I’ve been telling a lot of people about twitter lately, so I thought I’d broach the topic as to what makes Twitter so great.
For me, Twitter has been WAY more effective in helping me find and connect with individuals with similar interests than anything else. More effective than if I had actually been looking for them.
That’s part of the beauty of Twitter. It happens organically. I am constantly finding more people to follow that “speak my language”, and/or are interested in the same things I am.
There is minimal effort involved in the beginning, but once you start following a few people, you tend to just naturally find additional people to follow that add value. One thing I would suggest is to browse who other people are following, and check them out as well. I’ve found lots of great new people to follow this way.
I was definitely a naysayer at first, but this article was what caused me to give Twitter a second look and actually try it out:
Here’s an additional link to a good post about how twitter improved Truemors:
And a post with a link to a research report by Forrester on “microblogging” (PAID):
Of course, you can follow me on Twitter as well at: http://twitter.com/kliza23Read More