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15 Things Attorneys Can Tweet About

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Today’s guest post is by Cindy Greenway, editor-in-chief at LawMarketing.com. This article originally appeared on that site and has some good tips for attorneys who want to engage on Twitter but aren’t sure how to get started. — Stephen "What Should I Tweet About?" is a common question attorneys ask when they decide to implement Twitter … Continue Reading

Why Tweeting Doesn’t Make You A Twit

Posted in Law Firm Marketing
This article originally ran in The Record Reporter, an Arizona newspaper and website that covers legal business news: I recently presented at the American Bar Association annual conference in San Francisco on “Why Tweeting Doesn’t Make You a Twit!”
 I was shocked and amazed at the number of attorneys I spoke to who still don’t … Continue Reading

How Your Practice Can Benefit From Twitter

Posted in Law Firm Marketing
Twitter has released the results of a survey conducted by global research firm Market Probe International on how small businesses can benefit from having a presence on Twitter. The survey was split among U.S. and UK adults who currently follow small businesses on Twitter and found that these followers are much more likely to make a … Continue Reading

Twitter Best Practices Guide for Attorneys

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With more than 200 million active users, Twitter is a major social media network attorneys should not ignore. Twitter can be a highly useful marketing tool for attorneys to promote their blogs and other thought leadership content.  Here is a best practices guide for attorneys using Twitter: Tweet 4x/day or less Use fewer than 100 characters … Continue Reading

Social Media Marketing for Attorneys: Best Practices for Twitter

Posted in Law Firm Marketing, Law Firm Websites
Some attorneys are masters at using Twitter, but many attorneys can’t even bring themselves to say the word, “Tweet”. It sounds silly, and the law is not a silly business. But the lawyers I know who have figured out how to use Twitter effectively consider it a great tool for engaging potential clients and referral sources … Continue Reading

Social Media Marketing for Attorneys: On Twitter, Content Counts

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A recent study by Carnegie Mellon University, MIT and Georgia Tech examined more than 43,000 tweets over a two-week period to discover which tweets are largely ignored and which tweets engage an audience. The findings, unsurprisingly, were that the most disliked tweets were the empty content ones: updates on someone’s mood or what they were doing … Continue Reading