Guest Post from United Minds

This Monday's Crowd1 blog post is a guest post from United Minds. Enjoy!

How to boost you Twitter presence

If you want to make people listen to what you have to say, Twitter is your go to tool.

The use of Twitter for business is more prominent than ever before. It's no longer an option to advertise your business on Twitter; it's the norm these days. When it comes to marketing your company, Twitter sure is a powerful tool. It is beneficial for networking, staying current with your industry, boosting your company's visibility, and communicating with the subjects and people that are important to you.

Having a large, engaged, and well-targeted Twitter following can be extremely beneficial to your business. One of the most effective methods is to become more active. Follow other people who are sharing similar content and interact with them on a regular basis.

Increasing the rate of your Twitter posts can result in faster follower development, therefore it's vital to analyze your posting frequency and how you can enhance it. Be careful not to overdo it; remember, quality trumps quantity!

Top 3 quick tips to boost your Twitter presence

  1. Limit your hashtags. Use no more than 1-2 hashtags per post.
  2. Pique people's interest Post things that will make the crowd interested in your company; never irritate them by forcing your message on them.
  3. Make use of pictures. Twitter doesn't have to be stiff and boring; it can be fun! To brighten the mood, use bright images and GIFs.