Monday, October 3, 2011

10 of the Best Social Media Sites for Entrepreneurs

startup imageLike it or not, social media (also referred to as 'new media') is becoming the new way to interact with other businesses, receive feedback from clientelle, and market your own products and services.

A year ago, only about 25% of small businesses were using social media to market and network with their business. However, a recent survey found that 75% of small businesses are upping their social media usage this year.

Change is always difficult, especially in a business setting, but you may want to seriously consider using one of the following social media outlets listed in the following article. There are some you have probably heard of (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn) and some you probably haven't (Monitter, Mailchimp, Basecamp) but they are all worth a look. Consider how you could potentially use each one to benefit your company.

Click here to read the article on Mashable.com

Click here to download Kutztown SBDC's free social media e-book.