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The Beginner's Guide to Social Media Success

Hamsa Ramesha | MonsterCollege

April 23, 2010

Getting connected online is practically a requirement these days. It’s the latest way to make new friends, stay in touch, and — best of all — network. And with HR departments adding social media recruiting to their repertoire, it’s also a great way to get a job!

But jumping online isn’t as easy as you might think. If you’re going to create a Facebook profile or open a Twitter account, you’d better do it right. Get it wrong and risk messing up your privacy settings, ruining your image, and looking like a social media dunce.

We’ll help you get started with these easy tips to making Facebook and Twitter work for you or your business.

Go to Twitter Instructions          Go to Facebook Instructions

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    over 6 years ago


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    almost 7 years ago


    This was a great article. I do wish they had given more advise for personal pages as well, since more and more companies are checking facebook accounts before interviewing or hiring.

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    almost 7 years ago


    Very very good. It is so easy to make mistakes on the net.

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    almost 7 years ago


    I actually genuinely liked this article! It's helpful and very insightful!