Google+

Social Media Tip Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Social Media Tip TuesdayWelcome to Social Media Tip Tuesday! Every Tuesday I post my top tips from Twitter from the past week. And this week I had a bit of a theme going, can you tell what my theme was? Keep reading for top blog, today in history, and Friday’s contest winner.

My top Twitter tips!

  1. Create a Twitter hashtag BEFORE your event#smtip
  2. Create engagement at your event with 15 sec Tout videos/testimonials #smtip
  3. Give attendees a bulleted list of benefits your event has so they can spread the word#eventmarketing#smtip
  4. Planning an event? Give a shout out to vendors/sponsors and a link back to their site in your recap blog. #smtip
  5. Social media is more than building relationships, it’s about nurturing them#smtip
  6. For events: Keep your hashtag short, promote it early and often, make it unique and limit it to one hashtag.#smtip

Top blog last week: 12 Ways to Get people to spread the word about your event

Today in history: In 1971, East Pakistan proclaimed its independence, taking the name Bangladesh

Winner from Fun Friday blog post: Unfortunately, no one got it right so no winner. Boo!

Send to Kindle
About Tracy Sestili

Tracy Sestili is CEO and Chief blogger at Social Strand Media. She is also the author of Taking Your Brand from the Bench to the Playing Field -- Social Media Fundamentals for Business.