Twitter: 8 Types of Accounts | Tech Help for Churches

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On today’s Tech Help for Churches, 8 types of twitter accounts

Which type of account do you have?

The random account: Lacks focus

Link account: links only; sometimes too many at once.

Pundit: Educates on political and social issues; Can’t see other sides.

Business: Shares new products and services; sometimes forgets to add value in other ways.

Celebrity: A behind-the-scenes look at the lives of a famous person; sometimes taken over by assistants and publicists

Fake celebrities and fictional characters: Sometimes mistaken for the real thing. Might not be as funny as the person writing it thinks it is.

Auto-retweeters: Depends on the retweet if it communicates support (retweeting a prayer) or is annoying (retweets with a link to buy something they sell).

Quoters: Quotes from a variety of sources or Bible verses, etc. Can lack the personal touch.
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Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div.

Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div. has been a tech volunteer with Quest Community Church in Lexington, KY since 2000 and is the founder of TrinityDigitalMedia.com, llc. He became part of the technology in ministry team when his church’s attendance was around 200 in one Sunday service and has witnessed it’s growth to 5,200 average weekly attendance in one Saturday service, four Sunday services in one online and two physical campuses. He literally wrote the book on podcasting in churches, twitter in churches, & servant-hearted volunteering, as well as writing various articles for publications like “Church Production” and “Technologies for Worship” magazines.