I want to start by saying that I’m not a Twitter expert and I don’t in any way claim to be (kind of like saying you’re not a doctor but you play one on TV).
Now I understand that part of being on Twitter is connecting, is having people share your information with others or finding out information from other people. That’s perfect. I think that’s exactly what Twitter should be about.
Me? I’m about the conversation. If I can get a great conversation going with even one or two people in my twitter stream it’s a good day. Often times these conversations will spark blog posts and article ideas (like now).
Someone who is not in my Twitter stream but who does follow me asked about following back. Is there an etiquette or a science to it?
That answer is going to be different I believe for everyone. I can’t speak for the entire Twitterverse, (hence why I am NOT a Twitter expert) but I can say this, [Read more…]