A common question that comes up is “why should I use social media?” And to that we’ve replied with this quick overview of some major social media statistics:
More than 50% of the US is using social media
That’s right, 1 in 2 people you come across is on some form of social media. The most popular being Facebook and Twitter.
Facebook adds 500,000 new users very day
That comes out to about 6 new Facebook profiles created every second. If you play your cards right, you can capture the attention of these new users!
42% of marketers say that Facebook is critical to business
According to hubspot.com (one of the major leaders in marketing research and statistics) their research shows that marketers agree Facebook is important for business.
Social media leads have a higher close rate
Again, according to HubSpot’s research, social media has a 100% higher lead-to-close rate than other forms of outbound marketing.
80% of social network users prefer to connect to brands through Facebook
There’s no denying that Facebook has a major influence on sales and lead generation for small, medium and large businesses today.
THE FIRST LAW OF MARKETING
Your financial success is directly proportional to the
amount of attention you can attract.
Whether your a roofer, a dentist, a lawyer, restaurant, pet shop, florist or anything in between, social media is one of the most effective ways of getting your name and your brand in front of thousands of people, and with speed.
So start on one of our free accounts and manage your social media! If you want us to do the work for you, give us a call and we’ll be happy to discuss how we can help!