25 Tips to Double Your Twitter Followers. Getty Images It can be frustrating to tweet, day in and day out, and watch your followers number not budge an inch. But if youíre sitting pretty at 1,000, 5,000 or more, you can use these tactics below to double your followers too Ė it just might take a little longer. Use more images in your tweets (which you can do even if your product is ugly). Retweet tweets from thought leaders and influencers in your industry. Review your Twitter analytics dashboard to see what types of tweets got the most engagement and create more tweets that are similar. Network with thought leaders and influencers in your industry by replying to their tweets and striking up a conversation. Use Twitter search to find new, relevant accounts to follow in the hope that they will follow you back. Time your tweets so that you are tweeting when your target audience is online. This can be time-consuming, but it will also put your account front-and-center as a thought leader in your industry.
It can be frustrating to tweet, day in and day out, and watch your followers number not budge an inch. Sure, you might get two new followers one day, lose three the next, and gain another one the next. But if the trend isnít upwards, your Twitter marketing likely isnít doing what itís supposed to.
Since the average Twitter user has a bit over 200 follower, itís not that difficult to double this number quickly. But if youíre sitting pretty at 1,000, 5,000 or more, you can use these tactics below to double your followers too Ė it just might take a little longer.
Here are 25 tips to double your Twitter followers:
- Refresh your bio (or fill it out for the first time, if you havenít done that yet).
- Update your profile picture.
- Change your cover photo semi-frequently to showcase your employees, workspace or product.
- Tweet more frequently. Several times a day if you can.
- Reply to anyone who @mentions or @replies…