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Why no one follows you on Twitter
Just like converting a visitor on a website, you have very little time to convince someone to follow you on twitter. You may have a split second or less before the viewer has made up their mind. Below are a few do’s and don’t around twitter.
Before we start lets discuss the obvious, your bio:
Just like some advice on CV’s the idea of writing your bio in the 3rd person can seem a bit weird, especially in the informal yet professional realm of Social Media Channels. It is perceived as being pompous. Everyone knows you wrote it and if you didn’t then it is not a genuine social media.
Make sure your bio is accurate, simple and modest because it deals directly with people. If you can add an appropriate funny or tounge-in-cheeck, even better.
Now for our list of good ideas below which should help you gain more followers and help you not lose any either!