MC001: Social Media in Manufacturing [Podcast]

By December 19, 2014 Uncategorized

Welcome to Episode 1 of the MakingChips podcast.  In this first episode, Jim Carr and I discuss how he has used social media in his business.  We explore how you can plan a social media strategy for your manufacturing business.

Should you be on Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter?  Do social media platforms, such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and others matter to the manufacturing industry? We will discuss WHY you should be on social media, WHAT platforms to consider, and HOW to get started.

Topics Discussed in the Show

  • SEO
  • Brand Awareness
  • Thought Leadership
  • Influencing a New Generation
  • Social Media Platforms
  • How often?
  • What is the process?
  • What should you do first?
  • Social Media PPC


  • Brianna Eck says:


    I would love if you guys could do a show specifically for the Twitter platform. I started Social Media accounts for Denezol Tool Co., Inc. in June 2014. We currently have a Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn account. I have found that most of the action comes from my Twitter page. It has been a great way for me to find suppliers, and it has connected me to websites like (if you haven’t heard of it, go check it out!).

    Your show was great! Thank you for sharing!

    Brianna Eck
    Office Manager
    Denezol Tool. Co., Inc.

  • Todd Schuett says:

    Love learning about social media from the king of social media, Jim Carr. Thanks for great info.

Leave a Reply