social-mediaA remarkable demonstration of the power of the social media has just been released – “What the F*ck is Social Media Now?”

The power of social media now means that any idea, campaign or business can go viral very quickly. The question is, are you fully utilizing social media?

Some quick facts from the presentation are:

  • 500 Billion. The number of peer influenced impressions Americans generate each year
  • 62%. The number of those impressions that come from Facebook alone
  • One third. The percentage of females that check Facebook first thing in the morning, before even going to the bathroom

To see the presentation – CLICK HERE

If Social Media is so f*cking huge, what are some simple ways we can utilize it to grow our business?

The Facebook Like Button

We’re now able to put a Facebook “Like” Button on just about any webpage.

When the user clicks the Like button on your site, a story appears in the user’s friends’  News Feed with a link back to your website giving us free advertising through Facebook.

…for the quick steps to install the Like Button – CLICK HERE

The Twitter Share Button

Similar to the Facebook button, this is a button which sits on your site, giving users the option to Tweet your content over Twitter, again helping your content go viral at no cost to you.

…to see Twitter’s explanation and watch a video on it – CLICK HERE

Creating remarkable content is one thing, making it shareable is another. Be seen.

Jack Delosa has been named in the Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30 in Australia. His last business MBE Education was named in the Fastest 50 Start-Ups in Australia, in SmartCompany’s Fast50. Today he heads up The Entourage, a movement of young entrepreneurs (18-35), connecting the world’s best entrepreneurs with the world’s next entrepreneurs. www.the-entourage.com.au