Are you totally Twittered-out? Is your mind blank, as you stare cluelessly at your computer screen, your fingers frozen above the keyboard? Oh, I recognize this frustrating syndrome all too well, the frustration comes into play when you are stumped! You have simply Tweeted and Twittered your heart out, and can think of nothing else worthy of posting.
Hopefully I can help in your quick recovery! Here is list of ideas that I bet has something on it that is worthy of a Tweet which you might have over-looked……
Trivia tweets about the history of your dealership and your brand(s)
News and announcements from your brand
Interesting news from and about the auto industry
Tweet weekly deals, coupons, specials and sales announcements
Tweet daily tips on your vehicles – seasonal car maintenance, driving in different weather conditions, recalls…
Announce a “fan-of-the-week” with some incentives or freebies to the winners and then post pics of them and their winnings
Recognize your “employee-of-the-week” (-month or –quarter) with an ‘at a boy, and post a pic of them
Post your dealership’s blog updates along with the link
Ask for input on what blog topics your followers want to read
Share the upcoming events at the dealership and follow-up by Tweeting pictures afterwards
Share the community and fund-raising events you are participating in and follow-up by Tweeting pictures afterwards
Post light-hearted one-liners, jokes, quotes, daily inspirations for some fun
Tweet about local and national upcoming sporting events
Post dealership milestones, awards and recognition
Tell people about open job positions and opportunities at your dealership
Invite people to share their experiences with their new car and with your dealership, even better if they post a picture
Search your brand name and respond to tweets that are about you
Participate in the relevant hashtags – which will get you more visibility
Follow people and make acknowledgement via tweets
Show your appreciation by thanking those people who have recently followed you
Direct people to all your social media efforts (facebook, LinkedIn, Word Press…) by tweeting about them
Post a photo of a cool concept car, your sales and service departments, your favorite booths at NADA….
Tweet well wishes to everyone for all the holidays
Recognize the many National Awareness Months – Safety Month, Car Care Month, Crime Prevention Month, and many more….
Followers love a daily “tweet-greet” – tell them “good morning”, wish them well…
Ask your followers for responses or stories – What was their first car, When and why did they get their first traffic ticket, What is their favorite car, What was the longest driving vacation they have taken…..
I hope this list has helped, and look forward to reading your Tweets!