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How is the time to market yourself through Social Media, especially if you are a stay at home, work for yourself, free lancing agent. Not doing so will just basically make you unheard of and in your own league and out of touch with the masses.
I found multiple web sites that offer their tips on how to build and strengthen your presence on the World Wide Web. One web site, advised to mine your twitter to grow your audience, analyze your past posts to improve your techniques, optimize visual content with links, maximize Twitter with images,deliver content consistently and more to total up twenty ways to build your presence on social media.
For beginners and newbies, check out this link to learn Among the topics, check out the following, the Social Media Explorer, Scott Monty and the Social Media Examiner. Ebooks available for free reading, An Introduction to LinkedIn for Business, A Visual Guide to Creating the Perfect LinkedIn Company page, How to Attract Customers on Twitter and Vine, The definitive Guide to Getting Started on Social Media and more. Videos to watch, Podcasts to listen, slideshows to watch and books to read. The article ends with “10 Things I’ve learned About Social Media”.
The next link, is titled “Ten Amazing Social Media Marketing Strategies to Get Maximum Exposure for your Business”. Topics covered are “Increase Online Presence in More Social Media Networks”, “Tell Stories instead of Selling Stuff”, “Create and Share More Pics, Graphics and Video Content”, “Post More Educational Content”, “Respond to ALL Comments, Suggestions, Inquiries and Complaints” and “Practice Social Listening”.
This link, covers “16 Effective Facebook Marketing Strategies for Businesses”. Some of the better topics are, Leverage the Existing Traffic to Your Site. Send Out an E-mail Blast. Learn the best time to post, use Facebook ads, create a Facebook Contest, Integrate Social Media Sharing, engage with your Facebook community and other Facebook Pages, use images and videos for your content updates and create or join Facebook groups.
This last link covers Instagram marketing techniques. Start a campaign, analyze your effectiveness and engage your followers among other bits of advice.
It’s all up to you to utilizing the cornucopia of tools and apps out there to become successful.