So You Want to Join a Tweet Jam?

Never participated in a Tweet Jam (Tweet Chat, Twitter Chat, call them what you will)? Never fear, if you’ve got a Twitter account, it’s easy to join in.

You’ve Got Options

Door Number 1: Log in to Twitter. Search for the hashtag associated with the Tweet Jam to follow the conversation. Tweet, including the hashtag. Voila, you’ve joined a Tweet Jam!

Door Number 2: Log in to Twitter. Go to Twubs. Search for the hashtag associated with the Tweet Jam. You will be redirected to the related page. Tweet (Twubs will fill in the hashtag for you). Voila, you’ve joined a Tweet Jam!

Twubs

Door Number 3: Log in to Twitter. Use your favorite Twitter management tool of choice. Search for the hashtag associated with the Tweet Jam. Tweet, including the hashtag. Voila, you’ve joined a Tweet Jam!

Door Number 4: Log in to Twitter. Go to the related article on CMSWire. Follow along on Cover it Live. Tweet, including the hashtag. Voila, you’ve joined a Tweet Jam!

A Few Last Pointers

Please remember:

  • Introduce yourself with your first tweet. Include your name, job title and organization you work for.
  • Be sure to include the #socbizchat hashtag in all responses. Use A1 for answers to question one, A2, for question two, etc. For example, "@bigbird A2 First step should be having a strong mobile policy in place #socbizchat"
  • Please don't pitch products or services -- stay knowledge focused.
  • Keep the discussion professional, but informal.
  • Remember that this is a public chat -- be thoughtful.