It’s been a while since I’ve written anything about twitter. I figured I’d put together a short list of useful tools that are actually worth using.
SocialBro & HootSuite – Start here
Find people who don’t follow you/are inactive – So you can clear out the deadwood
1 = Best…
Find out when your followers are online – So you know when is best to Tweet
Find out when you’re tweeting – To see if it matches the above..
Find out where your followers are geographically – So you know where they are
Use with http://trendsmap.com/ to tweet relevant topics..
Get inspiration for your FF tweets
Auto-post from Blog to Twitter
Normal Tweet Scheduling
Dynamic Tweet Scheduling
A bit more advanced but you can use tweetspinner to generate tweets using key word lists so that you can say the same thing lots of times but differently.
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