Get on social media accounts by all means. If you cannot join run social media accounts individually then outsource it to experts to manage them on your behalf. Have you ever wondered why your friends, companies and celebrities are on social media?
Everyone you text may already be on at least one social media platform.The politicians, individuals and organizations have embraced social media. Social media is something you can no longer ignore.
Commonly used social media accounts in Uganda are Facebook, Twitter,Whatsapp, Instagram, scribd, YouTube, and google plus. Logically every brand or entrepreneur is struggling to have a strong social media presence.
There is an increase in the number of Mobile devices that are fueling social media’s mass adoption. Even my boda boda guy is on social media. This segment of Ugandans is often ignored by online advertisers but it has more than doubled because of the sports betting industry.
All age groups are using social media today which proves it’s huge untapped potential .Recently a writer was sharing how they sold 400 books through Facebook. There are diverse ways in which businesses can tap the power of social media to double sales.[related_posts]
Social media has grown beyond just social networking to a platform for career growth and business networking. Social media has made communication easier between businesses and their clientele. The more you communicate, the more you learn and continue using the social media better. Anyone can Conduct market research to on these platforms.
Social media offers the platforms for personal advice and development. There are many professional sites with content that may change your life forever. Some post content on farming, law, food, security and family issues. There are a number of benefits of getting involved with social media, provided it is properly.
Companies are reaping big from social media. The Negative and positive feedback from current and prospective clients about a company online creates a valuable opportunity to utilize other than waiting in for few brave customers to walk to in office to give feedback in a controlled environment. Customers online can easily pour out their grievances because it’s not a controlled environment as there is room for anonymous comments.
Social media reduces operating costs to some companies. Social media presents no or low running costs for individuals and companies. Free to join and operate and it’s usually takes less than 30 minutes to sign up most social media accounts. The only investment a company will require is an advertising budget if need be, a computer, and internet resources.
Social media is now a credible news source. Social media accounts like Facebook and twitter have become quotable news sources to major media houses. In fact we are seeing a trend of interest in social media accounts cutting across radio, TV and newspaper news gathering agencies. Celebrities are also releasing press statements online.
People have dozens of media choices, so it’s tougher to find them now that people have less time than ever before. It offers an opportunity to send out any information at any time to massive audiences. It is in fact so far the best place for breaking stories. It can also be a link to company website or blog.
Social media can Increase reach in terms of awareness about celebrities, company activities and products. Connecting company websites with social media accounts works magic.
Social media is an invaluable research tool. It is a place to evaluate new and old policies of an organization or individuals .social media tends to have immediate responses. Customer loyalty will grow as the company is accessible both online and offline.
It’s a sense of belonging they want to hold that they will always desire to keep forever. Social media is Search Engine optimization (S.E.O) booster. This will help in favourable ranking with search engines. This makes individual or companies easily picked by search engines like Google.