When I joined Twitter is 2007, it was cool to be mentioned and featured. Now it’s crap lost in the stream.
So, if you’re going to do a Follow Friday, don’t post a list of seemingly random user names. No one cares about that now and no one cared about it before. Instead, give people a legitimate reason to follow that person. For example:
Follow @JayDolan because he is the best writer and cartoonist on the internet and always makes me laugh. #FF
That’s much more useful information to someone than:
See the difference? Good. Let’s make Follow Friday somewhat useful for those 15 people who still care.
Do you still care about follow Friday? Does anyone? And why haven’t you given me a Follow Friday shout out?