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How to Improve your Twitter Engagement by Over 300% [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter is considered to be one of the most effective social network which if used properly, can benefit any business in the most profitable way. With over 190,000,000 a visitors month you can understand that how useful this network could be if used in the right way. Check out the infographic below created by Neil Patel of Quick Sprout, that will help you understand on as to how to increase engagement on Twitter by 324%.

How to Increase Your Twitter Engagement by 324%
Courtesy of: Quick Sprout

 

Check out what the above infographic states:

Some Twitter Facts

  • There are over 555,000,000 twitter users
  • 135,000 new user sign ups on Twitter everyday
  • Twitter has over 190,000,000 per month
  • Twitter has over 115,000,000 monthly active users
  • More than 58,000,000 tweets are posted per day
  • Twitter has more than 36,000,000 monthly unique visitors
  • There are more than 5700 Tweets posted per second

Business Facts about Twitter

  • Over 75% of Businesses are on Twitter
  • 33% of Twitter users follow a Brand
  • 79% of Twitter users are most likely to recommend the brand they follow
  • 67% of Twitter users are more likely to buy from the brands they follow
  • There have been over 600% increase in users asking for business recommendations on Twitter
  • 50% shoppers made purchases based on recommendation found through a social network

What is the Best Time to Tweet

As per Twitter’s data:

  • Saturdays and Sundays are found to have highest engagement rates
  • 9AM, 12PM, 3PM and 6PM are said to be the best hours for tweeting

What type of tweets gets users engagement

  • Image based tweets use to have over 200% engagement
  • People are 21% more likely to respond to questions, so tweet questions
  • Tweet that contain Links have 86% of retweet rate
  • Tweets with less than 100 characters have 17% higher engagement
  • 92% engagement with brand’s tweets come from link clicks

Twitter rules that are not said

  • Asking followers to retweet has 4X higher retweet rate
  • To every 100 users you follow, you will get 31 follow back

How to Convert Twitter Followers into Customers

It is better to have 100 real followers than 1000 random followers and so you must try to build followers through the most ethical way and that by tweeting informational, interesting posts. There are more reasons below of why you should have real followers:

  • 30% more chances are there that your followers will recommend you
  • 72% followers are more likely to recommend you
  • 73% of followers wants updates on future products
  • 61% of followers want ideas and feedbacks
  • Offering your followers a special promotional offer increases the likelihood of them purchasing by 349%

Conclusion

As per what the above infographic states one thing is very clear that mastering Twitter is not very tough but then you need to be reasonable and responsible. You should not look after instant and huge increment in followers rather you should build your followers by posting useful and targeted tweets that are informative, interesting and something that actually needs attention. Tweeting on weekends i.e. on Saturdays and Sundays at the peak hours 9PM, 12AM, 3AM and 6AM will can result in huge engagement.

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The Ultimate Art of Getting Retweets [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter is one of the most important network for businesses promotion and online branding. Features of Twitter like Favorite a tweet and Retweet a tweet are considered to be sign of a twitter content or tweet getting liked. Are you able to get retweets on most of your tweets? If not, then check out the infographic below by Niel Patel of Quick Sprout that states the ultimate art of getting retweets.

The Art of Getting Retweets
Courtesy of: Quick Sprout

A Quick View of what the above infographic states:

  1. You must leave space for “RT@yourusername” in your tweets to get a retweet
  2. Use not more 100 characters in your tweets with hashtags
  3. Always thank to those who retweet your tweet
  4. Tweet with URLs to increase the chances of getting more retweets
  5. Must use #Hashtags to increase chances of getting retweets
  6. Tweeting about trends is proven to get retweets
  7. Use of phrases like ‘follow’, ‘free’ ‘please retweet’ ‘top 10’ ‘check out’ etc tend to get retweets
  8. Tweeting between 12PM – 2PM has been found to be most useful
  9. Tweeting on Weekdays, especially thursday and friday between 12PM – 2PM helps getting more retweet
  10. Tweeting new and helpful content attracts users and chances of more retweets increases

Conclusion

Tweeting within 100 characters with the right use of words including hashtags on weekdays between 12PM-2PM helps you getting more retweets.