Still wondering if Social Media is right for you? Let me start with some statistics for you to mull over.
- 53% of Twitter users recommend companies
- 74% of B2B companies use Facebook marketing
- 57% of businesses have got new customers through LinkedIn
- 75% of businesses are now using Social Media Marketing
- B2B Social Media Marketing spending has risen by 67%
- 66% of people following a brand on Twitter will purchase
- 91% of Social Media Marketers see improved traffic to their websites
- 50% of smartphones connect to Facebook on an hourly basis
- 91% of mobile internet access is for Social Media
- Average Facebook user logs in to Facebook for 6.5 hours a month.
- There are 500+ Million “likes” on Facebook everyday
Without a shadow of a doubt, if you are in business then you NEED and MUST HAVE a SOCIAL MEDIA presence; you undoubtedly must MARKET YOUR BUSINESS using SOCIAL MEDIA.
That’s not to say you have to have a LinkedIn Profile and a Facebook Business Page and a Twitter Account and a YouTube Channel and a Pinterest Board straight away ….. The chances are you won’t need them all, just a combination. It really isn’t a case of one size fits all it very much depends what you do, what your service or product is and a lot is to do with your personality!
I am a Social Media Expert and I can help you decide which platforms you should be using, I can train you how to use them effectively, I can show you how to Market Your Business on Social Media and, if you really do not have the time and wish to outsource your Social Media Marketing, I can work with you and Manage Your Social Media Accounts for you/with you as you as I Am I Am You!
If you are looking for a Social Media Consultant, would like Social Media Training or if you would like someone to do Social Media Management and are based in the Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, Durham or Northumberland areas you should speak to Amanda Dixon of I Am You Ltd. Amanda will show you how to make Social Media work for your business and will show you how to make Social Media Social!