Tag Archives: Twitter

How to Use Twitter Lists to Get Traffic for Your Web Site

If you’re hoping to monetize your blog, and nobody knows you’re posting great content there, you may as well not bother writing at all. I don’t say that to be mean, but it is important to understand that, as the … Continue reading

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Get More Twitter Followers (The Good Kind)

1. Don’t follow everyone. It’s okay if the number of people you’re following is LOWER than the number of tweets you’ve put out. While there are no hard and fast rules about how many people you follow, you probably don’t want to … Continue reading

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The Customer From Hell

The Customer From Hell I’m a hard-sell when it comes to customer service. I have pretty low expectations, and it bothers me when they’re not met. So let me get those expectations out in the open so you can see … Continue reading

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The Importance of Consistency in Social Media

Consistency has two arms. First is consistency of message, second is consistency of updates. Consistency of Message Consistency of message is sometimes referred to as “having a niche” but I find that “having a niche” means that you potentially lose … Continue reading

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Why Do You Care If People Unfollow You?

I’m on Twitter. I don’t auto-follow. I don’t care if you follow me. I don’t care if you unfollow me. Here’s why… A couple of months ago I started using an app called Qwitter. It purported to let me know … Continue reading

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Social Media Audience Engagement: Five Things You Need to Know

I was recently reminded (by tweets from marketing expert @alansee) that if you’re doing marketing, particularly when it comes to social media marketing, you have to stop thinking like your company, and start thinking like your customer. With the advent … Continue reading

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Trying Too Hard: Why Your Twitter Marketing is Failing

I wish every question was as simple to address as this one, but let me spell it out as clearly as I can: Your social media strategy on Twitter is failing because you don’t understand how social networks behave. Unless … Continue reading

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