Google, Facebook, and YouTube are the most visited sites on the web today. Twitter and LinkedIn are not far behind. Social Media has become a key piece of any marketing plan. It is quickly becoming one of the best methods available for reaching new customers and clients.
Social Media shouldn’t (and sometimes can’t) be ignored. Social Media can have a huge impact on your business, even if you make a conscious decision to avoid it. Perform a YouTube search for “United breaks guitars”, and check out this catchy video. Over 11 Million people have viewed this video. This is a classic example of the power of Social Media.
Reasons to Participate in Social Media
Interact with your customers and build relationships with prospects. Provide great customer service and keep your customers coming back. Learn from what your customers and prospects are saying.
Social Media helps you extend your brand. Allow customers and prospects to get to know your company.
Generate Website Traffic
Social Media posts with links back to your website create additional website traffic. Social Media profiles rank high with search engines. Search engines are increasingly indexing social media posts.