What this means for you, personally and in business Social Media networks are fast becoming…
Username Availability and Brand Management
With so many Social Media sites out there how do you make sure your name is available. How do you check to see if your desired username or vanity url is still available at dozens of popular Social Networking and Social Bookmarking websites. Promote your brand consistently by registering a username that is still available on the majority of the most popular sites. Find the best username with namechk.com. You put in your desired user name in and it checks each site to see if it available. It’s just that simple. Now you can manage your brand or your own personal usernames. With so many sites out there Brand Management is a real problem. Don’t lose your Brand to squatters or malicious hijackers. See below for some of the most popular sites today.
Namechk – Brand management throughout most if not all social media sites.
Facebook – Largest social network with 750 million users. Ability to run Hyper-local ads on Facebook.
Twitter – Targeted marketing and lead generation. Using applications like Tweekdeck and Twitterfall for specific sale searches.
LinkedIn – Strengthens and extends your existing network of trusted contacts. Like a resume for a business.
YouTube – Videos of employees, customers, business, equipment and/or products. Can use to do video for training like W2P.
WordPress – Web management and blogging tool.
Blogger (Google) – [email protected](company web address) – bse address 10 charcters – Can use to inform current and potential customers of capabilities. Helps when using SEO to get better positioning on search engines.
Flickr – Photos of employees, customers, business and/or products.
Tumblr – Multi platform sharing site from blogs, photos, videos and more.
Google+ – Newest and hottest social network site and possibly Facebook’s strongest competition.
Picasa (Google) – Photos of employees, customers, business and/or products.
SlideShare – BSEPrint – 1st 2 Company name lower case – Can use to do slides for instruction on using W2P.
Skype – Video chat which may be good for customer retention and product quality reviews.
Groupon – Biggest Daily deals site widely used and known.
Living Social – Daily deals site widely used and known and Groupons major competitor.
Yipit – Grouped deals site pulling in from around 500 sites which can be user specific deals.
Cafemom – Popular site for moms which would be good for photobook marketing.
Yelp – Popular review site that is tied into many other platforms. Can answer questions about the business through the site. Add information about the company.
Yellow Pages – Review and Business directory site.
Gist – Online address book that links to other platforms for up to date news and info.
Plaxo – Address book that keeps contact info up to date and ties into many other sites.
FourSquare– Location based marketing where people can check in and share their thoughts.
Tagged – Social discovery site to make new connections.
Gowalla – Location based marketing where people can check in and share their thoughts.
City Search – Review site with additional features like mapping and deals.
Places (Google) – Review site tied into many other Google products.
Loopt – Review site that is tied into other platforms.
OpenForum (American Express) – Small business forum to help business with questions.
Home Based Business – Community offering resources for home business. Would be good to market for W2P.
Partnerup – Networking for entrepreneurs and small business looking for expertise in growing their business.
Qapacity – Social network business directory site.
Ryze – Business social network.
Fast Pitch Networking – Social network for marketing the business.
Spoke – On demand business to business contact info for sale representatives.
Jasezone – Professional community for potential clients/leads.
Posterous – Publicizing your message about the business.
Disqus – Community comments platform with integration into other social media sites.
Epinions – Well known review site.