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Twitter for Professional Development

Resources for learning to use Twitter, how to tweet professionally, growing your professional Twitter network, making your Twitter time more efficient, archiving Tweets, and more!

The Followers

The Followers cartoon about Twitter

Getting people to follow you is probably the hardest thing about Twitter. The following web pages give great suggestions to help you get more  followers. In your quest to get quality followers, please keep in mind that there is no single guaranteed way for any one Twitter user to become a Twitter superstar with millions of followers.

Image: "The Followers" by Duck & Poke, used under a CC BY-SA 3.0 license

Getting Followers