PARIS, June 2 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results of the French Open on Thursday, day 12 of the clay-court Grand Slam (prefix number denotes seeding):

Men's singles quarterfinals

1-Novak Djokovic, Serbia, bt 7-Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, 6-3, 7-5, 6-3

13-Dominic Thiem, Austria, bt 12-David Goffin, Belgium, 4-6, 7-6 (7), 6-4, 6-1

Playing later on Thursday

Women's singles quarterfinals

1-Serena Williams, United States, vs Yulia Putintseva, Kazakhstan

Kiki Bertens, Netherlands, vs 8-Timea Bacsinszky, Switzerland



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Social Networking

Social marketing is a powerful band marketing technique. Some bands only use one or two forms of social marketing but your band should make use of as many social networking sites as possible.

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YouTube is a form of social networking that bands should use more as part of their band marketing strategy. YouTube videos have the potential to quickly go viral and get thousands of views across the Internet. Make sure your videos are of high quality and contain unique content. It is also important to select the right keywords for your video title in order to maximise its standings in the YouTube search. Take a look at some popular music videos on YouTube to get some ideas.

Your Own Website

Your central band marketing strategy should be your band website. On your website you can integrate all forms of social networking together. You have complete control over your own website and can communicate your own unique message. You do not have to stick to the generic templates put in place by other social networking sites.

It is important that you have a clearly visible email newsletter sign-up box in the sidebar of your website. Also include an audio player Wholesale Lions Jerseys , photos, blog posts, news updates, a calender and an online store.

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