Posted by Jarrett Horne on July 21, 2016
Unleash the power of social media to drive awareness, engagement and revenue for your business. Over 2 billion users are active on social media, so we have put together some tips to make social selling and marketing a fun and effective opportunity to grow your business.
1. Facebook is still the most important network
Over 1.5 billion active users, means Facebook is by far the most powerful social network. From there, we recommend Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and if you are feeling outgoing, Snapchat.
2. Tell a story to humanize your business
Whether your business is a longtime passion, life event or series of events, your network will find your story interesting, relatable and ultimately feel more connected.
3. Create branded and visually engaging content
The web is becoming more and more visual every day. This means less and less text. Make sure your photos have your brand’s logo and convey a message without having to read a description.
4. Follow top accounts to learn from the best
Richard Branson, Zig Ziglar, Entrepreneur, Taylor Swift and of course your corporate account.
5. Network differently
Introduce and ask for introductions. Seek and give advice. React, comment, like, tag, hashtag and re-share content. These actions increase your social visibility, add value and will incline connections to do business with you.
6. Find what’s trending
Search Google for “google hot trends.” Tie the trend to your business or a positive personal interest.
7. 10 minutes 3 times a day
Morning, lunch and evening.