Mar 18, 2016
For many businesses, it has been difficult to really get a strong following on social media. It can be tough to consistently get strong engagement from customers and fans on Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media platform. It can be hard for marketeers to guess when something will take off or not, but here are some suggestions to help your business better engage followers on social media:Create Something Funny
Making someone laugh is a sure way to get them to share something on their profile or on another friend’s wall or feed. So, look at what is trending in the meme world and different funny videos that are making the rounds on social media, and then go and make your own! By doing this, you will have novel content that is relevant to what is happening in the digital world.
Have a Call to Action
Having great content is one thing, but unless you have a solid call to action, it will be hard to have your content shared with others. Make sure you always invite your followers to share and like your content. Ask questions to have them comment or reply to your posts. Doing these small things will help you to have a great call to action to go along with your awesome content you’ve produced.
Give Them a Reason to Share
Every once and a while it is fun to do some sort of contest. Whether you give away some free product or a trip to Hawaii, people are going to be sure to like, share, retweet or comment to get a shot at that four night trip to Waikiki Beach. And by doing this, you will be able to increase your reach and improve your following on social media.These three things are among the best things that you can do to help improve your business’s social media presence. It can be hard to get going on social media, especially when you’re just starting and trying to get the ball rolling. If you implement these few tactics into your social media marketing plan, it will help you to gain traction and start seeing some serious engagement online.