Top 5 reasons why businesses should use Facebook

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1 Number It’s everywhere 400 million users and counting

It’s mushrooming on smartphones 100 million *Source Buzzbox April 2010 users monthly and growing* over 100 languages #1 site in 100 out of 127 countries Open Graph Facebook Connect is a killer app. it’s everywhere

2 Number it’s powerful 5 billion pieces of content shared weekly (or 8,000/second)

It’s powerful make your home page a Facebook Fan Page create an eCommerce interface incubate ideas, join conversations it is putting the “social” into social search

3 Number it’s easy to use and more uses are being developed daily

It’s easy to use fastest growing segment is > 55 years old* 400 million users 0 guide even politicians use it! * Inside for 2009 target audiences are easy to reach

4 Number a unique cocktail of personal & business that’s why Facebook has taken off

That’s life! opportunity to get real feedback new ways to engage your clientele that’s what your future employees expect cocktail of personal & business

5 Number it’s meaningful you are as strong as the quality of your network

It’s meaningful reconnecting with old friends is exhilarating, admit it! ⅓ of Groups are now professional communities are our lifeblood it’s an unavoidable part of your eReputation. If you are still trying to find excuses why not to go on Facebook… drop it! Facebook will last… maybe not forever, but then what does?