Quickly Social: Local Twitter Followers For Local Businesses

Learn easy actionable techniques to find, engage and get local people into your business through Twitter!
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  • Lectures 22
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

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This course is designed for businesses that want to target and engage with local people in their city or state on Twitter. If you own a restaurant in Chicago, you'll want to find new customers on Twitter in Chicago. Learn basics, pro tips and 3rd party programs that can help you easily find local twitter followers!

Build a strong foundation of understanding how to use Twitter to find and engage local people on Twitter to attract them to your business.

  • Learn how to find twitter accounts specific to your local area
  • Learn how to engage with local people on Twitter to build a community around your business
  • Learn Hashtag "Hacks" and how to use geolocation services to find new customers
  • Learn how to use free programs to jump start your local twitter following
  • Learn how to create fun and engaging content for your Twitter account!

Twitter followers worth your time:

Twitter is not about how many followers you have, it's about the quality of your followers. By utilizing what is taught in this program - you'll gain visibility in your local community and build a trusted reputation for your business.

Twitter has over 289 active users, with 135,000 new users signing up every day. Of those, 2.1 billion twitter searches are performed daily (compared to Google average daily searches of 5.7 billion). 40% of twitters don't tweet, but search and watch what others tweet. Statistics per statisticbrain Like Google ... you'll want to be found online and Twitter has a large number of people that may be interested in finding your business.

Twitter is a great way to have instant interaction with local people. You'll know what is going on in your community, you'll have an instant way to handle customer service issues, you'll get feedback on your business and it's a great way to offer specials to those locally.

Twitter is a free tool to use (except for your knowledge and time) and makes this platform a very wise choice to assist with your business marketing efforts.

Content and Overview:

This course is an intermediate course which means you must already know the basics of Twitter. Basic knowledge needed for this course: How to compose a tweet, how to ReTweet, how follow another twitter account and how to reply to someone on Twitter.

This course does NOT teach those basic understandings and assumes you already have these skills.

By the end of this course - you'll have an engaging Twitter feed, Local Followers and great start to bigger and better things on Twitter!

What are the requirements?

  • Computer with Twitter Account created / accessible
  • Twitter app downloaded on your smartphone
  • Basic understanding of how Twitter works (RT's, how to post, how to follow someone)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to find local twitter accounts
  • Know how to engage with local twitter followers
  • Hashtag "hacks" and use of Geolocation Social Sites
  • Learn how to use Twitter Management tools for easy Twitter Management
  • Learn how to easily respond, keep track of and engage with Twitter users
  • Have knowledge of local twitter engagement practices

What is the target audience?

  • Local Businesses - Brick and Mortar Locations
  • Restaurants, Bars, Retail Stores, Food Trucks, Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, Etc.
  • Have posted at least 10 - 20 tweets on Twitter, know how to "follow", ReTweet (RT) and Favorite
  • Do NOT take this course if you have never posted a tweet on Twitter!

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Section 1: Welcome!

Welcome to my local Twitter follower course! This course will help you grow your twitter followers on a local level! I'm glad you've taken this opportunity to start learning how to dive deeper into utilizing Twitter for your business. We'll have fun .... we have worksheets, homework and quizzes too! I'm looking forward to helping your local business grow on Twitter! Having problems with any of the homework? No problem - start a class discussion or email me direct to help! I'm always here!

3 pages

As a local business, why should you be concerned about making sure your tweets and posts on Twitter are location based? Here are 3 examples of how location based tweeting (posts) can put your business on Page 1 of local Google searches for free!


This is a quick overview of topics we'll be talking about. I encourage you to go through all lectures as they are laid out in this course. We start by helping you to identify your demographic through a created worksheet you'll need to complete as it relates to your business. No one else is able to do this for you and the worksheet is the foundation for your Twitter strategy. To make this course truly helpful to you and your business - follow all the steps listed!

Here's the game plan:

  • Help identify your target market by defining who they are (worksheet)
  • Once identified - we'll show you how to locate them on Twitter
  • After you narrowed down how to locate your twitter followers - we help you engage with them
  • When engagement starts ... the next step is to increase your followers for greater exposure
  • Lastly -- how do you manage it all? We'll show you easy ways to help manage your following

Are you stuck at all in this class? Have ANY questions relating to this class?

Please do not hesitate to contact me through Udemy or start a discussion right here in the course!

Section 2: Identifying Your Target Market

This sections will help you to define your target market. Who are you trying to attract into your business? This worksheet will help you work through your own business to identify your consumer. Even if you think you know who your customer is already .... I highly encourage you to follow through on this worksheet. The answers you provide here, will help you on Twitter.

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This worksheet will help you define your business demographic! Be sure to answer and write down each question - this will help you move forward with your strategy. We'll go back to this sheet / your answers periodically through this course.

You'll notice that there is a spot asking you for your favorite social sites ... because we use this sheet with full online strategies - that's the purpose for this question. .... and of course Twitter is one of your favorite social sites right?!?!!

Even if Twitter isn't - if there is a social site that you gravitate toward ... we can use the content from there to Twitter. So, be honest and let's create a strategy!

Section 3: How To Use Hashtags To Grow Your Twitter Followers locally

This video will go over a completed worksheet filled out for a company called Taster's Circle. You'll see how we used their business and answered these questions. This is an example that you may want to follow if you're getting stuck! If you are still stuck after watching this ... guess what ... discussion time! :)


We're going to discuss your worksheet answers and learn how to apply them to your Twitter strategy and grow your Twitter followers!


This is a quick tutorial on how to find local twitter accounts to follow according to your selected location. For this example, we use Orlando, FL.


This is a quick tutorial via the Twitter Andriod Phone app for finding local twitter accounts to follow.

3 questions

Now we're going to test your awesome learning abilities....

2 pages

Homework is fun ... okay, maybe not THAT fun ... but this exercise will be beneifical for you business. See the attached and have fun!

Section 4: Engagement

Did you find people to follow? .....(I'm going to assume you said YES!) Congratulations! Time to celebrate!!!! You're on your way to new local people knowing about your business!

Pro Tip: Always read the bios for each Twitter account you follow - this will give you more insight into the people you are following!


This course will help you utilize location based hashtags. You'll need to refer to your original worksheet for this section.


Along with some real life examples - we'll show you how to properly engage with potential new business!

In the resources section we have provided crafted tweets that you can use for easy engagement. We've also provided real world examples of companies engaging with local people. All this helps you to create your own tweets branded with your own hashtags!


Do you have a competitor with Twitter followers that you'd like to engage with? Do you have local business near you that might benefit from your services? This course is about how to engage on an ethical level with other local business twitter followers.


How to post and use location tweeting with your tweets via the desktop Twitter version!


Quick tutorial showing how to create tweets using your smartphone and using your current location to stay local!


How to easily keep up with your important clients, vendors and your new engagers on Twitter! Learn how to drive a potential customer from twitter into your business.

Overview Re-cap
3 questions
Section 5: Increase Followers

Wondering what Quality vs. Quantity means for your business? Let's break down the numbers to an understandable strategy!


Can you just BUY local Twitter Followers from various off Facebook sources? You see them every where ... what are the results and should you do it?


Are you doing these Twitter Faux Pas? There's actually one really BIG Twitter Faux Pas that I can only hope no one EVER does again after watching this lecture .....

Recap of Section 4
4 questions
Section 6: Twitter Management Programs

This video discusses and showcases 3 twitter management tools to help you stay engaged easily with your influencers on twitter. This allows easy ways to track hashtags, find local twitter accounts and respond easily to those tweeting with you! In the resources - we provide a list of other tools you may wish to try on your own!


We will show you where to "register" hashtags, how to track hashtags and ways you set up alerts for hashtags to facilitate easy engagement.

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Instructor Biography

Jennifer Stinnett, Social Media Marketing / Consultant

Jennifer Stinnett is the founder of eJenn Solutions, an online digital media marketing company specializing in social media strategies for individuals and businesses implementing a “people first” mentality and helping companies reach their target markets. She is an experienced professional in Real Estate Ecommerce and Business Development, having served for over a decade as Director for major brokers.

Jennifer is well versed in the constantly evolving landscape of Internet marketing, and deeply committed to pursuing ongoing trends to stay on the cutting edge of all elements of digital business. She effectively supports numerous clients in realizing Social Media Optimization (SMO) in the form of blogger outreach, social media community management, daily social media management, and blog / website content.

Jennifer also provides creative social media solutions for events. She accomplishes unique social media strategies for her clients by listening to their business objectives and stories and implementing a creative online strategy that sets them apart from their competitors

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