Introduction To social-media Marketing

commentsBlogs can be still be worthwhile for amateur bloggers. A blog designed for the entertainment of your circle of friends and family is still a great way to keep in touch. If the writing is good enough, it may pick up a following beyond that, through word of mouth. Quality still rises to the top amongst in the ocean of trashy content that the internet can, with some justification, be described as. Not to be outdone, the venture capital community has been busy as well. It was announced last week that San Francisco-based Twitter received the largest venture capital investment in history when the Russian firm DST Global invested $800 million in the microblogging site.

Another good time to post, is weekday lunchtime (between 12 and 2pm). This will mean your status is shown to people who are viewing facebook from work at lunchtime in addition to college students who are just getting up (most likely with a somewhat tender head! ). In real estate you depend on a certain amount of networking to gain new clients and to become successful. Twitter allows you to connect with a wide range of individuals from all walks of life.

As an agent you could use this ability to share your listings with others, promote yourself and your agency and more importantly meet new potential clients. Webster’s dictionary describes “a person who takes a contrary position or attitude; specifically: an investor who buys shares of stock when most others are selling and sells when others are buying.” The way I see it, you have to make your own path. Once you can engage in http://jingdaily.com/social-media-explosion-gives-brands-a-second-chance-in-china/ contrarian thinking it will create the opportunity for brands.

So what reason is there to use Twitter for your business? Imagine that you’re having a sale or promoting a new product. You’ve done your due diligence with all your standard advertising but you want to reach people instantly. How about being able to reach tens of thousands of people across multiple platforms (PC, Mac, iPhone and Smartphone) in just a few seconds with a short, enticing sales pitch? What could that do for your businesses bottom line?

Become an expert at social media such as video and comments (digitalbuzzblog.com) make it a part of your blog. Your visitors expect to be entertained as well as informed and video http://brandchannel.com/home/post/feed/2013/03/22/This-Week-In-China-032213.aspx?format=ATOM is a great way to do that.

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