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7 Tips for Social Networking Online: An Entry-Level Guide

Allan Hoffman | Monster Tech Jobs Expert

August 19, 2009

Understand Site Culture and Rules

Social networking sites can be like high school, with arcane social customs and rules. Before contacting the colleagues of the friend who invited you to the site, get to know the site’s culture. A casual email introduction may suffice at one site but could peg you as gauche –- or worse — at another.

3. Hone Your Profile