Twitter is one of the top social media platforms to date if not the best platform for instant news and information. While Facebook has the numbers, Twitter has the core detail and user friendliness touch.
So, since it’s 2020 and being late to learn something new is almost impossible. Cruising to new Tweeting levels is easy and that’s why we have created a mini-guide to help you Tweet like a pro in this new year.
Send Tweets without an Active Internet Connection
Did you know Twitter allows you to actively Tweet to your account without opening your Smartphone App or visiting their desktop portal. Well, it’s very possible to use your phone’s SMS capability to actively send Tweets to your profile
All you have to do is connect your Phone Number to your Twitter profile. To do that, simply visit your Account Settings ->Select Mobile -> Add Phone Number to receive your Twitter shortcode you can always send your Tweets to using your phone’s SMS wing.
This means, whether you hold a feature phone or a Smartphone level one like the Kai Os powered MTN Kamunye or TECNO T4 series, you can actively tweet to your profile by simply sending an SMS to your Account’s SMS ID.
Use Threads for long Tweets
Twitter initially had a tough 144 characters cap on Tweets, But ever since the limit was lifted to 240 Characters, we’re optimistic that support for 480 characters will soon be on the launch pad since pro users now use Threads and external links for long Tweets.
Well, the next time you want to Tweet something long, do it the professionals way, simply tap the + sign whenever you’re composing a Tweet whether on Mobile or desktop to create a threaded Tweet.
Use Professional 3rd Party tools to send Tweets
Unlike Facebook, Twitter’s API is accessible by developers who can easily frame new solutions for the service and create new 3rd party apps trusted by end users.
To tweet like a pro, a Twitter client becomes your best go to solution with a majority allowing you to manage more than 1 Twitter account at the same time. In fact, you’re able to track mentions and hashtags without opening your notifications pane to read Tweets.
Nevertheless, here is the list of some of the best Twitter clients we recommend
- Fenice for Twitter
- Twitter for Windows
- Twitter for Mac (Catalina)
- TweetBot (Iphone)