Business 2 CommunityWord of Mouth Marketing: Social Media Is Our New Backyard FenceBusiness 2 CommunityWhat's the online “word-of-mouth” buzz from your customers these days?
GREAT arguments FOR social media marketing -- which stems, of course, from CONTENT marketing. Consider these tidbits, but read through the entire article -- it's a quick read, and worth it.
Only 12% of businesses described social media promotion as a must and nearly 50% of respondents aren’t using social media at all.
The Word of Mouth Marketing Association notes that 81% of consumers are influenced by a friend’s social media post and that 92% of consumers trust product recommendations from friends and family more than any other type of marketing.
So why aren't businesses focused on social? Here's what they say:
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.