14 MORE Tools of Highly Effective Twitter Users

Social Media

by Kenny Hyder

Back by popu­lar demand, here is the sequel to the ori­gi­nal 14 Tools of Highly Effec­tive Twit­ter Users. A round up of some of the best tools avai­la­ble for your maxi­mum twit­ter pleasure!

backt­weets

To kick it off, backt­weets is a great way to find, track and moni­tor links that spread on twit­ter. Check out advan­ced mode to search spe­ci­fic date ran­ges and users.

backtweets

does­fo­llow

For all of the users that are obses­sed over who’s follo­wing who: does­fo­llow will tell you exactly that. Just put in the two users and it plops out if they follow each other or not.

doesfollow

hoo­tsuite

A tool that allows you to manage mul­ti­ple accounts, sche­dule tweets, and track suc­cess all in one.

hootsuite

Mic­ro­Plaza

Mic­ro­Plaza is a ser­vice that takes all of the com­mon tweets and links from the peo­ple you follow and groups them into “tiles” so that you can easily digest the impor­tant sto­ries that come across your time­line without having to fran­ti­cally scan your ever upda­ting twit­ter feed.

MicroPlaza

Mind­MeTo

If you’re not into some of the more robust GTD appli­ca­tions, Mind­MeTo might be just for you! Just tweet or dm @mindmeto what you need to remem­ber, and at the allot­ted time, it will send you a dm with the remin­der. Simple.

MindMeTo

poll­daddy

From the popu­lar poll­daddy ser­vice comes poll­daddy for twit­ter, just put in your ques­tion and pos­si­ble ans­wers and tweet it out!

polldaddy

twic­kie

Archive a twit­ter res­ponse thread! If you’re like me, con­duc­ting busi­ness on twit­ter is a no-brainer. So it’s pro­bably a good idea to have a bac­kup of your com­mu­ni­ca­tion ey? (Also see twee­take from my last post)

twickie

Twit­dom

Come one! Come All! A resource for fin­ding twit­ter appli­ca­tions and tools. That is, er, besi­des my blog of course..

Twitdom

Twi­to­ria

Shows you which of the peo­ple you follow hasn’t twee­ted for the lon­gest time so you can boot em!

Twitoria

twit­ter­coun­ter

Don’t lie, we all know we’re all obses­sed with our follo­wer counts. This tool shows us a nice little chart of our follo­wer count pro­gress along with projections.

twittercounter

Twit­ter­fall

Twit­ter­fall is a cool way to see popu­lar topics or cus­tom search que­ries on twit­ter search that allows you to con­trol dis­play metrics. It also takes the query load on it’s ser­ver so your brow­ser doesn’t have to do all the work.

Twitterfall

twit­terhawk

A tar­ge­ted mar­ke­ting tool that helps you find, follow and even tweet peo­ple that are tal­king about things that you are inte­res­ted. (paid service)

twitterhawk

two­llo

Find and follow users who are tal­king about your terms of inte­rest. Much like twit­terhawk, but you can’t tweet at people.

twollo

URL Shor­te­ner

Yeah I know, there are a ton of url shor­te­ners out there, but how kick ass is it to have your own? That way, all your links say your domain in them no mat­ter what. Sweet. Here it is the latest and grea­test way to create your own URL Shortener:

URL Shortener

If you enjo­yed this post.. Please follow me @kennyhyder, also be sure to check out the ori­gi­nal post if you haven’t already!

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