Twitter Lists - Great Way To Follow People or Be Listed On Twitter...
Twitter Lists

There's a new Twitter service which was released late last year called Twitter Lists - and it's been causing lots of interest on the Internet since it launched, including from Mashable & others.

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What it does is it allows you to create lists of people you are following on Twitter, and organize these lists into categories.


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But it's the fact you can also list your own Twitter "Tweet" on Twitter itself which potentially has the most benefit for small businesses & websites (and which probably is also open to abuse such as spam Tweets, no doubt.....).


Benefit of Twitter Lists

By listing your Tweet into a Twitter List category that is related to your particular business you have the potential to attract new Twitter followers and also visitors to your site, and without it costing you a cent too.


Twitter Lists - Great Way To Follow People or Be Listed On Twitter...


As well as Twitter Lists, there is also Twibe's  "Twitter Groups" too. A twibe is a group of Twitter people with a common interest.
Twibes: Twitter Groups "Twibes" lists its own Twitter Groups & also "Twibe Topics", and it provides you an additional place to list your own Tweet.

Twitter Lists - Great Way To Follow People or Be Listed On Twitter...


WeFollow - A sort of Twitter Directory. We Follow has numerous categories, or "Lists", and it is owned / ran by Digg.
"WeFollow" is an excellent place to list your Twitter account listing, and is a very effective way to market your blog or website via your Twitter account (we gained a "Follower" within hours of signing up)


Another great way to gain Twitter followers (and therefore links, traffic plus improved ranking & SEO stats)  is by signing up to follow other peoples Tweets yourself - you will then be listed on that persons Twitter followers module / widget & then others will (hopefully) see yours & hopefully will begin following you.


Here are just a few lists you may find useful plus I've also included links to a couple of interesting articles on the subject.... (To find new Twitter Lists not listed here, you can simply type in a subject into the Twitter search to find other lists if you need..).




Important Update!!: Phishing & Other Scams on Twitter:

Another wave of Twitter phishing has recently erupted, with a spat of direct messages that read “somebody wrote something about you in this blog here” with a link to an ominous short URL....... so please take care when using Twitter or any such services or websites.