We all know that YouTube is a treasure trove of entertainment, with endless hours of Justin Bieber crooning to tweens and cats playing the piano. But it’s also a terrific resource for learning — there are helpful how-tos about a wide range of topics that do a great job of breaking down complex subjects into visuals that are easy to understand. Users have posted thousands of tutorials ranging from animal care to everyone’s favorite microblogging tool, Twitter.
Whether you want to get your mom started on Twitter or want the scoop on some of Twitter’s best desktop apps and how to use Twitter for brand building, these YouTube videos will keep you entertained while educating you about various aspects of the Twitterverse.
This quick, no-nonsense introduction is a great starting point.
A simple step by step tutorial on how to create your Twitter account, add friends, and get started tweeting.
A quick looks at the “Lists’ feature and how to use it to your advantage.
An introduction to the top Twitter tools and how to use them in conjunction with each other to get the most out of Twitter for personal or business use.
How to make your Twitter profile page highly attractive and gain more followers.
This easy Twitter tutorial explains several ways to find people to follow on Twitter.
This video shows you how to update Twitter from your cell phone using text messaging. This method doesn’t require any additional apps and works on any phone, but standard text messaging rates apply.
Have you signed up for Twitter but found yourself at a loss about what to do with it? This video series will help jumpstart your efforts.
How to use Twitter effectively for building customer relationships and brand reputation.
How to get value out of the platform before your customers even join.