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26/05/2013 by
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How 10 Social Sites Can Fuel The Brand Called You? (Infographic)

Klout hunter or not, here are 10 social sites that can build the brand called you. Get the insights and tips from this handy infographic.

How 10 Social Sites Can Fuel The Brand Called You? (Infographic)

You have probably noticed how people get their intel about you before they are going to meet you?

Right, via social media.

How to fuel the brand called you with social media?

In the age of the internet Google search results, Facebook and LinkedIn are creating the first impression about you.

Technology can help us to predict our personal marketing future.

Klout and TwitterCounter are often being used to benchmark our social “status”.

How 10 Social Sites Can Fuel The Brand Called You? (Infographic)

Business professionals can’t afford to have a weak or mediocre impression online if they want to be successful in building their relationships and reputation.

Launch Yourself: This new infographic “How to Use 10 Social Networks to Grow Your Personal Online Brand” covers top social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Slideshare and WordPress.

Some of the tips are simple, but very clever:

– Following top influencers in your field on Twitter.
– Managing your Facebook reputation.
– Demonstrating your passion through Pinterest.
– Creating a personal website using WordPress.
– Uploading a presentation on SlideShare to show your expertise.

Infographic: 2013 is about the brand called you

In the professional world of 2013, your resumeis no longer the most important asset you can have – it’s your online brand.

If you’re not optimizing your online brand, you’re missing out on thousands of opportunities.

Check out this infographic for 10 different social networks that will help you grow your brand:

How 10 Social Sites Can Fuel The Brand Called You? (Infographic)

An infographic from the team at Boot Camp Digital.

My Opinion?
I see more and more Klout hunters in social media. Shouting out loud seems to be the holy grail of social media in 2013?

Have you noticed how social media changes our behavior?

How many people in your circle have “CEO” in the Twitter or LinkedIn bio?

Old skool me? I was still being under the impression that only a Fortune 500 company could call himself CEO,

Nevertheless, it’s a statistic fact that your social branding and reputation are getting more important than ever before.

It sometimes feels like we are part of a sociological revolution, not a technological one. Because social media is certainly changing our behavior.

Many of us use it as broadcasting medium, helping us to earn the attention of our peers. With our Klout score as the holy grail.

I hope that we sometimes understand that sticking feathers up our butts, does not make us chickens.

No peacocks either.

What About You?

What content and social sites do you use to build the brand called you? Our readers would love to see your ideas in the comments below.

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About the Author
Igor Beuker was CMO at 3 listed companies, chairmain at the IAB, jury member at Webby, AMMA and Esprix awards, founder of 2 agencies (sold to WPP) and Global Chief Social Officer at Mindshare. Now he is ‘freejack’ consultant and a sought after keynote speaker.

 

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