Twitter is most important and powerful social media tool for improvement of personal or business accounts. It works magically to drive traffic to your website. You need to polish your twitter account with these tips. Twitter is not only for celebrities or for big shots. Twitter is also a very flexible social media tool for business.
How to get followers in Twitter?
We are not celebrities to get instant followers soon after creating twitter account. It takes time. It’s hard to get 50 followers at the very initial stage. After 50 followers few twitter strategies can brings you more followers slowly.
Here is my Twitter insights from 21-12-2017:
Am not very consistent on twitter. Soon after I realise the importance, I started concentration form 21-12-2017 and maintained my insights for next plan of action and what strategies really works out. Before going into the topic here is My Twitter Insights.
I have 47 followers from 2016 to 21st dec 2017. Here are the insights upto 4th Jan 2018. You can see how I increased my twitter followers in these 17 day of time. Not every time your followers increases, Sometime, few followers will unfollows you for their reasons. You can find it out in my insights. Upto 28th Dec, I have 193 followers and by 29th Dec, my followers reduced to 188 and then to 183 to the next day. You will have ups and downs every time. This is because you followed wrong person who are not in your field.
Now let us know, how to improve Twitter followers:
1. Give Perfect Bio:
Like Instagram, You need to give a perfect bio which helps your visitors to know about you. Bio defines you. Give a brief bio so that it’s easy to find who are you.
What does perfect Bio should have?
- Good and visible Profile Picture
- Your Designation
- Tag your company twitter handle with “@”
- Mention your Talents or your hobbies
- Separate them with “|”
- Mention Your State and Country
- Link to your blog (or) linkedIn (or) to your company Website
2. Daily Interaction
This really works to get more followers. You post should be relevant to your professional life. If you are a digital marketer, Post it about Digital Marketing, If you are Animator, Post about Animation, If you are a Sports man, Post regarding Sports. This brings you more followers. As am a Digital marketer + Animator. I generally post regarding these two things. Am more consistent from last 28 days, this brought me good followers and more twitter impression. I really surprised after seeing my Twitter Analytics. I have gained 29.2k Impressions over 28 days period with 1.1K Impressions per day.
Have a look on my twitter analytics over 28 days period:
3. Find your Clients:
If you are using twitter for your business accounts, It’s important to find your clients of your interest. Now, how to find clients or interested person you want to follow. Use 3rd party tool like FollowerWonk to find your client or the person you interested to follow for your industry. Go to the Link, Click on “Search Bios” Type your interested field or industry, Select “Twitter profiles” (or) “Twitter bios” and click on “Do It”
4. Use Relevant Hashtags:
Hashtags plays important role in getting followers. Use relevant hashtags for your post. Instagram and twitter users can see the benefits of hashtags. This helps you to get more followers in mins than you expected. Most important thing, Use recently used Hashtags to reach out more customers. Here is the example
Here you can see, Recently Used Hashtags about #ContentMarketing. 260 Tweets regarding Content Marketing in last hour and 120 Tweets regarding #Content. These recently used hashtags can brings out more interaction on your tweet and followers as you expected.
5. Use Images with your posts:
If your tweet wants more interactions, and to reach fast as soon as it can? Then post it with relevant image. Now let’s see how it works magically. Here is the post tweeted on 20th Dec and got 2644 Impressions at the end of the day.
6. Who Should you follow:
Common Question for Beginners. If you are new to twitter, You have a little confusion that who should you follow. We, generally follow, celebrities, Film makers, Sportsmans. But if are in business field, you need to have a different followers in your twitter account. Here is the few elements you should follow.
7. Follow atleast 50 members per day:
By using followerWonk Tool, follow atleast 50 members of your relevant field members. Do you know what’s interesting? They will follow you back not all 50 members, atleast 20 of them will follow you back. No other social media works like this. But twitter works magically here.
8. Do you want follow back?
If you follow 50 members a day, atleast 15-20 members will follow you back. Still want more?
- Use trending hashtags of the day,
- Use latest hashtag which was used 1 hour before
- Retweet their tweets
- Pin your most important tweet to top
Make them Aware:
If you’re following someone from your field, make them know through tweet (with their name) or through message. Prefere tweet than messaging personally. Tweeting them can brings you, some more followers to you. Here are the few examples to thank them after following you back.
Start Conversation or Tag them:
To get more attention, invite them in your tweet by tagging them with a question you want to ask. Or start conversation by tagging them. Or say thanks, if you learnt something from them. Here is the example. I tag Sorav Jain in my post because, I have learnt Digital marketing and going to learn paid course in this year.
This tweet brought me 5 followers and Sorav retweet mine by saying thanks you.
8. Twitter works with this formula:
Do twitter have any success formula to get more engagments? I say Yes!
Don’t use twitter for fun. If you want more followers, if you want more enguagment, if you want more views, then you need to follow this formula.
- 60% – Educate or Information
- 20% – Inspire
- 10% – Promotions
- 10% – Personal
I seriously follow this formula to get more engagement and impressions.
60% Informations: I Regularly share my views regarding Digital Marketing. I post 5 to 10 times a day.This helps me to get followers as well as post impressions.
10% Promotions: I promote when I publish blog.
9. Promote your twitter account.
We have many ways to promote your twitter presence in these days. Lets see what are those.
- Mention it presence in visiting card
- Mention it in your Social Media Posts (Facebook, LinkedIn)
- Through your presence
- Through mails
- In blogs written by you
10. Post it Twice:
Yeah! Post it twice with difference in sentence formation. If you want traffic to your website, you need to follow this. Post the same URL with unique sentence formation than before one. If you posted today, Give a gap of 2 days and post it again. You will definitely get traffic by using this tip.
Now, It’s your turn to polish your account with these instructions.
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