What is #FollowFriday on Twitter?

Posted by on Mar 8, 2010 in Uncategorized

Twitter has a few memes/games and one of them is the popular #FollowFriday. So on Friday you will see Tweets ending with #FollowFriday.

The rules are simple

1. On Friday

2. Suggest interesting Twitter users to follow

3.  @<twitter id> … #FollowFriday

It’s that simple. The idea behind this is to promote users that you find interesting.

Your followers or anyone checking the Everyone updates will see this Tweet.

It all got started with one simple tweet from Micha Baldwin

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With a suggestion from Mykl Roventine…

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And it went wild….

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Today FollowFriday is still here and yes there is an official website for it, FollowFriday.com. In addition to this there is

@FOLLOWfriday , @FollowFridays, @

Good old twitter search

Top Follow Friday

Tweeple Rank

Follow Friday Stats

Trend details

FolowFriday Tweeps

TwitScoop

Twitter Tag Project

So next time it’s Friday, recommend someone. Check out the above sites to find interesting people to follow.