You may already have social media accounts, and used them for business purpose. Either way it is important to determine if you are going to use social media and how. Sending out links, and interacting with you audience are ways to promote your business with social media. It does take a little time to set your accounts up and stay active, but the benefits are worth it. Search engines now use social media for rankings and page placement in searches. The more exposure your website as on the internet the better, however an inactive social media page may lead a potential customer to believe your business is also inactive. There are plenty of fly-by-night internet businesses. Help build your reputation by showing you care about your business and that you are active with your business.
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There are hundreds of social media sites. Do not waste your time on everyone.
Some top social media sites that allow businesses include:
4. Google +
Do not rush to put everything out at once. Sending out one tweet a day, or posting once a week can be more than enough to start building up your presence. Take is slow and do not burn yourself out trying to put everything up in one day and then forgetting about it.