Below is a link to a great article on creating your own LinkedIn Group by Social Media Examiner. The only thing I disagree with in this article is that I believe that you should keep your groups closed and exclusive rather than open as there is no reason for people to join an open group. Other than that there is lots of great information in the article so I wanted to share it.
I just created a new LinkedIn Group called: Use Social Media Marketing to Grow Your Business and I’d love to invite you to join it on LinkedIn.
How to Build a Thriving LinkedIn Group | by Social Media Examiner
LinkedIn Group managers: Follow these best practices to create the LinkedIn group your market turns to and use this to build your business.
Click here to view this article: http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/how-to-build-a-thriving-linkedin-group/