If you’re active on Twitter, you’ve probably taken the time to research and follow influential individuals and dedicate part of your day to tweeting and other social media participation. And, if you’ve done all this, then you know the harsh reality: Given the virtual fire hose of information flooding the social media landscape every second, getting seen and getting shared is challenging, even when you post interesting information. But is it haphazard luck?
Researchers at UCLA and HP Labs don’t think so – and they say they’ve created an algorithm that can predict a tweet’s popularity with 84 percent accuracy. Want to make your tweets more effective? Here are a few tips to help you get noticed.