How to Join a Twitter Chat & How to Answer Twitter Chat Questions

Chat Questions are scheduled events that take place at a specific start and end time. To join a Twitter Chat just visit and refresh the Twitter Chat Host Profile for the questions. The benefit of joining a Twitter Chat is exposure, and getting to know other Tweeters. Gaining new followers, and having fun interacting with others. Much of the time the chat leads a mini-discussion threads that could lead into a more meaningful conversation. Twitter questions are usually scheduled in advance, and come in at a certain interval (every 2 mins, 5 mins, 10 mins). This allows users to gain new perspectives by reading all the answers (by clicking on the ##chathashtag involved)! As well as the creative process of quickly answering the questions yourself!


This is very much an instant gratification kind of event, so it’s a lot of fun! And the chance to network so often in this social way, it’s very rewarding as well.

Let’s give you more details about Twitter Chats.



How to answer a twitter chat question:

Retweet (RT) the question and add your answer to the comments (include the Answer number that corresponds with the question number) and add the chat’s hashtag. 

OR start a new tweet, write your answer and include the #BlogBuddyChat (or whatever chat hashtag is being used to deliver the questions to you) and the answer number.


How to follow a twitter chat’s discussion and grow the conversation:

You can click on the Twitter Chat’s Hashtag to see the questions and answers of everyone else involved!!!

[tds_info]Reply Tip: It is wise to number your answers so that when tweeters view the chat’s hashtag (and the complete discussion going on) that you can follow along with the replies. [/tds_info]

Live Example

Host Question:

User Answer: