Some businesses seem to forget about social media or think it’s not really a necessity for their business, however without social media how else could you promote your company for practically free?
It’s quite easy to hand out leaflets, pay for advertisement but how many people will actually notice and will it even be seen by most of the public? You could be wasting a lot of money.
The answer is social media – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram (and many more), are all free websites to use. Why wouldn’t you use them? Millions of people across the world all have an account on either of these useful sites, publishing your products and promoting your business is more likely to be seen and took more notice. Some people are afraid to start using social media as they don’t have much experience with social networking sites, but they are so much simpler than you think. You can ask people for help, search for instructions on how to use them, or simply work it out for yourself as it’s pretty easy
Twitter, Facebook and Instagram is brilliant for businesses such as clothing/make-up/jewellery/artists as you can
continuously publish photos/videos of your work, which you can choose to be seen globally or just buy your friends/followers online. Also customers can see more of the real you which will create trust, know you’re reliable and genuine. Any type of business can and should be on a social media site. The internet is such a daily used tool nowadays that your business will definitely been seen.