Tweet With Me! My List of Twitter Tips from A to Z

  A 140 character message. It’s not a lot… and yet it is. B ios are short – make it count! Add a link to your opt-in freebie and collect sign-ups on every platform you can, including Twitter. C onnect with others in real time using a Twitter chat. Set a regular time and date [...]

Twitter Lists are Like Gold – Are You Using Them Right?

  So you’ve amassed a small army of followers on Twitter. Congratulations! I know this can sometimes be hard work, but with consistent effort you now see how it can pay off. And now you’re following a bunch of people. Your Twitter feed is starting to look like the mall at holiday time, packed with [...]

Easy, Tweakable, Profitable Social Media Strategies

  What’s your social media strategy? Do you have one? Even if it’s a few simple rules you have set up for yourself, do you follow it? Using social media without a strategy is simply noise, social media WITH a strategy is where the money is. Stop making noise, start making money. Today. This week. [...]

  What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of “Social Media”? Do you think… “It’s only for twenty-somethings ‘selfies’.” “Facebook is the only way I keep up with my grandkids!” “Instagram…Insta-what?” “Tweet, twits, it’s just too much at once!” Actually internet users over the age of 55 are driving the [...]

Twitter and Hashtags

  I’ve been talking a lot lately about why I love Twitter and to really get you in the game I wanted to follow it up with a post about hashtags. What is a hashtag? A hashtag is a word or short phrase (with no spaces or punctuation) that follows the # sign. Where can [...]

Eight Ways to Establish Yourself as an Expert on Twitter

  Last week I talked about how you can get started with Twitter, and how to manage your account. This week I want you to start using Twitter to declare your expert status! With Twitter you can reach people you might never have access to all over the world. You have conversations with people from [...]

It’s Time to Talk About Twitter

I love Twitter. I didn’t always! It wasn’t more than a year or so ago that I was whining that Twitter takes up a lot of time, and I wasn’t seeing any real results. Some business friends called me out on it, said that basically Twitter is the great equalizer, you can tweet directly to [...]