Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and blogging are inexpensive ways for small businesses to market themselves without the large costs traditionally associated with advertising.
Enter websites, blogs and social media. The advent of social media and blogging presented small businesses with an enormous opportunity to connect with their customers on the internet. Social media took it one step further and allowed businesses to actually have conversations
"and build relationships with their customers online."
Social media, when managed properly is a powerful tool that small businesses can use to their advantage. Below are 5 tips that small businesses should keep in mind when marketing on a social media platform like Facebook, Twitter or Google+.
If you’re a small business and you haven’t yet embraced this method of advertising and communicating with your customers, you’re missing out. Take the time to develop a social media strategy and seek help if you don’t know where to start or you just don’t have the time or interest to keep up with this crucial form of communication. It’s one of the most cost-effective and useful forms of advertising that exists and each day you don’t take part, you’re missing out on your opportunity to connect with your customers.