Category: Twitter

Is Twitter filtering you from searches?

Several compers have noticed that their accounts have been filtered out of Twitter’s searches lately. The problem is – when it happens, they don’t know anything about it! But it could well be that...

Twitter increases follow limit to 5,000!

Today is a wonderful day for all compers! Twitter has finally increased the maximum follow limit for all users from 2,000 accounts to a whopping 5,000!  Once you’ve reached the 5,000 follows, there are limits to...

How to enter Twitter competitions

This is an old post – please see my 2018 post How to find, enter and win Twitter competitions! Once you get the hang of Twitter, it’s simple and addictive – it’s also the...

Choosing a RT winner

Choosing a winner for a RT giveaway

UPDATED: This post was written in 2014 – see my later post How to run a Twitter giveaway for a new, step-by-step guide to running a fair and fun retweet competition! Also check my post...

Twitter Parties

Twitter parties with prizes

Twitter parties are becoming more popular as a fun way for people to live chat, using a unique hashtag. They are scheduled at a set time, usually for an hour, and are often combined with...

Comping on Twitter

Comping on Twitter

Comping on Twitter is becoming more popular – it’s a fast paced, exciting way for a promoter to give away prizes and increase brand awareness, although the lack of rules and proper closing dates...

Twitter comps – worth the effort?

Now, I’m a big fan of Twitter. And therefore a big fan of Twitter competitions! But I know a lot of folk are of the opinion that they’re not worth the effort, and I’m...