Found this over at the American Express OPEN Forum – “How To Customise Your Twitter Background“. Great “how to” for those who believe that customizing your Twitter page’s background is a key move for overall branding (whether personal or corporate branding).
I subscribe to that… but reading through commenter ileaneb’s blog, here’s another point to ponder: It’s possible to put too much effort into customizing your Twitter background… why? Because, seriously, how many people check out Tweets via your Twitter page? Most of us (myself included) use all sorts of Tweet aggregators and Twools to follow Tweets – never once bothering to venture into one’s Tweet page.
So, my conclusion is this: Do spend some time customizing your Twitter page’s background, but don’t put up too much hope that it will become a serious lead generator or such.
How to customize: