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Getting 5000 Real Twitterfollowers within 1 Day


@Dronestream managed to get more than 5000 Followers in 1 Day. Thats how he did it:

  1. A real, new News Niche: Dronestrikes of the US
  2. Going trough all sources for that Topic, becoming the Autority
  3. Do facts and differentiate with comments
  4. Write about something that matters and moves people

1. Link your self to Media Autorities by doing real good work:

  •  Josh Begley graduated at NYU
  •  He worked for and at News Autorities: Wired, TIME, Colorlines, The Atlantic, NPR, and The New York Times
  •  He already broke uncomfortable, great stories like


  2. Prepare Stuff well

  • Josh created an iOs App sends you a pushnotification:
  • Background Info: Look at the Comments on this Video

3. Break the story on a real Newsoutlet: e.g. the Daily Beast.


4. Make a Bold Start

https://twitter.com/joshbegley, 4:33 AM – 11 Dec 12
I’m going to tweet the entire history of US drone strikes tomorrow. 10 years in 10 minutes, starting at 12pm. Follow @dronestream for more.


5. Get Mediasharing for your good, hot story



Great Interview by Aljazeera Stream

6. Get social Sharing

Starting with: http://inagist.com/all/278706366925922304/

Dronestream (dronestream) on Twitter - Mozilla Firefox_2012-12-12_23-00-00

Author: Guntram Bechtold

Guntram Bechtold lebt mit seiner Familie in Dornbirn. Gemeinsam mit Freunden und Geschäftspartnern entstehen Angebote wie die BusinessLabs, die AgentConf, die WorkerConf oder die Plattform für Digitale Initiativen. Der passionierte Läufer ist für seine Livestreams auf dem Fahrrad bekannt und gefürchtet. Guntram arbeitet bei der Vorarlberger Digitalagentur StarsMedia und hilft mit den Smart City Dornbirn Wettbewerb zu organisieren.

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