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How to use Hootsuite

Updated 12 July 2018 Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 7: Bring your social media accounts together – using Hootsuite This lesson covers more than just Twitter and brings together all you have learnt from previous Twitter lessons. Hootsuite is a Social Media Management tool which helps you track and monitor your social media accounts. The free […]

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Twitter lists

Twitter lists

Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 6: Twitter Lists Twitter lists are fantastic. They’ve been around since 2009 and enable you to group together those you are following into market sectors. This helps you get more use of out Twitter by having an overview of what each market segment is up to. Lists are particularly important when using Twitter […]

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Twitter for small businesses

Twitter small business guide

I received an excellent email from Twitter this morning with a link to the Twitter Small Business Guide (UK).  It says a lot of things that I have been saying in my Twitter for Irish Software companies lessons and backs it up with facts and figures. It starts at the very beginning and explains what exactly […]

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How to decide who to follow on Twitter

Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 4: Who to follow on Twitter In lesson 1 I wrote about the types of companies Irish software companies should follow on Twitter. These include industry publications, competitors, analysts, partners, customers and of course, prospects. This lesson goes one step further. Here are 6 questions to ask yourself when deciding which accounts to […]

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12 Twitter tips for beginners

Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 3: Twitter tips Part of my work with software clients involves social media accounts set up followed by training on how to use it. Here are my top 12 Twitter tips I recommend to technology companies when getting started. They work just as well on Facebook and LinkedIn for that matter. […]

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Which Twitter strategy should you chose?

Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 2 You’ve set up your account, you’ve followed all the right people. Hopefully most have followed you back and now you’re getting new people following you. How do you decide who to follow back? Well the answer depends on the Twitter strategy you chose. Which Twitter strategy should you chose? At […]

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6 tips on who to follow on Twitter

Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 1: 6 tips on who to follow? This is the first in a series of blogs to help Irish software companies start using Twitter. You have set up your company’s account at last. And you have followed your favourite bands, sports teams and news programmes. So now what do you do? […]

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