The Best Strategy When Using ‘Invite Friends’ to Gain Facebook Fans

If you haven’t noticed yet, Facebook has added the ‘Invite Friends’ feature to their Fan Pages, which sends out notifications to everyone that is invited suggesting they Like the Page. This means that all administrators of your Fan Page call now invite all their friends, to help kick-start your fan page or further expand your reach on Facebook. To grow your page, you need dedicated fans.  These fans are very important, as they are the people that will be talking about your brand, commenting on photos, writing reviews and recommending you to their friends. The...

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The Google+ Cheat Sheet

Have you received a Google+ invite and joined the millions of others around the world? Want to know some sneaky short cuts to help enhance your Google+ experience? Well do not worry, a very clever guy called Simon Lauststen has put together a nice graphic of the common syntax, hotkeys and tips you need to know to use Google+ like a pro. Even though it’s still early days for Google+, I do think there’ll be a massive uptake of the social network globally.  With so many people having Google e-mail accounts and the added functionality of features like: circles, hangouts and sparks,...

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Google+ Project To Rival Facebook?

I’m sure like me; many of you will have noticed the introduction of Google+ in social and tech news. There is currently a beta version available for field-testing through invite only. This is Google’s answer to Facebook and has been under-construction for over a year. Your familiar grey bar at the top will turn black with some pretty neat additional new options for accessing your Google+ profile, viewing notifications and instantly sharing content. I think at this early stage Google+ may actually have a chance at winning back some social oomph. Google’s first attempt at social...

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