There are soooo many resources and educational sources available on the Internet today. One extremely consistent source I like, trust, and use is HubSpot. They provide a massive amount of educational materials, support tools, and detailed tutorials for those diving into the social media abyss for business.
These are just some of the Free eBooks I have discovered from my LinkedIN Social Media Group (455,000 members) that are available for download. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIN, Google+, and more.
1. THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL LEAD MANAGEMENT
How will you take social media to the next level? This ebook will help you take your business’s presence on social media above and beyond what you are doing now. This is for businesses that already have a social media presence and want to take it to the next level.
2. HOW TO MASTER FACEBOOK MARKETING IN 10 DAYS
Learn how to quickly build a faithful following on Facebook with HubSpot’s ebook. An introductory guide to help you quickly engage and grow your presence on Facebook.
3. GUIDE TO NEW FACEBOOK BUSINESS TIMELINE PAGES
Facebook’s business pages look nothing like they used to! How do you make sure your presence is optimized for this change? For businesses that need help insuring their Facebook pages are getting the most out of new timelines.
4. HOW TO ATTRACT NEW CUSTOMERS USING FACEBOOK
Prove the ROI of your Facebook presence. Start attracting customers now! This is for businesses that want to learn how to increase customer acquisition from their current Facebook presence.
5. HOW TO ATTRACT CUSTOMERS WITH TWITTER
Twitter has a huge customer acquisition potential. Learn how you can take advantage of this and start seeing the ROI of your Twitter presence! This ebook will help businesses that may or may not yet have a Twitter presence that want to improve customer acquisition.
6. HOW TO USE PINTEREST FOR BUSINESS
Visual content performs better than text, and Pinterest is home to tons of awesome visual content! Learn how to use it to your advantage. This ebook will explain how Pinterest works, why it is effective, and how you can begin to use it for lead generation and an increase in sales.
7. HOW TO USE GOOGLE + FOR BUSINESS
Google+ is growing, are you using it to its fullest potential? Learn how you can benefit from Google+ in HubSpot’s in depth ebook on the latest social network. Who is this ebook for? This ebook is an introductory guide to Google+ and is great for anyone who wants to start or improve their Google+ presence.
8. SIX WAYS TO GENERATE LEADS WITH GOOGLE+
This intermediate guide to Google+ will help your business generate more leads that could turn into sales. If you already have a Google+ presence but aren’t having much success with it, this ebook is for you!
9. LEARNING LINKEDIN FROM THE EXPERTS
Written by five LinkedIn experts, this ebook will help you build and grow your LinkedIn presence as well as how to best use LinkedIn to achieve your marketing goals. Anyone who is interested in improving their current LinkedIn presence for their business, both beginners and advanced users.
10. HOW TO MONITOR YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE
In order to be effective with internet marketing, you need more than just a website or a blog. Today, using social media to direct traffic to your website and generate new leads is an indispensable part of your marketing mix. In this 34-page eBook, you will learn how to enhance your business’ Internet presence using: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
BONUS 1: THE ESSENTIAL STEP-BY-STEP INTERNET MARKETING GUIDE
Whether you’re just getting started with internet marketing or you want to brush up on the basics, this ebook can serve as your essential guide to setting up and implementing a successful internet marketing strategy, step by step.
BONUS 2: 47 HANDY FACEBOOK STATS AND CHARTS
Facebook is a social media giant used for B2B and B2C companies, and data helps marketers determine the next steps in a campaign.
BONUS 3: HOW TO CREATE INFOGRAPHICS IN POWERPOINT
Infographics are becoming a popular tool that marketers use to capture the attention of their target audiences. You’ve seen them shared on blogs and social media sites — and their visual appeal is indisputable. The only question is, how do you actually make one?
BONUS 4: 101 EFFECTIVE CALLS TO ACTION
“101 Examples of Effective Calls-to-Action” to find out what works and how you can incorporate successful practices in your marketing. These examples will inspire you, foster your creativity and prepare you to create some stellar calls-to-action.