Last week, I got 3,000 visitors from just a SINGLE tweet by a power user. Wow, can you imagine the power of that single tweet? Here’s how it happened I woke up one morning to check my statistics… WHAT? I got 3000 visitors in one day? Cool! I then hurriedly scanned my analytics to find out what was causing the huge spike in traffic. I discovered that a twitter power user, Jon Winokur @AdvicetoWriters, tweeted my blog post called 9 Confusing Confusions in English Grammar, which I published back in November 2010. Here’s the tweet When Jon tweeted my blog… Read More "How I Got 3000 Visitors from a Single Tweet by a Power User"
10 Ways to Improve Your Twitter
Update 2020: This post is now outdated and archived, but feel free to read it to remember what it was like. ? Twitter, as we all know, is a very popular and growing social media site. It only started in 2006 but it is very popular now (You should really try it out if you haven’t!). So if you are an active twitter user, here are 10 ways to improve your twitter, most of which you hadn’t done. 1. Block auto DMs and enable email notifications for DMs In case you didn’t know, DMs are Direct Messages. And they can… Read More "10 Ways to Improve Your Twitter"
A Beginner’s Guide to Getting the Most Out of Twitter
Update 2020: This post is now outdated and archived, but feel free to read it to remember what it was like. ? “What is this big thing, Twitter, all about?” “How could I benefit from it?” Well, twitter is very big now, and you have probably heard about it, but are still wondering what it is. This article is going to tell you what twitter is, how to get started, and how to benefit from twitter. So, now let me explain twitter…Ahem… What is twitter? 1. Twitter is like facebook, except simpler, cleaner, less complicated, and easier to use. 2.… Read More "A Beginner’s Guide to Getting the Most Out of Twitter"
The Top 5 Reasons I Use Twitter
In case you didn’t know, twitter is a popular social media tool that lets you connect with people. I stumbled upon twitter when it was getting more and more popular. I became very curious and created an account. At first, I did not know how to start off and just followed a few people. When I began using twitter more, I built more and more relationships on twitter. Soon, I began using twitter a lot. It brought good traffic to my blog. (At one point, twitter brought more than 100 visitors to my blog). Back to where we were –… Read More "The Top 5 Reasons I Use Twitter"
How I Designed My New Twitter Background
Update 2020: This post is now outdated and archived, but feel free to read it to remember what it was like. ? I recently redesigned my twitter profile. I have been on twitter for about four months already, but still did not have a twitter profile background image. Recently, John Chow got a new twitter background from twitterimage. I was reminded that I still had no background image and was inspired to do it. So, I decided to create one using photoshop as I am quite good at it. I downloaded John Chow’s background to measure where I should put… Read More "How I Designed My New Twitter Background"
The Fastest Twitter Client
Update 2020: This post is now outdated and archived, but feel free to read it to remember what it was like. ? Do you know twitter? The most popular mini-blogging website? If you do not know about it, go http://twitter.com and find out! Have you been using tweetdeck, one of the devices used to connect easily to twitter from your computer? Well, tweetdeck has a number of features, from refreshing itself and notifying you, to switching column places. But it has one disadvantage, that is, much usage of computer memory. If you are using twitter and want your computer to… Read More "The Fastest Twitter Client"