Blogging, Social Media, Tuesday Tech Tips, Twitter

How to Communicate on Twitter

Last week's Tuesday Tech Tip we covered how to start using Twitter and gaining traction on it.. This week, I wanted to eliminate any potential confusion about how interaction on Twitter works. Twitter is pretty different from the other social media networks, and many people may choose not to use it because they are intimidated by learning how all the "@" and "#" (hashtag) symbols work and how they would use them to communicate and network within Twitter. It's worth learning how it works, though, not only because Twitter can be such a great tool for networking but because now…
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Blogging, Social Media, Tuesday Tech Tips

How To Use Google+ Hangouts

For last week's Tuesday Tech Tip we explained some ways to get engagement through your Google+ account. One of those ways is to use Google+ Hangouts. In case you missed it, Google+ Hangouts are group video chats you can host with up to 10 Google+ members (you can invite people by their email as well). You can also use something called Hangouts On Air, which unlike regular Hangouts, is a broadcast "on air" and available to the public. You can also schedule a broadcast with Hangouts on Air to happen at a later time. Another benefit to using Hangouts on…
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Engaging People on Google+

Last week's Tuesday Tech Tip was all about setting up a Google+ business page. This week I wanted to give some tips on how to start engaging people on Google+ and getting more traffic to your page! 1. Connect with People. First, search for people you know. See the video demo below on where to find people you might know using Google+. If you're logged into Google+ now, you can also click here to go right to the "Find People" page. 2. Create circles. Circles are categorized groups of people within Google+, such as family, friends, colleagues, and so on. Creating specific…
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Creating a Facebook Business Page

This Tuesday Tech Tip I will be walking you through how to create a Facebook business page, as well as how to invite your contacts on your personal Facebook page to "like" the business page. This way once you get your business page up and running, you will know how to start getting instant exposure to it!
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Blogging, LinkedIn, Tuesday Tech Tips

Get Involved With LinkedIn Groups

Last week's Tuesday Tech Tip was an introduction on how to get involved on LinkedIn. This week we are narrowing the focus to LinkedIn Groups, because they are a great way to share interesting information and connect with others.With the large number of groups on LinkedIn, it can be difficult to find the right ones. Check out the tips below for how to search for the right groups. 1. Use LinkedIn Search to Find Relevant Groups Start by searching for groups using keywords that are relevant to your location, industry, education history, organizations, or interests. For each group LinkedIn displays,…
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Blogging, Tuesday Tech Tips

Setting Up Your GoDaddy domain

For this Tuesday's Tech Tip, we will walk you through a few different ways that you can put your custom GoDaddy domain name to use. You have a domain with GoDaddy you would like to be associated with your website, but exactly how can you do this? Read below for the typical methods of pointing your domain name to the right place. Accessing your Domain Details Once you have logged in, find "Domains" on the list of options (should be at the top) and click the "Launch" button. Select your Domain from the list of Domains on your account (can also search…
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