5 ways you can improve your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn is a great way to market yourself as a professional. It’s not much use for a business as a whole, but if you’re a freelancer, contractor or independent consultant it’s one of the most important digital business cards you can have, and you neglect it at your peril. Despite being around for a while,
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How can Twitter be useful for businesses?

Twitter is undoubtedly a useful tool for promoting just about any business, but its application needs to be properly understood in the context of your business. Here are a few tips for using Twitter to promote your business. 1.Don’t underestimate Twitter’s usefulness If you are in an extremely specialized niche market, don’t expect to suddenly have thousands of
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What is social bookmarking and what is it for?

Social bookmarking is the practice of posting links to articles and web pages to various “link aggregator” or social bookmark sites, such as Digg, Stumbleupon and so on. Social bookmarking sites rise and fall in popularity fairly quickly, but they generally have a few common features: Users can submit links which other users can browse, providing
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What is Twitter seeding and what is it for?

“Seeding” is the practice of carefully distributing content online through various channels, in the hope that it will become “viral” and be spread of its own accord. If this content is an advertising campaign cleverly disguised as a joke or some other kind of content that is noteworthy, the company that created it can reap
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How to use Fiverr to create a cheap and cheerful Twitter background

Fiverr is a great website where people can share ideas and ways of doing things on the Internet for a nominal amount of money. The offers you find on the site are helpful, fun and some quite extraordinary things, the list is almost endless. This includes how to create a cheap and cheerful background for
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Search Engine Optimization optimizing for MSN search

MSN commands almost 15% of all searches although some sources believe that the figure is somewhat less than this. It does however have a loyal audience which is unique to it. This fact is often ignored by many SEO specialists who tend to lean towards Google or Yahoo! But if a serious SEO campaign is
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9 Tips To Making the Most of Your Exposure on LinkedIn

Have a profile that has lots of SEO keywords There are over a billion people searches a year on LinkedIn. This means they are searching for keywords, different types of people, positions, and brands. Your profile should be littered with keywords that relate to you and your business. These keywords should be the ones that
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The Advantages of Social Networking

There have been countless trends popping up and subsiding on the Internet since it first broke out in a big way during the mid-1990s. Truthfully, it’s hard to recall everything that didn’t quite pan out. We’re just so inundated with viral and digital these days that it’s really hard to believe anything else existed before,
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Social Networking And Other Keys To Online Business Success

When you think of home business opportunities, you may immediately get a picture in your head of an envelope licking scam or a pyramid scheme. These ideas sell in huge numbers under the false premise that there’s a magic formula to making money online. Well, there are surely ways to make money via the Internet,
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