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#TYBCommunity Round-Up: Social Media Apps, Google+ & Much More



In this latest #TYBCommunity round-up learn how to use Google+ effectively, identify your competitors, communicate correctly in the workplace, social media cover images, ensure google authorship, easy blogging and much more. This is our community news round-up where we share information from the blogs and other sources we follow. Read on to find out how you can contribute and help make these updates even better.

#TYBCommunity Round-Up: Social Media Apps, Google+ & Much More

Marketing

How To Use Google+ To Engage Your Audience More Effectively - Google+ is a platform that a lot of brands have been slow to turn their attention to because it’s new and often that begs the question – how am I going to encourage engagement and build an audience? Brandwatch (and follow the conversation on Bizsugar)

The 4 Best Social Media Apps for your Business - Social Media Apps are used by businesses to enhance productivity and increase efficiency of their online business. WebTraffic ROI

How to Boost Your SEO with Google Authorship - Google is constantly updating their search algorithm, which means we need to constantly update our SEO methods and strategies. Client Attraction Business School

20 Ideas for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn Cover Images - If you don’t know where to start when it comes to creating a cover image, take a look at the following 20 examples. Small Business Trends

Is Blogging More Difficult Than You Thought? 25 Ways To Make Blogging Easier - More often than not though, people stop blogging because they find it is much more difficult than they thought or they aren’t getting the business return on investment they thought they would. Write on Track

Management

Do You Know Who Your Competitors Are? - Taking a simplistic view of the competition can put you out of business in the long-term. Use this guide to really know your competition. Small Biz Viewpoints

Overcoming Your Critics, Blunders and Mistakes at Work - It seems like you do a hundred things right, but people dwell on a mistake. You need to balance recognizing the problem and maintaining your confidence in your abilities. People Management Consulting

Healthy Workplace Communication - In this post they look at communication styles from another angle and discuss Passive, Assertive, Aggressive and Passive-Aggressive ways of interacting. tribehr

7 Strategies To Become Successful Without Losing Your Mind – This story of Carlos and Constance Vega, which has been written about by the New York Times and the Street, has a lot to tell us about the secrets of managing a small business, while maintaining a work-life balance. Huffington Post

Workplace Flexibility As a Retention Strategy [infographic] – Friday Distraction - This infographic from Plantronics and ColumnFive Media has some very interesting statistics about offering flexibility as a retention strategy.  HR Bartender

Help us to make future editions of our community roundups even better. Contact us on FacebookTwitter or Google+. Use the hashtag #TYBCommunity and let us know about your suggestions for posts to include. Or submit your article on BizSugar, the community we visit regularly to find the newest and most authentic small business voices.

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Sian Phillips is the Managing Editor of TweakYourBiz.com and a Moderator on Bizsugar.com. Sian is also the accountant for her clients Henparty.ie, (Dragons Den winner 2009), Clearwave.ie and Comserv.ie. With over 20 years’ worth of experience in business and accounting Sian provides help to the SME sector. The other half of Sian’s day is spent workIing in the Social Media space; writing blog posts and conducting interviews for TweakYourBiz.com, plus writing for clients globally about Social Business and Accounting. She is a qualified Accountant with an Honours Diploma in Journalism too. http://www.tweakyourbiz.com

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  • http://www.it-sales-leads.com/ Barbara Mckinney

    Thanks for sharing this Sian. I’m not familiar with the social media apps you’ve mentioned but I will research more about their features and how it could help my business.