New users are signing up at the rate of 300,000 per day. That is a lot of users! This shows that twitter is growing rapidly. With the number of tweets averaging 55 million tweets a day, it is important to filter tweets and make the most of the information being shared on twitter. Most of the twitter users need some guidance to do that. I hope this guide will help them out.
I’m an active twitter user and I follow all the twitter articles being shared online. This is a list of the best twitter articles which were published in 2010.
This list is really huge and that is why I have created content navigation, so that you can jump directly to the topic that interests you.
This is one of the best guides for twitter beginners. It is a step by step learning material for people who are not able to understand the concept of twitter. This guide was intended for moms, but anybody can use this guide, because the language is simple and the guide is full of helpful illustrations. In short, it is a really beautiful twitter guide book. This guide is full html, therefore, it can be easily translated to many languages using google translate.
There’s nothing difficult about heading to Twitter and creating an account to represent your business. What is difficult is knowing what kind of account you want to create and the voice you’ll be using with it. A twitter account can be used to promote products or build reputation or maybe only for personal reasons. What we want to do depends on what we want to get from this twitter account.
Many Twitter users are not able to gain reputation because they are not able to build trust. Engaging in intelligent conversations is the best way to build trust, gain followers and establish yourself as a guru online.
Twitter Giants are but human. You cannot expect them to be super heros and read all the tweets in seconds. They have to filter their tweets and read only a selected number. So, don’t stalk them or attack them because they haven’t paid attention to your tweets. It is not because they don’t care, it is because they don’t have enough time.
Everybody talks about “followers” or “retweets”, but, only a few of them talk about engagement and conversation. Building followers and retweets can be easy. But, building a community is a whole other thing. It revolves around building better relations with your followers.
Twitter status are great information pieces. Each and every status can be important to a certain person. Similarly, you can get feedback on products you want to buy through some cool twitter search tricks. If you monitor these tweets, you will be able to find the best deals and products.
Marketing on Twitter requires a bit of a shift in your mindset. Twitter is all about simple conversations; you can’t use press releases, marketing copy and other one-way communication tactics and expect results. Customers want interaction—with you and with each other. Tweeting is one-to-one, with the benefit of being in a public space where other customers may overhear your conversation and interact with each other on your behalf.
Facebook vs Twitter: The war is still going. But, this time facebook is winning hands on. According to the stats, twitter marketing has become less effective and the tweets have become more spammy. Do you agree?
Measuring success on Twitter has everything to do with goals. This article will show you how to create a potential Twitter marketing strategy that will help you become more productive and successful using Twitter for business.
A very interesting article about how twitter’s marketing will become less effective in the days to come because of the increasing number of users following multiple twitter accounts. So, will Twitter die as a marketing platform in the near future. I hope it doesn’t.
In order to create an effective twitter marketing campaign, you need to understand the social psychology. You have to become a social media expert and build a community. Making a more intimate connection through twitter will help you build better customer relations and increase sales (because as a customer, you would always prefer buying from a person you already know).
Being Unfollowed is not a good thing. But, you can prevent future unfollows, if you know the ones who are unfollowing you, then you can ask them as to why they unfollowed you and learn something from the conversation.
A person can have a million followers, but they are not really followers. They are composed of people who are following but not interacting and people who are actually taking part in the conversation. The number of organic followers is a very small percentage of your actual followers. The actual influence of a twitter user should be measured by the number of organic followers, because they are the ones that retweet and interact. So, twitter follower count is of no use, but the important peice is of data is the number of organic followers.
A research paper published by known as the “The Million Follower Fallacy,” a term that comes from work by Adi Avnit. According to her paper – influence is not proportional to the number of followers. A higher follower count doesn’t guarantee higher influence. Retweets and mentions, which measure the audience responsiveness to a user’s tweets, do not correlate strongly with number of followers.
Social media is much more than a way to stay connected and to have fun: it’s a way to market yourself, your business, and your products and services. By establishing a presence on the social Web, you can gain virtually unlimited exposure to your target audience without incurring the higher costs associated with traditional marketing campaigns
A great list of twitter tools and applicants you should be aware of. The applications and tools are segregated into Twitter General Apps, Twitter Mobile Apps, Twitter Adobe AIR Platform Apps, Twitter Search Apps, Twitter Statistics Apps, Real Time Tweets Interface Apps and Twitter Browser Add-ons. These Twitter Apps are websites which have built-in scripts that complement Twitter and also some other social networking sites. These are the best applications that could prove really handy to anyone who wants to get benefited by twitter.
There are a number of applications designed to take your tweets and turn them into information you can use to support better health and increased happiness. These 17 apps can really bring happiness and health to your life.
The key to optimizing your Twitter experience is to take advantage of its hashtag resource which links related topics together with a simple # at the beginning of a word, acronym or phrase. For those who are just starting out, here are 35 twitter hashtags for PR Pros.
50 special ed teachers and experts on Twitter who may be worth your while. The list is sorted into teachers, advocates and groups and tools, all geared toward education, support and special needs kids.
Branding your tweets is important because it helps in brand awareness. This is a simple how to article, where you will understand how you can brand your tweets using a very popular paid twitter tool named MarketMeTweet.
Some really cool twitter backgrounds for inspiration:
A great set of beautifully and artistically crafted twitter background designs that might inspire you to create one of your own.
Stalking your competition couldn’t have been easier without twitter. With the help of twitter, you can get a lot of information about the daily activities of your competition. Maybe, if you dig deeper, you might get hold of some trade secrets which may help you in developing an edge over your competition.
Some amazing case studies of renowned brands such as Dell, Pepsi, Levi’s and Intel which gives some interesting insight as how to use twitter for business marketing. It will help you bring business to your company and increase sales.
You can easily track people’s activities using twitter. But without the right resources, those conversations will fall through the cracks. Maximize your Twitter account’s klout and use contests, directories, and monitoring services to make sure your tweets reach as many people as possible.
Like it or not, social media is here to stay — at least for a while. More importantly, if you are not using the various social media tools that are available to grow your freelance business, you are missing out on a prime opportunity. Some of these tips might open doors for you and your online business.
Is your twitter strategy failing? It’s time to think over and see where you are going wrong. Some simple things if left out can make a huge difference to your twitter campaign. Engaging and making a connection with your readers is very important for your twitter campaign to succeed.
Advertising on Twitter
Twitter offers 3 types of advertising – Promoted Trends, Promoted Tweets and Promoted Accounts. Twitter Advertising has the potential to become a very useful and targeted advertising for advertisers
Can Advertising on twitter beat Pay Per Click Advertising: the answer is hard to get because only time can tell which one is better. But, twitter advertising is showing better results than the banner ads displayed on the web.
A really useful and constantly updated guide on twitter advertising. It gives an in-depth explanation about each product that twitter has to offer. The Start Advertising section will also allow you to set a budget, choose run dates and even target locations.
This is a blend of having fun and learning. Twitter chats can be used for networking, sharing knowledge as well as talking about topics you like. Twitter Parties are best for having fun and doing some networking along with it.
Best Twitter Articles of Blog Godown
List of the best twitter articles of Blog Godown published in 2010
8 Traits of a Twitter Champion Twitter Champions are the most influential lot, they are trendsetters and it would not be wrong to say that they control the way twitter is being used. So, if you know what they do, you might also reach where they are now.