There was a time when I was an inactive Twitter user. Yes, I had created the account but wasn’t really sure what to do with it. I would sign in every six months or so, scroll through everything I had missed and mumble, “I just don’t get it.” I was active on Facebook and just didn’t see why I needed to jump onto yet another social networking site.
So how did I get over that “Twitter hump”? Here are four steps that helped me overcome the confusion and somewhat intimidation I had of this other social media world.
1. Applications: Get off of twitter.com and find a good application that works for you. HootSuite and Tweet Deck are both useful Twitter tools that help you manage your Twitter conversations. HootSuite was what finally converted me – it is simple and understandable and had a clean dashboard that showed me…
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