Twitter is my absolute FAVORITE social media platform. Its a great platform to connect with the right people to fit your business needs. Since most small businesses have a very small marketing budget, it is an innovative way to leverage your products or services. For instance, you can announce upcoming sales or events which can drive potential customers to your website or physical location. And most of all, Twitter is a FREE!
Still not convinced?
Well, the following 20 business women understand the importance of using Twitter as apart of their social media strategy. They share relevant, informative and inspirational tweets to help those that follow them. They are also sought after experts in their own rights. These are women that YOU want to follow!
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@ – a professional “boot-strapper” and serial entrepreneur, she has sold real estate, owned a nightclub and a transitional living facility, founded a solar cleaning start-up, established a Micro Business Therapy™ practice, opened a contemporary art gallery in less than 90 days and most recently established a compliance consultancy for cannabis enterprises. She is the author of “Zero to 60.” She has 11,600 followers.
@ – a former corporate attorney and General Counsel, she is the Founder and publisher of Small Business Trends. She has a varied background in banking, information technology, human resources, marketing and eCommerce. She is the co-author of “Visual Marketing: 99 Proven Ways for Small Businesses to Market with Images and Design.” She has 130,404 followers.
@ – as one of the “Sharks” on ABC’s hit TV show, SHARK TANK, Barbara has ponied up her own money and invested in twenty-two businesses, competing to make those deals for all to see, then shepherding them to success.She is the author of, “Shark Tales: How I Turned $1,000 into a Billion Dollar Business.” She has 371,000 followers.
Darnyelle A. Jervey
@ – an internationally recognized talent optimization expert, certified executive coach, certified personal branding strategist, professional speaker and facilitator. She is the CEO of Incredible One Enterprises, LLC. She is the author of “The Incredible You.” She has 10,400 followers.
@ -ranked by Forbes as the 7th Most Influential Woman in Social Media. She is the CEO of Social Media Delivered, a social media company serving clients with consulting, training and outsourced social media. She is author of “The Social Media Business Equation.” She has 101,258 followers.
@ – founder of The Client Attraction Business School, ClientAttraction.com, and ranked by Inc. magazine as one of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies. She is the author of “Embrace Your Magnificence: Get Out of Your Own Way and Live a Richer, Fuller, More Abundant Life.” She has 94,935 followers.
@ – CEO of iPivot, a DONE-FOR-YOU Online Vertical Market & B2B Marketing Digital Agency. Her other company Marques.so, specializes in Inbound Marketing & Affordable Web Design for Small Companies and Local Businesses. She has 11,600 followers
@ the leader in business lifestyle design for women. She specializes in guiding already successful businesswomen from where they are to where they want to be. She is the author of “What’s Next?: The 7 Steps to Discover Your Big Idea & Create a Wildly Successful Business.” She has 3,405 followers.
@mombizcoach – a certified coach, entrepreneur, sought- after speaker, and frequent media guest. She helps mom entrepreneurs grow their businesses and tweets about small business tips and resources. She is the co-author of “Moms Mean Business: A Guide to Creating a Successful Business and Happy Life.” She has 9,167 followers.
@ – a Business Strategist and Implementation Specialist who with game-changers and people with a BIG vision who are ready to get over themselves and bring this vision to life. She is the author of “Rare Traits: The Rare Traits Trilogy Book I.” She has 13,900 followers.
@ – the leading expert on how women entrepreneurs can monetize social media. She is also the Founder of InfluenceExpansion.com, the home of the Influence Expansion Academy, the only social media mastermind program created specifically for women entrepreneurs. She has 6,357 followers.
@ – CEO of GeniusShared, a company that provides a range of products and experiences designed especially for today’s business builders. She was named on Top 10 Influencer Alive List by the Huffington Post and made two Forbes lists. She has 127,342 followers.
@ – one of the world’s leading social media thought leaders with deep expertise in Facebook marketing. She is often referred to as “the Queen of Facebook.” She is a Forbes’ Top Social Media Power Influencer. She is author of “The New Relationship Marketing and coauthor of Facebook Marketing: An Hour A Day.” She has 390,982 followers.
Melinda F. Emerson
@ – She is America’s #1 Small Business Expert. She has been a thriving entrepreneur for nearly 15 years and is an internationally known keynote speaker. She is the author of “Become Your Own Boss in 12 Months.” She has 317,439 followers.
Nancy F. Clark
@ – she is a Forbes partner and an expert in developing programs to help women enjoy a fulfilling career. A respected authority for 15 years, Nancy has been the featured speaker at the Pentagon, National Institutes of Health, as well as major corporations and universities. She has 10,500 followers.
@ – the founder of She Takes on the World, an Emmy-award winning media producer and a contributor to the Huffington Post and Forbes. She shares her business tips for women across the globe. She is the author of “She Takes on World: A Guide to Being Your Own Boss, Working Happy, and Living on Purpose.” She has 24,500 followers.
@ – a serial entrepreneur, she was the founder of well-known online properties Sprouter and BetaKit (acquired) and the co-founder of BrandProject LP – an investment firm that invests in and works with early-stage startups. She launched Future Design School to empower all individuals to be creators and help turn great ideas into meaningful innovation. She has 20,400 followers.
@ – founder of The Next Women, providing access to capital, programs, resources and networks for female entrepreneurs and founding investor of the The Next Women Crowd Fund. She is frequently asked to be the expert, judge, mentor or speaker on conferences, business plan competitions & awards. She has 36,500 followers.
@ – a business growth strategist for coaches, consultants, and speakers. She specialize in creating online courses, infoproducts and coaching programs. She is the author of “Girlfriend, It’s Your Time! Reclaim Your Brilliance and Step Into Your Purpose.” She has 14,361 followers.
Dr. Venus Opal Reese
@ – from the streets to Stanford Ph.D to a 7-Figure sister. She is an inspirational speaker, black women millionaire mentor who has raised 7million in 5yrs for her clients. She was recently featured in Ebony magazine, as one of 4 black millionaires who turned their passion into profit. She has 10,830 followers.[tweetthis]See top 20 #Women on #Twitter including @smallbiztrends @MariSmith @SmallBizLady[/tweetthis]
These are just a few of so many more women that are doing great things in their respective businesses.
Who do YOU know that should be on this list? Add your top woman to follow in the comment box below!