Facebook and Twitter: Influence on purchasing decisions

Most people use Facebook and Twitter as a form of communicating with each other, but we seem to forget that they offer so much more. These two social media sites are powerful tools and have a huge influence on our purchasing decisions – be at cars, food, consumer electronics and even holidays.

A recent report from Total Telecom has learned that Nielsen Co., an online researcher has been urging businesses use social networking much more that they are now – unless they do so they are missing out on a huge market.

Social media is the hottest thing on the Internet at the moment, so it is now time to for all to embrace it – what better way to get noticed.

Are you a business, how are you embracing Facebook and Twitter?