Twitter QuickTip #2 ~ Maximize Your @Replies

Do you simply hit the reply button when responding to tweets? If you do, it’s like having a semiprivate conversation. Your tweet will start with “@UserName” and your response will only be visible to the people who follow both you and the person to whom you responded. The same applies when you start tweets that include @Mentions with “@UserName”.…

Twitter QuickTip #1 ~ Use Hashtags

Are you using hashtags in all your tweets? If not, you’re pretty much just talking to yourself and a few diehard followers who haven’t lost your tweets amongst the thousands in their feed. Using hashtags takes the conversation to a broader audience, specifically those with an interest in the hashtag topic. Tweeting about small business…