Businesses need a solid online presence to keep up with the increasingly competitive market.  LinkedIn is a very powerful platform to help you jump-start that presence.

Here are some benefits of using LinkedIn for business:

  1. Lead Generation – LinkedIn opens the doors for networking and a flood of potential clients. Keep your company page up to date with relevant information and be a resource to your connections and followers.  Branding yourself as the subject expert on your services will help them think of you when they need you.
  2. Increased Exposure – Having a LinkedIn Company Page is a great way to gain attention for your business.  The page has the potential to show up when people search for you in Google, as well as showing up for searches within LinkedIn.
  3. Higher Level of Credibility – LinkedIn is a great place to showcase your business products & services and gain trust amongst customers/prospects.  One feature that helps is the “Recommendations” feature.  The more recommendations you have from past customers and clients, the more of an opportunity you have to generate more leads and sales.
  4. Show Off Your Accomplishments – Another way to build up trust with potential customers and clients is to display your achievements. This will help give everyone an overview of exactly what you have to offer.
  5. Filtered Search Results – Generating sales effectively means reaching your customers effectively.  LinkedIn makes this easy by offering a thorough group of search options that you can use to hone in on your target demographics.
  6. Quality Business Connections – The most important benefit of LinkedIn is the fact that it is populated almost entirely by forward-thinking professionals such as yourself who are also looking for ways to grow their businesses. This creates a unique culture of individuals who, in representing their respective companies, make business easier for everybody.

The connections that you make on LinkedIn are noticeably more effective than those on other social media networks.  Here’s to your success!

As always, if you have any questions about how to use LinkedIn within your business feel free to contact us.