Join Bobby Owsinski for an in-depth discussion in this video Twitter basics, part of Twitter for Musicians and Bands.
Twitter is a social platform that allows you can communicate with others in short.…140 character messages called tweets, like this one here.…You can think of it as a broadcast service, where your tweet is available…for the world to see, but the ones that directly see it are your followers.…Which are people who've decided that they like what you really have to say.…These are sometimes called tweeps, which is short for Twitter and peeps.…Whenever you tweet your…followers will see your tweet in a timeline on the Twitter page.…You can also tweet directly to a person who is…following you, which is called a Direct Message or DM.…
You do this by placing a capital D and M at the beginning of your tweet.…If you like a tweet that you see, you can spread the…word to your followers by retweeting, or RT, like this one here.…When you sign up for a free Twitter account you get to select…your screen name.…This usually comes after the at sign, so…as an example my Twitter name is @bobbyowsinski.…When you see a tweet that starts with someone's screen name,…
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- Filling out your Twitter profile
- Crafting a promotional tweet
- Using the correct keywords as hashtags
- Sharing photos, songs, and videos
- Scheduling tweets
- Using Chirpify for sales
- Measuring Twitter performance