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Twitter For Marketers - 5 Essential Tips

Twitter is one of the most powerful social platforms available today. It is no wonder that marketers have turned to this free micro-blogging service to help promote their products and services. There are, however, some essential things to keep in mind when using Twitter for marketing purposes.

Social Marketing - How to Do it the Right Way

Social marketing is a major talking point in the internet marketing world yet so few marketers are able to make it work. This is because they are going about it in completely the wrong way. With just a few tweaks it is possible to grow a large following and become acknowledged as an expert in your f

Orkut - Your Friend Finder

Orkut has revolutionized the way of social networking. Learn how Orkut has started, its development, and how one can benefit by using it.

Free Advice To Anybody Wishing To Start Another Facebook

This is the kind of business people dream and fantasise about. Facebook was launched in February 2004. In November 2007 it was reported that Microsoft bought a 1.6% share of the company for $240 million. You can do the sums to check out how much the market seems to think Facebook is worth now, in ju

Businesses - Stay Away From Social Media If You Meet the Following Criteria

At least two or three times a week I am asked the question, "Do we really need to develop a social media strategy?Can we really benefit from participating?" 70-80% of the time my answer is yes, as almost any business can benefit long-term from participating in social media the RIGHT way.

How To Evaluate Your Own Social Media Campaign

"Frustration" -- a word frequently used to describe companies new to social networking and those who have been involved with social media but have yet to enjoy a return. The problem is two-fold. First, establishing the social media presence takes time and continued effort. You have to be c

Coming to Grips With a Social Media Program

We have all heard of this mythical phenomenon known as Social Media but let's say that we are just too busy to investigate. As a small business or solopreneur there just aren't enough hours in the day to check out every new idea that gets headline coverage. I mean just because everyone is

Social Media - Improve Your Presence on Twitter and Promote Your Business

Use Social Media and Twitter to drive more people to your website. Social Media Networking is growing in importance all the time so ensure that you do not miss out on all the opportunities it represents. Social Media Networking also helps with SEO or Search Engine Optimization.

How To Leverage Social Networks To Build A Permission Database

Serious marketers should use both email marketing software and social network databases to get the best of both worlds. But if you're on a budget and you're a beginner with technology, social networking platforms are a quick, easy, and effective way to build a large, quality database.

A Starter Guide for Starting an Online Business

The trend now is to go solo, off-the-grid and to be free from the 8-to-5 routine. This is the reason setting up an online business is getting momentum. With the economy showing no signs of positive development in the next few months, it seems that starting an online business may prove to be a valid

How to Manage Social Media

Due to arrival of Social Media everything has altered. An online community of Twitter or Facebook users can make or break your business with their mobile platforms.

Digital Evolution: Social Media and Its Role in eCommerce

Social Media, not new media - this is now the reality of an interactive experience. Online media has enabled a two way stream of communication that was previously impossible with other media formats, and consumers want to take advantage of this and have a fully interactive brand experience. As this

How to Get Followers

Do you want to know how to get more followers online via Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites? This article will give the best way to acquire long term followers online.

Using Squidoo To Drive Traffic To Your Website

If you haven't heard about Squidoo or can't seem to make it work for you, you're not alone. With a recent Alexa ranking of 745, you definitely will want to master some simple strategies. A Squidoo page should be considered as a mandatory part of any Internet marketer's toolkit.

Why Charities Are Becoming Twits to Survive

Do you know a twit from a twitter? With the social networking site twitter hitting the headlines due to many celebrity users, businesses of all types are now looking to twitter and networking sites to promote their services. This article looks at what charities are doing to help raise awareness and