Facebook ‘likes’ is already the rage of this new year – having had a massive media coverage on the the air towards the end of 2010. With the look of things, Facebook Likes have come to stay. It is important to work towards raising your Facebook Likes in this new year.

Facebook “Likes” is increasingly becoming important in businesses. What is Facebook “likes”? This is just a score which people can view and share among themselves, making it possible for viral marketing of a particular service or product to take place.

Also, Facebook “Likes” have become officially very essential to search engine results. It is also being rumored that “likes” are becoming recognized as a kind of backlink, and may have a drastic effect on the search engine ranking of a business.

Here are tips on how to increase your Facebook Likes;

  • Send out invitations: this is about the number one effective method of getting more people to ‘like’ your page. It is free to use this method. One way you can invite people is to include details regarding your Facebook fan page in your email signature. You can also use your mailing list to invite people to like your page.
  • Leverage online opportunities; connect your blog or website to your Facebook “like” page. Visitors to your blog or website can also view your fan page feed using Facebook plug-in. Ensure that you make it easy for people to locate your page.

Comprehensive tips on how to get more people to “Like” your page is available in video form.

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Jeff Matthews is a freelance writer who writes about Internet marketing ideas To know about this subject and Jeff please visit http://www.aceinternetmarketing.ie