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Anyone On Twitter?

Posted by: Gayle Utter on 09/28/2009 - 2:26 PM

I noticed the thread for "Anyone on Facebook" (which is great btw - go there if you havent) and wondered if anyone out there uses Twitter.

Twitter is my new favorite thing and I have it linked to my Facebook. I didn't understand Twitter until I downloaded the application "TweetDeck" and now it all makes sense to me.

So if you are on Twitter - please consider following me. I'll follow you back!

http://www.twitter.com/GBHartists

cheers,
Gayle

 

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Posted by: Jerry Browning on 09/28/2009 - 2:55 PM

I have one for my website and I have it connect to facebook as well.

http://twitter.com/emotionography

 

Posted by: Isabella F Abbie Shores on 09/28/2009 - 2:56 PM

 

Posted by: Stuart Bracewell on 09/28/2009 - 3:12 PM

stuartbracewell

I'll add youse tommorrow!

 

Posted by: Robert Matson on 09/28/2009 - 5:34 PM

I've gone on twitter like twice and I keep getting followers.... makes no sense to me... why follow a guy that has 1 or 2 tweets , twits, tweety birds or whatever they are - per year or more lol???

 

Posted by: Jim Plaxco on 09/28/2009 - 5:54 PM

I've been on Twitter for a while but only log in when I have something to tweet and the time to do it. I've posted 155 tweets to date.
I haven't tried to determine how much traffic it has generated for either my blog or web site.

For the curious, I tweet at http://twitter.com/digitalart

 

Posted by: Juergen Roth on 09/28/2009 - 8:07 PM

I am following now everybody here ... naturefineart. I don't get it either Rob. I will try to download "TweetDeck" ... may be that will shed some light on it :-)

My best, Juergen

 

Posted by: Gayle Utter on 09/28/2009 - 8:10 PM

So I've looked you all up and am following!

Yes Juergen, the tweetdeck software makes twitter into a spread sheet style so you can see all the different uses of Twitter. I think you'll understand it better then. If not let me know, I'll try to help explain in more detail.

cheers, Gayle

 

Posted by: Mary Claire on 09/29/2009 - 6:12 PM

I just joined today Gayle...http://twitter.com/MClaireStudios...1 "tweet". I connected my Facebook page to it.

;o) Mary Claire

 

Posted by: Gayle Utter on 09/30/2009 - 10:02 PM

I found you! Following you now too :)

 

Posted by: Gene Gregory on 09/30/2009 - 10:24 PM

I don't want to know anything else...... such as how to twitter. My left brain is running on over-load & my right brain is in reserve. I just want to paint. : )

 

Posted by: V Holecek on 09/30/2009 - 10:32 PM

I had a twitter account...I just couldn't be arsed with it. I unloaded it around the same time that I closed up my myspace profile (that's another story altogether...)

 

Posted by: Jon Baldwin Art on 09/30/2009 - 10:48 PM

I am @raidersabbath.. thought I would never do that. Also doing the twitpic thing.. that is how I have sold a couple or should I say assist in selling a couple paintings on here.

Jon Baldwin

 

Posted by: Mary Claire on 09/30/2009 - 11:08 PM

I still don't know how or what to "tweet".

http://www.shanenickerson.com/nickerblog/2009/06/the-46-stages-of-twitter.html

 

Posted by: Mary Claire on 09/30/2009 - 11:11 PM

Oops.

 

Posted by: Mary Claire on 09/30/2009 - 11:12 PM

Don't know how to paste a link in actual message.

 

Posted by: Gayle Utter on 10/04/2009 - 10:33 AM

Twitter is definitely not for everyone. To make twitter effective, you really have to work it. I'm gaining more and more traffic and attention each day because of twitter. It is definitely my new favorite of them all.

 

Posted by: Kristi Taylor on 10/04/2009 - 2:51 PM

I like twitter too.

I tweet everytime I add a new design. http://twitter.com/bhymer

 

Posted by: Jenny Armitage on 10/04/2009 - 6:45 PM

http://twitter.com/JennyArmitage I tweet a few times a day, usually about my art.

 

Posted by: Steve Hester on 10/04/2009 - 8:07 PM

V Holecek,, quote "I had a twitter account...I just couldn't be arsed with it. I unloaded it around the same time that I closed up my myspace profile (that's another story altogether...) "

I've been on the net sense Al Gore invented it. I've had three different myspaces (art, music and friends). All three deleted last year. Before that was message boards,, before that was MSN groups. I have a facebook account just for friends and family. I can't keep up with the sites I check on now,,LOL! BTW not throwing off on twitter, It's just not something I have the time to figure out.

 

Posted by: Edward Myers on 10/04/2009 - 8:24 PM

Hello

I am on twitter, I've already added most of the people in this discussion. If I missed you I will add anyone who
adds me :-)

http://twitter.com/EdMyersPhoto

 

Posted by: Kristi Taylor on 10/04/2009 - 8:46 PM

Somthin is up...that second paragraph on my above post isn't mine and I can't edit it...

does everybody see it - super long hyperlink?

 

Posted by: Christie Arms on 10/04/2009 - 11:08 PM

I just open the twitter account earlier today and now I'm following you Gayle! hehehe................so far I only got 3 followers and ya'll welcome to follow me too! Have a great night! ;o)

http://twitter.com/christiesarts

 

Posted by: Kristi Taylor on 10/05/2009 - 12:38 PM

Very odd....still see a superlong hyperlink of text I didn't write in my first post....guess I accidentally hijacked someone elses - sorry about that!

 

Posted by: Tony Murray on 10/05/2009 - 2:03 PM

I heard YOUTUBE, FACEBOOK and TWITTER were all joining up together...they are calling it "YOU TWIT FACE"

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Posted by: Nadine and Bob Johnston on 02/04/2014 - 2:42 PM

We have a combination of Two accounts, https://twitter.com/GrandCanyonPics and https://twitter.com/nadine1939 which total over 40,000 followers in one year.

We Use TweetAdder to BUILD and Manage our accounts. Sure, there are FREE programs which do some of what TweetAdder does, but they do not do it ALL.
Have found it much more efficient, to use one program then 4-6 and the best part of TweetAdder is the ability to build a TARGETED list of followers.
PLUS, one sale we made the first month, paid for TweetAdder. We had not sold a single piece until we began building a targeted list of followers.

Many on twitter just follow everyone, who follows them, then they wonder why Twitter does not work effectively for them.
Looking at followers of some artists, find they are in many countries. Many of them are in places like Nigeria, where there are a lot of scammers.

Finding people who will ReTweet YOU or resend links for your artwork, is the name of the game.
Following artists from FAA, may get them to retweet yours, if you retweet their work. But if all their followers are other artists, doubt it will lead too SALES.

Getting a list of followers who are Decorators, Gallery owners, those who are interested in the TYPE of artwork you produce can lead to sales. Getting lists of people interested in Sports, may help you sell images of the sports they find of interest. Building a list of followers who are interested in your type of art, by getting followers who follow Twitter accounts of Museums who have similar works on exhibit, etc, TweetAdder does this kind of lead gathering best.

TweetAdder can do all of this and much more, too much to write about, but you can find more at this link: http://buff.ly/viO0i6

Just Follow us, to see how we Promote: https://twitter.com/GrandCanyonPics and https://twitter.com/nadine1939

Perhaps some of these ideas will help you, before long.


Nadine and Bob Johnston Administrator
http://fineartamerica.com/groups/all-seasons-landscapes.html?tab=overview

 

Posted by: John Novis on 02/09/2014 - 6:53 PM

Nadine and Bob, I would be interested to know why you used a shortened link to http://www.tweetadder.com when you used the full link to your Twitter accounts and your group. I'm sure it wouldn't be because your affiliate number was included in it, because that wouldn't be right, would it? I tried Tweet Adder for a couple of months in 2012. It was OK, but not great, and I found I did better without it. Getting Twitter followers is easy. I use the free version of Tweepi (they don't have an affiliate program). If anybody wants tips on how to use it to best advantage, just ask. But don't expect an answer tonight - I'm in England, where it's nearly midnight and I'm going to hit the sheets soon.

 

Posted by: Adam Gonzales on 02/09/2014 - 6:57 PM

yeh i get followers but no one ever messages me back. also my website is www.fremontheightsart.com i had facebook but they permanently banned me for advertising...now what kind of bs is that? i see tons and tons of others advertising....then one day...booom....they send me this email saying im permanently banned for advertising my business...and all i was doing was posting my biz on my facebook page...and to my friends.....

 

Posted by: Paulo Guimaraes on 02/12/2014 - 4:10 PM

@madmonkey74

 

Posted by: Clare Bevan on 02/14/2014 - 2:59 AM

https://twitter.com/cnb74

Hi everyone,

I am a newbie to FAA and really enjoying it. Just started 28 days ago and itīs so addictive!!!!!

I am using twitter alot as I have heard so many positives. Give me a follow and I will follow you back and lets try and get promoted.

Any other newbies out there I have created a group Newbies 2014 come and join me xxxx

Speak soon

xx

 

Posted by: Derek Knight on 02/14/2014 - 10:43 AM

Twitter is just one more tool that we can use to reach people - building an interested base of people is key, and, personally I never have used /never would use a "system" to "buy" followers - my account grew organically with some work on my part, and I have about 4,800 followers now.

So here's my Twitter link;
https://twitter.com/DerekKnight1

nice to Tweet you :)

 

Posted by: Elizabeth Dow on 02/18/2014 - 5:10 PM

Here is my Twitter Link! https://twitter.com/DowElizabeth

If you follow me, I will follow back! Liz

 

Posted by: Paulo Guimaraes on 02/18/2014 - 7:45 PM

@madmonkey74

 

Posted by: Nadine and Bob Johnston on 02/20/2014 - 11:02 AM

We have a combination of Two accounts, https://twitter.com/GrandCanyonPics and https://twitter.com/nadine1939 which total over 40,000 followers in one year.
We now have a third one, https://twitter.com/NationalParkNPS started a week ago...

We Use TweetAdder to BUILD and Manage our accounts. Sure, there are FREE programs which do some of what TweetAdder does. So we prefer to use one, instead of quite a number to do the same thing TweetAdder does......
Have found it much more efficient, to use one program then 4-6 and the best part of TweetAdder is the ability to build a TARGETED list of followers.
People who like to look at artwork or photography and so are more potential buyers.
PLUS, one sale we made the first month, paid for TweetAdder. We had not sold a single piece until we began building a targeted list of followers.

Many on twitter just follow everyone, who follows them, then they wonder why Twitter does not work effectively for them.
Looking at followers of some artists, find they are in many countries. Many of them are in places like Nigeria, where there are a lot of scammers. Others where they do not use English so they may not be able to read English tweets.

Finding people who will ReTweet YOU or resend links for your artwork, is the name of the game. We ahve over 1,500 followers who resend out tweets to their followers. Most all have over 1000 followers, and some have as many as 120,000 which dramatically in creases the number of potential buyers.
Following artists from FAA, may get them to retweet yours, if you retweet their work. But if all their followers are all other artists, doubt it will lead too SALES.

Getting a list of followers who are Decorators, Gallery owners, those who are interested in the TYPE of artwork you produce can lead to sales. Getting lists of people interested in Sports, may help you sell images of the sports they find of interest. Building a list of followers who are interested in your type of art, by getting followers who follow Twitter accounts of Museums who have similar works on exhibit, etc, TweetAdder does this kind of lead gathering best.

TweetAdder can do all of this and much more, too much to write about, but you can find more at this link: http://buff.ly/viO0i6

Just Follow us, to see how we Promote: https://twitter.com/GrandCanyonPics and https://twitter.com/nadine1939 or https://twitter.com/NationalParkNPS

Perhaps some of these ideas will help you, before long.


Nadine and Bob Johnston Administrator
http://fineartamerica.com/groups/all-seasons-landscapes.html?tab=overview

 

Posted by: John Novis on 02/20/2014 - 3:54 PM

Still pushing your affiliate link to Tweet Adder, Nadine & Bob?

 

Posted by: Angela Pari Dominic Chumroo on 02/25/2014 - 12:34 PM

 

Posted by: Eric Evans on 03/26/2014 - 10:48 PM

https://twitter.com/AlohaMultimedia

Give me a follow and I will follow you back

 

Posted by: Sue Birkenshaw on 03/28/2014 - 5:32 PM

Here's my Twitter account, I've followed some of you above already.

https://twitter.com/birkenshawArt

 

Posted by: Prime Altemus on 04/01/2014 - 6:38 PM

I started a recent twitter account ( I currently have 3 followers :D). I will be adding people from here, and if you like cool art mixed in a few photos here and there then please follow me back.
Twitter: https://twitter.com/PrimeAltemus

 

Posted by: Katy Scott on 04/01/2014 - 11:27 PM

 

Posted by: Roz Abellera on 04/02/2014 - 12:22 AM

 

Posted by: Jeanne Fischer on 04/02/2014 - 1:22 AM

 

Posted by: Grigorios Moraitis on 04/02/2014 - 1:37 AM

 

Posted by: Jeremy Martinson on 04/02/2014 - 2:24 AM

@ponies_studios

 

Posted by: Rona Black on 04/02/2014 - 10:12 AM

 

Posted by: Gord Follett on 04/02/2014 - 11:42 PM

 

Posted by: Karleen Kareem on 04/07/2014 - 9:46 PM

All this is new to me and I'm learning about Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook and how to get the art out there for people to see. I have to try to find the time to do all this networking and still have time to paint.

 

Posted by: Richard Cheski on 04/07/2014 - 9:48 PM

I'm at https://twitter.com/CheskiPhoto

If you use google's url shortener when posting links in your tweets (to cut down on using characters in your tweet), its free and tracks how many people click the link and from where.

 

Posted by: Tony Murtagh on 04/08/2014 - 11:15 AM

Followed many of the ones above - here's my link -
https://twitter.com/TonyKRO

Thanks
Tony

 

Posted by: Frank J Casella on 04/08/2014 - 11:17 AM



This is my Twitter feed for fine art http://www.twitter.com/FJCPhoto

 

Posted by: Deanna Proffitt on 04/08/2014 - 12:43 PM

 

Posted by: Kathleen Odenthal on 04/10/2014 - 9:31 PM

Im on twitter! @dailybeatnews add me and Ill add you back!

 

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