Small Biz Tip: Technology: Social Media

Tips from October 1, 2009

The Small Business tips today discuss how to leverage a bit of social media for your business.

  1. Create a LinkedIn profile & page for your small business. Join entrepreneur/small business groups. Get your business networked.
  2. Use Twitter and it's searchable database to find your target audience. Begin networking, talking, being social and offer out some special deals.
  3. Facebook Fan Pages for business: tell your story, get members, upload pictures/videos. If your business has a blog, import your RSS feed using one of the Facebook applications for that purpose.
  4. Can't afford commercials? Create viral videos for YouTube. Create a channel for your business, post to Facebook Fan pages and share on all the other social networks you're a part of.

Daily Overview: Find the areas of social media that are going to be able to do the most for your business. Network, get social and connect with both customers and other businesses.