Social media is changing every day. What something was us to be a few simple features on social platforms has transformed into more features tan users can even keep up with.
It is important to understand that Social Media is still evolving and the way that is leveraged it should also be evolving.
5 Social Media Tips to Grow Your Business Fast
Goals Drive Your Actions
Everything you do needs to be led by GOALS. You need to determine your objective first and create your strategy second. Sounds very easy but there are many entrepreneurs that forget to plan their attack.
For example, if you want to go on a road trip, your plan your trip with your destination in mind. You get directions and plan your stops along the way and your staying focused on your destination.
Today as your prepare social media content, ask yourself if what you are posting out there support the goal you are trying to reach.
If not, then adjust and try again.
Recycle your Content
Biggest mistake that that people are not utilizing content they have already created. If you have a blog podcast turn that into a blog post. If you have 10 blog posts post 2 of them each week for 5 weeks. So you just gave yourself 5 weeks of quick content.
If you have a video, post it few times or cut it down into small videos for social teasers.
Always use the newest feature
If you want to get the highest reach, always use the newest rolled out features. The social networks favor their newest features and they’ll show them to more people.
Instagram Stories are great example, the people who used those first saw the highest reach! There just wasn’t much competition giving them a huge edge over their competitors.
But if you want to get a competitive advantage, you’ll dive into the newest features as soon as they become available!
Questions and Comment
Talk to your people. Talk to your fans. Ask them questions. Get to know them. Comment back to them.
They want to engage. They are looking for opportunities to interact with the people and brands they like.
One of the greatest tips you can use it to talk WITH your audience, not AT them. There’s a difference.
Learn from someone who is already done it
No matter where you are in your marketing, social media, or even business. There’s someone who has been where you are. There’s someone who’s jumped the hurdle you’re having now. There’s someone who did the work, who has the experience, and who already has the answers you need.
Always be on the lookout for someone you can knowledge jack to help you get to your next level.
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