Internet Workshop for TSiBA studePresentation Transcript
29 & 30 March 2011
Presented by Japie Swanepoel
1,97 billion + internet users worldwide (By the end of 2010),
13,156,365 SA unique browsers
6 million + South African have internet access in their mobile phones.
Facebook: 630,423,540+ users,
3 791 640 + SA users
Since April, Twitter has gained 40 million+ users and a 62 percent increase in mobile use.
What tools are out there?
what is social media / networking?
Social Media: Online media like blogs , podcasts , videos , and news with a strong participatory element through comments, ratings, or other mechanisms. Social media is generated by the people and for the people with content created by anyone with a voice
Social Networking: Connecting with a community of people in your network through services like Facebook and Twitter with various methods of online interaction .
Why use social media for YOUR BRAND?
To engage actively with your consumers / clients
Some social media stats
So, why do you need a web site?
To increase sales or services Marketing the business/ brand Client Relations and communication