This week in social media news…a roundup of some articles you will surely want to pay attention to. I understand that you are very busy which is why I’m ere…to walk along side you and give a hand were needed.
5 Ways to Increase Your Facebook Engagement
5 Tools to Create Images for Pinterest
Women Prefer Pinterest, Young Adults Choose Instagram [STUDY]
5 Common Marketing Mistakes
Who is Using Social Media Now?
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Are you doing cartwheels over your Facebook engagement? Probably not and you aren’t alone. If you are totally over posting what you think is great content only to feel that you and your cat are the only two reading your updates then study this post by the fabulous Mari Smith, the Facebook go to person.
I recently read that we are moving from social media to visual media. Personally, I think it’s all social. However the point is that Pinterest is one of the TOP platforms that people use to connect. Are you pinning and if so what’s your strategy? This is a great article that gives some simple tools that will allow you to create images. Happy pinning!
I recently met with someone interested in getting a better understanding of social media. “Why should I be on social media?” Short answer…because your target market is there. The next question, “should I use Instagram?” Absolutely but more importantly, it’s important to be where your audience is and according to this study, if your market to women, you better be on Pinterest and if you market to young adults, they want to connect with you on Instagram. I say do both!
So many entrepreneurs try to build a successful business and they would success if they weren’t making some simply marketing mistakes. This article simply outlines some of the major violations such as not having a clear understanding of who they are serving. If you’re not clear on that, everything else is a crap shot.
Times have changed! Two years ago, there were many businesses that weren’t on social media. Some of those same businesses have seen the benefit and have embraced social media. Yet, I meet business owners weekly who aren’t anywhere on social media. They don’t have a Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Linkedin account and really have no idea why they should. Chances are you know someone like this. So who is using social media now? Time to find out.
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