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Best Social Media Sites for Job Searching

Top Social Networking Sites for Job Seekers

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DECEMBER 18: The Instagram logo is displayed on an Apple iPhone on December 18, 2012 in Fairfax, California.
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Building a network on LinkedIn can help you boost your job search.

LinkedIn Best Social Media Sites for Job Searching

When used carefully, Facebook is a good resource for networking.

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Networking is one of the most important components of job searching. Use these top social and professional networking sites to enhance your career and boost your job search, and learn how to use social networking sites to job search.

LinkedIn
How to use the full power of LinkedIn to job search, including effectively using your connections and utilizing all the information available on LinkedIn when you're applying for jobs.

Facebook
If you're using Facebook for professional networking, and more people are every day, here are tips on the best way to use Facebook when you're job searching.

Instagram
Instagram is is it a good way to establish your personal brand and it demonstrates a marketable skill (social media) and enhances your overall digital savvy.

Twitter
Twitter is a social networking and microblogging service utilizing instant messaging, SMS or a web interface. Twitter is open ended and people and companies use it in a variety of ways, including to job search.

How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search
Most people know that the best way to find a job is through networking. You can go to networking meetings, tap into your own personal network, or ask friends who they know. With the Internet buzzing with social media, there are similarly many ways to use social media in order to network, and eventually find a job.

How to Create a Professional Brand
How to create a professional brand using social networking sites and how to build a strategic online presence to help with your job searching and career building.

More Career / Social Networking Resources
Career and social networking online resources. Where to network online as part of your job search and how to use a social network to help land a job.

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