8 Simple Rules To Follow While Using Twitter?


Why Use twitter? Twitter is one of fastest growing social media platforms with 100,000,000+ active users and 230,000,000 tweets per day, why wouldn’t you want to be apart of this. Twitter is a great tool and every business owner should have this in the mix of their marketing tools.

Follow Us On TwitterI have been both the tweeter and tweetie and have seen the amazing effects it has had on our business. As a business you can use twitter to quickly share information, gather insight and conduct market research, or build relationships with people who care about your business.

When using twitter you should always remember to build your following, reputation, and customer’s trust with these 8 simple guidelines:

  • Share. Share photos and behind the scenes info about your business. Even better, give a glimpse of developing projects and events. Users come to Twitter to get and share the latest, so give it to them!
  • Listen. Regularly monitor the comments about your company, brand, and products.
  • Ask. Ask questions of your followers to glean valuable insights and show that you are listening.
  • Respond. Respond to compliments and feedback in real time
  • Reward. Tweet updates about special offers, discounts and time-sensitive deals.
  • Demonstrate wider leadership and know-how. Reference articles and links about the bigger picture as it relates to your business.
  • Champion your stakeholders. Retweet and reply publicly to great tweets posted by your followers and customers.
  • Establish the right voice. Twitter users tend to prefer a direct, genuine, and of course, a likable tone from your business, but think about your voice as you Tweet. How do you want your business to appear to the Twitter community?

                                                                    *Provided by Twitter 101

Twitter is a great tool and I believe every business should use this “free” resource and take advantage of connecting with your consumers. Your consumers are asking for News, Tips, and updates about your business so why not give it to them? The above information is not mandatory for success on twitter but it is a guideline to follow for the best results.