Amongst the many online conversations I have with people each day, one of the key questions I get asked is: How do you keep up? I’m on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Quora, Foursquare, Slideshare, Instagram, Vine and Google+. And yet everyday, there is something new coming out, a new social network to pay attention to or new features of the current popular ones. And everyday, it seems like there are more people on social media, more content to be consumed and shared, and more people to reply to. So how in the world can you keep up with it all, and stand out amongst all of the noise?
It’s about using the right tools and developing the right focus on what’s actually important in social media. And yet, ignoring the noise, and standing out in a positive way is easier said then done.
Here are the top seven tools to easily create a valuable, stand-out social media presence for yourself.