The 411 On Social Media

Google-ing oneself, signing up for Google alerts, checking out what’s being said about you on Twitter or Facebook are not things to be ashamed of! If you are monitoring your brand name – you are ahead of game! The internet is public, therefore, you need to monitor what’s being said about you, your company, your empire. Post comments on blogs, answer questions in forums, or simply reach out to others in your field.

What’s the Buzz over  Social Media Optimization all about?

Aside from traditional search engine optimization, website traffic and analytics prove to be the leading metrics in determining if a search engine positioning program is effective. Build brand recognition through these social media networks and become a rising voice within the array of niche communities on the web.

Post videos on YouTube, create a Facebook Page, open up a Twitter account, or join a network on LinkedIn. Promote yourself, your business and even acquire new sale leads through the use of these social media networks.

Why is Social Media Optimization Important?

Invite, Engage, Connect, Communicate. By establishing yourself/company in an online niche, not only will you promote your business (or product), but also create immediate connections between you and people like you. Go ahead, try it out! Contact us if you need help.

Weigh in on the conversation here! What social networks do you like?

About Sara Mannix

Sara Mannix is the CEO of Mannix Marketing, Inc., a Digital Marketing Agency headquartered in Glens Falls, NY. She founded Mannix Marketing in 1996 with a goal to get clients "found" on the web through organic Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The company now serves over 1500 clients worldwide and employs a team of nearly 30 specialists, still operating under the tagline "We Get You Found On The Web." This multifaceted company is an industry leader, specializing in organic SEO, Conversion Rate Optimization, SEO-friendly Website Design, Online Advertising, Social Media and more. Mannix Marketing also has one of the largest portfolios of tourism and city guides in Upstate New York. These guides, which include,,,, and, reach over 10 million visitors a year. Corresponding social media profiles for the region extend this reach to millions more on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube and more.