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The Shorty Interview
with New England Patriots
Twitter or Facebook?
Both...and Google+, and Instagram, and Pinterest...
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
We'll never use numbers as'll never see "gr8" or "2" instead of "to"...pains us even to write it here ;)
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
We only follow a pretty small/select group of people in the industry, so generally no reason to unfollow.
Why should we vote for you?
We're a dominant presence across multiple platforms & always working to improve & expand
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
#PatriotsNation all over the globe...and UFC's @danawhite!
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
How do you make your tweets unique?
Content, access & personality
What inspires you to tweet?
The passionate fans of Patriots Nation
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Yeah, once or twice - it's bound to happen . But we try to stay in tune w/ the comments & tweets about our account and adapt when necessary
How long can you go without a tweet?
As long as you don't have good, fresh, interesting content
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
That it's only used to document minute, personal daily details & updates
Why should people follow you?
Inside scoop on what their favorite players are doing all year long!
Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?
How do you decide what to tweet?
Ask ourselves if Patriots fans want this info
Why'd you start tweeting?
To provide content where our fans wanted it.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Absolutely. It's an incredible avenue to reach our fans & changed the way we communicate as an org....oh yeah, & it's time very time consuming
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Too often, too long, too preachy, too boring