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Keeping Your Social Media Fans Happy

The secret to keep your Facebook fans, your YouTube viewers, Twitter followers, Linkedin partners, Blog friends happy is summed up in one word: CUSTOMER SERVICE. It really doesn’t get much simpler than that. What works to keep your customers happy offline, works just the same online. Customer service will keep you in business for many years to come and even if you decide to venture into a new business, your personal reputation will be branded positively or negatively by how …

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Branding Your Social Media Profiles – The Rules

Your picture is kind of like your logo. Everybody will instantly recognize your brand when they see it. Make it something that looks natural. A headshot that shows part of the neck and shoulders is always good. It shouldn’t be too big or small. Use the same photo for all of your profiles. If you have others that you’d like to use, put them in your albums. Try not to change your profile picture and if you do, don’t do …

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Tips To Boosting Your Local Business Social Media

Tips To Boosting Your Local Business Social Media

So now you have a Facebook fanpage with a sizeable fan base and an enviable Twitter following, but do you ever run out of creative ideas? Ever wonder what should your next post or tweet should be about? Has your social media been idle lately and needs a jumpstart? Here are a few tips to get you rolling again. Keep it fun Most business often take social media too seriously, treating like a do-or-die situation. Yet social media fans interact …

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4 Free Tools To Monitor Your Social Media Online Reputation

One of the most challenging online media for a small business to monitor their online reputation is social media. The sheer volume of the number of social media users and the number of social conversations that take place is phenomenal. However trying to monitor these conversations does not need to be difficult thanks to 4 easy- to -use free social media tools. Tool #1 Twitterfall.com This free resource helps you monitor what people are saying about your business on Twitter. …

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The Power of Foursquare for Your Business

Foursquare is a location-based social network. You can think of it as Twitter with GPS. It takes all the things everybody loves about social media sites and puts them together into a localized social network. Foursquare has been taking the online world by storm and it’s only getting bigger. How Does Foursquare Work? Foursquare has two different purposes. One is to keep in touch with your friends, letting them know where you are. Using a smartphone, it tells your friends …

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30 Social Bookmarking Sites

Social Bookmarking can help drive traffic to your sites. Here’s what you can do. Join leading social book marking sites and add your own site. People will then see your review and visit your site. Some of these sites can give you over 100 visitors within a few hours and then drop to lower amounts. You could ask friends who own sites to ask each other to plug your sites on these networks. This will generate a short term spike …

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Checklist For DIY Social Media Marketing

Planning an embarking on a social media marketing campaign, and caring out all the little tasks and duties yourself is overwhelming and can be extremely time-consuming. But that doesn’t mean that it can’t be done. If you’re ambitious and don’t mind taking on the task of doing it yourself, you can! Just make sure you have this checklist handy so you don’t miss any of the important steps. Identify your mission statement, goals, and objectives. You’ll need these for the …

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14 Ways to Build Strategic Relationships With the Who’s Who of Social Media

14 Ways to Build Strategic Relationships With the Who’s Who of Social Media

You know the feeling. You’ve worked hard on a new post, a new video or a groundbreaking new product. You release it to the world. Publish it to all the social networks, share it with your email list, tell your friends … and nothing happens. The needle doesn’t move. Sometimes you just feel stuck. You’re doing everything “you should be doing” but not really going anywhere. You’ve worked hard to get people to notice you and your company. You’ve got …

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Use Social Media to Grow Your Business

Use Social Media to Grow Your Business

Are you using social media to grow and drive traffic to your website? If not why not?