How to tweak LinkedIn’s privacy settings to avoid spam

Since LinkedIn doesn't require you to share the same types of personal information as you do on Facebook, the service's privacy settings appear to be much more straightforward than its less business-oriented competitor.

Published on: March 24th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

How to quickly start using Twitter for business and get incredible results

Twitter remains a very nascent social network, so if you don't know how it works or what it does (or you haven't even heard of it), don't feel bad. In fact, you're still

Published on: February 5th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

How to profit from Facebook in the workplace

Recent statistics from O'Reilly Media indicate that Facebook's age demographic in North America continues to trend older. As a result, the world's largest social network could take on a more professional feel, as

Published on: December 10th, 2008 C.G. Lynch and Brian Jackson

Facebook Connect could revolutionize social networking

Facebook launched its Web-wide sign-on system, Facebook Connect, on Thursday -- and let me tell you, this thing has the potential to simplify and enrich social networking in a revolutionary way. The Comparisons

Published on: December 8th, 2008 JR Raphael

Mind your manners for LinkedIn networking success

Building a strong profile on LinkedIn, the social network for professionals, has taken on greater importance as the economy slips deeper into a recession. What information you decide to include, or exclude, could

Published on: December 5th, 2008 C.G. Lynch

Five ways to build a fantastic Facebook profile for work and fun

Balancing your work and personal life on social networking tools such as Facebook has become more complex than ever - and the dangers go beyond the well-publicized examples of posting party pictures to

Published on: November 25th, 2008 C.G. Lynch

Managing your reputation on Facebook – expert tips for professionals

As more professionals sign up for Facebook, the site's earliest users are finding they must re-evaluate how they manage their profiles and the information posted to them, according to experts in online identity

Published on: October 9th, 2008 C.G. Lynch