I've been reading Cortland talk about IHers who are really into Twitter optimization in recent podcast transcripts and I thought I'd really have a go at it.
Especially given how much Twitter helped me pre-sell an ebook, it seemed like it would be worthwhile to build up my personal account. It's currently smaller than my Alchemist Camp account.
I did a 5-tweet thread and far exceeded my previous best, with any Twitter account. With 538 followers and without asking for retweets, I got over 200k impressions and 15k engagements throughout the thread and the 2nd tweet in it is about to break 100 retweets.
Here's the strategy I used:
Summary: build curiosity, reveal, intensify, address the haters, and ask an open question.
Here's the tweet thread.
As I said at the top, I'm a twitter noob. What else can I do to improve this formula?