Ignoring social media can hurt your business

People are online using various forms of social media to talk about everything. They talk about other people and they talk about businesses including their products and services. People are possibly online right now talking about your business, product or service but if you’re not monitoring this activity, how do you really know for sure?  Think about a positive experience you had with a business. If it was a great...

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Skype Gets Serious Facebook Integration

When I saw this article I knew that I had to download the latest version of Skype and give this a try. There is a great new little tool included with Skype that allows you to interact with your friends on Facebook. Once I've played around a little more with it I'll post back with my thoughts. Click the link and check it out! Below are some screen shots from the Mashable.com post as a little teaser. Skype Gets Serious...

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7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Facebook Business Page

Facebook business pages, or ‘fan pages’, are becoming more and more popular for businesses looking to attract new leads and potential clients. Why? It works! Listed below are 7 reasons why every business should have a Facebook business page. 1 – Facebook business pages are indexed by Google. Just like a regular website, business pages on Facebook can be searched for and found by Google. 2 – Any one can...

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Facebook phonebook is a feature, not a threat

I've been seeing over the few months on Facebook numerous status updates and posts on friends' walls about what a threat or invasion of privacy having your phone number available through Facebook is. To respond to some of the misinformation that is out there, I figured I'd find some information available to clear up any confusion so that everyone can make an informed decision and take the the necessary action steps if you...

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Why Your Business Needs a Social Media Manager

You may think that only big businesses or celebrities can afford or benefit from a social media manager – that just isn’t so.  Promoting your small or medium size business on sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can allow you to reach more potential clients by providing information about your business, products and services. These social media outlets can give you a competitive edge over your...

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