A great place to stay up-to-date with the latest happenings in your vicinity and also socialize with your friends is on Twitter. One of the best ways of using twitter is using its list feature to stay current on the latest happenings around you. To use twitter lists, you need to have a twitter account.
Download the app to your iPhone or Android and create an account. If you are using a PC, go to www.twitter.com and create an account. If you already have an account, sign in to your account and navigate to your profile. Once you click to view my profile, a drop-down menu will come out. Choose lists and click the create button. Fill out the information about the list, the name, description and set it to the public if you want anyone to follow it.
After this you will be taken to a search page where you can see people related to the name you’ve used in the description. To add someone to your list, click on the person icon beside his name and choose add/remove from list. Select the box you want and they’ll be added to your list.
Lists are one of the best kept secrets of twitter. It’s right there in the open but few people rarely use it. There are many reasons why you should start using list today. Lists helps you to add up to 500 people in one list and you can have up to 50 lists. They are the best way to attract a lot of followers to your stream and you can break down your tweeps into different interests.
Lists are easily editable, very fluid and can grow as your twitter account grow. You can also easily add yourself to the list of people you want and even follow a list you like. As you add more people to your list, your own list will be growing as people will be adding you to their list too. This grows your circle of influence in Twitter which eventually aids your marketing.