What Internet Marketers can teach offline businesses about Facebook
Facebook Overview ... More than 500 million active users 50% of active users log on to Facebook in any given day The average user has 130 friends People spend over 700 billion minutes per month on Facebook The average user is connected to 80 community pages, groups and events
What that means ... Massive free web traffic there for the taking Laser targeted users ... Right down to city/town/village Huge, untapped opportunity Overcomes the usual technical hurdles experienced people who are new to the online world Facebook is still very new ... you’re in at the beginning!
Is it just a fad?
So here are 2 BIG questions ... Question 1: Are YOU marketing on Facebook yet? Question 2: If not, when will you be on Facebook?
Facebook is MASSIVE! There are many different ways that you can make money and drive huge traffic using Facebook It doesn’t matter what niche or business area you work in, if you’ve got something to sell, you can do it better on Facebook Think you run a local business? You can expand GLOBALLY just by marketing on Facebook Ignoring social networking is like trying to pretend TV and radio had never been invented ... it’s burying your head in the sand! Don’t think that Facebook is just for teenagers ... 61% of Facebook’s users are over 35 ... these people have serious money to spend! If you can make a listing on eBay or buy something from Amazon, you can do this And the best thing about Facebook is ... it’s FREE!
Everybody’s here! When will your business page be available on Facebook?
So how do you get piece of the action? The best way to market on Facebook is to create a Fan Page for your business Note: Do not use your personal profile for business You can have multiple Fan Pages ... they’re all free to set up and they take just minutes! There’s no better time to start than NOW!
The ‘myths’ of Facebook Marketing ... You have to pay a marketing company $$$$$ to set up your campaign Small businesses can’t do this You have to be a technical genius to succeed on Facebook Only people with business experience can do this I couldn’t possibly do this!
See how easy it is ... http://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php
The 3-step process … Set up a Facebook Fan Page Create a ‘Like this page’ offer Capture leads using an auto responderMarket to your targeted leads again ... and again ... and again ... and again ...
What you need to know ... Set up a Facebook Fan Page Think of an offer that you can give in exchange for a ‘Like’ Think how you might then turn that ‘Like’ into a business lead
Get started fast – and free! Get your FREE reveal page at (aka ‘Fan Gate’):http://iframes.wildfireapp.com/ Get a FREE auto responder at:http://www.mailchimp.com/ Get a constant flow of information about fan pages at: http://facebook.com/fastfanpages