Or said another way, “How to get Twitter followers without using a mass-following tool.”
“The word ‘Organic’ is a starting point in this post. There is nothing healthier than getting results in an organic way. For example, in search it is always better to get organic results than paid results — inbound marketing always gets you better results than chasing business and pushing sales. You can sleep better too.
The same mentality should apply on Twitter. It will take longer but a good foundation will give you a solid following that grows on its own. Here is a list of things you can do to organically grow your following on Twitter…” (see the article)
This article is by Francisco Rosales on the SocialMouths blog.