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Ppt Social Media 022010

  1. 1. Presented by<br />Jacqueline Lawson<br />President and CEO<br />cozzas, llc<br />Social Media - Facebook and Twitter<br />How to effectively use Social Media.<br />
  2. 2. What is Social Media<br /><ul><li>Media
  3. 3. Newspapers
  4. 4. Television
  5. 5. Radio
  6. 6. Word of Mouth</li></ul>What is Social Media? A way of communicating common interest, personal or professional, with others over the internet through social media like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and others. Now you can even share, audio recordings, videos and pictures with friends, family, clients and colleagues.Facebook and Twitter are the tools you use to communication<br />
  7. 7. What is Twitter and What is a tweet.<br />Over 50 million people on Twitter<br />Can be used liked Instant Message (IM).<br />Can also be used like Text Messaging.<br />Create Followers (friends, colleagues, customers, prospects) by “following” them and they “follow” you.<br />"Micro-blogging" <br />Posting very short updates, comments or thoughts.  In fact<br />Designed to be very compatible with mobile phones through text messages, <br />Update is limited to 140 characters. <br />twitter.com/jacquelinlawson<br />What is Twitter<br />A Free Service to Communicate<br />
  8. 8. Ways to Use Twitter<br />Engage your CEO in social media.<br />Quickly Communicate with a group of people.<br />Keep in touch with bloggers / media.<br />Monitor your company / brand on Twitter.<br />Announce specials, deals or sales.<br />Live updates on events or conferences.<br />Promote blog articles, webinars, interesting news and more.<br />
  9. 9. Create a Twitter Account<br />www.twitter.com<br />
  10. 10. <ul><li>What is Facebook
  11. 11. Over 450 million people on Facebook
  12. 12. Keep Track Of Friends:
  13. 13. Photo Album:
  14. 14. Blog Merge:
  15. 15. Excellent Search and Browse
  16. 16. Meet People
  17. 17. Forums and Groups
  18. 18. Calendar
  19. 19. Videos (Youtube)
  20. 20. Audio </li></ul>What is Facebook<br />http://ow.ly/16KIZ<br />A Free Service to Communicate<br />
  21. 21. Ways to Use Facebook<br />Low cost marketing opportunities for small business.<br />For business, spend no more than 2-hours per day.<br />Keep in touch with family and friends<br />Post articles of interest and allow comments.<br />Schedule and promote events on a calendar<br />Monitor responses to events.<br />Privately communicate with friends.<br />Promote blog articles, webinars, interesting news and more.<br />
  22. 22. Why I Use Facebook<br /><ul><li>"I use facebook because I teach and my students respect those of us who are very savvy when it comes to technology and when we are in the mix with them. It works when I make a reference to something on facebook when lecturing. For me, it keeps me current."Dr. Georgianne Thomas – Profession at Spelman College
  23. 23. To connect with friends, classmates, family, colleagues, etc, that we've known, know, or haven't seen or talked to in many years. Also, to discuss issues, learn things from others, get turned on to great music, art, photography, writing, new things, etc. – Steven Charles, Jazz Musician
  24. 24. One reason I am seeing, is Facebook serves a psychologically nostalgic issue for people that have left their hometowns and is taking over Classmates as a way to catch up or not. the price is right.– Steven Rossow
  25. 25. facebook and twitter..perhaps one of the best channels to communicate and reach people within no time....i use it for connecting to people in my field of work. -Meghna Negi – Social Media Expert
  26. 26. I can keep up with my daughter who is a freshman at Florida Memorial University. I have also reconnect with people from my hometown, Wilmington NC and classmates. My church is on FB and I can connect to happenings in the AME Church and Connection at large. – Traci Franklin- Mother</li></li></ul><li>Create a Facebook Account<br />www.facebook.com<br />
  27. 27. Facebook Security<br />How to set Privacy settings:<br />
  28. 28. Thank you.<br />More about Jacqueline Lawson<br />Website:<br />www.cozzas.com<br />Social Media<br />www.twitter.com/jacquelinlawson<br />www.facebook.com/jacquelinelawson<br />www.blogtalkradio.com/cloudsuitesmart<br />CloudSuiteSmart Blog<br />Email:<br />lawsonjacqueline@gmail.com<br />jacqueline@cozzas.com<br />