Building relationships with influential people on Twitter helps your business grow and build a thoughtful, relevant community. Interacting consistently with those who are industry experts, leaders, or just passionate community members will lead to more connections and visibility for your company.
Here are your 3 TO DOs for networking with influential people on Twitter:
1. Go to https://followerwonk.com/ to see a ranking of your Twitter followers based on “social authority”. This will identify influencers who are already following you.
2. Make a list of competitors and input their Twitter handles on Followerwonk to rank their networks. Follow any relevant influencers.
3. Use Followerwonk to search for and create a hotlist of 15-20 influencers in your industry to start interacting and building relationships with.
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