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Why Go Social?

Why Go
Social?

Small businesses can benefit greatly from the right social media presence!

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The Social
Media
Puzzle

Which pieces are right for you?

FACEBOOK
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FACEBOOK
(FREE TO SET UP / 5 STEPS)

FACEBOOK
(FREE TO SET UP / 5 STEPS)

Users can create a page and share photos, status updates, YouTube videos, & life events.

Great For:

  • •  Reputation management
  • •  Promoting events/products
  • •  Engaging with current customers
  • •  Attracting new customers
  • •  Sharing news about your business
LinkedIn
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LinkedIn
(FREE TO SET UP / 10 STEPS)

LinkedIn
(FREE TO SET UP / 10 STEPS)

A gathering place for like-minded professionals to discuss trends, search jobs, & network.

Great For:

  • •  Professional networking
  • •  Creating job posts & hiring staff
  • •  Promoting your business
  • •  Reputation management
  • •  Sharing ideas with people in your industry
  • •  Lead generation
Twitter
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Twitter
(Free To Set up / 3 Steps)

Twitter
(Free To Set up / 3 Steps)

Allows users to send 280 character updates. Fast way to engage with customers in real time.

Great For:

  • •  Sharing the latest business/industry news.
  • •  Attracting new customers
  • •  Interacting with current customers
  • •  Promotion specials
Yelp
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Yelp
(Free To Set Up / 6 Steps)

Yelp
(Free To Set Up / 6 Steps)

Technically not a social media site, but instead a business review platform.

Great For:

  • •  Helps business profiles rank high in search results
  • •  Beauty, fitness & other local services
  • •  Food, drink, arts & entertainment businesses
  • •  Reputation management
Instagram
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Instagram
(Free To Set Up / 3 Steps)

Instagram
(Free To Set Up / 3 Steps)

A mobile photo sharing app which lets users share on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr & Flickr.

Great For:

  • •  Sharing pictures
  • •  Restaurants & retail businesses
  • •  Providing "behind the scenes"
  • •  Sharing short video clips
  • •  Broadcasting company culture

Free Posting Tools

The following free online tools allow users to create & schedule posts for various social media platforms and provide marketing ideas & insights.

  • Free Posting Tool - Buffer
  • Free Posting Tool - Hootsuite
  • Free Posting Tool - Social Flow
  • Free Posting Tool - Sprout Social
  • Free Posting Tool - Tweet Deck

Click any logo above to get started.