3 Most Important Social Media Marketing sites

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This is a list of the most important features that are often overlooked and most important because of the hidden marketing features.

Facebook

They make announcements every week almost about new updates and features that often some of the newest often go overlooked. Follow this link to see what 1 developer has to say about them.

http://engage.synecoretech.com/marketing-technology-for-growth/bid/137414/Why-Facebook-Rocks-for-Developers-Marketers-and-Users

If you use Images Anywhere you post this needs to be address. A personal friend of mine had a battle with a Lawyer this year about this very issue and he lost $3,400 to the attorney. His name and the product that he produced to answer this problem is located here.

There is a number of sites that you can go to where the people that like new sites and help out the new person trying to get likes. Those will be available to members of my “the New Marketing Basics” site.

Then you can also ask questions of these people and you will get some of the best answers here very much like you can from the Facebook People.

 

LinkedIn

For business owners this IS the most IMPORTANT B2B site on the planet. That is the good news and the bad news is that it is not cheap.

Here is where you really want to use your key words to connect with your customers.

Recommendations by customers.

This is where you really need to get your customers to give you glowing recommendations.

 

Applications that you can use.

Taking advantage of these apps will allow you to further engage your community, which is important to communicate with your social media community.

 

Twitter

With only 140 characters to use, it seems that you don’t have a lot of choices. Think again, there is #hasttags, & retweets and short codes that most of us use already.

Advance Search

With Twitter’s advanced search you are able to pinpoint words, hashtags, and people that are specific to their industry.

Twitter list

This is a great way to organize & keep track of customers, competitors, leads and leaders in any industry. Don’t forget about the private lists that you can purchase access too.

Reply to Tweets

If you reply to a post or a question make sure that you BEGIN your Tweet with a period @reply ( like this .@replyname) other wise your followers will not see that reply.

Hootsuite

This and other third party applications allow users to monitor, save and reference various searches all day long. Using these searches can be used to engage users and engaging with users is the foundation to a successful social media strategy.

I want to thank the web site www.business2community.com that inspired this article.

Thom Leonard