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Five Social Networking Sites to Promote Your Small Business
Online networking is a quick and easy way for small businesses to expand their brand, get expert tips and advice and attract more customers. But with an overly-saturated market, which site is the best fit for your business?

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Sky is the Limit 

Social media networking may be one of the best tools for a growing your small business. The sites are convenient (most can be accessed on the go via cell or smartphones), mostly free and give you the ability to network, get advice and expose your business. Social media sites have become so popular it can be overwhelming to find the best fit for your small business. We searched and found five social media sites to help you grow your business.

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PartnerUp 

This online community provides advice, resources, and forums for small businesses owners and entrepreneurs to find experts, build relationships and grow their business. Members can connect with potential partners, advisers and other resources.

Yelp

Yelp

This free networking site was founded in 2004 to help people find local businesses. It's perfect resource for small business owners who cater to a smaller, narrower audience.

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StartupNation 

This site, which touts as being founded by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, hosts expert blogs, articles, podcasts and local and interest and professional groups for entrepreneurs looking to start and grow their businesses.

Home Based Business Network

Home Based Business Network 

This site is designed to connect home-based business owners and build their networks with like-minded people. It also provides ideas and resources to help start, grow and market a business. It also features business profiles, blogs, industry news and forums that allow discussion among users.

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LinkedIn 

With more than 150 million members around the world, this professional networking site is a good resource to find new talent or pose a question to other experts in your field.

Five Social Networking Sites to Promote Your Small Business

Online networking is a quick and easy way for small businesses to expand their brand, get expert tips and advice and attract more customers. But with an overly-saturated market, which site is the best fit for your business?

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