It is no secret that a successful blogger knows how to build a strong and loyal following. However, just because you have a successful blog, you might not have a perfect social media presence. Building an audience on your social media channels can help you double (even triple) your blog’s views and interaction levels. You will quickly find out how vital social media is to a blog’s performance. Take a page from those successful bloggers that have built just as successful social media channels. You can tell a lot about a blogger by their Twitter feed. For example, the following social media influencers have perfected their Twitter game. Want to learn their tricks to the trade? The first step is following them!
Social Media Gurus
There are some bloggers that have made careers out of teaching others how to build successful blogs and businesses. There are thousands of people that consider themselves social media experts, but only a few have the accolades to prove it.
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— Steve Farnsworth (@Steveology) March 6, 2017
Steve Farnsworth is more than just a social media guru. As the past Chief Digital Strategist for Jolt, Farnsworth has devoted his career to social media and content marketing. His list of accolades alone is extremely impressing, from one of Forbes’ top 50 social media power influencers to a top Twitter influencer. His tweets consist of links to valuable resources for those looking to understand all things blogging, digital marketing, SEO and all things in between.
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— Aaron Lee (@AskAaronLee) March 6, 2017
When you have almost a million Twitter followers, it is easy to tell you understand the whole Twitter thing. Lee is a small business expert and uses his Twitter to share important knowledge from his personal website. He is devoted to teaching people how to use social media to grow their small business ventures. Lee writes daily on his blog on various topics from how to pitch an idea properly to how to create engaging videos. Lee is located in Malaysia, but as a world traveler he is able to connect with anyone across the globe.
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— Annetta Powell (@AnnettaPowell) March 6, 2017
With the nickname, “the success coach”, Powell is the real deal when it comes to blogging success. She is known for her unique marketing tools, such as “drop cards.” This unique alternative to business cards consists of cards that resemble $100 bills. Imagine if you see one of these on the ground, you are going to pick it up. Which is exactly the idea. People will be more attracted to these cards and your business’ name will come across more eyes. Her Twitter showcases her expertise of Internet marketing. Some may complain that she tweets self-serving links a little too much. But, with close to 50 thousand followers, she is obviously doing things right.
Bloggers To Follow
Not everyone built their social media following by offering tips on how to be successful. Many of these twitter pros are simply bloggers that are really good at what they do.
Poor Girl Eats Well
#PGEWrecipeoftheday: Pan Roasted Cauliflower with Poached Eggs and Kale. Simple, delicious, and perfect for… https://t.co/vN78dDW1ht
— Kimberly Morales (@PoorGrlEatsWell) March 6, 2017
Kimberly Morales’ is inspiration to those that have to follow a budget but still want to eat good food. Tweeting as @PoorGrlEatsWell, her philosophy is showing people how to eat “ridiculously well on a minuscule budget.”
As a leading food blogger, her daily recipes of the day attract a large portion of her followers. In fact, it seems that Morales’ ability to connect and build relationships with her fans is key to her success. Readers are more willing to become a loyal follower if they feel as if the writer genuinely cares for them.
Karina Allrich is another successful food blogger that has perfected using Twitter to build her empire. Allrich has put a unique spin on the over saturated gluten-free industry. Instead of simply spouting off the same information that is plastered on every healthy eating blog, Allrich has worked hard to make her special place in the gluten-free niche. From variations on classic favorites (like pumpkin pie) to scientific foodie experiments, Allrich knows how to grab your attention and keep it. Her unique take on a wheat-free lifestyle has garnered a huge amount of interest. Just like other successful bloggers, building an audience of loyal followers is key to success.
Food bloggers aren’t the only ones enjoying the Twitter world. Gary Arndt is a travel blogger with almost 200 thousand followers on Twitter alone. At the three time travel photographer of the year, Arndt has visited all seven continent and more than 115 countries. His blog, Everything Everywhere will give anyone the travel bug. His indepth places on the locations his visits gives his readers glimpses into worlds they may never see. Besides travel posts, he also shares periodic photography tips. His entertaining personality and ability to get blog post ideas from the simple details of his day is what makes him such as attractive social media influencer.