Social Media Guides

Why Social Media Matters

Social media is here to stay! It is no longer whether you use social media, but how well you are using it.

Whether you are a business or a job seeker, you need to know how and why you should be using social media to market your product and services, or skills and experiences to your target audience. With close to a 1000 social platforms, it is hard to decide which ones are best for you.

Illinois workNet social media guide walks you through:

  • benefits of using social media,
  • process to determine what platforms will work best for your purpose,
  • steps involved in creating a brand,
  • reasons why you need to "share" on social media; and,
  • ways to network in-person and on-line using your new social media presence.

Social Media Process