Ever had a topic you were burning to discuss with like-minded, anonymous people, but weren’t quite sure where to go to get your talk on? Consider joining a Twitter chat!
Twitter chats are an ideal way to connect with others in real time, and a great means of expanding any young professional’s social network. Folks from all over the world gather online at a specified time to confer on a topic of interest that can be tracked via a given #hashtag.
There’s a chat for everyone out there in the Twitterverse: everything from a #bakechat to a #careerchat to a #SportsPRChat (a complete list of existing Twitter chats and times can be found and edited by anyone here).
Why join a Twitter chat?
So now that you know what a Twitter chat is, you might be wondering: what exactly are the benefits of participating? There are many! Among the most important:
A few insider tips
So, how can you make the most of a Twitter chat experience? Try these tricks:
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As The Daily Muse's Head of Social Media, Susan gains great joy from concocting clever Tweets and Facebook posts and brainstorming catchy headlines. A native Philadelphian and Penn State alum, she has a resourceful background in communications and graphic design. Susan was married in Vegas by Elvis, proudly sporting a $49.99 white cocktail dress from Tar-zhay. She also has yet to meet a plate of nachos she hasn’t liked.More from this Author