Most of my clients I talk to about social media or Web 2.0 are still leary. They don't understand it so they don't want to get involved. I try to explain how it can benefit their business, attract targeted customers, and drive tons of free traffic to their website and blog but they still don't want to get involved.

While most small and medium sized business owners don't want to get involved in social media, large companies are jumping on the bandwagon. In today's San Francisco Chronicle there's an article about how much these large companies are spending on ads on Facebook and other popular social media websites. It's hard to ignore the possibility of advertising on websites that get millions of new visitors every month.

Check out the article here.

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Ted Prodromou

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I'm the #1 best-selling author of Ultimate Guide to LinkedIn for Business and Ultimate Guide to Twitter for Business. People call me America's Leading LinkedIn Coach.

I'm the founder of Search Marketing Simplified, LLC, a full service online marketing agency. The SMS team designs and implements advanced LinkedIn and social media lead-generation strategies for small to medium-sized businesses. SMS will set up and manage your marketing funnels using organic, social and paid traffic.

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