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Old 5th December 2013, 12:57 PM   #21
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I have had great success with Google+. The ripples I am getting from it is better than I thought it was going to be.

I was a non-believer in social media marketing. I grew up in the "pick-up-the-phone" world of prospecting - but this G+ stuff is paying off pretty well.

My next target is LinkedIn, as I think that will be the most successful for my industry.

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Old 5th December 2013, 04:23 PM   #22
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Default Consistency and Strategy

You have to decide what is right for your business. Being on every social media platform can be time consuming and uneventful. In the beginning I wouldn't spread yourself to thin. Pick two you think you can benefit from and go from there. Before taking the plunge decide how you will use social media to better your business.

Some questions to think about.
Which platform will best benefit your business?
How will you use social media?
•customer awareness?
•customer reputation management?
•driving new business?

How much time will you have to invest in it?

Above all, consistency and a clear strategy is the key. Have fun with it and good luck.

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Old 6th December 2013, 09:45 AM   #23
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Reddit for me, because it's content - oriented and supports interactions and voting.

Facebook and Twitter however still seem better for seo, for making business contacts and things of that nature, but not so much for traffic (even million friends / followers are not guarantee of good traffic - people there care more about themselves and their numbers).

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Old 11th December 2013, 07:38 AM   #24
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Default Which Social Media Do You Choose?

There are some very popular sites, in my opinion you must use these sites for your Business promotional purpose.

*facebook
*twitter
*Google+
*LinkedIn
*Pinterest
*Reddit
*Scoop.it
*StumbleUpon
*Delicious
*Digg etc.

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Old 16th December 2013, 01:00 AM   #25
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I have had great success with Google+. The ripples I am getting from it is better than I thought it was going to be.

I was a non-believer in social media marketing. I grew up in the "pick-up-the-phone" world of prospecting - but this G+ stuff is paying off pretty well.

My next target is LinkedIn, as I think that will be the most successful for my industry.
How exactly did you use Google+ to your advantage? Can you please be a bit elaborate?

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Old 16th December 2013, 06:59 AM   #26
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You can use any social media website, Facebook or Twitter, for example. The first and foremost thing here is that people will be interested in the product or services you offer. If the customers are not interested you will get zero results from social media site promotion.

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Old 28th April 2014, 02:25 AM   #27
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I would study my market, do my research by finding out how each Social Network operates. Then I would start joining those particular networks & connecting with others in my niche.

Don't try to do to much at one time, may be start off with one Social Networking Site get the hang of it then move on to the next.

A lot of marketers become very confused because they are usually burning to many irons in the fire at one time, instead of working on one thing at a time, mastering it & then moving on to the next strategy.

Hope this helps!
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Old 28th April 2014, 02:36 AM   #28
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Hi,
I choose Facebook, linkedin and twitter.

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Old 28th April 2014, 02:40 AM   #29
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It actually depends on the demographics of your target customers. For professional or B2B probably LinkedIn is more suitable. For B2C perhaps Facebook and G+.

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Old 4th May 2014, 10:53 PM   #30
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I'd say you should analyze your demographic and accordingly choose a social platform to promote yourself on. If 90% of your traffic is on Twitter, there is no point wasting time and effort on Facebook marketing.

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