Posts on Getting Started


Decide What to Tweet About

   I Tweet most often about one of three things: 1. Links to other pages with my commentary, which may either be my own material or something else I've found interesting. 2. Ideas I'm floating. …

Develop Your Follow Strategy

   People will follow you before long. Here's my strategy for deciding who to follow back: when anyone follows me, I look at the first page of their tweets. If I find something particularly useful to me, I follow them. …

Explore Twitter Hashtags and Users

   Engage people outside your normal circle. The Rule of Ten says that if you follow someone on Twitter who has more than 10x your followers, chances fade that they'll follow you and (more importantly) engage with you later. …


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