Twitter Smarter Podcast with Madalyn Sklar - The Best Twitter Tips from the Pros

Twitter Smarter Podcast with Madalyn Sklar - The Best Twitter Tips from the Pros
What if you could learn helpful Twitter tips, tricks & resources that will help you get noticed right now? As a top ranked Social Media Power Influencer, I have a simple goal of teaching people how to “work smarter not harder” on Twitter. Each week I interview amazing movers and shakers in the world of social media and online marketing like Pat Flynn, Mari Smith, Kim Garst, Mark Schaefer, Michael Stelzner, Peg Fitzpatrick and leaders at HootSuite, InfusionSoft, ManageFlitter, Mention and so many more. I’m asking them one simple question: “What are your best Twitter tips?” In this podcast you’ll get the best Twitter information & resources that you can use right now. Join me on this journey where you’ll learn what the pros are doing so you can become Twitter Smarter.

64. How to Participate in Twitter Chats with Debra Eckerling
Sep 20 • 40 min
In this episode, Debra Eckerling and I talk about all things Twitter chats.
63. How to Be Super Productive on Twitter (6 Ways)
Sep 13 • 10 min
Enjoy this week’s solo episode where I share helpful Twitter tips.
62. Twitter Engagement Tips with Rachel Moffett
Sep 6 • 32 min
In this episode, Rachel Moffett shares her top tips to boost your Twitter engagement. She’ll tell you what actions you can take each day to build relationships and brand awareness.
61. Your Complete Guide to Twitter Chats
Sep 3 • 14 min
Enjoy this week’s solo episode where I share helpful Twitter tips.
60. The Future of Vanity Metrics with Tamara Tanney
Aug 31 • 37 min
In this episode, Tamara Tanney and I talk about the recent move by Twitter and other social media platforms to hide vanity metrics, such as likes and retweets.
59. Exploring the New Twitter Desktop Design
Aug 28 • 9 min
Enjoy this week’s solo episode where I share helpful Twitter tips.
58. How to Rock Twitter Video with Kristin Smedley
Aug 23 • 37 min
In this episode, Kristin Smedley talks about the power of video on Twitter, using Twitter at conferences as a speaker, branding yourself consistently, and making an impact even if you have fewer than a zillion followers!
57. 8 Simple Tips for Getting Noticed on Twitter
Aug 22 • 11 min
In this episode, I give you 8 super simple tips to help you stand out on Twitter.
56. Twitter Tips That Will Get You Noticed with Dhariana Lozano
Aug 16 • 45 min
In this episode, Dhariana Lozano and I talk about your Twitter bio, tweets, and Twitter analytics. You’ll hear her strategies on having a great presence on Twitter. And that includes what content to tweet and the importance of joining Twitter chats.
55. How to Craft a Killer Twitter Content Strategy with Nika Stewart
Aug 9 • 32 min
In this episode, you’ll hear Nika Stewart share her winning Twitter content strategy that includes a focused Twitter content formula, Twitter lists, outreach, and engagement.
54. The Power of Twitter Automation with Tim Fargo
Jul 19 • 31 min
In this episode, Tim Fargo and I talk about the power of Twitter automation and knowing your audience.
Boost Your Twitter Using The 10x Formula with Garrett Moon
May 28, 2018 • 22 min
Garrett Moon is the CEO and Co-Founder of CoSchedule, a popular editorial calendar that helps you plan, promote and execute your marketing strategy. Ranked as the best business tool built by a startup on, CoSchedule helps more…
How To BE FUN on Twitter with Kami Huyse
Mar 27, 2018 • 37 min
Kami Huyse is the CEO of Zoetica Media and the founder of Growth Hacks for Women, a community where she shares inspiring life, business and productivity hacks for entrepreneurs. In 2009 she started the Social Media Breakfast…
Expand Your Twitter Name with Jeff Higgins & Casie Shimansky
Dec 26, 2017 • 22 min
In this episode we’re doing something a little different. I’m spotlighting two people who are using a new Twitter feature that allows you to have up to 50 character spaces for your display name. It was 25 spaces and now…
Get Smart Twitter Marketing Results with Jay Baer
Dec 1, 2017 • 24 min
Jay Baer is the founder of Convince & Convert, a company that provides social media and content marketing strategies to top brands. He’s also a digital marketing expert, keynote speaker at events all across the globe, he’s a New York…
Analyzing Twitter’s Expanded Tweet Count with Madalyn Sklar
Nov 14, 2017 • 11 min
In this brief, solo episode (yeah, it’s just me) I share my thoughts on the new expanded tweets. It’s an excerpt from my recent post, What Will Happen To Twitter’s Brevity With Expanded Tweet Count? I’d love to know your thoughts about…
Leveraging Your Twitter Content to Maximize Your Results with Dorie Clark
Oct 8, 2017 • 28 min
Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant and professional speaker who has worked with clients including Google, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity, Yale University, and more. She’s a regular contributor to the Harvard Business Review and many…
The Power of Conversation on Twitter with Joe Martin
Sep 28, 2017 • 19 min
Joe Martin is the Head of Social Analytics and a Brand Evangelist at Adobe. He has 10 years experience managing various areas of marketing including research, media buying, social, and overall strategy. As the Head of Social Insights…
Using Twitter As Your Best Customer Service Channel with Dan Gingiss
Sep 9, 2017 • 23 min
Dan Gingiss is a Social Media and Customer Experience Executive, Author, Podcaster and Speaker. He’s currently working as Senior Director – Global Social Media at McDonald’s, responsible for global strategy and best practices sharing of social…
How to Create Compelling Content with Rebekah Radice
Jul 22, 2017 • 23 min
Rebekah Radice is an award winning marketer and writer, internationally recognized influencer, and entrepreneur with over 20 years experience in marketing and business development. She’s the founder of Rebekah Radice…
#NewTwitter Rant & Rave with Madalyn Sklar
Jun 25, 2017 • 11 min
On Thursday, June 15, 2017, Twitter rolled out a new look. They made changes to the desktop version at as well as Twitter for iOS, Twitter for Android and TweetDeck. Some changes were applauded, and some were not. One of the listeners…
Tips to Making Twitter Work Best for You with Lucy Rendler-Kaplan
Jun 15, 2017 • 23 min
Lucy Rendler-Kaplan is a marketing veteran with nearly 17 years of experience in public relations, marketing management and social media. She’s worked on projects for Red Bull, ONE Coconut Water, Camel, Lipton and Ethos Water just to name a…
Embracing Twitter with Christin Kardos
May 31, 2017 • 19 min
Christin Kardos is the Social Media & Community Manager at Convince & Convert, a digital marketing consulting group founded by best-selling author and popular keynote speaker, Jay Baer. She’s well known as a digital cheerleader and bacon…
Systems, Strategies and Tools to Maximize Twitter with Lilach Bullock
May 11, 2017 • 16 min
Lilach Bullock is a digital marketing consultant and trainer, social media expert and professional speaker. According to her LinkedIn profile, she’s a one-woman hurricane, blitzing her way across the web on a mission to save the world from drab…
Twitter Strategies to Amplify Social Selling with Mindi Rosser
Apr 29, 2017 • 18 min
Mindi Rosser is a Social Selling Strategist and Social Media Marketing Manager splitting her time between her own consulting company as well as The Conversion Company Network, a digital marketing agency that focuses on B2B marketing to engage…
Humanizing Your Personal Brand on Twitter with Leonard Kim
Apr 22, 2017 • 20 min
Leonard Kim is recognized by Inc. Magazine as a Top Digital Marketer and Top Youth Marketer and by Red Letter Resumes as a Top Personal Branding Expert. He went from being almost homeless to becoming a personal branding expert whose content has been…
Clever Ways to Use ClickToTweet with Mike Stelzner
Apr 8, 2017 • 17 min
Michael Stelzner is the CEO & Founder of Social Media Examiner, the world’s largest social media marketing resource. I read his blog every day because it’s filled with the best, most up-to-date articles and information that pertain to the…
How to Tweet Your Way Through a Conference with Madalyn Sklar
Mar 31, 2017 • 12 min
In this solo episode I share my tips and strategies on how to leverage Twitter at conferences and events. As I was heading out to Adobe Summit [#AdobeSummit] and Social Media Marketing World [#SMMW17] last week, I was inspired to record this…
Tapping Into the Power of Social Selling with Reid Robinson
Dec 3, 2016 • 21 min
Reid Robinson is a Social Media Business Strategist for Hootsuite. He leads social selling initiatives for both Hootsuite and some of the world’s largest brands. He’s also responsible for educating the global sales team on employee…
Leveraging The Power of Twitter Lists with Brittany Berger
Oct 21, 2016 • 22 min
Brittany Berger is the Content and PR Manager at, a media monitoring company where she takes charge of the site’s content creation as well as their PR outreach and strategy management. In this episode Brittany and I talk about a…
Managing Your Twitter Smarter with Kevin Garber
Sep 10, 2016 • 23 min
Kevin Garber is the CEO of ManageFlitter, a popular Twitter marketing platform that helps you manage and grow your Twitter account. He also hosts his own Podcast that covers a variety of tech topics and includes interviews with tech…
Electrify Your Twitter Lists with Ross Barber
Jun 20, 2016 • 22 min
Ross is the founder of Electric Kiwi, a design and marketing firm that specifically caters to the music industry. Based in Scotland, Ross applies his web design expertise to help bands and musicians around the world build an electrifying online…
How to Grow Your Twitter Following with Mike Kawula of Social Quant
May 2, 2016 • 35 min
Mike Kawula is the founder of Social Quant, a Twitter growth tool that helps companies and individuals grow their Twitter following quickly, specifically gaining quality followers so they’re able to get more engagement, more retweets, and more…
Starting a Twitter Video Revolution with Mara Olson of Smart Bee Social
Apr 1, 2016 • 16 min
Mara Olson is the founder of the social media marketing and consulting company, Smart Bee Social. I invited her to the show today because she’s got something really cool and unique to share – Twitter videos. If you haven’t used Twitter…
Cocktail Party Conversations with Alan K’necht and Michelle Stinson-Ross from #SocialChat
Feb 15, 2016 • 22 min
Today’s episode is a #TwitterSmarter first as we are bringing in a duo on the show. Let’s welcome Alan K’necht and Michelle Stinson-Ross, hosts of the wildly popular #SocialChat, happening every Monday at 9pm ET. Alan is the VP of Social…
Twitter Do’s & Don’ts with Sarah Nagel of Sprout Social
Feb 1, 2016 • 27 min
Sarah Nagel is the Community Outreach Manager for Sprout Social and the host of the popular #SproutChat that takes place Wednesdays at 3pm Eastern. Sarah launched the chat in June 2014 and it quickly became a leading destination….
Powerful Scheduling Tool Tweet Jukebox with Tim Fargo
Jan 17, 2016 • 23 min
Tim Fargo is the CEO of Tweet Jukebox, an amazing and powerful Twitter tool. It’s a personal favorite of mine which I use every day for marketing my brand on Twitter. It’s a free scheduling tool that allows you to load a “jukebox”…
The Power of Content Curation with Yann Ilunga
Dec 22, 2015 • 28 min
Yann Ilunga is a content curation expert. He is the genius behind the amazing podcast 360 Entrepreneur which seeks to help entrepreneurs build their platform, grow their audience, and build authority. Yann also hosts a music business podcast, The…
Sharing Relevant Content Made Easy with Jonathan Abrams
Dec 11, 2015 • 37 min
Jonathan Abrams is the CEO and founder of Nuzzel. His company developed an app that has quickly become one of my faves. Nuzzel solves a problem we all have - overload of information on social media. It allows you to get personalized, relevant news…
Sharing Smart Tips & Apps with Kristi Hines
Nov 24, 2015 • 26 min
Kristi Hines is a freelance writer and is well known in the social media space. She writes for many of my favorite publications like Social Media Examiner, Sprout Social, Hubspot and many more. I love her blog. She has an amazing guide to…
Mari Smith on Elevating Your Presence with a Content Plan
Nov 20, 2015 • 29 min
Mari Smith is an internationally renowned, seasoned public speaker with deep expertise in social media marketing – particularly Facebook; she is often referred to as “the queen of Facebook.” In fact, she has such extensive knowledge on the…
Twitter Lessons Learned from Katerina Petropoulou at Twitter Counter
Nov 11, 2015 • 22 min
Katerina Petropoulou at Twitter Counter is the community outreach and customer support manager. She has the unique role of seeing the product from users’ perspectives while also working on behalf of the brand to design interactions and…
How Periscope Will Rock Your Business with Ryan Steinolfson
Sep 21, 2015 • 32 min
Ryan Steinolfson, Periscope Ryan as he is also known, is the president of Accelerate Marketing, Inc. Based in San Diego, CA, this digital marketing agency specializes in accelerating clients’ brand recognition to help ensure maximum potential for…
Building True Relationships with Marty McPadden
Sep 9, 2015 • 25 min
Marty McPadden is a digital, video and audio content producer and strategist. He is the founder and CEO of PodJamTV Productions, which produces live and edited audio and video shows and conducts video workshops. Formerly with ESPN, Marty…
Twitter Strategies & The Power of Periscope with Sue B Zimmerman
Aug 29, 2015 • 31 min
Sue B. Zimmerman, the Instagram gal, is founder of Insta-Results (the world’s first comprehensive online Instagram course) and author of the #1 eBook “Instagram Basics for your Business.” She’s also a popular CreativeLive instructor, powerful…
Listening Effectively & Searching Like A Pro with Joe Manna
Aug 20, 2015 • 28 min
Joe Manna describes himself as a community leader whose passion rests in online media. At the time of this recording, Joe was helping small businesses succeed by planning, creating and measuring online content for CRM provider Infusionsoft,…
How To Run A Twitter Chat with Brian Honigman
Jul 29, 2015 • 25 min
Brian Honigman is the CEO of Honigman Media, a content marketing consultancy that provides strategic counsel regarding content distribution and content production. As a content marketing and social media strategist, Brian is a regular…
Leverage Social Selling with Kim Garst
Jul 24, 2015 • 33 min
Kim Garst is CEO of Boom! Social Media Marketing where she applies her 20+ years of experience to help small business owners, entrepreneurs, marketers and managers with building online traffic, increasing engagement, converting prospects…
Storytelling 140 Characters At A Time with Keith Quesenberry
Jul 22, 2015 • 17 min
An active researcher and published author, Keith Quesenberry teaches marketing (traditional, digital and integrated) at Johns Hopkins University. Prior to that he spent 17 years as an associate creative director and copywriter for startups…
Mapping Your Goals on Twitter with Britt Michaelian
Jul 20, 2015 • 23 min
This episode’s #TwitterSmarter guest is writer, producer and entrepreneur Britt Michaelian. This proud wife and mom is the host of Mass Amplify, a podcast for social media brand builders, strategists and influencers who want to amplify content for…
Staying Organized Using Twitter Lists with Mark Schaefer
Jul 16, 2015 • 18 min
In this episode I chat with Twitter guru, Mark Schaefer. He’s authored many books including my favorite, The Tao of Twitter. I’ve been following Mark for many years. He’s amazing and shares so much value. In this episode he dishes…
The Power of Twitter Chats with Brian Fanzo
Jul 6, 2015 • 25 min
In this episode I chat with my friend Brian Fanzo who is best known as @iSocialFanz in the social space. He’s been a rising star and really making a name for himself as a speaker, podcaster and Twitter chat host. Brian…
Demystifying Twitter Thematics with Ariel Hyatt
Jul 2, 2015 • 13 min
In this episode I chat with my longtime friend and colleague, Ariel Hyatt. We both got our start as entrepreneurs in the music business back in 1996. She founded Cyber PR and has made an incredible name for herself in the music…
Mastering Twitter Cards with Christina Kehoe
Jun 26, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode I chat with Christina Kehoe of Infusionsoft. If you’re not already familiar with Infusionsoft, they provides sales and marketing software for businesses. Christina works with small business owners to build and execute marketing…
Robert Moore on Building Your Audience With Link Listening
Jun 23, 2015 • 27 min
In this episode I chat with Robert Moore of oneQube Technologies. His company’s Spider platform is a powerful listening tool that let’s you measure, analyze and build scalable databases of customers, prospects and influencers….
Get Real with Pam Moore from Marketing Nutz
Jun 19, 2015 • 24 min
In this episode I chat with Pam Moore of Marketing Nutz. She describes herself as half geek, half marketing and 100% social nut! I can tell you, Pam is everywhere online. She constantly tweets helpful information and advice. She is the host…
Twitter Listening Your Way To Success with Matt Diederichs from Hootsuite
Jun 17, 2015 • 20 min
In this episode I chat with Matt Diederichs. He’s the Community Growth Coordinator at Hootsuite. He devotes his time on Twitter building engagement, loyalty and advocacy for the Hootsuite brand. He says Hootsuite’s #1 platform for…
Building A Twitter Power Following
Jun 15, 2015 • 25 min
Welcome to the #TwitterSmarter podcast, Episode 7. I was a recent guest on#SocialChat. It’s a great Twitter chat that I highly recommend. It’s run by Alan K’necht @aknecht and Michelle Stinson…
The Art of Social Media with Peg Fitzpatrick
Jun 12, 2015 • 13 min
In this episode I chat with author and social media marketing pro Peg Fitzpatrick. She works closely with social rockstar Guy Kawasaki (ex-Apple, now with Canva) and Pinterest recently named her as one of their top experts. She has built a social…
Listener Question from Rorie Kelly – Using Twitter To Help Crowdfunding Campaign
Jun 10, 2015 • 13 min
This week’s listener question comes from musician Rorie Kelly. She’s currently running a crowdfunding campaign for her new album. (Congrats Rorie!) She wants to know how can she use Twitter to help her campaign without sounding like a spammy,…
A Walk Through Your Twitter Profile with Madalyn Sklar
Jun 9, 2015 • 12 min
In this episode we take a look at your Twitter profile. This is a step-by-step, walking you through it because it’s so easy to miss things. You want your Twitter profile to be great and compelling, painting a picture of who you are and what you do. …
Listener Question from Tina Marie Jones - Getting Seen & Heard
Jun 1, 2015 • 20 min
Each week I take a listener’s question. This week’s questions came from Houston Business Coach Tina Marie Jones. She wants to know what are ways to attract followers interested in her message and how to get seen and discovered. I shared these…
Pat Flynn on Making Valuable Twitter Connections
Jun 1, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode I chat with Pat Flynn from He shares his favorite Twitter apps. Be sure to check these out. IFTTT (If This Then That) - a cool app that let’s you create recipes that automate actions between internet connected…
Twitter Success Tips with Madalyn Sklar
Jun 1, 2015 • 19 min
In this episode I share the importance of a good Twitter bio and why you should join Twitter chats. Twitter Bio: You want to make it compelling and use all or most of the 160 character spaces. Twitter Chats: They are a great way to…
Why I Started The #TwitterSmarter Podcast
May 31, 2015 • 17 min
Welcome to my long awaited #TwitterSmarter podcast! I’ll be sharing my Twitter tips and resources as well as interviewing amazing movers and shakers in the world of social media and online marketing. I’m talking to industry leaders like Pat…