Twitter tip: Watch out for this mistake!

Twitter tip: Watch out for this mistake!

There are three common social media services that can benefit businesses if used in the right way. One of the most popular is Twitter, which is a service that allows users to broadcast their thoughts and ideas in short form to the public or their followers.

5 social media trends in 2014

5 social media trends in 2014

Social media and the various platforms that comprise it has started to move into more of a mature phase. Many businesses are using at least one platform on a daily basis and this is likely to continue. As we enter 2014, social media will continue to become not only more influential but also far more prevalent in businesses of all sizes too.

5 tips to help you with LinkedIn

5 tips to help you with LinkedIn

Social networks have become ingrained in many people’s lives, so much so, that businesses are also finding that by using social media they can connect easily with their customers and colleagues. While Facebook is the most popular social media service, there is another service that many businesses find useful, which is the business oriented LinkedIn.

To get the most out of your personal profile on LinkedIn follow our five top tips:

1. Specialize

A popular feature of LinkedIn is endorsement.

Are you easily found on social media?

Are you easily found on social media?

The key ingredient to many successful businesses is good connections. This might be links with customers, suppliers, or colleagues, etc. Simply put, companies that can connect with their stakeholders will be better able to build a strong brand. And for many companies the best way to connect is via various social media platforms.

3 ways to use Instagram

3 ways to use Instagram

Companies are increasingly turning to social media platforms for their marketing and to connect with customers. While the bigger networks like Facebook are the most popular, others like Instagram, which can connect with Facebook are just as useful. If your company isn’t on Instagram, you could be missing out on a valuable marketing opportunity.

5 ways to get more out of social media

5 ways to get more out of social media

When it comes to running a successful business, having an Internet presence is now viewed as a must. While having a website is a good start, it too isn’t always enough. You also need to be visible and active on social media. A presence on social media that is active has many benefits, the biggest being brand exposure.

Social media: 5 current trends

SocialMedia_Aug26_ASocial media has quickly become an integral component of marketing and brand strategies of companies the world over. Many businesses now view this platform as an essential tool, largely because that’s where new customers can be found. Because social media changes at such a rapid pace though it can be tough as a small business to keep up and keep on top of current trends.

Does your company use Instagram?

SocialMedia_July29_AThere are an ever increasing number of social media sites that businesses can capitalize on in order to increase brand and better connect with customers. While many already have a presence on Facebook and Twitter, there is another network that some businesses could really benefit from utilizing, and many already do – Instagram.