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Marketing Your Business with Social Media – A Brief Summary

Is Social Media Marketing for You?

This is a brief summary of Social Media marketing, with copious references with examples and where you can find expert help.

Ref. these blogs by Lisa Francis:

http://blog.brightlightsonline.com/2011/03/02/6-reasons-social-media-may-not-right-for-you/

Does your 2011 Marketing Plan include Social Networking?

http://blog.brightlightsonline.com/2010/12/02/does-your-2011-marketing-plan-include-social-networking/

Social Media Tools

  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook
  • Blogs
  • Twitter
  • Videos

LinkedIn:

Facebook:

Use Facebook to get more customers. Start by creating a Fan Page for your business.

Reference this blog by Lisa Francis:

http://blog.brightlightsonline.com/2011/03/24/use-facebook-to-get-more-customers/

Blogs:

Will blogging really help my business?

  • All businesses, using any form of Internet Marketing should blog
  • Build Personality
  • Build Credibility
  • Creates Another Net to Catch Prospects
  • Improves your website’s Search Results (depending on how your Blog is hosted)

Getting Started

  • Recommend WordPress at http://wordpress.com/
    • It will take a bit of work and computer expertise to set up your basic account, select a cool template, and create the look that illuminates your business
  • A simple free blog address will look like this : http://thecivilityceo.wordpress.com/
    • This free format won’t get found by Google
  • You can convert the free blog to a paidfor Blog address as part of your website under a “sub domain”
  • Or you can purchase a blog domain name hosted by WordPress for about $15 per year

Reference these blog articles:

http://blog.brightlightsonline.com/2010/12/10/will-blogging-really-help-my-business/

 

http://blog.brightlightsonline.com/2010/05/06/can-a-blog-help-your-website-ratings/

Check out this video “How Blogging  Can Help Your Business” by Denise Baril:

http://www.youtube.com/user/denise6205010?feature=mhum#p/a/f/0/8Dqp_WTpsCk

Twitter:

Videos:

Lights, Camera, ACTION! – Why videos work

http://blog.brightlightsonline.com/2010/01/04/lights-camera-action/

Check out the Video link in this Blog by Denise Baril

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Marketing-Matters-Canada-Has-Gone-Social-.html?soid=1103380378247&aid=N5IUpb8sp1o

http://www.youtube.com/user/denise6205010?feature=mhum#p/a/u/0/PTUF1I73IjI

Check out my Blog at https://comfortcanadablog.com/

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