Everyone is always looking for new ways to get more Twitter followers. Well, one of the best ways to do this is by getting discovered through Twitter directories. There are many out there to choose from and it’s very quick and easy to add yourself to them. So, here are a few to get you started. Feel free to share your favorite (whether listed or not) in the comments.
Visit the site here, add yourself here. This site is neatly organized by tags with each area showing the top users for that category. Sadly, celebrities are taking up the homepage since most of them have more followers than anyone else. So, you don’t get to see any of us “regular” users unless you dig through the tags.
Visit the site here, add yourself here. If you plan to add yourself to Twellow, it’s best to register with them so that you can update your profile as well as create an extended biography. They have a large variety of categories to choose from which makes it easier to target your niche.
Visit the site here, add yourself here. This is a location based directory. You can currently see users in the USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. Each country is then categorized by states, territories, and cities.
Visit the site here, add yourself here. Another directory with a large range of categories to add yourself to. You will need to register with the site in order to add yourself and this also allows you to update your profile whenever needed.
Visit the site here, add yourself here. This is a live Twitter directory that not only allows you to view Twitter users by category but also by rank. If you can’t find a category that fits you, TweetFind allows you to suggest it; they aim to please. You can also view and keep up with Twitter trends.
Visit the site here, add yourself here. Mr. Tweet is unique in that instead of you doing the work, it does the work for you. Mr. Tweets looks through your current Twitter relationships to suggest compatible followers. It also will suggest you to other Mr. Tweet users who are similar.
TwitR – Very similar to WeFollow. Add yourself here.
Tweeple Pages – Organized by interests. Add yourself here.
My Twitter Directory – The Twitter yellow pages. Add yourself here.
NearYoo – Adds Twitter users to a map. Follow @nearyoo to try it out.
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