The 7 Archetypes of Twitter Users – Accounts to follow and those to avoid (#Infographic)

With Twitter's user base eclipsing 550 million, it can be a daunting task -- especially for newer users -- to find the right people to follow.  Leveraging an article entitled, "Who to follow on Twitter," also published on Social Media Today, I created an infographic-style presentation on the 7 Archetypes of Twitter Users.  The idea…

Who to follow on Twitter? A cartography of types of Twitter profiles and users

According to Twopcharts (which is admittedly a bit wonky), Twitter now apparently boasts over 2.1 billion accounts created, with some 300 new accounts coming every second.   If that 2.1B number is anywhere near accurate, it certainly includes an enormous number of spammers and fakes (that Twitter attempts to close down as soon as they are created). More pertinently,…