Posts tagged with Autoresponders

Twitter DM autoresponders: 15 tips and 40+ examples

Twitter DM autoresponders: 15 tips and 40+ examplesTwitter autoresponders are used to automatically send a direct message to new followers. All too often they are lame, and perceived as spammy.

Auto messages are problematic, not least because even when they include elements of the ‘personal’ (“how can I help you today?” / “tell me more about yourself”) they’re clearly robotic. And people don’t respond to robots, they respond to people. This is 'social' media after all.

I don’t use them, nor have we configured our Econsultancy Twitter account to send automated messages, but we’ve been wondering whether they can be used in a positive way. As such I have been doing a little research in this area. And I'd love to hear your feedback...