Some social sites allows us to share links, photos, videos, comments in our profile page. This option is really very useful to promote our things and links. Social site is the best place where we can find new persons and keep in touch with our friends. If we promote our things in the social sites surely it can be viewed by lot of persons and we will get a good traffic with this kind of shares.
Some sites don't allow us to promote our things with articles and blogs and discussion area. We can promote our things using the profile links. The persons whoever visiting our profile will get curious about the links and banners and click on the link to check about it. By this way we will get a good traffic to our things. Surely this kind of profile sharing option in the social sites is a great feature to promote our things to our friends.
Some persons using status update features for promoting their things. But it is wrong, status update must show our current status and we can use the share option in our profile to promote our things. We can share banners(photos), links, videos in our profile and our social site friends will take a look at our things while checking our profile. Some sites providing credits for profile comments, so other members surely take a look at our profile page and click on the link if they are interested with it. By this way we will get a good traffic to our things. Since paying social sites are the best choice to promote our genuine things.