29 08, 2015

YouTube Videos to Promote Your Business

By |2017-10-16T11:05:52-04:00August 29th, 2015|Social Networking, Video Content|Comments Off on YouTube Videos to Promote Your Business

YouTube is a powerful business tool for sharing your promotional videos. YouTube is a great platform for capturing more of your companies search engine results real estate and get your video/audio message communicated online. Planning Your YouTube Video YouTube Animated Video on IdeaPaint When you are ready to get started creating videos, start by planning out the storyboard. [...]

24 07, 2013

Social Networking for the ARM Industry

By |2017-07-27T00:12:25-04:00July 24th, 2013|Social Networking|Comments Off on Social Networking for the ARM Industry

A few years back no one in the ARM industry wanted to use social media. MySpace and Facebook were the dominant forces of the day and collection agencies, law firms and other ARM companies did not see any value in participating. Technology has continued to evolve and social media has become so common that companies [...]

11 02, 2013

Hootsuite Offers and Easy Way for Businesses to Manage their Social Presence

By |2014-11-10T00:29:47-04:00February 11th, 2013|Social Networking|Comments Off on Hootsuite Offers and Easy Way for Businesses to Manage their Social Presence

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, FourSquare, Google+, and more... The world of social networking offers businesses new opportunities for customer interaction and to build brand recognition. Keeping up with an engaged social presence can seem like an impossible task and many medium to large businesses have developed jobs and even entire departments dedicated to social networking. But, [...]

24 01, 2013

LinkedIn Company Profile Setup Guide

By |2014-11-10T00:35:42-04:00January 24th, 2013|Social Networking|Comments Off on LinkedIn Company Profile Setup Guide

LinkedIn is a professional social network that offers users an opportunity to create personal and company profiles to represent themselves and their businesses to interact with vendors, suppliers, clients and potential new opportunities. LinkedIn is constantly improving their social network offering new opportunities to bring these social profiles to life. Although most users spend most of [...]

6 01, 2013

Understanding How to Use Twitter

By |2014-11-10T00:39:57-04:00January 6th, 2013|Social Networking|Comments Off on Understanding How to Use Twitter

Twitter is one of the world's most popular social networking offering users an instant way of communicating around the globe. Twitter is a "microblogging" service allowing users to post updates that can be used to communicate with other users or simply update your followers with your current mood, link, a photo or other information. Twitter [...]

5 03, 2012

What is “Klout” and Why Should I Care?

By |2014-11-10T00:54:20-04:00March 5th, 2012|Social Networking|Comments Off on What is “Klout” and Why Should I Care?

What is Klout? Well, in the literal sense of the term "clout" is influence one person has over others. In the digital world, Klout is a free tool used to measure the social influence of an individual or brand based on their "influential reach" and how far their information spreads on networks. Klout scores social network [...]

31 12, 2011

8 Keys to LinkedIn Success

By |2015-02-28T18:10:43-04:00December 31st, 2011|Social Networking|Comments Off on 8 Keys to LinkedIn Success

LinkedIn is my favorite social network for business to business relationships. I constantly see blog posts and "news articles" that claim LinkedIn is nothing more than a fancy online resume service, but I completely disagree. I have never gotten a job through LinkedIn, but I have used it to open doors and create relationships since [...]