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Top 10 Twitter Mistakes


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Top 10 Twitter Mistakes

  1. 1. Top 10 Twitter Mistakes Slideshow Series Internet Marketing Top 10 MistakesSyndicated Riches is one of the DataPlex Technologies Family of Websites
  2. 2. Mistake #1: Quantity over Quality Contrary to popular belief, the number of followers on Twitter is not a direct measure of success. Balance quantity and quality for best results.
  3. 3. Mistake #2: Auto-Follow Back While it’s nice to reciprocate, automatically following everyone who follows you results in a lot of spam and makes it difficult to interact meaningfully.
  4. 4. Mistake #3: Auto Direct Messaging Make real connections, not automated ones.
  5. 5. Mistake #4: A Vanilla Profile Create a great first impression. Customize your Twitter profile. Send Google the right social signals!When creating your social profiles, always use the same profile across the social networks. It is alsoimportant to create a Gravatar account using this same profile. Google and other search engines lookfor “social signals” to determine what is the most popular content, which in turn will affect rankings. TheGravatar account will help Google associate you as an author with your websites and internet activity.
  6. 6. Mistake #5: Taking Extended Breaks Don’t leave your audience hanging when you have to be away from Twitter.
  7. 7. Mistake #6: The Same Time Each Day Mix it up and connect with your followers in different time zones.
  8. 8. Mistake #7: Not Responding to @s Twitter labels the @ mentions tab as “Connect” for a reason. Connect with your audience that is already talking to you.
  9. 9. Mistake #8: No Personality Tweets No corporate smugness required. Have fun and show personality in your tweets.
  10. 10. Mistake #9: Stingy with Retweets Share the love and share great tweets with your followers. It builds connections and brings great stuff to your audience.
  11. 11. Mistake #10: Taking vs Giving It may sound cliché, but ask not what Twitter can do for you, ask what you can do for Twittier.
  12. 12. Slideshow SeriesTop 10 Twitter Mistakes Internet Marketing Top 10 Mistakes We hope you benefited from this presentation. Be sure to check out the other slideshows in this series. Distribution of this material is strictly forbidden. Portions copyright © 2012 by DataPlex Technologies. Syndicated Riches is one of the DataPlex Technologies Family of Websites