Join us on Twitter and see how what all the other twits are twittering about.
When you sign up for an account, add a bunch of the suggested twitterers to your follow list. Search for other people and groups you know or want to know. Then change your background and colors. Post a few good items. Soon you will get invites from others who want to follow you. Soon you will be following people, groups and things who have hundreds of thousands of followers. Its like having a cult without having to drink the Kool Aid.