As an entrepreneur or small business owner, one of the biggest challenges that lies between the failure or successful launch of an endeavour is the marketing plan or strategy used for the promotion of your business. Having a unique and saleable idea is key, but just as important is getting it out there where people […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Love it or hate it, Twitter has become the new “word of mouth” and has given customers a whole new level of power. Simply by posting a comment on Twitter, customer opinion can now reach thousands (if not hundreds of thousands) of people in the space of minutes. Unfortunately, if that comment is negative, the more […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Social media has become increasingly mainstream with more and more Internet users now turning to it for everything including staying in touch with friends, sharing favorite products and services, disseminating information etc. Consequently, social media marketing has practically exploded overnight. When social media marketing first emerged on the scene, it was largely viewed as a way to […]
The marketing strategy you employ on social media sites depends on a lot of factors – the most important of which is undoubtedly your target demographic. For example, the social media strategy used by a sports company like Adidas, which caters mostly to the younger crowd, will be vastly different from that of a premium […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
If you own a business, you need to have a presence on social media. But beyond that very vague statement, what steps should you actually be taking to make it happen? Here’s where having a thoroughly thought-out, perfectly planned content strategy can really come to your aid. Here are 10 steps to follow when […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Social media is more than just a buzzword. There are opportunities and measurable results that it offers that can be extremely beneficial to companies of all sizes. While Facebook and Twitter may be included it’s more than that. Many times people get so caught up in tools that little time is collaborating and strategizing about […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
It is almost unquestionable that one of the best tools available to today’s entrepreneur is social media. Sites like Twitter and Facebook enable business owners to cultivate instantaneous connections with their customer bases all day, every day. Because you have such a powerful tool at your disposal, you should be sure to use it wisely. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Quality content is vital to the success of any social marketing campaign. Even more critical is the ability to develop shareworthy content. The more shareworthy your content, the more exposure your brand will receive. Regardless of how well written a piece of content might be, if it is not optimized specifically for social media, then […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.
Showcasing the human side of your business on social media pays. It creates new leads, builds trust and that is why businesses do it. In fact, at a basic level it is simply an extension of the idea that content has to be created primarily for a human audience and then for the search engines. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.