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Twitter For Beginners: 5 Simple Rules

Twitter-BirdI am not going to list 80 ways to use Twitter.  At least not yet.  But I will give a few helpful hints about what you want to accomplish by using this tool.  It’s not terribly complicated, but for some it’s not only hard to figure out what to tweet, but it’s hard to figure out what the goal behind that tweet should be.  So here is a list of goals each tweet should attempt to accomplish.  It doesn’t need to be all, but it should be some.

  1. Communicate with your customers.  Check out @yogijones, @foiledcupcakes, and @designsponge to see how these two small businesses and one very big blog use Twitter to engage and communicate with their followers.