedule 4. Unique Tweeps (aka kick-butt designers) Worth Checking Out: @napwarden @ohdaniB @sethjenks @mayhemstudios @freshid @iThinkMedia @amartindesign @betterinpink @chadmcmillan
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Downfalls to Avoid • Paying too much! • Backgrounds should range from $20.00-$80.00 • Sizing issues • Always test in multiple browsers • Inappropriate messages • Keep it professional! Photos & text. • Coming off as egotistical • Don’t brag on your background—it’s tacky.
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Key Takeaways: (No really write this down…) • You CAN control how people see you. • It only takes a few minutes and is usually free!! • You want to represent yourself well anywhere you can. • Recruiters are looking…so when they search your name…what are they seeing?
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Want to know more? Check out our Social Media page for more information on how to land your next job using social media and online networking… Click Here & Check It Out!
  • Brand Yourself with a Twitter Background | 2009 Thanks! This information was brought to you by the people over at YourJobStop.com. All information presented here is copyrighted. If you wish to use this information either site as follows: YourJobStop.com, 2009 Or contact us here: Info@yourjobstop.com for more information.