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Social Media Marketing - Keeping Your Customers Engaged And Informed

Apr 24th 2012 at 8:43 AM


Social media marketing is one of the most effective methods of online advertising. Most business owners need help to develop a good campaign and target the right audience. while staying within their budget. Keep reading to develop better marketing skills.

Avoid using Twitter to post about subjects that are irrelevant to your product or industry. These types of posts will show your followers that you have nothing to say about your products and are viewed as annoying and filler. If you're going to put these quotes, make sure they're original and your own.

Try using Facebook games. Creating a game around your product or service will be a fun way to introduce it to a large audience. A lot of popular brands have created some successful Facebook games that have become viral phenomenons. A secondary choice would be to hire a third-party designer to handle the game professionally, but only if you can manage to afford the costs.

Decide if a relationship with your customers is what you want. For building up sales, keep bells and whistles to a minimum, and use social media for advertisements. If you wish to have a conversation with your customers to get on their level, try starting by saying hello. At that point you'll find that your customers show you want they want from you, you just have to give it to them!

Link social media with printed advertising. For instance, you can put your Facebook name on your printed advertising and post digital versions of your printed advertising on Flickr. Show your print campaigns online to finish the cross-promotion!

Look at the current social media pages and accounts for your competition and figure out what they're doing right, then do it yourself. Look at things like the updates they share or the kind of feedback they provide for customers. How do they set up their page? Don't be shy about modeling your own pages after these highly successful ones, but remember to also strive to include a bit of originality to set your pages apart from the rest.

Use your social media marketing to create more user-friendly storefronts. Your main website is the most important, of course, but it is possible to set up a Facebook store that can be visited from any post on your account. Many Facebook users prefer to remain on the site while browsing, so this option allows them to see and even purchase your products without leaving Facebook. In this, you can get sales from customers that would rather stay on Facebook than leave it for your dedicated eCommerce website.

You have been given several good marketing tips that you can use now to better your marketing efforts. Keep in mind that social media marketing can boost your visibility, leading to more purchases, a better reputation, and bigger annual profits.

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Jan 16th 2016 at 4:17 PM by cinmacmovers
   
Oct 22nd 2013 at 3:39 AM by marty
thx for sharing
   

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