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Latest links I like featuring social media

Posted by Brett in Web Stuff. No Comments

5th August

I spend quite a bit of time on Mashable.com for most of my social media news. Here are some of the latest links I’ve enjoyed from them in the past month. Hopefully there is some useful material for you in here as well:

26 Places to find free multimedia for your blog

http://mashable.com/2009/08/04/free-blog-media/

An explanation to what Social Media really is

http://mashable.com/2009/08/03/what-is-social-media/

How to build your company’s Linked In profile
http://mashable.com/2009/08/03/linkedin-company-profile/

How to customize your YouTube channel

http://mashable.com/2009/08/02/customize-youtube-channel/

How to deal with social networking overload

http://mashable.com/2009/07/30/social-networking-overload/

How to use the web for socially responsible shopping

http://mashable.com/2009/07/26/ethical-shopping/

PayPal X: Prepare for the new PayPal

http://mashable.com/2009/07/23/paypal-x/

How to create YouTube videos in 3D

http://mashable.com/2009/07/22/youtube-3d/

New breed of record labels helps bands help themselves

http://mashable.com/2009/07/22/new-breed-of-record-label/

Is the world ready for Google Wave

http://mashable.com/2009/07/21/google-wave-world-ready/

Facebook advertising: It’s all local

http://mashable.com/2009/07/20/facebook-local-ads/

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Ways to promote your business or website for FREE

Posted by Brett in Web Stuff. No Comments

22nd May

If  it’s free, it’s for me. If you just created a blog and want your name to be seen or you just created a business and can’t afford advertising yet, I have here some things you could do. There are a lot of services that cost money to submit your site but that’s not entirely necessary when you are starting out fresh. When money comes in, then go to those services – Google Adwords and such.

1. Social Media – This is the more time consuming thing but could be well worth it for you. On your Facebook, you can create a page for your business then send it out to your friends to become a fan of it.

Second is Twitter. Create a Twitter account under your business name and email then search for people in your area or industry to … Read More »





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