Tweet The Pros! is a series of Twitter Interviews with Professionals and Experts in their given field. Tough questions, answered in 140 characters or less. For this installment, Createteria tweeted several Web Marketing and Social Media specialists the following question:
With Twitter Followers, is Quality or Quantity more important?
Thubten Comerford (@thubten) answered: Great question, @createteria. Quality is, and it’s up to each individual to decide which qualities are most desirable in a follower. #TTP
Thubten is a “veteran social networking and social media professional” at We Post Media. Visit www.wepostmedia.com
Daniel Green (@portlandaniel) answered: @createteria Quality. Would you rather have 1000 to talk to or 100 you can rely on when you have a call to action? Continued… #TTP
@createteria Their followers may be more influential than yours. And, I’d rather have 100 people listening than 1000 people ignoring. #TTP
Daniel is co-founder of Bridge Nine Interactive. Visit bridge9interactive.com
Kelly R. Feller (@kellyrfeller) answered: @createteria actually there’s good reason for both, depending. Ex, you gain more internal traction if u have big #. But quality matters l8tr
Kelly is Director of Social Media for Citrix, “writer, geek, perfectionist, mom, political junkie, unabashed Phishead & lover of funk.” Visit Kelly on www.linkedin.com
This Topic: Twitter Followers. Next Installment: Empire Avenue
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