Building Your Consulting Practice with Social Media by Rick Simmons May 10, 2010. So – What is Social Media?
by Rick Simmons
May 10, 2010
Social media is a shift in how people discover, read and share news, information and content, it allows people to connect in the online world to form relationships for personal and business.
Have you set up Google Alerts?
The Reasons to Blog
Find blogs in your space
Read the blogs and the comments below them
Get bloggers to write about you
Write your own blog
Blogs by patients, clients, interviews
Consider a flash movie
The more you involve the audience the better
Separate tools from:
Social recommendations will in many ways replace ads. Why? Because trust is built in the visibility of what others do vs. your polished online ad.
FIRST – The strategy Because trust is built in the visibility of what others do vs. your polished online ad.
A Social Media strategy helps your organization think about objectives, audience, tools and measurements to support your online communications initiative.
Discussion Because trust is built in the visibility of what others do vs. your polished online ad.
What will work for you?
Why? Why not?