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Twittering away

This week I have really discovered the joys of twitter! These are my reasons for tweeting!


1. For the excellent company
I have chatted with some lovely people on twitter and can see how a community of crafters can develop. Often crafters are isolated, working alone at home. Twitter is a great way of connecting with like-minded people

2. For promoting your business and making sales
In fact, I made a sale of two items this week directly because of twitter. I had tweeted on a product that I admired and, in turn, the maker must have looked at my site (I won't say who right now as I think they are a gift!)

3. A great way of seeing the types of products others are selling
This can be really helpful to inspire new thinking and identify a new direction

4. For finding inspirational people
There are a number of people on twitter that I follow that are working on their craft full time. I'm always interested to find out more about those that are living the life they want

So, if you're interested in knowing more, follow me on twitter (light_boat) and I will follow you!

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