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Why you need to use Google +

January 19, 2012 6:04 pm Leave your thoughts

Mymarketing Aid knows how important Google+ is to business.  We advise all businesses who haven’t, to get themselves a Google + page now.  Google+ is growing bigger by the day with over 1 million pages receiving over 5 billion visits every day.  Think how much business that could mean for you. Searching with the plus symbol before your brand name will automatically direct searchers to your Google+ page.  Google show you how: +YouTube. Mymarketing AID recommend Google+ because 1. Just having a profile on Google + immediately raises your search engine ranking on Google organically.  As Google has 80% of the search engine market that’s good enough reason 2. When your customers ‘like’ you on Google+ that immediately makes a difference to online search results shunting you higher up the rankings 3. With Google+ the ability to segment your followers using the circle app means you can target your marketing…

Google + for your business

December 1, 2011 2:31 pm Leave your thoughts

Although Google+ is still in its infancy, it has gained 40 million users in just a few months which gives some indication of its pick-up and how ‘hot’ it is. You no longer need an invitation to join and businesses can build their own Brand pages for visibility and SEO purposes. Stream Its features, whilst similar to other Social Networking sites, have some extras and of course different names. Google+ Stream = newsfeed but using the Circles feature with Stream means you can switch which Stream you see at any time i.e. click on your business circle when in Stream and only get newsfeed from that Circle. This is a useful feature and helps to maintain that ‘clean’ appearance. Similarly if you want to update your status, just click on share to select who you sees your updates – one friend, a selected circle or everyone. Search and Sparks Using…

Facebook for Business

July 28, 2011 1:38 pm Leave your thoughts

Businesses have been joining social network sites for a long time now.  By using social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter, companies gain more visibility to their audiences and instant customer interaction online. In the face of Google+ bringing real competition to the world of social networking, where businesses are rapidly jumping aboard Google+, it comes as no surprise Facebook are attempting to mitigate customers and businesses leaving Facebook. Although Facebook is being used by marketers, it appears that the process of marketing products and services is complex.  Facebook has introduced a new site called Facebook for Business, which provides a clear guide on how to use Facebook’s marketing features. Facebook hopes to provide more guidance for advertising and marketing on this prolific social network.  Facebook for Business step-by-step guides make it easier for marketers and small businesses to place adverts, deals, social plugins and sponsored stories.

Formatting tips for Google+

July 19, 2011 5:48 pm Leave your thoughts

Google has attempted to break in to social networking for a while… you may remember Buzz and Wave. If not, well, no-one else can either! However, Google is bringing us a new social networking platform called Google+, which is currently being rolled out as a limited Beta trial, where membership is only available via invite only. Google+ has a sophisticated user-interface, with unique features such as Hangout, Circles and Spark, which integrates Google+1 and more. There are increasing numbers of people signing up to Google+, where members are even importing their Facebook friends.   Top 5 tips for Google+ So for this reason, we thought we’d share our Top 5 tips for Google+ to help you get the most out of your Google+ experience. Text Formatting You can use the following to add formatting to your posts. Bold Text: *Post* = Post Italicised Text: _Post_ = Post   Strike through…