Tag Archives: Twitter

Twitter Tip of the Day: Engage with the Engagers

Want to get more engagement on Twitter? Make sure you’re connecting with those that already engage with your tweets. It’s easy to get caught up thinking about how to get noticed by some influential user we’d like to have share … Continue reading

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Getting a Boost from Becky’s Twitter Tips

I’ve been tweeting for over three years now, and have sent well over 20,000 tweets from my various accounts. Clearly I like Twitter and have placed a priority on it. When I saw that Becky Robinson had published an ebook … Continue reading

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10 Reasons I Tweet [Twitter Tips Day 1]

I downloaded Becky Robinson’s ebook, 31 Days of Twitter Tips, shortly after it came out this summer.  But summer with vacations and work crammed into the times I was here didn’t seem conducive to starting Becky’s daily tips. Settled into … Continue reading

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Social Capital Inc. Blog: Engaging with Foundations and Network Weaving

I was surprised to learn from a recent Center for Effective Philanthropy survey how few of my nonprofit colleagues are using social media to engage with funders. Several foundation leaders followed with thoughtful articles on the subject, so I thought … Continue reading

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Sweet 16: Tips to Build Your Twitter Following

Wrapping up a recent Intro to Social Media workshop, I was pleased that participants were convinced that Twitter is a useful tool for accomplishing their goals, understood some of the basic mechanics, and were eager to get started. Yet there … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Keep Up With Tweets

“How do you read all those tweets?” is a question I get a lot from Twitter newbies. So I chuckled when reading Becky’s post on 12 minute media on this subject. My first response when getting this question in a workshop … Continue reading

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Boston Globe Features Social Job Search

Yesterday, I picked up the Sunday Boston Globe and was surprised to see this feature story: As thrilled as I’m sure Dave Cutler was to be featured here in my Post of the Week, I’d have to say this Globe … Continue reading

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Why I Tweet…10,000 Times!

In the beginning, it was peer pressure that nudged me onto Twitter. I’d heard buzz about it, and my curiosity was piqued when I heard mention that many Members of Congress and commentators were Tweeting around that year’s State of … Continue reading

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