Social Media Etiquette: 40 Tips to Not be a Twit on Twitter

twitter dont be a twitWhat is a Twit? It’s not the same exact thing as a tweet although it’s sometimes referred to as one. Is it a person? Is it short for Twitter? Is it a tweet gone viral? Or a tweet gone bad. Or neither? 

Twitter can be overwhelming for newbies to social media and even veterans of the online marketing world.

Understanding the social ecosystem you are jumping and tweeting into is critical for success. How do you know what is proper etiquette? How can you join the conversation and become a valuable, contributing member of the community as soon as possible?

In this episode of the Social Zoom Factor podcast, I share 40 behaviors to avoid when using Twitter for business. With these tips the chances are quite high you will avoid being a “twit” all together!

Episode Highlights

  • 40 tips to not be a twit on Twitter
  • Why you must be human and authentic
  • Why you must read the content behind all links you tweet
  • Establishing trust and authority
  • Why you must never tweet when you are mad or upset

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About the Author:

CEO / Founder Marketing Nutz, full service social media, digital marketing, experiential brand, conversion optimization agency. Ranked by Forbes as Top 10 Social Media Women and 10 Social Media Power Influencer. Keynote speaker, author, strategist, consultant, coach, & trainer. Helps businesses of all sizes integrate social media into the DNA of their business, connect with target audiences to nurture authentic customer relationships. 15+ years experience working with Fortune 500, Franchised corporations with 4000+ local franchises to entrepreneurs and startups.

One Comment

  1. Mike Godleman August 26, 2014 at 9:07 pm

    I guess my top tip would be to listen and learn from the best Twitter communities out there, first, before wading in – it will be a lesson in humility and your digital lifesaver!

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