I get wildly excited when someone follows me. But then I develop and almost manic sense of responsibility for that person. A need to RT at all costs. I feel ridiculously guilty if I forget, especially if they then RT me or GASP actually talk to me.
Now that was fine when I had 80 followers. At 200 it was getting a bit hard to be that personal with all of them and at 400 I was getting stressed. I'm now standing at 647 and I'm
I've been pointed in the direction of LISTS. YES, I love lists. NO. Tried but too boring. Too cumbersome and how the hell do I decide 1. what to call my lists and 2 who to put on which one. It would help if the person didn't know I was doing it. When I found out they get TOLD they've been put on a list and, worse, which list, I was mortified. NO I AM NOT GOING TO TELL YOU WHAT I NAMED MY LISTS. For some of the people it might not have appeared too flattering.
So what do I do. I am now writing down all the people who follow me and I have marked them manually with stars.
It would be a lot easier if people didn't change their avatar. I'm a very visual person and I remember the picture so i remember who to RT... which is everyone. BLAH
I have yet to discover whether being active on Twitter actually makes a difference to sales, but it has made a huge difference to my life. Now, instead of spending all my days writing I spend them Tweeting. Wait... that's not really a good thing is it? Oops. Maybe I should cut back on the Tweeting a bit.
Any suggestions how to make the tweeting experience more of a