tweets can not be longer than 140 characters + spaces .. including RT @yourtwittername & shortened URL you are tweeting
Twitter is becoming more vigilant about how peope are tweeting.-- I have seen more people booted off recently-- meaning please carefully contruct your tweets so you aren't spamming people You need to RT something from someone else.. at least 1-2 things.. If you post one thing-- then RT one thing. If you use this list regularly, try varying up what you RT.-- and if everyone RTs your post.. you kind of have to deal with the karma of it all. meaning.. please find something of everyone's to RT because if you don't, they won't continue to RT you.
. .. if you don't RT on a fairly even basis (like you post 8 RTs and you only RT one back.. that's not even.. however if you post 6 and RT 3, that's more even. get it?)
Other Notes 1) Post to the WEEKLY threads please. If you start a post outside those threads-- it will be copied over and your singular post will be deleted. Read the rules and play according to the rules--- and you will find your stuff retweeted
2)Relevancy to your audience has become a topic here.
if you are tweeting only things skewed to small children.. and some stuff that I post (and others) might not be completely releveant to you-- there is a LIST that's been created JUST for mom/kid stuff.
Add this @lastory/mommy-bloggers to your post if you are doing a child/parent/mommy skewed post.-- it reaches at about 100 mommy-bloggers whose following are pretty substantial.
Have another topic you want to target? We can make up another list. But if want a topic to be added, that's easy. You can create it yourself for your own blog too.
4) want to increase your followers?
Think about what else you could post about-- beyond just kids.. (cooking, fashion, health, fitness, travel, books, tv shows )
You don't have to write all the content-- but you could RT someone else's blog post (either from this group or someone that is part of your twitter following & include them in the @theirtwittername -- but that blogger will love it.. and her following will start following you if you do it consistently. you will be building a bigger broader following and will be doing smart social media tactics
5) if you have a limited time RT please indicate that it has a deadline.
Please include a DO NOT POST AFTER XX/XX date.. PLEASE note if you have a time limit. if you are RT-ing.. see if there's a time limit. Tweeps get ticked off seeing something RT'd that's clearly past the deadline.. and Twitter is getting iffy about it too.
6) Please do not post the same tweets every week. Either change up your tweet title or alternate weeks that you list them. it's spamming to post the same exact tweet every single week -- except if it's a contest .. (and even that can be changed) Twitter has been booting people who post the same thing all the time.
7) Use URL shorteners (hootsuite.com, socialoomph.com, twaitter.com) -- and don't forget the bonus of advance schedule posting across the week. that makes it easier for you to tweet everyone and then everyone will tweet you
8) Please do NOT Post about politically charged topics. I don't have to explain why do I
9).. a thought. while we don't know each other as friends.. in this group.. there is something to be said about following the people in this group.. everyone following each other simply because of the expanded reach of the connected networks.. you would have access to my network of people.. I would have access to yours. If you choose not to follow people.. that's ok.. but do realize that if you aren't following someone-- that you still should be RTing their posts.. and most especially if they are RTing yours.
Already May. I can't believe it!!
Spice Up the Night with Lust Cosmetics http://goo.gl/y5xV1via @GretasDay @ourfamilyworld
4 Craft ideas for one of the most important person in your world. #Mother'sDay http://ow.ly/anSJc via@ourfamilyworld
The outstanding benefits of sea buckthorn oil are extensive! Come and check them. http://bit.ly/Jzyiog via@ourfamilyworld
The effects of bullying on a child’s #self-esteem can be devastating long after the #bullying stops http://bit.ly/IpnFkO
got you Olfa.. you are scheduled. hopefullly 2x across the week... I missed one post on the 2x post.. but I can't figure out which one it is
Beauty Guru Jenn Falik Gives U Hot Scoop on Products 2 get you ready 4 Spring! via @lastory http://tinyurl.com/7kob74t
Why Are @AdamLambert’s Fans So “Fanatical” & a Taste of “#Trespassing! via @lastory http://tinyurl.com/7ha5dzx
NYLON Magazine Celebrates 13th Anniversary wi Celebs: Erin Andrews & Laura Vandervoort via @lastory http://tinyurl.com/6vemw7m
Does Buying Brand or Generic Make a Difference in Beauty or Personal Care? http://goo.gl/Odvc0 via @LAStory
Get Dramatic Smudgey Smokey Eyes wi Clinique Quickliner for Eyes Intense! via @lastory. http://tinyurl.com/cxd2pzx
Get #Fit wi Fierce 4! Funk & Martial Arts wi Pepper Von & Janis Saffell! http://goo.gl/Jo1zc via @LAStory @coutureactive @dancindad
Celebrity Makeup Artist Mickey Williams Talks about Spring Cleaning– In Your #Beauty Kit! http://goo.gl/lQmuF via @LAStory
Thanks Stevie and Shelly!!
@Stevie No problem if you missed one post. I appreciated the double tweet..
All scheduled from both accounts: @ourfamilyworld and @olfaturki2
More to come
Shelly you are double scheduled too .. and anyone else who posts this week.. will ge tthe doubles as well
Every is scheduled Here are a few of mine.
RT @GaModernMom 5 Tips For Surviving the Crazy World of WAHMhood http://bit.ly/JEPEy0 #moms #WAHM
RT @GaModernMom Easy Meal Ideas to Maintain a Healthy Wallet & Waistline http://bit.ly/IXFLs9 #health #food #diet
RT @GaModernMom Spring Crafts for Kids; 3 Easy Craft Projects http://bit.ly/IXG1Hy
Tara, I scheduled your tweets for this week. Ditto Olfa I pulled a couple for the current week. have to go check for the new thread