Is Twitter Dying? And We Answer a Listener Question

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Do you still use Twitter? Do you use it as much as you once did? Sean kicks off the discussion based on a conversation he heard on the Men In Blazers podcast. Meanwhile, David shares an article from the Huffington Post on the subject.

What you will learn about Twitter in this episode

  • Conversations on Twitter seem to be dropping
  • Teens have moved on to Instagram and SnapChat
  • Troll factor is playing a role
  • Never listen to “eggs”
  • Quantifying followers
  • Use Twitter as a communication piece, not just for monetization
  • Twitter is great as a news source
  • Twitter still valuable for customer service

Links mentioned in this episode

This week’s question

From Anna:

I’m a self-taught mixed-media artist and designer. I keep hearing that creatives should diversify. While I understand the logic behind it in theory, it’s extremely overwhelming for me when it comes to putting it into practice. Especially for a one-woman show like I am.

How do I diversify without losing focus and/or becoming overwhelmed? Or is diversifying all it’s proclaimed to be?

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