Over a billion people use some form of social media on a regular basis. How many ways do you currently have to expose your products or services to over a billion people? The possibilities are endless when it comes to social media. There’s simply no better method of gaining valuable exposure. If you’re smart about your social media practices, you’ll be able to convert your followers into buyers. When your number of potential followers is so large, think about how many conversions that may lead to.
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There is no shortage of agencies, websites and blogs that offer up social media advice, but sometimes it helps to hear it from the mouths of the experts themselves. On Thursday, June 30th, EFactor Curaçao hosted ‘New Trends in Business – Social Media & Apps’, an evening of social media, technology and networking featuring five business professionals who gave inspiring and beneficial talks regarding the subject.
The world of social media is ever evolving. If you want to keep up with the terminology, constant design changes and evolving platforms, you need to make sure that your social media marketing strategies are not at a standstill. This Thursday, on June 30th, EFactor presents ‘New Trends in Business: Social Media & Apps’, at 27 Bar on Caribbean island Curaçao.
Big brands like Nike, Victoria’s Secret, GoPro and Starbucks have been boosting its Instagram fanbase by millions of followers using branded videos. Nike is killing it and has been skyrocketing its Instagram followers from 4 million to a staggering 13.5 million, in a period that lasted less than one year. Fashion and lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret went up from 4.2 million to 11.7 million.Continue reading
The single most important strategy in content marketing today is video. Whether it’s video on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat or Youtube, the content you need to be thinking about creating and marketing on social for your business is video. Period.
Statistics overwhelmingly show that your website is very likely your customers’ first impression of your brand or store. Keeping your site up-to-date and relevant is definitely in your company’s best interest. An upgrade may mean a new site, but in some cases may be just mean fixing up what you already have.
If you are not currently using social media to market your business, there has never been a better time to get started than now. As of today, there are over 1 billion active users on social media which equates to endless opportunities for you to extend your business reach online and get your brand in front of more customers. From what I’ve noticed, figuring out which social network to use is the hardest part for most small business owners (myself included!).
Social media, such as Facebook, Instagram or LinkedIn, are some of the least expensive, yet so often mis-used ways companies can use to increase their sales. Due to the fact that just about anyone can open, for example, a Facebook page, and start posting, the barrier to start using social media is just about non existent.
Social media marketing got you in a tizzy? Don’t fret …because you are not alone. Thanks to changes in the technology landscape, the introduction of various web based applications has most definitely made things a tad bit easier for us all.
I remember talking to a business owner not more than 2 years ago and he was adamant on the fact that ‘this whole Facebook thing will be gone in 5 years’. A point of clarification, when my client said ‘Facebook thing’, he was actually referring to all of social media.