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social media how toIs your LinkedIn profile working for you?

Want to build a presence that supports your company role?

While many people think of LinkedIn as a place only for jobseekers, salespeople and recruiters, LinkedIn can help employees build influence around any business role.

In this article you’ll discover three ways to build a LinkedIn presence to boost visibility for both you and your business.

#1: Align Your Personal Message With Your Company’s

Your LinkedIn presence is unique on social media, because while it is your personal profile, the fact that it highlights your professional activities means that it is enmeshed with your employer’s online presence.

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Discover how to boost your influence using your LinkedIn profile.

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social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week

Pinterest Improves Place Pins With Better Location Data: “Now location info will be added automatically to Pins. That means almost 7 billion Pins will have helpful details, like phone numbers, addresses and store hours.”

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“Now each Pin includes a preview of where it lives on the map. Tap to get all the details, including other Pins from that spot and tips from people who’ve been there.”

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social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week

LinkedIn Announces All Groups Will Be Made Private: In an effort to improve the quality of conversation in groups, “…only Group members will be able to see the contents of conversations, and only members will be allowed to contribute. LinkedIn also won’t allow search engines to crawl the discussions, another key, it believes, to providing a trusted private space for people to communicate.”

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Are you active on LinkedIn?

Want to use it to connect with potential partners and prospects?

To discover how to network on LinkedIn, I interview Stephanie Sammons.

More About This Show

The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.

In this episode I interview Stephanie Sammons, a social media strategist who specializes in LinkedIn. She’s written extensively for Social Media Examiner about LinkedIn. She’s also author of the new book, Linked to Influence.

Stephanie will explore how to build a network and prospect using LinkedIn.

You’ll discover how to curate and share content on LinkedIn.

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Listen as Stephanie Sammons shares what marketers need to know about building a powerful network using LinkedIn.

Share your feedback, read the show notes and get the links mentioned in this episode below.

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