Here is an article I wrote on the topic of social networking and contracting.  The publication is marketed to the Plumbing and HVAC trade professional/business owner. 

I hope the information is helpful, let me know what you think!

http://contractormag.com/columns/best-practices/ignore-social-media...

If you like what you see, please "Like" my business page.

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Zimmerman-MN/Aune-Plumbing-LLC/716039...

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Eric, the advice you give is right on the mark. Free tips and not always promoting your business is a great way to win friends and future jobs.It is always about the way one communicates.
Help a fellow contractor out by "Like"-ing my business page, I would love to "like" yours!

Thanks - I Like your business page and will watch for good energy efficiency information I can pass on.

http://www.facebook.com/EnergyEfficiencyisCool

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