Twitter Who to Follow

Why Should You Follow People?

We know you’ve got a lot of things to do, so following people on Twitter may seem unnecessary at first. But it’s not!

Here are just a few reasons why you should take the time to follow someone on Twitter:

  • Get feedback from customers

  • Learn from leaders in your industry

  • Grow your network

  • Discover interesting, shareable content

  • Watch competitors

We’re going to take a look at a bunch of ways to find people to follow on Twitter, starting with Twitter Search.

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You can search by words, people, places, and more—just type in what you want to search for. In this example, we’re using New Braunfels. Click Search.

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From your search results, find a tweet that sounds interesting, and Click On that person’s profile.

When you search by Twitter location, you can find people to follow in your area, and identify local influencers.

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If you like the bio and profile of the person who’s name you’ve clicked on, Click Follow. While you’re on their profile, see who they’re following—you might find someone else that interests you.

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Click on View all next to Who to follow to see suggestions of people you should follow. If someone looks interesting, Click Follow next to their profile.

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The suggested user list can be a great way to find out who the influencers are in your industry.

Here we have a collection of users who are interested in food. For example, we found @bflay, a famous NY chef. 

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You can also find your friends. Just Click On the #Discover tab and Click On Find friends in the left hand side of your screen. ,

From there, you'll be able to find your existing contacts on Twitter by using either their full name, Twitter handle (if you know it), or email address.

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You can even use third party sites to find relevant people to follow.

Wefollow, founded by DIGG founder Kevin Rose, is a Twitter Directory where users can list themselves by topic.

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