Using Social Media and Social Networks as Online Marketing Tools

May 9th, 2011
marketing tool

Some free online marketing tools like blogs, PPC, monthly e-mails and social networking are now in most use by businesses to promote their brands and services as a major part in their marketing strategy.

There are many Online Internet Marketing tools available on internet for social media purposes. Social media applications such as Twitter and Facebook are the two major applications which have made very easy to connect with a large number of people.

dreamstimeMany businesses are using Facebook pages, Twitter accounts and other major social media to connect with the consumers directly they are targeting. To get started with it on Facebook, you can upload and manage a Facebook page. Users can post anything to Facebook pages if the privacy settings are not restricted. They are the most powerful way to connect directly with consumers. It directly updates the posts of your company regarding the products and services and it will appear directly on the consumers News Feed which means you don’t need to spend money on costly campaigns to reach them.

On the other hand, marketing on social media sites also has little risks. Suppose you say some wrong thing than you will never able to escape from the consequences following through videos, blog posts and jokes. Some more tips which can be done for Facebook marketing are using photos as new design displays photos prominently, send people to Facebook to know about your page, use of automated social media tools to schedule content and status updates, and many more. On Twitter you can focus on your Twitter bio as it’s a huge deciding factor if somebody decides to follow you or move along to someone else.

So we can say Social Networking websites are becoming more and more popular which are initially used as social utilities that enables people to connect with other people.

Image Credit: goo.gl/xTfhuKgoo.gl/omkoqBgoo.gl/MjV3ep

Share on Facebook0Tweet about this on Twitter

Related Blogs