My name is Luis Sanchez and I am 22 years of age. I am currently living in Tucson, Arizona and attend the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona with a major in Management. I am a sports fanatic, my favorite football team is the Arizona Wildcats and my favorite baseball team is the Arizona Diamondbacks. I currently work at Beacon Group where we create opportunities for people with disabilities.
When a website allows its visitors to create its own account and profile page it sets up the user for good social interaction. Profile pages represent the individual which usually includes information about the user like a bio, photos, and feeds of recent posts and activities. In other words, a profile gives others a direct insight into your life. News feeds allows you to connect with others through information that is updated in real time, thus keeping you updated on what others are up to and what are the most current events and trends around you. Possibly the most important feature in my opinion are friends and followers which allows people to connect with each other and create relationships. Social media has established itself as the most dominate form of social interaction and is no longer viewed as just another trend and businesses have taken in to account how beneficial it has become as a means to sell their product.
Social media has not only created a place for social interaction for individuals but has also created a place for business as well. As more and more people sign up for social media giants like Facebook, businesses have made it a major part of there marketing strategy as they look to secure a place in the digital marketplace. Social media provides businesses with a chance to engage with customers directly and brings the product or service to the user unlike a traditional website which lacks the robust tools that social media brings to the table.
Now a day’s social medias presence has become strong and no matter what you sell using social media as a marketing tool will help your wallet and your brand. Some might still disagree and say that social media is not the most effective way to market but here are three main some reasons why they are:
Social media posts can be used to drive targeted traffic
Using social media can help you interact and build relationships with your clients. Taking part in social media sites like Twitter and Facebook allows you to have interaction with your client base. It allows you to see what products they are into and why? As well as what they are looking at. Getting a closer look at into their daily lives simply by looking at their status updates. This then easily allows you to make adjustments or make judgments on how to improve your product to the needs of the customer.