Tweet, Tweet…What’s It All About?

Twitter… what’s it all about?

Twitter has well and truly hit and is estimated to be the 2nd most used social networking site, with only the mighty Facebook having greater numbers of users. If you haven’t jumped on the band wagon yet, you may be wondering whether you should and if so how do you get started.

It’s free for anyone to sign up to and use and in 140 characters or less you can post a message (tweet) for the world to read which is powerful stuff, that’s why it’s something at Rooster Digital we are encouraging our clients to make sure they use as an essential part of their marketing mix.

How do you get started?

What do you write?

Who’s responsible for your tweets?

How important are your follower ratios?

What are hashtags and how do they work?

Can you brand your Twitter profile?

Are you going to need social media guidelines?

It may seem a bit of a minefield at first and as with anything, there have been incredible success stories but there have also been some nightmares as will of seen in the national press.

Rooster run work shops for companies wanting to understand the importance of social media to their business and can advise you on how to get started.

What are you waiting for? Get tweeting now and bring your marketing up to date!

Posted by Nick Bulfin on 25 Jul 2012