I talked about social media tactics last week but just remembered another one for twitter.
I got featured in a blog post last week for somebody’s top list of online recruiting/HR people to follow and I picked up dozens of new followers as a result. So I started to direct message everyone who followed me. If they were a recruiter I sent them a message like this;
And if it was not a recruiter I sent them a link to something else I wanted to promote. You can also automate it by using tools like Social Oomph.