Social Media/Blogging

Blog:

  • Sign up and set up your WordPress.com blog site
  • A blog is extremely important in becoming an influencer in your field
  • Blogs don’t come overnight, you need to plan, think and care
  • Start by reading and reviewing blog posts of current influencers in your field
  • Read updates, posts and shares from those you admire or who are successful in your field
  • Find a niche and become an expert at it
  • Use bitly when posting on social media – sign up for bitly.com
  • Check out my blogpost on Writing a Blog: ly/AboutwritingBlogs

 

Twitter:

If you already have a Twitter account and you don’t want to start a new one create a List

Lists: This is where you will only see tweets from trendsetters and influencers in your “business”

 

Linkedin:

Your Linkedin site should be ALL BUSINESS

You should post your blog on your Linkedin

Must haves:

Good photo

Professional looking background(fits your business)

Contact info should include your website and blog addresses

Summary

Experience

Education

Ways to use:

Read posts and blog posts, make comments and like.  This will give       you ideas for your    own posts and blog posts

Jobs – will show any connections you have with a job post

Stats will help you see what industry you are attracting

 

HootSuite:

Social Media Management Tool

Hootsuite.com

 

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