Getting Started 3. Understanding the language ReTweet: RT is a ‘ReTweet’ of something that someone else has posted. It assigns credit to the original post. A RT starts with “RT @(name of user) and then the tweet. You can also ask others to RT something you have posted by adding “please RT” at the end of your message.
Getting Started 3. Understanding the language Hashtag #: #tags classify things you are talking about. Before you use one do a search for it to see if anyone else is using it. This helps users who are searching for something specific find it. e.g. #elderly #homecare. Try and find something specific to your industry.