9 Easy Ways to Get Unfollowed on Twitter
Avoid Common Pitfalls of Twitterdome
Posted by: RE Technology
Ever since the birth of paper.li and my obsession with aggregating all the content-sharing tweets in my Twitter stream, I have been very aware of annoying Tweeters. Why? If I don't clean out my Twitter stream every now and then, my paper.li gets overwhelmed with stories I do not want to read about.
(To view an example of a paper.li Twitter e-newspaper I manage, check out RE Technology, Inc.'s)
Ironically, one of the articles I found interesting, while peeling through my RETechnologyInc Daily was on the very topic of pitfalls of Tweeting that will result in getting people to un-follow you. In the world of social media, being un-followed is almost equivalent to being virtually told you are annoying or you like things that aren't cool. It brings many of us back to school yard drama.
Jason Yormark, social media marketer, sympathizes to a degree with people who unwittingly abuse common Twitter faux pas. In a recent post he outlines his top 9 Twitter annoyances. I definitely agree with most. (I still un-follow people who flood my stream with nonsense, but that is due to my paper.li love as stated above.)
Here are his top 9 ways to get unfollowed on Twitter: