Twitter is the go-to place in case of any breaking news, engaging with people in the moment and learning about things. If you want to know about anything you should only hit it up on Twitter.
Trends, usually made by a hashtag and keywords in Twitter, reflect what the world is debating on in the present moment. We give you five ways to make the most out of them:
There’s this interesting feature called Analytics that provides you with a monthly analysis of your tweets, engagement, and your top followers. There is also an option called Events where you can see how many people are talking about what day, festival, occasion, match, TV show or movie.
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Follow Trending Hashtags
Usually, there are 10 top trending hashtags and keywords in Twitter, that are shown on the homepage, but none of them are explained or given detail about. By clicking those trending topics, you can see the conversation and find the top tweets and links shared on Twitter. This is usually one of the best ways to find a hot news topic in the social media world.
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This is one of the best ways to keep track of your favorite social media accounts on Twitter. In the heaps of tweets that are on the timeline, this option will make sure your most important tweets are not lost. You can make an unlimited number of Lists and add people without following them. You can also opt to make a list public or private. The only condition is that the profile of the individuals should be public so you can see the tweets (in case you choose not to follow them).
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Chat With People
Twitter is all about people. Make connections. Since all the tweets are public except the Direct Messages, you can tweet to your favorite brand if there is any sale or about the availability of any product. You can also tweet with any question and the relevant hashtags which can attract plenty of users who can help you out. There are also many like-minded people if you target a particular topic or audience.
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Post More Media
It is not a secret that posts with more media like GIFs, pictures, and videos get more user engagement. People get a better idea of the context of your tweet when you post pictures. It also gives some credibility to your tweets and adds emotions. You will have more likes, retweets, and mentions with media.
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Some recent trends that have gone viral on Twitter:
President Donald Trump’s misspelling of the word 'coverage' became the most talked about meme in the internet world, driving people into an imaginative roller-coaster of tweets.
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World Environment Day was on 5th June, and people took to Twitter to celebrate it. President Trump was also vehemently condemned for not signing the climate pact in Paris. This was a famous Twitter trend in India as well as in the world.
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Ariana Grande organized a concert on June 4 in memory of those who died in the Manchester Arena bombing on May 22, 2017, in her concert.
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On June 6, 1944 US troops had landed at Normandy, France to invade it in the World War II.
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The Teen Choice Awards will be held on August 13 this year, and people have nominated their favorite TV stars for the coveted prize.