Social Media Is Important For Small Businesses

Small businesses are starting to join social media by creating blogs, accounts for Twitter and Facebook, and the like. Still not convinced you should do the same for your business? Here are four reasons why you should begin marketing online.

1. Your target audience uses social media

Almost everyone has some form of a social media account whether they use Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc. Promoting your business online reaches a wider range of an audience and brings in customers that you might not have had before.

2. Your competitors are probably using social media

People in the same business as you most likely already have an online presence, so be sure to level out the playing field. If they don’t, you will have the upper hand because you will be advertising to more people and have a better chance of getting new customers.

3. It will give you more credibility

Customers will appreciate being able to see a website, reviews of your business, and practically any content from your business online. It makes you a more trusted source when they can do some research on you.

4. People will recognize your business more

If someone sees your business online they will recognize your brand, which is especially useful if they see your business in person. They will remember your social media presence and will be more likely to do business with you over another company they have never heard of.

So get out there and start advertising your business with the help of social media!

Be sure to contact Mark at Tannen & Associates for all of your Merchant Card Services and POS System needs at (408)888-9663 or markt@tannen.com.

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