What is ? “Online slide hosting service” “Online social network for sharing presentations and documents” “Online community for sharing presentations”
Get to Know • Founded October 2006 • Current Employees: 55 • Monthly Visitors: 60 million • Monthly Pageviews: 140 million
In Recent News...“LinkedIn ‘snagged’ the presentation-sharing platform for $118.75 million.” LinkedIn: connects the world’s professionals making them more productive and successful SlideShare: powers discovery of people through content, and content through people Together: Manages professional identities and insights, everywhere Mashable
Anyone can upload presentations and documents to SlideShare for many reasons... •Conduct research •Share Ideas •Share Work •Teach •Connect
Anyone can view presentations on many different topics... ...download them... ...and reuse or remix them for their own work.
Upload your ﬁleShare publicly with millions... Or Share privately with colleagues, clients, or intranets.
Share on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn Slidecast:sync mp3 audio with slides to create a webinar Leadshare: generate business leads with your presentations SlideShare PRO: premium features-analytics, free pages, branded channels
Who uses ? Anyone! • The White House •NASA • US Army and Navy • United Nations • University of Texas • Dell • UNICEF • McGraw-Hill ...and millions of others
How businesses achieve social success using 1. Tell Your Story: Presentations make a company more three-dimensional and add personality 2. Highlight Your Experts IBM Expert Network Showcases the latest thinking, research, inspiration videos and more
How businesses achieve social success using 3 and 4. Demand Generation and Social Cross Pollination Eloque: automatically populates its demand generation database with proﬁle information from anyone who completes a form on it’s SlideShare channel Highlights links to its Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube communities right under the channel description
How businesses achieve social success using 5. Share In-Depth Information: Present ﬁnancial, technical, or other in-depth information that can be difﬁcult to represent on their websites using more traditional tools 6. Spark conversations: Helps to reach and engage whole new audiences 7. Upscale Exposure: If a webinar or conference reached only a few thousand people in it’s original format, SlideShare can create a multiplier effect Mashable