Authors Nicolas Cole

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I started writing threads on Twitter in 2019.

Since then, I've written more than 200 threads and accumulated over 50,000,000 views on Twitter alone.

Want to know a secret?

I (pretty much) use the same 7 thread templates every time.


Template #1: The Framework Thread

The best frameworks all follow this same recipe:

β€’ To solve X [well-known & difficult] problem
β€’ I do Y [unconventional] thing
β€’ To achieve Z [highly desirable]

Template #2: The Curation Thread

Recipe: "I did all this workβ€”so you don't have to."

But the secret w/ curation threads is to niche down HARD.

"Biz books to read on investing" > "Best biz books" > "Best

Template #3: The "This Just Happened" Thread

Breaking News always has a 24-48 hour hype cycle.

The recipe here is:

β€’ Write about a trending topic
β€’ Provide your own unique take
β€’ Unique take must be relevant to your

Template #4: The "If I Had To Do It Over Again" Thread

Recipe =

β€’ I achieved X
β€’ And made a lot of mistakes along the way
β€’ If I were you, and had to do it all over again, here's what I would do