"How to Create Lists on Twitter" by Bob Cargill


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Lists are not only a great way to categorize and monitor the accounts that are most important to you on Twitter, they can also be of tremendous value to your followers. In this presentation, I teach you how to create your own lists on Twitter, step by step.

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"How to Create Lists on Twitter" by Bob Cargill

  1. 1. HOW TO CREATELISTS ON TWITTERBY BOB CARGILLwww.anewmarketingcommentator.comBob Cargill
  2. 2. “Twitter lists are the hidden secretsof the social selling world.”Koka SextonDirector of Social Selling, InsideView“How Do You Create a Twitter List?”Social Media TodayJuly 5, 2012Source: http://socialmediatoday.com/koka-sexton/584121/how-do-you-create-twitter-listTwitter ListsBob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  3. 3. • Allow you to follow specific groups in one at-a-glance stream.• Cut through the clutter to highlight those whom are mostimportant to you.• Save you from having to follow each and every accountindividually.• Get the latest news, views, trends and developments, quicklyand easily, in particular categories.• Curate content similar to how you would via Feedly and othernews aggregators.• Provide value to your followers (if your list is public).• Recognize and flatter those whom you admire and respect(again, as long as your list is public).Twitter ListsBob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  4. 4. Twitter Lists“Like grains ofsand on abeach, thepeopleyou follow onTwitter will slidethrough yourhands unlessyou putthem inbuckets.”-- Bob CargillBob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  5. 5. How to Create Lists on TwitterFirst, goto your“Lists”page.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  6. 6. How to Create Lists on TwitterClick on the“Create list”button.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  7. 7. How to Create Lists on TwitterGive your lista name anddescription……and mark yourlist either publicor private.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  8. 8. How to Create Lists on TwitterTo add someoneto your list, goto his or herprofile, click onthe silhouette,then click on“Add or removefrom lists” in thepull-downmenu.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  9. 9. How to Create Lists on TwitterAdd him orher to yourlists bychecking thecorrespondingcheckboxes.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  10. 10. How to Create Lists on TwitterView yourlist’smembers.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  11. 11. How to Create Lists on TwitterView all yourdifferent lists.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  12. 12. How to Create Lists on TwitterView yourlist’smembers’tweetsat-a-glance.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  13. 13. How to Create Lists on TwitterAdd columns of your lists in TweetDeck for the sake of convenience and efficiency.www.anewmarketingcommentator.comBob Cargill
  14. 14. How to Create Lists on TwitterMy list ofmarketing,advertising, PRand socialmedia agencieson Twitter.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  15. 15. How to Create Lists on TwitterMy list ofnonprofitorganizationson Twitter.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  16. 16. How to Create Lists on TwitterMy biggest list,my list ofBoston-areamediaon Twitter.Bob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  17. 17. • Go to your “Lists” page.• Click on the “Create list” button.• Give your list a name and description.• Mark your list either public or private.• To add someone to your list, go to his or her profile,click on the silhouette, then click on “Add or removefrom lists” in the pull-down menu.• Add him or her to your lists by checking thecorresponding checkboxes.How to Create Lists on TwitterBob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com
  18. 18. • 30+ Years or Experience as a Marketing Professional• The New England Direct Marketing Association’s Direct Marketer ofthe Year in 2009• Over 40 Awards for Copywriting, Creative Direction and Social Media• Gold from NEDMA for Blog in 2006• Gold from NEDMA for Best Tweets in 2010• Frequent Speaker at Industry Events and Elsewhere• Past President of the New England Direct Marketing Association (‘99-’00) and Two Toastmasters Clubs• Graduate of Leadership MetroWest’s Leadership Academy (‘92)Blog http://www.anewmarketingcommentator.comTwitter http://www.twitter.com/cargillcreativeFacebook http://www.facebook.com/cargillcreativeLinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/in/bobcargillYouTube http://www.youtube.com/bobcargillPinterest http://www.pinterest.com/bobcargillBob CargillBob Cargill www.anewmarketingcommentator.com