If you aren't yet using Google+, or aren't logging in regularly, the social network may seem a bit intimidating. It's different from Facebook in a lot of ways, and there are a number of features and nuances that may not be obvious how to use or what you're supposed to do. These are perfectly understandable stumbling blocks to using and getting value out of Google+.
News and articles discussing social media and the top social networks today, as they relate to small businesses and organizations.
What happens when you are the evangelist for a brand and you ignite an Internet controversy while representing that brand? You get fired.
Millions of us use social media to connect with friends, family, and random people around the world. Indeed it is precisely this connectivity that makes social media an immensely powerful tool if you want to grow and improve your brand image. So if you are new to the concept of using social media to promote your business, how can you make it work for you?
One of the great features of LinkedIn is the recommendation system. You can ask people that you've worked with to provide you with a recommendation and when they do, you get to display it on your profile. Nothing helps sales like positive testimonials!