The Ant and the Grasshopper have both found success on the web. The Ant owns a local moving company. He has a nice website and a steady flow of business. The Grasshopper sells sporting apparel online. He’s been able to utilize his social media pages to get his customer excited about his latest products which produces sales on a daily basis. Both know that even though they have a steady flow of income, there are changes that need to be made in order to remain competitive and take their businesses to the next level. The
Have you set up your businesses Facebook Fan page yet? I know you've heard me say how important it is, so what are you waiting for? You can get everything set up in a minute or less, watch the video to find out how. Get your company page set up today, and leave a link to your business page in the comments so I can follow up and follow you.
You worked hard to get people to "like" your Facebook Page. Now follow these rules to make sure you they don't change their mind. 1) Use proper punctuation, grammar and spelling. You want to look professional, so don't type like you're writing a text. 2) Do not cause or get involved with any drama. Before you post something on your business page, ask your self, "Would I say this to my client in a face-to-face meeting?" if the answer is "no" then don't post it on Facebook. 3) Always be positive and nice when responding to fans
LinkedIn has proven to be a formidable opponent. I haven’t gotten any traction on my new company page, but my LinkedIn personal profile views have skyrocketed. Is this truly the problem with the way LinkedIn is set up or am I just not grasping how to use this network effectively? Only time will tell. I don’t have any experience with getting traction on LinkedIn, nor can I find any articles that have definitive examples. The articles I read are all very basic with tips like “create a company page” (which I have) or “participate in
LinkedIn is the third fastest growing social media platform with most of it's users being from the United States. Join me as we master this powerful lead generation platform together. I will be posting an insider view to my LinkedIn Analytics and strategies. Post comments and questions below to start a discussion so we can be LinkedIn Success. Join me on Twitter for real time updates: @linkedinsuccess Make sure to see Day 1 Stats. Join me on Facebook for more tips, tricks and tutorials: https://www.facebook.com/lindseysweb
I set up my LinkedIn company page here. I have two followers, me and a ghost account, so I can see what outsiders see. My reach and engagement are at 0. We only have up to go from here. My plan is to get everything set up and filled out and then invite the 500+ personal profile connections I have over to the new page. Post comments and questions below to start a discussion so we can be LinkedIn Success. Join me on Twitter for real time updates: @linkedinsuccess Join me on Facebook for more tips,
Yesterday I talked about a chemistry teacher/entrepreneur who had decided that Facebook wasn't worth taking seriously, and turned that responsibility over to his younger partner. After seeing no results I advised him to try again, but this time take it seriously and do things correctly. I'm happy to report that he gained quite the following and found success that exceeded even his wildest expectations! Missed yesterday's post? Click here for the wrong way to utilize Facebook.
One of the best parts of my job is meeting entrepreneurs. A while ago, a chemistry teacher came to me asking for advice on how to generate customers for his new business. I advised him to use Facebook, but he told me that Facebook is "for kids" and he wasn't interested. He decided instead to turn over those responsibilities to his partner, who he said was more of a "Facebooking Type." Well, things didn't go as well as he'd hoped. I convinced him that he needed to take his social media campaign more seriously. Check