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LinkedIn Proves to be a Success for Local Businesses

In the wonderful world of social media, it seems that Twitter, Google + and LinkedIn have the potential  to do wonders for local businesses. As we all know, building an online presence is crucial in today’s digital society. Therefore, it stands to reason that your local business should tap into a variety of methods to spread your expertise and value via online reviews, tweets and as we have been finding lately leveraging the power of LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a great place to network with professionals in a chosen field and when used correctly your business can reach potential clients and referral partners across a variety of niches whether they be geographic or interest based. According to their official website

  • As of December 31, 2012 LinkedIn has over 200,000,000 members in over 200 countries.
  • Over 65% of their members are located outside of the US
  • More than 2.7 million companies have LinkedIn company pages.
  • LinkedIn members are sharing insights and knowledge in more than 1.5 million LinkedIn Groups.

With these stats in mind, imagine all the potential good LinkedIn could do to for your businesses… Top 5% –What???? Practicing what we preach, we had a pretty active LinkedIn strategy in place throughout 2012. But I would have never guessed that those strategies would land my Linkedin Profile in the top 5% most viewed for the year! Here is a great graph that shows us turning one of our Linkedin strategies on, off and then back on.  Look at the difference in the number of daily visitors:

Below is another example of a similar strategy implemented for a client of ours as a turn-key, fully outsourced service- It’s pretty obvious when we started the service, eh?

FetchLocalCustomers has been around the block enough times to know how to capitalize on social media, especially on Linkedin.

With our strategies and guidance, we can help your organization make the most of your reputation, your social media and your online effectiveness and that of course will in turn Fetch you more customers!

Interested in learning more? Drop us an email or pick up the phone and call us at 888-505-6162.



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