I just checked in again on our LinkedIn campaign, had a couple days with good impression counts. We can still only tie 1 registration to all of the LinkedIn effort so far. Keep going, or ? I think I’m going to see if I can change the URL to a tinyurl, don’t know if that […]Read more "SQLSaturday Orlando Marketing Plan-Part 38"
Received an email from LinkedIn that the ad was approved and so far we’ve spent a whopping 83 cents! Not expecting much more tomorrow (Sunday), but will be interesting to see how it does on Monday.Read more "Building The SQLSaturday Orlando Marketing Plan-Part 29"
Today at lunch I looked at LinkedIn advertising. I only capture the last part to share here, but you put in a title, short text, and an optional image, then you narrow the geographical area and then pick a functional area OR job titles. LI says that nets out to 23k members in the Orlando […]Read more "Building the SQLSaturday Orlando Marketing Plan-Part 28"
LinkedIn groups have the option to enable a Jobs section and associated discussion area. Potential employers can post jobs directly to the group site – if they know the group is there and if they feel like investing the time. Think about how many different groups might be out there for different skill sets and […]Read more "Create A Job Feed For Your LinkedIn Group"
It’s easy to get comfortable in a job and neglect to capture the relationships and connections you’ve built – for me it’s LinkedIn, but using whatever product you prefer. Think about work today. You work with a handful or two of colleagues that you really know, but you know a lot more people than that. […]Read more "Annual Catch Up and End of Job/Contract Networking Steps"
Last year LinkedIn rolled out a new feature called endorsements, not to be confused with recommendations. Recommendations are free form comments from a connection about you and your work, endorsements are a click-here if your connection knows skill x. I think it’s a great feature. Asking for a recommendation can be awkward and in the […]Read more "LinkedIn Endorsements"
I received an email from LinkedIn suggesting that I might find these groups useful: I’m sure those map back to someone in my network, but not sure at all how they would determine that these would fit me. BI gone wrong? Or do they know something I don’t?Read more "LinkedIn Group Recommendations-Not Quite Useful"
So far SQLSaturday Tampa will be the first SQLSaturday of 2011, and the first one I’ll be attending in 2011 as well. I’m going to try to attend one event a month, the try portion meaning there is a terrible temptation to do more (as in all of them) and that sometimes as much as […]Read more "SQLSaturday #62 in Tampa on January 15, 2011"