with One Stop Poetry
What's your best tweet?
What are six things you could never do without?
People, creativity, writers, a goal, direction, a team
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Twitter provides the link that One Stop Poetry needs to promote its features and its contributors to its many readers.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter has been more successful for One Stop Poetry as it is a great place to promote
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
people over the holidays were changing the names of movie titles - you could tell people were bored
What feature should Twitter add?
A feature that will pull in youth - that would be powerful
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
there are lots of writers / poets / artist who don't believe it's helpful - they are sooo wrong
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
Both Stephen Fry & Phil Jupitus are champions of poets & poetry. To receive a follow by these two would be a huge accolade
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
No - One Stop poetry has a faithful following
Why should we vote for you?
One Stop Poetry is unique for a poetry/arts site. It maintains high standards whilst selflessly promoting poetry & the arts daily.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
stopping cyber harassment , advocacy
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Twitter has not just brought the arts to One Stop but also publishers & agents, as well as a community of extraordinarily talented people
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
we use 2 hashtags to promote #oneshotwednesday an open poetry day held on wednesdays and #ospchat for discussions on sundays
How do you make your tweets unique?
They are unique because they are promoting the work of others or helping direct someone new to a site or to other tweeps
What inspires you to tweet?
Other people and the people we feature on our blog site. We want to represent them well and get the most reads possible.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Hasn't happened on One Stop Poetry - yet
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Twitter is a great tool. It has the ability to get anyone connected in moments. Everyone matters ~ we are equal
How long can you go without a tweet?
do I have to???
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
More internal networks
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
@Doallas this lady is gentle and another who constantly promotes other in the arts. She always has a kind word to say to her tweeps
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
@lukeromyn - this guy is a writer each day is another hysterical moment . He keeps the feed laughing and not taking life too seriously
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
That it's like Facebook
Why should people follow you?
People follow One Stop because of what it provides, a platform to be discovered whilst supporting their creative needs in a caring manner
How do you decide what to tweet?
We usually tweet about what we are doing and what others are doing in the writing, arts, poetry community & giving direction for poets
Why'd you start tweeting?
to get into a network of writers and poets and meet people just starting out
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes -Twitter has brought the world of the arts to the doors of One Stop Poetry, it has made promotion easier
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
meet and greet time
How will the world change in the next year?
looking in the crystal ball - more awareness and action
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
when people give meaningless (poorly delivered) information
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
People will be more aware of their global surroundings and work together because of sites like Twitter