San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 04, 2012
Reputation Management Site 5StarControl has disclosed secrets on a recent article, which shares tips and tricks that business owners can use to monitor how people are talking about them online.
5StarControl announced that small businesses are going to be entranced by the latest article by Ann Smarty on Small Biz Trends in which she explains different ways in which small businesses can monitor their online reputations through Google and Twitter.
The largest search engine and one of the most visited sites of the internet is the California-based Google. Google is not only a search engine, but also owns many subsidiaries such as YouTube, and operates a variety of different web-based services such as Gmail, Google+, and Google Adwords. In the article, Smarty advises business owners on how to use the powerful Google search tools to track many different ways that customers and internet users are talking about a business.
Another giant of the internet is the microblogging social media company Twitter. Twitter is a unique service in which people can share their thoughts through 140 character “microblog” posts. Users can also post pictures and links, and are able to follow other users and get live updates from what people are companies are posting on Twitter. Twitter is also used as a cheap method of small business marketing online as businesses can update information about current specials and events in the hope that their followers will share that information with others.
Small Business Trends is a website devoted to providing news and information for small business owners. It was founded in 2003, and on their website they publish articles on a variety of issues pertaining to small businesses. Small Business Trends invites experts from the small business community to contribute their knowledge on such topics as marketing, management, finance, and technology.
Ann Smarty has spent 6 years as an expert in blogging and small business online marketing. She is also the founder of My Blog Guest, which is a service in which guest blog posters can connect with various popular blogs. Ann is an expert in the social media marketing industry, and is also the co-founder of Viral Content Buzz, which is a free service for social media promotion.
The recent Ann Smarty article highlights some of the more creative ways that small businesses can track what customers say about them. The tools revealed in her article are important ways that small businesses can ensure that they do not overlook certain aspects of social media, and can keep a close eye on their online reputation.
5StarControl is a forum about small business new regarding reputation management.