Chats typically run for about an hour and focus on questions related to the hashtag’s field. For example, #cmgrchat is for community managers, but they have various weekly topics and questions.
So, what’s it to you? Here are three benefits of Twitter chats:
• Connections. Taking part by tweeting, retweeting, and replying to tweets can create valuable connections with people in your field. People in chats show a lot of love, so expect retweets.
• Lots of valuable information in a short amount of time. If the chat is run well and the moderators ask compelling questions, you can expect to gain a good deal of worthwhile, detailed information in a short span of time.
Think you want to give Twitter chats a try? Here are four tips for taking part: