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10 social networks your business needs to be on

To give your website the best chance at succeeding online it needs to show a presence on social networking sites. Limiting yourself to just banner advertising could mean that your website is missing out on potentially huge amounts of targeted traffic. Millions of people use social networks everyday and this is why you need to be there.

Twitter

proberly the best social network for your business. Twitter allows you to create a profile for your business then users can choose to follow you. Whenever you share content from your website all it is shared with all of your followers. The more followers you have, then the more potential traffic that is coming your way.

Reddit

Reddit allows you to share content from your website or blog. Users of the site then vote your content up or down. If you are providing great high quality content then you are going to easily get your content voted up improve your visibility on the site.

StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon allows you to submit your website so that it can be view by millions of potential users and is a great way to drive huge amounts of traffic. As well as this it is a great way to find new users that share your interests.

Facebook

Everyone online has heard of Facebook as it is the biggest social network in the world with over 800 million users. You can easily create a “Like” page for your business. Users can then subscribe to your page and will see all of the content that your share on their news feed.

Youtube

YouTube us the worlds largest video sharing website. Posting videos on YouTube is a great way to be seen online as you can easily get thousands of views online and if you are providing great quality content then YouTube users are bound to subscribe to you and give your website a visit.

 LinkedIn 

LinkedIn is a social network designed for business. There are free and payed options available. LinkedIn is a great way to build a proffesional identity as well as making new connections.

Google+

Google plus is the latest must have social network and is great for business. add people into your circles and start making new connections easily. You can easily share your content with others and they will see it on their newsfeed. You can add photo albums and create a pages for your business.

Ning

Ning is different to your everyday social network. Instead of joining in on another social network Ning allows you to build your own custom social network around your business. You can have the choice to create a private social network exclusively to your business customers or you can make it public and allow anyone to join.

WikiHow

WikiHow allows you and your business to share services for free. You can write a tutorial for other WikiHow users to follow. This is a great way to get your company recognized in any particular niche.

Digg

Digg is a place for users to share articles and other interesting content with the rest of the community. Another nice way to become more visible online by users enjoying your content and ranking it higher.

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