can linkedin be used for site promotion as we use facebook?

Of course.

Yeah obviously. Linkedinn is one of the best sites to use as a Socail media platform.

LinkedIn advertising is quite useful for reaching targeted audiences i.e. by job title. Can't say yet if the adverts get noticed or if other LinkedIn users actually click the ads or not.

I personaly think that this is more powerful for the promition of your sute as comapred to facebook

Ya of course, linkdin is the best platform for site promotion.

willson1 and vkmigrate, care to support those statements? How is LinkedIn 'more powerful than Facebook' or 'the best platform' when it comes to site promotion. It's another avenue for promotion, no doubt about that, but a better bet than Facebook when FB has such a huge userbase and such market momentum? That's a big claim to make without any attempt to justify it...

inkedIn is a directory of professionals and companies. Individuals and companies use LinkedIn for networking, job searching, hiring, company research, and connecting with affiliates, including alumni, industry, and a variety of other business related groups.
It's quick and easy to get started using LinkedIn. You'll need to sign up for LinkedIn and create a Linkedin profile. Then you'll be able to start using LinkedIn to connect, to network, and to job search and boost your career. Here's how to use LinkedIn.

Linkedin is a business network you can join it if you want to increase your business.

yes, you can use Linkedin for your site promotion because it has a number of professional connections on it so it will positively help you in getting your desired audience.

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Yes, We can use both linkdin and facebook.......

All social sites can produce traffic for you, they have great portfollow of returning customers.It totally depends on you how you use these sites, how much time you are going to give the to the site and more importantly how you are keeping in touch of your audience in your touch.