What I’ve always said is that you should be using Social Media to lure all those people reading your Facebook and other pages back to you website to subscribe to your newsletter or email notifications about sales and launches.
Facebook doesn’t allow you ownership of the data collected.
How To Get A Database From Your Facebook Business Page
What’s the point of spending all the time on Facebook, if it does not give you a business benefit at the end of it?
You may as well just put an ad in the Yellow Pages ! (LOL)
Over the next couple of months, Facebook is going to be slowly rolling out a new feature called “Facebook Graph Search”. This search feature will add a dynamic new element to the social media giant’s repertoire and will change the way people and businesses use Facebook moving forward. In this Social Media Training tip we’ll go over Facebook Graph Searching and what its introduction will mean for you and your small business.Social Media Training tip we’ll go over Facebook Graph Searching and what its introduction will mean for you and your small business.
What is Facebook Graph Search?
Currently, most people use Facebook to connect with people they have already met and to like and interact with businesses that they already know. As a result, Facebook’s search engine has been pretty limited in functionality; while there are some advanced search options available, most searches are by name (of both people and businesses), giving users the opportunity to find people or businesses that they are looking for.
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- ↬ How to Use Facebook for Business – Social Media Marketing Made …
Could Facebook Revolutionize Your Business? Tips From The New Book: Ramon Ray
I’ve known Ramon Ray for perhaps the last decade, at the helm of his organization SmallBizTechnology in New York. If there’s a single word that describes Ramon, it is “marketing.”
I’ve been excited since last Summer to see Ramon’s book emerge. He wrote it, of course, during a season that had Facebook news running all over the map—a botched IPO, privacy quandaries, and a hotbed of new opportunities, questions, and even the occasional risk.
Ramon Ray talks about Facebook, tech products, and the value of having a can-do attitude at SXSW 2012:
What does Ramon think Facebook could do for your business?ᔥ Could Facebook Revolutionize Your Business? Tips From The New Book … – Forbes
- ↬ Targeting Buyer Personas on Facebook – Business 2 Community
- ↬ 8 Successful Tips for Facebook Marketing – Business 2 Community
- ↬ Facebook’s Graph Search Embraces SoLoMo – Business 2 Community
Your focus should be to get people reading your Social Media pages to connect back to your website where you can market to them and make sales online or capture their email address.
This quick video shows the reverse strategy, namely, getting lots of likes on your Facebook page, something that is becoming more important in terms of getting prevalence in Facebook searches, (see the articles above).
Review your social media network, as you would a database & understand WHO is in your network http://t.co/taBgeDHrA9
— milkshakefactor (milkshake-factory) (@milkshakefactor) Fri Mar 1 2013
Well, that is quite simple really!
What should you do now?
- Think about how you use Social Media to generate more business.
- Are you building an email database.
- Want some help or ideas? Just contact us at Hotpink Websites now.
It is the fruit that makes the tree bow low.
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