August, 2012

Social Business Connection

Social Business Connection
Sharing social media best practices and tools
  • Top 10 Tactics To Become A Twitter Hashtag Ninja

    You might not be able to be a ninja in real life, but on Twitter, you can be -- a Hashtag Ninja. Twitter hashtags are a set of words, letters and/or numbers without spaces that are preceded by a pound sign (#). We use Twitter hashtags as a form of...
  • Master the 5 "W's" for a Compelling Twitter Profile

    One of the top 10 most visited websites on the internet, Twitter generates a powerful social media presence across the globe. You can take advantage of this worldwide reach for your business with a Twitter profile that reflects your brand. To get all...
  • Facebook Guiding Principles: Integrate Your Social Strategy

    To get the best outcome out of social marketing, Facebook needs to be incorporated into your marketing mix, rather than standing alone on the sidelines. In our first Guiding Principles post, you learned to establish a brand voice . The next step in...
  • How to Engage Your Audience on LinkedIn: Step One, Saying Hello

    Are you thinking of using LinkedIn for social media marketing? Some believe that it’s just a place for job seekers and companies to connect, but more marketers are learning that LinkedIn is a great tool for business promotion. LinkedIn Pages...
  • LinkedIn Tips: Company Pages a Great SMB Marketing Tool

    You might be using LinkedIn for business networking, but did you know it’s also a great place for small businesses to acquire new customers? We tend to think of Twitter, Google+ and Facebook as social media marketing opportunities, while LinkedIn...
  • 10 Facebook Facts to Make SMBs Go Hmm

    Are you still unsure about Facebook and how you could use it to promote your business? You’re not alone. It might seem like everyone else in the world is already there, but more companies, especially SMBs and local businesses, are signing on every...
  • Facebook Guiding Principles: Establish a Brand Voice

    Do you know your brand’s voice? People who use Facebook generally do so using their own identity; they’re being open, transparent and clear about who they are. When they Like a Page or interact with a business, they expect the same in return...
  • LinkedIn for SMBs: Social Media Marketing Tips

    Are you using LinkedIn to promote your small business? If not, you could be missing out! Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ are all good social media marketing sites, but it’s important to not forget about LinkedIn, the professional network. According...
  • Welcome to the Dell Social Business Connection!

    It is very exciting to kick off a Community that provides social media best practices and insights for businesses of all sizes! Over of the years many of our friends and partners have uplifted Dell's story (trials and tribulations) as we move towards...
  • Twitter Best Practices: Building Your Following and Gaining Trust

    Would you like to reach more people and build your following on Twitter? Once your profile is set up and you've spent some time listening to others, it’s time to jump in and win over some followers of your own! Trust is important in social...
  • How to Set Up Your Twitter Account

    Are you thinking about starting an account on Twitter for your business? You should! It's a great tool for professional networking and social media marketing. All you need to get started is an email address and a bit of time to explore the network...
  • 6 Facebook Tips for Maximum Impact with Minimal Resources

    Do you have a Facebook Page and want to help it grow? Facebook is a great way for SMBs to connect with current and potential customers. You can join in without making social marketing your full-time job, thanks to Facebook’s low cost and barriers...
  • Facebook Essentials for SMBs

    Are you setting up a new Facebook Page? Make sure you don’t miss a beat with this list of Facebook best practices to check out before you publish it live. To set up a Facebook Page, you need to have a personal account. Social media marketer extraordinaire...