We are huge advocates of using social media to help your small business to grow, so this week we’ve found the best articles from across the Web on how you can make social media work for your business.
The Most Shared Topics On Social Media Are… – By Sarah Wright on DMA
Business, world and technology news stories are most likely to be shared, new research shows.
Firms using social media and creative strategies should consider using news stories which focus on business and world news, according to a new study.
The research by TV network CNN found that social media audiences tended to share news articles about business, world and technology.
Social Media Best Practice – A Round Up from Small Business Trends
How can you get more attention with your blog posts while showing the proper respect for the blog owner and his/her audience? How do you create an unforgettable social media experience with tools like Facebook that will really make a difference for your business’s bottom line? What strategies should you use, what design and tool resources can you employee to ensure your brand rises above the rest…
Event Planning And Social Media – By Stephanie Marcus on Mashable
From the largest music festival with 100,000 attendees to an intimate wedding with 100 guests, event planners are finding new ways to organise, plan, and promote their events with the help of social media.
Although helpful, there is so much more available to planners than just Facebook Events. This becomes quite clear as more planners really understand the value of social media and realize that they are only bound by their imaginations when it comes to using it.
Social Media Basics For Bootstrap Businesses – By Stefan Töpfer on The Small Business Blog
As regular readers of my blog will know I am passionate about small businesses and believe that the best way to start a small business is to use bootstrapping techniques. Bootstrapping means using money that comes in to your business to grow your business; avoiding taking loans or finance in order to start your business.
When it comes to marketing, bootstrapping really comes in to its own. With the growth of Social Media it is easier than ever for a bootstrap business to effectively market their small business start-up.