Great video by the folks at http://www.socialnomics.com
Social media is about leverage the more active you are in a social environment the more you can leverage others activity to fuel your success.
That is the sizable task the twitter bio demands and below are 30 Awesome examples of how to rise to the challenge and write something that demands attention.
I’ve compiled a list of 20 twitter bios that make me laugh and make me want to read more. Note; you will not find any self promotional how to market your business advice in the following list (and that’s exactly the point) these are all about expanding your personal brand with ashort quip that makes people want a relationship with you regardless of business intent (much stronger foundation that the transactional perspective of building value based solely on what you can do/ provide/ sell)
Self-Proclaimed Media Ho, Designer Guy and Twitter Addict. In his spare time, Stunt Doubles for the Hulk and a really Nice Guy! You can even ask Chris Brogan
Speaker|Author|Motivator| Passionate about Inspiring & Empowering others to become their best Successful Self by Leading From Within
Firehose that answers the question: What’s interesting? Co-founder of Alltop.
Don’t live to geek; geek to live.
NYC’s only female tobacconist bringing you all the info on the biz & my love of music, scholarship, wine, food, all things Italian & Latin American.
Destroyer of Social Media Boredom. Blue Haired Blogger.
Logo & identity designer for hire. Creating clean and unique logos, identities and rebrands. Iconic, typographic and minimalist tendencies. 25 years experience.
I tweet hard, fast, & often. I’m opinionated & swear CONSTANTLY. Don’t like it? Don’t follow. Otherwise: You’ll take it & like it.
A rocker chick obsessed with all things rock & outlaw country; a HUGE Razorback fan; a business woman who busts her butt to support her concert habit!!!
The Tiny Buddha brings you quotes from the wise! Simple wisdom for complex lives. facebook.com/tinybuddha
Wine guy, host of Wine Library TV. Video blogger and Businessman that loves people and the hustle
Brand igniter, angel investor, public speaker, former Virgin.
You know the burnt-out college student in front of you in line at Target who was intermittently chuckling to herself? Nice to meet you, too.
Science ninjas unite!
Food activist, lover of white precipitation & K2 skis, owner of mad kitchen skills, runs organic, fair-trade bakery. It’s all blogged at ginabegin.com
Unemployed computer guy takes off on his motorcycle seeking fame, fortune and adventure.
I’ve come here to chew bubblegum & kick ass & I’m all out of bubblegum. • a muse: amused • media misfit, marketing mastermind • host • blogger • sarcatalyst •
hope you’re inspired full of ideas just please don’t put the title on your bsuiness card on ur twitter bio, ultimate snoozefest.
Have some fun with it make me want to know you. You can do it!. If you’ve found any great twitter bios I missed post them ion the comments below!
Allison Jo Winter of Terra Companies didn’t expect that attending a twitter training seminar would lead to national news exposure less than 24 hours later but…
Tuesday night Allison Jo Winter of Terra Companies attended the Twitter for Small Business seminar 2 the Kalamazoo Chamber of Commerce, @kzoochamber, Included in the discussion was reaching local media with twitter and using Twitter to drive traffic to Youtube content. Less than 24 hours and 10 tweets later Allison’s Twitter account @terracompanies had drawn attention to their companies with this tweet about the’r patented sedvac system on the twitter hashtag #bpspill and #BPoilspill
This one tweet drew attention from a local Fox affiliate, a few hours later a complete on site interview with CEO Steve Taplin was mixed with HD video shot for youtube by Terra Companies showcasing the Sedvac system.
Rewind Just 24 hours and Allison sat in a Twittter Seminar asking how she could get relevance and measurable value from Twitter. The Key points we discussed were:
This simple strategy applied the next day led to immediate national news coverage. What is your strategy to make an impact for your company on Twitter? Look for ways to take the same three steps noted above and get your message from twitter amplified thousands of times to a much larger audience just like Allison did!
5 – 7 pm at Kalamazoo County Chamber of Commerce
(including a $50 Gift certificate to Casa Bolero)
You already know that I am super passionate about social media and making it matter in Kalamazoo. I can tell you the people at this seminar are going to get a
huge advantage on being the top dogs in social media in our fair city.
You will get to hear from local Twitter Superstar @SarahLWLee (organizer of tweetup kalamazoo and the first ever downtown kalamazoo tweetcrawl/ photocontest – this event alone drove people to explore 17 downtown venues in one night and tweet about all of them to their entire network)
You will learn the critical steps to build your Twitter strategy including:
On top of that there will be awesome snacks (thanks to Sam at Salut Fine Wine and Spirits he will be there too and you should meet him). There will also be some sweet giveaways including a $50 Gift certificate to Casa Bolero.