Whether you’re hosting an event or attending an event, one of the quickest ways to get information to your audience is to live tweet. Twitter is the perfect platform because it’s easy to join conversations and interact in real time. To help you make the most of your live tweeting endeavors, we’ve compiled a list of tips.

 

Be Prepared

It’s hard to prepare for something that hasn’t happened yet, and especially for a live event, but there are somethings you can do to make the process a little easier for yourself. It all begins with doing your homework in advance. Following are some items you’ll want to know and consider in advance of the event.


Hashtags Are Everything!

If there’s one thing to know about Twitter, it’s that hashtags help add your content to current conversations on a given topic. Furthermore, tweets with hashtags are 16% more likely to be retweeted. With that in mind, be sure to do the following:

Another added benefit of using hashtags is that you’ll maximize your 140 characters. Just remember to only use hashtags that are relevant and make sense. If you use too many hashtags, your content may be viewed as “hashtag spamming.

 

A few other tips to keep in mind include:

Hopefully these tips will help you feel more confident when the opportunity for live tweeting comes up. As always, we welcome your questions so feel free to reach out to us!

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