Online Communities

Getting Extra Mileage From Your Social Media Engagement

Posted by on January 23, 2017 at 5:00 am

There is no doubt that content is king; however, there are so many other ways that you can get mileage from the top-quality content that you post. Social media is an amazing tool that can help you to really take … Continue reading

Great LinkedIn Strategies that Really Work

Posted by on January 28, 2016 at 5:00 am

Most likely, you understand the value of LinkedIn (at least, to some extent) and you are trying to use it as much as possible for your business. That may or may not be working very well for you. It really all depends on what you are doing and how those features apply to your particular business. Continue reading

The Good and Evil Presence in Your Online Communities

Posted by on September 24, 2015 at 5:00 am

As you are building your brand and then maintaining your brand, you will get all sorts of people to notice you. Of course, you will get the right people to notice you. Those are people with whom you wish to interact. You will also get the wrong people to notice you online. Continue reading

Applying Social Networking to Your Business

Posted by on August 21, 2014 at 5:00 am

When it comes to social networking, there are many individuals who think it is defined as online friendships or online relationships. While these types of relationships are the most common, did you know that social networking is also used for business? In fact, that was originally how social networking began. If you are a small business owner, especially one that operates an online business, there is a way that you can use social networking sites to your advantage. Continue reading

An Effective Approach to Leading a Successful LinkedIn Group

Posted by on June 3, 2014 at 5:00 am

LinkedIn is a powerful social media channel for businesses and professional people. More and more people recognize LinkedIn’s value and they are finding more and more ways in which it can work for their particular businesses. Continue reading

Identifying the Myths About Google+

Posted by on May 17, 2014 at 5:00 am

You may feel overwhelmed by the amount of social media channels that seem to come at you from all directions. You may feel that you have chosen those social media channels that make the most sense to you and you don’t really need any others. Well, Google+ is well worth reconsidering. Continue reading

The Sociology of Optimizing ROI for Social Marketing Success

Posted by on May 3, 2014 at 5:00 am

If you have any hope of your marketing efforts paying off and bringing you a return on your investment (ROI), you will need to understand the sociology behind it and to truly understand not only what you need to do but also why you need to do it. Taking the appropriate steps and knowing why those steps are critical is essential to your professional success. Continue reading

Using Google+ Hangouts on Air Effectively

Posted by on April 26, 2014 at 5:00 am

You may feel that your marketing and branding efforts for your business have been fruitful and productive so far. You may even feel that that is enough for your business and you don’t have a real need to bring your business to the next level. If that is so, you are fine. However, if you want more, read on. Continue reading

Twitter Following Limit, the Twitter Branch Ceiling

Posted by on April 24, 2014 at 5:00 am

When you are new to Twitter, much of the fun is figuring it all out, finding cool people to follow, and joining interesting tribes. Whether you started by following friends or used some tools to find interesting people, there is often a whirlwind of activity when getting your account off the ground. Continue reading

Are LinkedIn Groups Here to Stay?

Posted by on February 20, 2014 at 5:00 am

LinkedIn groups serve many valuable purposes. They have the potential to bring professional people together with common goals and common passions. You can join up to 50 groups on LinkedIn. That should be a sufficient number to do what you need to do and connect with the appropriate people successfully. Continue reading