The Elements

By Ironstone   |   March 5, 2013

Twitter Tangle – Understanding Twitter Acronyms

Categories: Blog, Social Media

Social Media GraphicAs more of you are adopting social media, here are a few tips to help you with your posts. Common Twitter Acronyms:

  • AFAIK – As far as I know
  • B/C – Because
  • BFN – Bye for now
  • BR – Best Regards
  • BTW – By the way
  • DM – Direct Message
  • EM – Email
  • FB – Facebook
  • FF – Used as #FF for Follow Friday
  • FTF – Face to face
  • FTL – For the loss
  • FTW – For the win
  • FWD – Forward
  • FWIW – For what it’s worth
  • HT – Hat Tip
  • HTH – Hope that helps
  • IMHO – In my humble opinion
  • IMO – In my opinion
  • IRL – In real life
  • JV – joint venture
  • J/K – Just kidding
  • LI – LinkedIn
  • LMK – Let me know
  • LOL – Laughing out loud
  • MT – Modified tweet
  • NSFW – Not safe for work
  • OH – Overheard
  • PRT – Partial retweet
  • RE – In reply to. Example: use RE for @replies on Twitter to ensure all followers can see the conversation
  • RR – Re-run
  • RT – Retweet
  • RTF – Read the FAQ or Rich text file
  • RTHX – Thanks for the ReTweet
  • TMB – Tweet Me Back
  • TMI – Too much information
  • VIA – Simply means the tweet is from @username
  • YMV – Your mileage may vary
  • YW – You are welcome

Hope this list helps with any “twitter tangles” you may encounter!

Question:  Is your firm using social media? We want to follow you!

Let us know!

Share Your Comments Here!

Email us at info@ironstonehq.com
• Call our office at 800-917-8020
• Connect with us:


Ironstone
Practice Management

Ironstone is a learning and development consultancy with business acumen that translates across many industries. Our focus is on practice management strategies in order to enhance and improve both business and personal life. We support professionals who want major and comprehensive improvements that look at all aspects not just an isolated area for change. Ironstone has identified 4 key performance areas known as the Fundamental 4™, which are required to design, develop, and sustain a successful business.


Leave us a comment, get our blog posts delivered by email, or email the Ironstone Team.

We would love to hear from you!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Contributors

Andrea Schlapia
Organizational Development and Human Capital
Connie Deianni
Mentoring and Employee Engagement
Guest Blogger
Practice Management
Dr. Heidi Maston
Organizational and Educational Leadership
Joe Kuhns
Strategic Partner
Judith Bowman
Business Protocol
Laura Garfield
Idea Decanter Co-Founder
Marsha Schechtman
Strategic Partner
Mighty 8th Media
Strategic Partner
Nicole Anglace
Special Projects
Ruthann P. Lacey, P.C.
Elder and Special Needs Law
 Scott D. Calhoun
Legal Counsel
Sharon Gottula
Idea Decanter Co-Founder
TailorMade
Strategic Partner
Ironstone
Practice Management
close

Contact

Thanks for your inquiry!

We will be contacting you shortly. In the meantime please feel free to connect with us on social media and explore our blog posts.

Ironstone understands the importance of protecting your privacy. We will not sell, rent or give your name or address to anyone.

Latest Blog Article

How Advisors Can Embrace the Traits of Leadership

Being a leader comes in many shapes, sizes, and qualities. A good leader is not able to turn on and off their leadership ability or character traits at will. Instead, leadership is a habit built upon our core foundational character traits that have been pressed upon us, in us and around us. We’re not talking […]

Read More>