There are so many ways to grow your business.
Direct-sales, advertising, promotions, word-of-mouth, and social media to name a few.
Is your business on social media?
We hope the answer to that question is a resounding, “Yes!”
If you regretfully answered “no” or, “it’s on your to-do list,” here are some tools to help you build your personal brand on social media.
Also, here are some ideas of what to post on each platform.
Once you’ve created your presence on social media you might be wondering, “can I actually use these free platforms to grow my business?”
And the answer to that question is…. Yes!
Let’s explore this idea together.
How to use social media grow your business?
One way to do this is through employee advocacy. This is described as the promotion of your organization or brand by your staff. You can utilize your companies’ employees, investors, and partners to build your companies’ brand through various social networks.
This could be as simple as employees posting a team photo on Instagram and captioning it “Thanks [insert Employer name], our team enjoy our team outing at the Giants game!”
While this is organic and it promotes your company culture, this isn’t exactly the kind of employee advocacy that we’re talking about.
What we’re talking about is unleashing The Secret Marketing Weapon Every Company Has, But isn’t Using!
Who should leverage employee advocacy?
Companies that are challenged by tight margins, not enough time, and constricted resources (budget, headcount, knowledge).
If you always fall short on is time, save time by following these steps to Cut Time Out of Your Social Media Strategy.
We are here to tell you that you can grow your business through social media.
We’ve already outlined how you can do this if your company has fewer than 100 employees. Check out those details here, Employee Advocacy for Less than 100 Employees.
We get it — Growing pains hurt
Growing your business is difficult.
Growing your business using social media doesn’t have to be difficult.
Luckily we’ve boiled down the most useful social media terminology that you need to know in this blog post, Most Useful Social Media Terminology.
And trust on this, growing your business is easier when you make technology work for you.
Work smarter, not harder
If you think this is too good to be true, think again.
MarketBeam is a social amplification platform that creates everlasting marketing impact for brands.
Check out an interview with our founder, Pushpa Ithal, that was featured in the American Marketing Association’s newsletter. Pushpa highlights how MarketBeam is different from other digital marketing and social engagement measurement tools.
Let’s unleash the power of your network.