Social Media is quickly becoming the most time intensive activity on the web. People now spend more time using social media then emailing. Here is just a quick overview of some of the more popular social media networks and ones we would recommend having your business involved in.
Facebook: You might think that Facebook is just for keeping tabs on your friends and social events but many businesses are now using it as a effective marketing tool. Companies now use it to market products and stay in touch with their customers. Did you know that Facebook beat Google in the amount of visitors per day? Facebook has more than 500 million active users and 50% of active users log into Facebook each day.
Twitter: connects businesses to their customers in realtime. Twitter can be used to quickly share information with people who are interested in their products and services. It gathers real-time marketing intelligence and feedback while building relationships with customers, partners and influential people. Currently Twitter has over 175 million registered users, plus more than 300,000 new users sign up each day.
LinkedIn: is the world’s largest professional network with over 80 million members and is rapidly growing. LinkedIn connects you to your trusted contacts and helps you exchange ideas and opportunities with other professionals. There are more than 70 million users worldwide. 80% of companies use LinkedIn as a recruitment tool. Executives from all Fortune 500 companies are on LinkedIn.
YouTube: isn’t just for watching music videos or funny videos. You can use it to demonstrate your expertise, share knowledge, market your products/services and connect with your customers, colleagues and potential clients. In 2006 Google purchased YouTube for $1.65 billion. YouTube receives more than 2 billion viewers per day. Every minute, 24 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube.
Blogging: Business blogs are a great resource to extend your companies web presence. By incorporating a blog in your site, you will give your customers a reason to return repeatedly to your site so they can get all your latest updates. 77% of Internet users read blogs. Corporate blogging accounts for 14% of blogs.
Where does your company rank? HAVE1.COM can help with all your social media needs. We can create and maintain Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, profiles and pages as well as set up marketing campaigns to accommodate your budget. Campaigns assess each businesses goals and we help create a marketing plan to achieve them. We specialize in creating, editing and promoting videos for YouTube or for your website. Blogs can be set up and customized to your company branding. Either you or your staff will be able to update and post to your blog as often as you like.Contact us for more info today…
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