A new study came out recently showing that Twitter has reached 500 million users. It’s clear: everyone loves Twitter. This is great news for you, the Twitter marketer. Once you know where your audience is, you can target that audience with targeted marketing materials. That sounds good on paper, but you must tread carefully. The reason Twitter is so popular is because it is a community where people go to share thoughts and ideas. They don’t go to Twitter to be sold to and they certainly didn’t go to receive any spam. So how do you handle twitter marketing so that you can crack into this veritable cornucopia of prospects and customers? You do it by being social on the Twitter social network.
If you haven’t used Twitter for online marketing purposes, you may be missing out on some serious market share. With everyone so focused on Facebook, many people don’t realize that Twitter is not far behind the social giant in popularity and scope. If Facebook can gain your business more exposure and sales, Twitter can do the same, only it might do it better. Let’s take a look at Twitter, how the social platform has changed over the years and how to use it today to take your online marketing efforts to new heights.
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If you’re new to online marketing & haven’t quite figured out how to use Twitter.com (or you dont’ know what it is): I’ve got some good & bad news…
I’ll give you the good news first: In just a little while I’ll be live giving away an ebook that explains exactly how to get started on Twitter. This is designed for newer people who don’t want to hear about complicated marketing theory or a bunch of technical mumbo jumbo.
This weeks show ran over an hour and a half. It was a great show and the viewers sent in a lot of really good questions. I spent the first part of the show talking about Twitter and how to use Twitter for marketing. I did a live demonstration of sending a Tweet, how to find followers in your niche and how to use TwitPic to engage your followers on Twitter. You can watch the recording here: