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7 Twitter Tips to Help Keep You Sane and Grounded

Justin Hernandez | Posted 10.20.2014 | Technology
Justin Hernandez

In the time since I've joined Twitter, I have probably read just about every article about how to make the most of the social media network. This includes tips on the best times to post tweets, how to gain followers, how to avoid losing followers... basically, how to be a Twitter rock star.

A Guide to High Quality Social Media Sharing: What, When and How to Share

Courtney Seiter | Posted 09.03.2014 | Technology
Courtney Seiter

Some people just have a knack for finding and crafting the perfect share. The rest of us have to work a little harder. Really, great social media sharing is a skill. And like all other skills, it requires a little strategy.

A Scientific Guide to Writing Great Tweets: How to Get More Clicks, Retweets and Reach

Courtney Seiter | Posted 07.19.2014 | Technology
Courtney Seiter

Conversations that you have with your customers every day can also happen on Twitter. And you can approach these Twitter conversations the same way -- like you're talking to a good friend. Here are a few tips straight from Twitter.

Can You Follow Too Many On Twitter?

Ari Herzog | Posted 06.15.2014 | Technology
Ari Herzog

It's just another way that businesses foster other businesses, and everyone wins.

10 Simple Twitter Tactics That Will Get You More Traffic Today

Brian Honigman | Posted 05.18.2014 | Media
Brian Honigman

You see other bloggers killing it on Twitter, and you want some of that success for yourself, but you don't know where to start. The platform already seems super noisy and has experts on every topic known to man. So what can you do to stand out?

The Key for Twitter: Lists As Your Newspaper Sections

Adam Wexler | Posted 04.22.2014 | Technology
Adam Wexler

With Twitter and specifically Twitter Lists, you can recreate the exact same format, but with an optimal mix of sources that speak to your personal preferences.

7 Of Your Biggest, Most Cringe-Worthy Twitter Pet Peeves

Posted 01.25.2014 | Teen

This week, HuffPost Teen readers sounded off on some of their biggest, most obnoxious and totally cringe-worthy Twitter pet peeves. Read seven of thei...

Why I Was Wrong About Twitter

Adam Grant | Posted 03.09.2014 | Business
Adam Grant

Admitting defeat, I was dragged onto Twitter kicking and screaming. I thought it was a necessary evil. And I was wrong. In the past year, I've grown fond of Twitter. It might be partially due to cognitive dissonance. But it's also due to six benefits that no one mentioned.

62 Twitter Tips -- in 140 Characters or Less Each

Simon Tam | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Simon Tam

Here are my tips, all delivered in 140 characters or less to help get you more followers, a more engaged followers, and a more interesting profile.

The Secret To Keeping Each And Every One Of Your Social Media Followers

Lisa Wirthman | Posted 10.30.2013 | Small Business

Successful social media marketing isn’t just measured by the size of a company’s fan base. Even more important than how many fans and followers yo...

What You Can Learn From These 7 Small Businesses That Are Killing It On Twitter

Posted 10.30.2013 | Small Business

If you're a small business owner, you've no doubt already spent some time stressing about what to say on Twitter... or whether to say anything at all....

Kill Your Darlings: Why I'll Never Use Social Media the Same Way Again

Nica Noelle | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Nica Noelle

Twitter has the paradoxical ability to make the world at once bigger and smaller: housewives and celebrities, Pulitzer Prize-winning writers and porn stars, become suddenly, weirdly accessible to each other.

Six Questions to Ask Before You Tweet

Chuck Warnock | Posted 11.16.2013 | Religion
Chuck Warnock

For a while I enjoyed my local anonymity because I was able to express opinions on topics I never would have addressed in a Sunday sermon or Wednesday night Bible study. But as my local readership increased, I began to rethink my previous reckless "opinionating."

15 Twitter Feeds Every Post 50 Should Follow

Posted 08.13.2013 | Fifty

Are you new to the Twitter sphere or just trying to improve your Twitter experience? Well, in either case, there are a number of Must Follow people an...

WATCH: How To Increase Your Twitter Following

Posted 06.29.2013 | Impact

Eric Kuhn isn't your recreational social media user. By the age of 24, he had already earned himself a place on Forbes' "30 under 30," in recogniti...

Twitter Masterclass: How to Get Jack Dorsey to Read Your Tweets

Kirsten Bischoff | Posted 05.07.2013 | Technology
Kirsten Bischoff

Twitter is an amazing tool. It lets you become part of the conversation. And it is all about engagement. If you want to be Re-Tweeted, or to interact with people, there are some really easy steps for you to follow.

5 Ways to Avoid the Oversharing Epidemic

Blake Landau | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business
Blake Landau

To be strong is to shut your mouth at Thanksgiving. To be strong on social media is to do the same. Just because you can't see the looks of horror on your audience's face doesn't mean they aren't horrified.

5 Ways to Boost Your Small Business Twitter Account

Brazen Life | Posted 03.25.2013 | Small Business
Brazen Life

Managing your social media presence is tricky enough when you're simultaneously keeping up with the challenges of starting your own small business or freelance operation. These user-friendly tips will take the confusion out of Twitter, so you can make your tweets more attractive your followers.

11 Social Media Mistakes You Don't Even Know You're Making

Heather Dugan | Posted 01.08.2013 | Small Business
Heather Dugan

Navigating social media is no "one and done" endeavor. It's all fair game and enlightening information is generally available to all. Privatizing the personal is basic good sense, but consider the following tips as well.

Five Mistakes to Avoid When Networking with Twitter

Raymond J. Arroyo | Posted 09.30.2012 | Latino Voices
Raymond J. Arroyo

If you're interested in expanding your network, you can't go wrong with Twitter. You don't need to be a celebrity to have fun and grow your network with Twitter.

STUDY: The Worst Kinds Of Tweets

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.18.2012 | Technology

With more than 140 million active users tweeting 340 million times per day as of March 2012, drawing in followers on Twitter with one well-crafted, 14...

What College Presidents Can Gain From Tweeting

Amanda Walgrove | Posted 06.16.2012 | College
Amanda Walgrove

College presidents who make their forays into social media can serve to further personalize their institutions through online engagement and foster connection with a vast digital audience interested in the workings of an educational institution.

Is Your Nonprofit Failing At Social Media?

Posted 03.26.2012 | Impact

So you have a Twitter and Facebook account. Great! But what exactly are you doing with it? Turns out, many nonprofits are not effectively using the...

Emma Gray

Jennifer Weiner's Secret To Being Fetching On Twitter

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 03.13.2012 | Women

Jennifer Weiner is a critically acclaimed author, a mother ... and a Twitter genius. If you haven’t gotten a chance to follow her laugh-out-loud twe...

How Can You Stand Out On Twitter?

The Huffington Post | Rieva Lesonsky | Posted 03.05.2012 | Small Business

Worried that people aren't reading your tweets? In a study led by Carnegie Mellon University, Twitter users rated only 36 percent of the tweets they r...