It’s okay if you add more value than you ask for. I’ve never taken the time, but I bet if you charted the tweets and posts of leaders online like Brogan, Amber Naslund, Jay Baer, Brian Solis, Jason Falls, Jeremiah Owyang, Tom Webster, K.D. Paine, Mari Smith, Michael Stelzner, and more, you’d find they are tweeting and posting more about how we can gain from them rather than what they can get from us. Do the math.
When Is It Okay to Use Social Media to Self-Promote?
Chris Syme heads a strategic communications agency in Bozeman, Montana. The CKSyme Media Group specializes in social media strategies and training with a crisis/reputation expertise. Her new book, Practice Safe Social: How to Use Social Media Responsibly to Protect Your Reputation and Build Loyalty, is available now at Amazon.com. If you are interested in submitting a proposal for a guest blog piece, please email email@example.com.