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What do you have to tell the world in 140 characters? With this guide, you'll figure out what to say as you use Twitter to enrich your life and your business. It walks you through all the opportunities available with this social networking tool. You'll quickly gain a strong understanding of the Twitter landscape and begin tweeting like a pro.
Get down to the basics — figure out how to find your friends, invite them to Twitter, and start communicating with them in public and in private
Follow and be followed — determine how to search for thesorts of people you want to follow and how you can startcommunicating with them in a way that makes sense
Put Twitter into high gear — learn all the ways that you can interact with the Twitter interface, from desktop clients tomobile phone tricks to shorthand commands
Cultivate your presence — explore the different ways in which people, businesses, not-for-profits, and other organizations can use Twitter
Make it work — take advantage of the many resources that are useful in getting Twitter to work best for you
Open the book and find:
How to sign up, pick a name, and invite contacts
Tips for sending private messages
Steps for building a company relationship
Tricks of the Twitter gurus
Ways to share your tweets through social networking
All about staying on the cutting edge of Twitter
Techniques for finding your tweet voice
How to connect with people and make new friends
Sign up, navigate the interface, and make connections
Make your tweets unique
Use the latest shortcuts and tools
Promote your business or cause with Twitter
Michael E. Gruen assists startup companies to get off the ground with the help of cutting-edge technologies.
Leslie Poston is founder of Uptown Uncorked, a firm offering training and consulting on social media marketing.
I'm just trying to get up-to-date with "Twitter" and this is NOT the book.
Like all the "for Dummies" books I have read I highly recommend this book for those looking to make the plunge into the exciting world of Twitter.
Here's a great book - easy to read and understand that clearly explains the what why where when and how to use Twitter: what more could you want?
I have just started Twittering. Being relatively new to all the jargon, the book may have been written "for dummies" but I needed a book for REALLY dummies with more... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Richard cashion
Found it wordy and many times confusing. Not very helpful.Published 5 months ago by William Fitzgerald
I was mystified by Twitter before.I read this book. Now I feel comfortable and am having a great time on Twitter. I even spruced up my page [...]Published 8 months ago by Terry Hueffed
The book is okay. I'm certainly not a dummy, but the authors sure do repeat a lot of the same unusable information over and over. Read morePublished 10 months ago by embrlady
I have been a digital holdout-toward Twitter. Then I discovered that nobody was visiting my website for my book, The Kwanzaa Coloring Book. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Steven C. Thedford