The above link is to an article on a fast growing area of internet copywriting – the world of Twitter. The article covers the difference between writing twitter headlines, and headlines for other forms of online copywriting. Using Twitter limits a headline to 140 words or less, and the fact that you need people to ‘Re-Tweet’ a headline for it to spread means they have even more limited space. This article suggests keeping your Twitter headlines short and to the point for it to work in this social networking form. Another interesting area outlines how you should reward the reader.
Posted on October 4, 2009 by samm888