Twitter is nowadays one of the most powerful marketing tools, huge search engine, a place with millions of members and what’s more what you do on Twitter influences SEO of your websites. It is though important to know how to increase Twitter followers – by that I mean valuable followers, not just machine operated Twitter accounts, which very often send spam twits.
How to get more Twitter followers:
- Make sure that you are careful about automating Twitter too much. Don’t repeat the same message several times because it looks spammy. If you want to send information about the same website, change the message about it.
- Balance automation with personal engagement.
- Make sure that you keep integrity when acting in Twitter and various other social networks you belong to and participate in discussions. Remember that it isn’t difficult anymore to find out quickly what you write about in various other networks.
- Post valuable content. Mix educational, entertaining and inspiring content with the content of your own blog, any upcoming events, your achievements, thoughts and ideas, your market news and articles, helpful tools and applications, other valuable blogs.
- Participate in discussions on Twitter by:
- retweeting interesting content of others
- replying to posts which mention you or your blog/websites
- replying to other interesting messages posted by others.
If you follow these tips, you will be easily able to increase your Twitter followers. They work for me and for such Twitter users as SEOMOZ.
Watch this interesting 10 minute long video on how SEOMOZ was able to increase Twitter followers by 250%.
What other methods do you use to get more Twitter followers?