Gather and hi5

Posted by admin | Uncategorized | Monday 28 June 2010 2:16 pm

One of the most popular social networking websites that is available online right now is Gather.com. It’s headquartered in Boston, Massachussets and is home to around 465,000 registered members. Like most social networking sites, it is free to join. It is a massive community of people who are able to share links, photos, thoughts, and messages with each other. Each user gets a registered sub-domain to themselves.

hi5 is another social networking site, one of the most popular in the world. It has never really caught on in the United States, but it is very popular internationally, with over 80,000,000 users worldwide. The site is particularly popular in Latin America.

Each of these sites could be a vital tool to someone looking to improve their reputation management.

Viadeo Proves Social Networking Is Effective For Professional Networking

Posted by admin | Uncategorized | Wednesday 16 June 2010 10:28 am

Viadeo is a professional social networking site that  is used in over 200 countries around the world and recent survey results have shown just how effective it has proven to be for professionals with 40% of people even securing job interviews thanks to social networks like Viadeo.

Viadeo is an extremely large social network and it is widely used by professionals and businesses from virtually every continent. It enables users to set up a profile, network with existing and potentially new contacts, and it allows individuals to search for new employment. Recruiters are also finding it an extremely powerful way to search for the best candidates to fill high profile jobs.

The social networking site can even lay claim to being the broadest reching professional social networking site boasting claims that it is used in 226 countries, five continents, and 322 industries. CEO and co-founder of Viadeo, Dan Serfaty said that more than 70% of its members are senior or middle level management making it an equally appealing destination for recruitment agencies and head hunters too. What’s more, they have the figures to back it up following an extensive survey of their users.

In the UK, 1 in 4 recruiters claim to have used Viadeo to find and recruit candidates for at least one position so if you’re looking for a high profile career then you should seriously consider registering with Viadeo.

Over 80% of business executives said that they used the site in order to develop their own business showing the worth and potential that the site has for professionals, job seekers, and just about anybody in professional industries.