Twitter Crack: Yes, It's Addictive
With the slowing economy, people with a little time on their hands are finding Twitter is a great discovery tool—and a great big addiction.
Marketing consultant Rickey Gold explains, “I spent way too much time exploring and tweeting. I was becoming addicted to Twitter and not focusing on what I needed to do. I got behind on client projects; something I never do and something no business owner should ever do!”
“One of the big hurdles when using Twitter is not to let it invade your life,” said international marketing expert Cindy King.
MarketingProfs' Ann Handley said, “It is a time-sink. It's easy to get sucked into spending too much time on it, because it definitely has an addictive quality.”
Here are some tips to ensure Twitter does not consume you: