Do You Twitter?

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  1. RooBee profile image80
    RooBeeposted 13 years ago

    Just started a Twitter account. I have one follower and really, it's quite pathetic! I found the lovely blondepoet there and am now following her but wondered if any other fellow hubbers would like to share their Twitter identity so that I can follow them as well.

    Tweeting is quite new to me and I definitely feel like the new kid in class so having some chums there would be nice. Also, any tips, stories, advice, or even semi-coherent ramblings regarding Twitter is welcomed.


    ps- I'm queenroobee there, should u care to find me. RooBee was taken as a user name (usurper!) and I kind of like the sound of "queen roobee"...

    1. CADarko profile image61
      CADarkoposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      How do you sign up for Twitter?

    2. jbcat profile image59
      jbcatposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I just started a twitter account Yesterday and I now have about 45 followers. You have to follow friends with like interest and you will get followers back.  Start off slow and once you updated about 50 times you can start following everybody that has the same niche or interest as you do.  I have one twitter account that go over 350 followers in 1 day from 920 to over 1400.  Believe it or not I spent 27 dollars to learn how to get followers and it is working. This ebook shows you how to do it the right way to start slow and establish yourself for a few days or a week and then you can start growing fast. A set of videos I got show you.

      1. How to setup your account and add a unique background for free.

      2 How to add a auto responder.

      3 How to follow users on keywords automatically so you have followers interested in what you are interested in.

      4. How to unfollow users bulk wise

      5  How to make some money.

      6  How to send feeds to your twitter account automatically.

      It works

    3. blondepoet profile image57
      blondepoetposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Oh damn I didn't know you were on my list am going to go look or I would have said Hi, it gets confusing as I think I am now up to 1200followers, ohhhh the fame LMAO

  2. frogdropping profile image83
    frogdroppingposted 13 years ago

    Hey RooBee smile

    I Twitter. Kinda. I'm there, same name. I'll add you. Proba you can hook up with other hubbers that way, there's a few I follow big_smile

    No tips I'm afraid. I just tweet. Nothing fancy tongue

  3. Profmaggy profile image60
    Profmaggyposted 13 years ago

    I'll add you to twitter.
    There are people out there just trying to sell and spam so beware.
    If you're selective through hubb pages you'll find a lot in common with fellow hubbers as we also link to our hubs and articles we've posted on our other sites etc.  Makes for interesting reading if you have the time.

  4. FunFacter profile image55
    FunFacterposted 13 years ago

    i started twitter a long time ago like 2 years ago. I never expected it would go this big.

  5. Shirley Anderson profile image58
    Shirley Andersonposted 13 years ago

    I went in search of one of the Twitter threads that have a ton of hubber's twitter accounts.  If you do a forum search, a bunch come up.

    I'm ShirleyAnderson on Twitter:

    1. funride profile image72
      funrideposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      That´s the best way to find Hubbers at Twitter, except perhaps searching at smile

      I have the same nickname at Twitter, funride wink

  6. frogdropping profile image83
    frogdroppingposted 13 years ago

    CA - just go to and click on 'get started - join'. Fairly straightforwards. Add me if you like, there's plenty of other hubbers on the site big_smile

  7. kea profile image69
    keaposted 13 years ago

    I just started twittering a couple weeks ago.  It's cool so far!

    1. kea profile image69
      keaposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      PS> You can find me by doing a search for cheekykea

  8. Mrvoodoo profile image57
    Mrvoodooposted 13 years ago

    Have just started, but don't really get it or know what I'm doing.

    1. frogdropping profile image83
      frogdroppingposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Me neither. Good huh big_smile

  9. Lgali profile image57
    Lgaliposted 13 years ago

    not yet

  10. RooBee profile image80
    RooBeeposted 13 years ago

    Thanks everyone for replying. For some reason my password for Twitter is not working (guess it was too late last night when I set it up, probably misspelled it) and it won't let me reset. Aaargh!!

    If all else fails, I'll just start a new account seeing as I don't really have much going yet anyhow.

    When I work out my self-imposed issues there, I'll find ya'all.

    Happy Twitting, or tweeting, or ...ok I'll stop before I become offensive. smile

  11. JYOTI KOTHARI profile image61
    JYOTI KOTHARIposted 13 years ago

    Twittering is effective. You can also twit about your hub there. This is a wonderful place to get friends.
    Please follow me at:
    Jyoti Kothari

  12. RooBee profile image80
    RooBeeposted 13 years ago

    Okay, enough of this crap. smile I have just started a brand new Twitter account as RooBeeQueen and will not forget my password - promise!!!!!

    I'm now following all of you who posted your username in this forum. Thanks, guys!

    1. frogdropping profile image83
      frogdroppingposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Buggerit! Are you sure now RooBee? Are you sure you know the password? Cos if you do, I'll re-add you ... none o' that name changing. I'm a bloody twitter Noob tongue

      1. RooBee profile image80
        RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

        I swear it, no more changes. Thank you dear froggy! big_smile

        1. frogdropping profile image83
          frogdroppingposted 13 years agoin reply to this

          Ok - you're forgiven Gorgeous One big_smile

    2. profile image0
      Whikatposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I keep trying to find RooBeeQueen to add to my list, but twitter keep telling me there is no such person? Did anyone else have this problem?

  13. Uninvited Writer profile image78
    Uninvited Writerposted 13 years ago
    1. Shirley Anderson profile image58
      Shirley Andersonposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Fantastic!  Thanks, Susan.

    2. RooBee profile image80
      RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Done and done. Thank you so much!

  14. profile image0
    Whikatposted 13 years ago

    OOps, Never mind, I found it on Shirley's list of followers :-)
    Thanks Shirley.

    1. RooBee profile image80
      RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you both!

  15. KCC Big Country profile image84
    KCC Big Countryposted 13 years ago

    I just started a Twitter account yesterday.  I'm KCCBigCountry there.  You'll find the monkey!   smile

    1. RooBee profile image80
      RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Could not find the monkey sad ..will keep trying

  16. Rochelle Frank profile image92
    Rochelle Frankposted 13 years ago

    I just joined today (because of hub challenge) but I really have no idea what I am doing. My name is RochelleFrank-- same as here with no space. I really have a very limited idea of how this works.
    My picture is too big-- so I haven't even figured that out yet.

  17. Eaglekiwi profile image72
    Eaglekiwiposted 13 years ago

    I dont twitter (yet)
    but I can hum along to "she rocks in the tree-top all day long" lol

    1. RooBee profile image80
      RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I'm impressed, my humming is dreadful.

  18. Nanny J.O.A.T. profile image69
    Nanny J.O.A.T.posted 13 years ago

    I vaguely twitter -just for some of the fun things I found - like pricelinenegotiator and LOLcats but feel free to add me

    look for nannyjoat - I still haven't figured out alot of twitter stuff - like a few others here!

  19. RKHenry profile image62
    RKHenryposted 13 years ago

    I love twitter!  Feel free to send me a tweet @ rkhenry1

  20. lyla profile image61
    lylaposted 13 years ago

    Mine is .. smile

  21. profile image0
    danmayerisgodposted 13 years ago

    Follow me if you like, but I might not return the favor. My main page is getting kind of crowded.

  22. Purple Perl profile image51
    Purple Perlposted 13 years ago

    Just began twittering myself!

    1. RooBee profile image80
      RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Not touching that one... smile Thanks, consider yourself followed!

  23. Shadesbreath profile image81
    Shadesbreathposted 13 years ago

    I am too lazy to learn yet another technology that will be outdated in a few years or five.  I'll jump on the next bandwagon unless someone can make a case that really sings to me.  Rochelle.... tell me what you think a few months from now.

  24. profile image0
    girly_girl09posted 13 years ago

    I created an account just for hubpages:

    Feel free to add me, if you'd like! All I add on this account are Hubbers/bloggers/web developers.

  25. kashifmahmood profile image38
    kashifmahmoodposted 13 years ago

    Twitter can be fun as well as time killer if you get addicted to it big_smile

    BTW  I am also there smile

  26. RooBee profile image80
    RooBeeposted 13 years ago

    All of you who posted here, thank you so much for your help - you guys are freaking awesome. That's right, you are.

    1. frogdropping profile image83
      frogdroppingposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      And I'm the most freaking of all - big_smile

      1. RooBee profile image80
        RooBeeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

        you know it, funny frog smile

        1. blondepoet profile image57
          blondepoetposted 13 years agoin reply to this

          Here is a good suggestion Sheena told me sign up with Twellow and on there is a list of heaps Twitter Bloggers that have same interest, you can add them from there.

  27. DennisBarker profile image60
    DennisBarkerposted 13 years ago

    I'm a regular tweeter and have a following of about 85 people (and a clickthrough rate of 2.3%)

  28. beermugworld profile image58
    beermugworldposted 13 years ago

    I like using twitter to stay up to date and to promote my blog and hubs. I find it a good way to let people know about new posts or new hubs. It give them a link they can go check out when they want where they would normally just forget about it. my nick name on twitter is beermugworld. I like to keep it simple or else I too forget passwords and user names.

  29. lawretta profile image41
    lawrettaposted 13 years ago

    i am also new to twitter, and so far so good i think its cool!

  30. Anamika S profile image71
    Anamika Sposted 13 years ago

    I started with twitter 2 months ago.

  31. johnb0127 profile image61
    johnb0127posted 13 years ago

    I have got a twitter account.  johnb0127

    Feel free to follow me!

  32. lindagoffigan profile image58
    lindagoffiganposted 13 years ago

    I am in the process of writing a hub about Twitter with little tips on how to make it work for hubpages. I am participating in the 100 hubs in 30 days so I should start working now and create it.

  33. johnb0127 profile image61
    johnb0127posted 13 years ago

    Ive already made one.  Using Twitter to Your Advantage

  34. Rockwell Fitness profile image58
    Rockwell Fitnessposted 13 years ago

    I'm a closet TWITTER ... But only use it to post my hubs and articles...

    Same name as here...

  35. chicago girl profile image62
    chicago girlposted 13 years ago

    I just join twitter i am not sure how it works yet
    my twitter is southsidejen

  36. PaulieWalnuts profile image69
    PaulieWalnutsposted 13 years ago

    Hi Roo,

    I've been a Twitterer for about a month or so. It is interesting but my time for all these new sites is limited. Reading some personal twits of strangers is really funny!

    This me anyway:

  37. livewithrichard profile image79
    livewithrichardposted 13 years ago

    On May 11, I put together a hub on how to get twitter followers and in less than a week I have gained 900 new followers using my own advice.  One of the things I should have put in the hub is to not only post your own articles.  Self promotion is good but if you want to keep follower you need to post more than tweets of your hubs... People want to see pictures and videos, they want to see jokes and build real relationships.  If your always "look at me, look at me," they will look away.  Anyway, if your interested in using some of the tools I used here is my hub: Any questions just ask.

  38. Pete Maida profile image60
    Pete Maidaposted 13 years ago

    I can work with that.  Mine is

  39. Hope Alexander profile image70
    Hope Alexanderposted 13 years ago

    Tweeting is great fun, but for the love of all that is good in the world, don't just tweet your hubs. People on twitter get real tired of self promotional spamming really quickly...

  40. Moonmaiden profile image66
    Moonmaidenposted 13 years ago I found more hub people by using using their advanced search widget.


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