Getting Started With Social Media: A Resource Guide
If you are new to social media or you’re not sure you’re doing the right thing, this page is for you. It contains a number of resources to help bring you up to speed.
Must Read Report
Take a quick read of the 2013 Social Media Marketing Industry Report (free immediate access). It is full of valuable information and includes answers to important questions such as, “How much time does social media marketing take?,” “What are the benefits?” and “Where are marketers focusing their energy?”
Social Media Marketing Podcast
If you prefer to learn by listening, check out our podcast show.
Click here for our latest Social Media Marketing podcast shows.
LinkedIn Networking Group
Want to network or have social media questions? Check out our LinkedIn Group.
- How to Set Up a Facebook Page for Business: Here’s everything you need to know to set up your Facebook Business Page.
- 9 Tips for Integrating Your Facebook Page With Your Facebook Profile: Here’s how to navigate between your personal Facebook Profile and your Facebook Business Page.
- Facebook Contest and Promotion Rules: What You Need to Know: Here’s everything you need to know about the rules of running contests on Facebook.
Click here for our latest articles on Facebook.
- How to Use Twitter for Business and Marketing: Here’s everything you need to know about setting up a Twitter profile to use for your business.
- 5 Ways Twitter Chats Can Help Your Business: Here are 5 ways you can use hashtag conversations with Twitter chats to achieve your marketing goals.
- 5 Twitter Tools to Enhance Your Marketing: Use these tools to help your business get an edge over your competitors.
Click here for our latest articles on Twitter.
- How to Build a LinkedIn Marketing Plan that Delivers Ongoing Results: What you need to know to develop a comprehensive and consistent LinkedIn marketing plan for your business to achieve long-term, sustainable success.
- 5 Tips for Optimizing Your LinkedIn Company Page: How to build out your LinkedIn Company Page to create a valuable search result for your company..
- How to Build a Thriving LinkedIn Group: Follow these best practices to create the LinkedIn group your market turns to. Use your LinkedIn group to build your business.
Click here for our latest articles on LinkedIn.
- How to Set Up a Google+ Page for Your Business: Follow these steps to set up your company page on Google+ and check out these examples of other businesses on Google+.
- 5 Tips for Using Google+ to Boost Your Marketing: Here’s how to best use Google+ to enhance your marketing
- 3 Ways to Use Google+ to Increase Search Rankings: Optimize your Google+ page, profile and content to maximize your exposure, increase search rankings and get a boost in traffic.
Click here for our latest articles on Google+.
- 5 Ways to Tell if Pinterest is Right For Your Business: Discover whether Pinterest is a good fit for your business.
- How to Use Pinterest Rich Pins: What Marketers Need to Know: Learn how these new features provide more information on the images shared on Pinterest and how you can use this for your business.
- 5 Ways to Get Your Pins Noticed on Pinterest: Use these Pinterest tips to create a great strategy for your pins to be seen not only by users who follow you, but also by new users.
Click here for our latest articles on Pinterest.
- Instagram Marketing: How to Get Started With Instagram: In this episode of the Social Media Marketing Podcast, Sue B Zimmerman shares the strategy behind her Instagram success.
- 26 Tips for Using Instagram for Business: Discover useful tips from the pros on how to use Instagram to enhance your customers’ experience and make your brand visible.
- 20 Instagram Apps to Enhance Your Photos and Videos: Check out these cool apps to create and edit outstanding images and videos for Instagram.
Click here for our latest articles on Instagram.
- 6 Ways to Grow YouTube Subscribers and Your Exposure: Here’s how to build an audience on YouTube for massive views, exposure and targeted traffic.
- How to Create Custom YouTube Thumbnails: Find out how savvy video marketers can take advantage of YouTube’s custom thumbnail feature.
- 8 Ways to Track YouTube Video Performance: Here’s how to analyze the reach of your YouTube videos.
Click here for our latest articles on YouTube.
- 5 Reasons Your Business Should Be Blogging: Why you need a business blog for more than SEO and how a blog can generate sales for your business.
- 5 Tips for Creating Shareable Blog Content: Learn how to create compelling, bite-sized content your readers will devour—and share like crazy.
- How to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog Posts From Social Networks: Learn how to use the right tags to make your content stand out when shared in social media streams.
Click here for our latest articles on blogging.
- How to Start a Business Podcast: Here are the steps to take to set yourself up for podcasting success.
- 3 Ways Podcasting Can Land You Customers: Discover how businesses are using audio to gain new customers.
- Proof That Podcasting Will Benefit Your Business: Here’s a case study on how Pat Flynn uses the power of podcasting to expand his business.
Click here for our latest articles on podcasting.