Many times when I’m asked about social media for brand awareness campaigns, people want to know what is the magic bullet to make it a success. What tricks are out there to make it work? Everyone seems to be looking for short cuts, but to be honest, there aren’t any. No magic push a button and it will work. It’s impossible to force people to join your community and be happy. A successful social media marketing campaign takes time and effort. Not a secret magic trick.
I often hear questions from business executives on why they should use and integrate social media marketing for their business. Traditional marketing methods such as radio, television, print, and news paper advertisements are busy losing momentum by giving smaller returns on investment even though it is still popular for brand awareness campaigns.
In today’s hectic digital lifestyle where most of our busy work schedule depends on the web, it’s time for a new way of thinking and strategy to
Posted by Anton Koekemoer on May 24, 2012 in ORM | 1 comment
In today’s digital market place, it is crucial to reach out to your target audience, and use the most effective ways to do this. All the popular social media marketing channels that exist today provides you with an ideal way to accomplish this. There are thousands of social media channels where people read news and share information with one another. It is also a medium that can be used to create a strong online brand for your business.
With the boom of the social web and user-generated co
Whether people are using social media to stay in touch with family, friends, colleagues, form new business alliances or just to stay in touch with current customers, the explosion of Web 2.0 made this possible. For example, organizations that successfully utilizes social media is using it to grow their business awareness online, understand exactly what their customers want, and to build strategic network relationships in the market place.
Social media has changed how we communicate with each o
Social media have opened up the online floodgates for many businesses. Since the birth of all the social networking channels, it has never been more convenient and easier to communicate in real-time with businesses, groups, organizations, and people from any part of the world. Social media has become a valued space for many where you can connect with your family, friends, and stay up to date with the latest news and information.
If you are a business owner who wants to market in the online unive