Social Media: “Is It For Me?” Hosted by: Studio Crossings Presenter: Al Biedrzycki
Introduction Social Media Series: The 5 W’s of Social Media (July 12th) Social Media 411 (July 26th) The Social Media Workshop (August 9th)
How You’ll Benefit The purpose of these seminars is to: Familiarize you with the latest social media tools. Help you determine which tools and strategies best fit your needs. Leave you with a foundationto create a effective social media strategy for your efforts.
What is Social Media? Online technology tools that enable people to communicate easily via the internet to share information and resources. Humans are inherently social creatures, so using social media effectively should come naturally to us, right?
The Human Element
Many struggle with two components of social media:
Technology Etiquette Some people focus on these aspects so much that they lose sight of the social component, or the human element of social media.
Social Media at a Glance…
Facebook: A Social Network
Twitter: A Micro-blog
LinkedIn: A Professional Social Network
Youtube: A Video Sharing Platform
FourSquare: An “LBS
And there are more… Which tools are right for you?