Here are nine advisors who have found ways to connect with more than a few people on Twitter. Many consider the abbreviated, chirpy social platform to be a useful marketing tool, and some have devised strategies to focus their tweets on the people they feel are most likely to become clients.

Then there are those who, despite the vast sounding board Twitter offers them, still think the best social media involves coffee and a face-to-face meeting.

Here they all are, in this interactive slide show.