Twitter is one of the most popular social networking site around the world. Generally, twitter is microblogging. It is a microblogging website by which you can express your thinking, feeling, product review within 140 characters. You can not cross the limit. So, you have to be tricky while tweeting, because of this limited characters. It makes Twitter an interesting and popular site. If you are new to twitter. These top ten tips are going to help you very much.
1. Tweeting on rich keyword:
Tweeting on rich keyword will help you to promote your profile as well as your business. If you are hesitated with your tweeting topic, then you should be a little bit wise. You can tweet on recent political news, useful information, tips and tricks, sports update and relevant quotations. Twitter is all about being creative, tricky and useful. People will love your tweets, if you can make twists into your tweets. Here, selection of the perfect word and having the sense of humor are the most important things. Some great tweets will definitely help you to grow up your business through Twitter.
2. Use Hashtags:
People who are new to Twitter, usually do not know about Hashtags. Hashtags are one of the most important and amazing options which has been introduced by Twitter. Now Facebook is also using Hashtags as it is so much popular. Prefacing a word with this symbol (#) creates a hashtag. It uses to emphasize on a definite keyword.
For example, if you were tweeting about Brazil, you can write #Brazil to emphasize on Brazil. You can also see the other tweets about Brazil which were twitted by other twitter users, by clicking On #Brazil. So, Anybody searching for #Brazil, will see your tweet about Brazil also. That is why you can gather more and more followers by using hashtags effectively.
3. Create your Own hashtag:
Use your brain and create some new hashtags. You can create some new hashtags which have not been used before. When you create a hashtag, you have to remember that if the hashtag contains several word there should be no space. For example, if you want to use –“India vs Pakistan” as a hashtag. You have to write #IndiavsPakistan. There must not be any space. If you can create a brand new hashtag which has not used before, your tweet should be the only one on the relevant page of your invented hashtag. Thus ,you can increase your follower if you can attract people by your new hashtags.
4. Do not use too many hash tags:
While using hashtags you should be aware of using too many hashtags in a single tweet. To me using several hashtags n a single tweet is like a hotchpotch. This does not look fair and eye-catching. Meanwhile, it creates pain into our eyeball. Twitter suggests users not to use more than two hashtags in a tweet as it makes a pain to read. I will suggest you to use two effective hashtag to promote your tweet. Only use hastags which are relevant to your topic.
5. Make your profile interesting:
Upload a profile picture to your twitter profile. Show your face. Twitter users will feel comfortable to see your real profile picture. You should also set a header photo to your twitter profile. It must be a jpg, png or gif file. Upload a clear picture and pick up a great name. you can also use a nick name. Add your location and website under your profile picture. If you have no website, then don’t think about it. But you can use your facebook profile’s url, if you want to get some facebook friends through twitter. You can also personalize your profile’s background. So, use a cool background image to present your cool personality.
6. Make your ‘Bio’ eye-catching:
Make your bio eye-catching and professional. You have to bear in mind that you can write your biography up to 160 characters. So, you have to write your biography shortly and to the point. People will follow you by reading your Bio, so that you have to make it interesting too. You can make a nice complement about yourself. You should write a smart biography because it represents your personality and people will get a clear concept about you. So, make a dashing and interesting biography.
7. Post photos on twitter:
Who does not like a tweet with a relevant photo? You should post photos, related to your topics. This may increase the value of your tweets. It also attracts people and encourages them to see your tweet. You can use several Applications to upload photos. Now a days Twipic is a popular application for sharing photos on twitter. With twipic, you can upload photos, tag them from your computer as well as your mobile phone device. It is a free application.
8. Use the @ sign:
@ tag is used for giving a reply. @ is used to address someone name. To give a reply , you have to preface his twitter name with an @ sign. You can also check all replies to any of your tweet by clicking on @connect, which is located at the home bar.
9. Invest some time:
You can be a twitter celebrity. All you have to do is invest some time. You have to be patient also. Update daily, if it is possible. Some twitter users who may unfollow you because of your inactivity. One thing you should recall in mind that updating daily is important but do not over-do it. People not only will unfollow you due to your inactivity but also for tweeting too much . Reply to people, Make some good tweets . Soon you will get some followers.
10. Choose the best time for tweeting:
Statistics shows that Posting links to twitter between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. ET (or 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. PT) will give you the highest click rank. On the other hand, posting a tweet with a lnk after 8:00 p.m. should be avoided. You can publish your link at exactly the mentioned time. Thus you can get a maximum number of traffic to your website in a minimum time. So, you have got the most valuable information that will help you to promote your tweets as well as your business.