Tips for Getting Retweets on Twitter

One way to gain influence on twitter is to have your posts reposted – retweeted – by others. Here are some ways to make that happen:

  1. Write tweets with content that is worth sahring
  2. Make sure your tweets are clear to any reader
  3. Include links in your tweets. Data shows that 57% of retweets contain a link versus 19% of normal tweets
  4. Shorten URLs. Use services like bit.ly and ow.ly 
  5. Include pictures and video
  6. Know what keywords related to your content are getting searched and use them