What Lori’s Reading: Issue #015 [Twitter Power User Edition]

by Lori Taylor · 1 comment

Twitter FollowersEvery weekend I give you the tastiest treats from everything I’ve shared on Twitter and Facebook over the past week.

This is the content I’ve hand picked from across the Internet because I think it’s worth your quality time.

In this week’s episode, I share tips for Twitter success from two Twitter rockstars who together have a total follower count of over half a million. I also close the debate once and for all on how often brands should post to Facebook (it’s different to what you think).

This is the reading material I’ll be soaking up this weekend. Enjoy!

How Aaron Lee Got 400k Followers on Twitter (Razor Social)

When Aaron Lee joined Twitter in 2009, he wasn’t a pop artist, a politician or a movie star. He was just a regular guy who enjoys coffee and wanted more traffic to his coffee blog. He heard Twitter could help. In the past four years, he’s built an army of over 400,000 Twitter followers. Over at Razor Social, he explains how he did it.

75 Things I Learned On My Journey to 100,000 Twitter Followers (Pam Moore)

If you take Aaron Lee’s advice and grow your Twitter following to epic levels, you’re in for an incredible journey. Marketing geek and social nut Pam Moore gives the inside track on what it’s really like to be a Twitter superstar.

40 million people can’t be wrong — The secrets of viral ({grow})

Jonah Peretti is the man in the know when it comes to viral marketing, having used it to pull in 40 million unique visitors to his media channel. He recently explained the secrets of his success at SXSW, and {grow} has put together a handy summary of his presentation.

The Best Facebook Posting Frequency Is… (Vocus)

Search for “How often should I post to Facebook?” on Google, and you’ll gets over 350 million results to trawl through.

However, there’s no need to waste your time. Vocus have drilled down into the best posting frequency for maximum engagement. Take a look, you’ll be pleasantly surprised.

The Definitive Guide to Influencer Targeting (KISSmetrics)

Business is all about people, and the most important people you must engage with are the influencers in your niche. Social media makes this easier than ever before, and KISSmetrics has put together a step-by-step guide on who to target, and how to get their attention.

39 Unforgettable Moments in Tech Startup History (Mashable)

As an angel investor, tech start-ups are close to my heart, and as a business woman, I know about all the trials and triumphs of going it alone. That’s why I loved Mashable’s article on the greatest moments in tech startup history.

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Lori Taylor


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Ian Cleary April 23, 2013 at 4:14 am

Hey Lori, thanks for sharing Aaron’s post! Ian


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