How many times have you heard a small business owner say they are avoiding Facebook? Or maybe you've heard, we haven't started using facebook for business yet because we don't think it fits with our target audience. I won't lie, that might be true. I would be willing to bet though, that in most cases, it'n not really.
I think in most cases, the small business executive or manager just hasn't spent time to learn the platform. I won't go on and on about why that's a bad move for most businesses. Instead, I would like to focus on the fact that Facebook, social media marketing, and web communications are real, and here to stay. Join the prosperity or take a seat on the sideline and watch the participants prosper.
Zuckerberg as Time Magazine's 2010 Person of the Year
Maybe it was a slow year for very influential and profound people. Or, maybe Mark Zuckerberg has truly created something that changes the way we communicate, and connect with people/businesses/non-profits online.
With his selection as 2010 person of the year, I really hope that the remaining doubters about social media and it's longevity will finally change their tune.
Need Help Getting Started? Stop Waiting And Contact Us!
I'm sure you probably have a son or daughter that is addicted to facebook and they've promised to help you get a business page up and running. Guess what! It will probably go as well as when your nephew setup that website for you 5 years ago that was full of grammatical errors and animated gifs!
You wouldn't let your high school aged child design your storefront or office's facade because it probably wouldn't represent your business very well. It won't online either.
Contact us for a brief conversation on what we can do to get you rolling with social media and a strategy to make it work for your business or non-profit.