7 Twitter Tips *you haven’t considered

Top Twitter Tips

Confused by Twitter?

This social network can seem like mayhem at times, however don’t let that stop you.

If it’s your goal to dive into Twitter, let’s get you started on the right foot.

Once you get the hang of it you’ll be tweeting like a pro.

Here are some Twitter Tips for you to get started.


1. Make a Twitter Specific Landing Page

Are you driving traffic from your twitter profile to your website? Consider making a Twitter specific page for anyone who find you on there. This is a great way to conduct surveys, giveaways or contests through your website in the future.

To change your Twitter profile link, click the gear icon on the top right of your Twitter page, and go to Settings. Then click Profile in the left sidebar.

2. Tell People Your Twitter Handle

Now that you’re rocking on Twitter, let people know how to connect with you on there. Throw your @Twitter handle up on your Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+ profile for maximum cross-benefit.

Also consider using it on your marketing material, e-mail signature,  business cards or just tattooing it on your forehead for maximum exposure.


3. Schedule Your Tweets like a pro

You can spend hours getting sucked in to the void online which is social media and never get any work done. Do yourself a favor and schedule out your Twitter feed for at least a few weeks.

You can use HootSuite, Buffer or others to take care of this.

4. Spy on Your Competition

Twitter offers lists. You can collect groups of people, businesses or celebrities and add them to a private list.

Track your competitors on a list and find out what they are sharing that gets retweets so you can hone your marketing for maximum impact.

5. Create a Hashtag Collection

If you are using Google Pay-Per-Click, you know which keywords are important to you. Find out what hashtags your customers are using on Twitter.

Use hashtags when running promos. Hashtags are a great way to tap into an already existing conversation online and potentially make your campaign go viral.

6. Don’t be Lame, Use Images to Tweet

Images go a long way on Twitter.

Use images as much as possible to stand out on Twitter.

To add a photo or other image, click the camera icon in the “Compose” box and choose a file.

7. Offer Twitter(xclusive) Coupons

Check out TwtQpon to offer coupons through Twitter.

Build up your followers by offering “Twitter Only” discounts that people need to follow you to get.

If you have something in demand, you’ll see your followers rise and rise.


What are your top twitter tips?