What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of LinkedIn?

For many, LinkedIn is the go-to-site when you seek employment. It is classified as a professional social network where one can build professional connections, participate in industry discussions, and more. 

However, this social platform has far more value than solely for professional networking and job seekers. LinkedIn can grow your business too!

LinkedIn is very different from its social media competitors — like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. These platforms can easily reach a target market because of their direct access. More importantly, consumers on these platforms

Take a Second Look at YouTube Marketing

Digital marketing is frequently used by organizations to get closer to their consumers and build stronger engagement with their organization. But, far too many organizations do not utilize YouTube to build affinity for and engagement with their organization.

YouTube is a rapidly-growing tool in the marketing community, and for good reason. It has the ability to inform, educate, and draw in your audience quicker than typical social media posts. Some other benefits of adding YouTube into your repertoire:

• It creates community with your viewers. YouTube is able to make your consumers feel like they are a part of what you

It is widely known and accepted that social media is one of the most powerful forms of communication today. With power this great also comes the risk of consequence. Social media is the one of the strongest forces available to amplify your platform. It can also can amplify your mistakes.

For many organizations, these mistakes can be costly. Once something is made public online, it is permanent. Many organizations have tended to not fully jump into these deep waters. However, a partial dive can be equally as costly if you are making these social media mistakes.

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Many people know that Google AdWords is synonymous with those little text ads that pop up in Google when you search for things. But AdWords is a lot bigger and does a lot more than just search ads. In fact, it is one the biggest and most versatile advertising platforms in the world.

Here are three things that most people do not know about Google AdWords.

1. AdWords is not just search ads, it is Internet-wide display advertising. Using the same tools and the same login, AdWords can be used to place image ads and even video ads across the

The digital world is full of advertising platforms and creative techniques such as Facebook ads, display ads, email ads, search ads, and much more. These are not one size fits all solutions. Not every ad campaign is immediately successful, which should not be surprising. Optimization is key for turning a base hit into a home run.

What you need to do is start from a position rooted in strategy, experience, and historical data, and then optimize quickly. The faster you optimize, the more efficient and effective you become.

Here are 7 tips for optimizing digital advertising quickly. These can be