Tuesday, June 16, 2009

5 Things Every Band Should Know About Twitter (via TwtTip)

You'll notice I'm talking about Twitter a lot. Well, so is everyone else. You'll find a new great use for Twitter article written easily by visiting sites like mashable, techcrunch, and problogger's twttip. Here's a great gem just posted:

5 Things Every Band Should Know About Twitter
via TwtTip

By Owen Kelly of The Indie Digest. Follow him @ojkelly.

Image Credit: marfis75Twitter provides a unique opportunity to everyone that has never really existed before. Not only do you have the ability to follow every minute detail of your favorite band, but you can also have a conversation with them.

It’s often been said that twitter is like a bar full of people. You can listen or jump in with any conversation at the bar. Keep this in mind when you tweet.

If you just blurt out “Click here to see my new video!” Then you closely resemble the people handing out crappy pamphlets at the train station, that end up in the bin seconds later.

Anyone attempting to promote a product, be it a song, CD, or even a book, needs to be aware the usual rules do not apply on Twitter. It has evolved with its own set of rules and etiquette. To successfully promote your product you need to be aware of a few things.


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