Most Small Businesses Experimenting with Social Media

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Value-oriented businesses are big users of social media sites such as blogs, Facebook and Twitter, according to a new report from AMI-Partners. But many companies are unsure of how to use the sites to grow their businesses.

A new report has found that nearly 70 percent of U.S. SMBs use social media, including Facebook, MySpace, blogs, YouTube and Twitter.

Research firm Access Markets International (AMI) Partners published the report on how U.S. small to medium-size businesses are using social media and what their usage tells us about how IT marketers should use social media to target SMBs.