TITLE

Start benefiting from a social media platform

AUTHOR(S)
Cota, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Indianapolis Business Journal;8/2/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views about the benefits from a social media platforms in the U.S. It explores the top three social online networks which include Twitter Inc., Facebook Inc. and LinkedIn Corp., depicting their features and provides tips on how it is used. It suggests posting questions to the top three levels of one's network by harnessing its power.
ACCESSION #
53403062

 

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