Small business putting faith into social media — but why?

More and more, small business owners are buying into social media, according to a May 20 report on eMarketer (see table). “[A]lmost two in five small-business owners reported they would be growing their businesses with social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. That was up from less than one-quarter who planned to up…


Twitter Tips — for you and your business

I’m no noted authority on Twitter and no highly-acclaimed expert. What I have been doing is tweeting pretty regularly for 1156 days according to HowLongOnTwitter.com. I’ve tweeted for me and Diamond Communications, as well as for one to five other accounts off and on during the past three-plus years. And, I’ve learned a few things…