From SocialMotion Media website
Who does not have a social media account these days? Probably only a few. Due to the fact that this is the technological period, everything is surely advanced.
Communication before was done through letters and can be received in a few weeks or months but these days, you can send a mail electronically and it can be sent and received within a few seconds. Photos before are meant to be kept in an album but these days photos are meant to be shared to be liked or loved.
Social media is not just these things mentioned above, but it is the mere fact that applications and different websites can be used in real time. This trending thing has both advantages and disadvantages. But what is important is that it can be very useful especially to those people who have businesses.
First, clients do not like businesses with “fake” social media accounts. Fake does not really mean that it is being used by someone else but it simply means that you have placed that you are active in social media but you never reply to private messages or even in comments. Clients really find this disappointing and frustrating especially if they really want to avail the service or the product. So, you do not really have to put a social media if you do not use it at all.
Second, clients like posts that have actual images on it. When you just put on a text status or post, this is not very attractive to clients. They do not like to read boring statements especially long ones. However, there is always a catch and that is putting a picture that is catchy. Once a picture is there, people will be attracted to it first and of course do not forget to put your caption or description
Lastly, always keep your social media updated. As mentioned a while ago, clients like to see new things and of course they want to be answered if they ask. So, it is very important to keep them updated especially on things that can be related with your business. Once in a while, you have to inform your audience about updates and happenings. There may also be quotes that you and your business can relate and you wish to share this to your clients.
Overall, social media is not just about photos, likes, hearts and shares. This is about a smart way of marketing a business too. Social media usage in businesses is very important because most if not all people are into social media applications. It gives you the potential to sell more and at the same time it helps you show your brand and advocacy. If social media applications are too difficult for you to maintain, then you always have an option of hiring a social media agency. Their team is experts at what they do. They will surely help you become visible in social media.