You can use Twitter to share business information, gather data research and insights and build relationships with your customers and prospects. Most of the time, there is already a conversation happening on Twitter about your company, product or service.
Mention: Once you’ve sign up you get a username, you can get mention people by preceding your message with that username. E.g. @ewilko how are you today?
Retweet: If you see a tweet by another user that you want to share, you can do this by retweeting their tweet. Click on re-tweet to share this information with your followers.
Message/DM: When you are following another user and they are following you back, you can send them a private message. Start your tweet with DM or D. E.g. DM @ewilko what’s your mobile number?
Hashtag: Users prefix words with the hashtag in order to categorise them. Hashtags are a bit like having a theme to your tweet, you can click on the hashtag to find similar-themed tweets and find followers you might share interests with.