Posts Tagged ‘Twitter’

Social Media for the Big Guys

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Social media is helpful for all businesses, but for some of the medium and bigger companies out there, their ways of using social media can be different. An article by Jay Singh from DigitalTrends.com, “Five social media marketing ideas for businesses,” suggests listening to your consumer because even if you’re not on Twitter of Facebook yet they are probably already talking about you. It’s time for you to get into that conversation. To read the other four ideas, click here.

Thank You Social Media!

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Do we realize how much social media has helped our economy? It’s easy not to think about it, but the numbers are incredible. According to an article by Andy Nathan from technorati.com, “How Social Media Saved The Economy,” Twitter, Facebook, Groupon, and LinkedIn have a combined 7,700 jobs. To read more about the importance of social media for the economy, click here.

Social Media Is a Must For Your Business

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

This is an article that has been updated from a past article that discussed how important blogs were to business growth. This article stresses the significance of using social media to increase sales. Click here to read this article.

Can Social Media Help Small Business Too?

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

In short, yes! It’s crucial for your business, no matter the size, to be using all sorts of social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, blogs,etc.). The article, “Living Social,” from AmericanDryCleaner.com has some great stories about small businesses using social networking to help with sales or with being in touch with consumers. One cool example from the article was a cleaner business in VA who told their customers about “Free Pants Wednesday” on social sites that led to a huge increase in sales. To read the full article, click here.

Linkedin Is Your Business’s Personal PR firm

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Linkedin has been around longer than Facebook and Twitter but is harder to figure out how to use effectively to promote your business. Here are ten basic ways explaining how to use Linkedin.

Breaking News: LinkedIn Has Breaking News

Friday, March 11th, 2011

In an attempt to make themselves more than just a place to connect with others in the business world, LinkedIn has created LinkedIn Today. According to an article from SFGate.com, “LinkedIn offers news to share,” the new program will take the most in demand headlines their members are sharing on LinkedIn or Twitter and compile them. Do you think this will make you become more involved? Voice your feelings in out comments section.​

Can you compete with these numbers?

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Here is a quick look at the 140 most followed on Twitter according to Rob Fishman of the Huffington Post. If these numbers don’t convince you of the power Twitter, we don’t know what will!

“Social Networking For Business”

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Whoever says that social networking via the internet is a waste of time is wrong. According to the article, Social Networking for Business“, having presence on various types of online networking sites translates into success and more money for businesses. The author provides examples of how employing sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr and MySpace can lead to hiring the right candidate and inexpensive viral marketing.

“Newbies Guide to Twitter”

Monday, August 9th, 2010

With tweets, retweets, and only 140 characters to spare, Twitter can be a bit confusing to someone inexperienced with the social media site. This useful article answers questions about Twitter, such as: What is Twitter?; How to get started, and How to “Tweet”.