Why oGoing?USA’s Small Business Social NetworkPromote / Expose your Business for FREEConnect with ~10,000 local owners & professionalsShare offers, products, services, news, eventsExpress important business needs to membersGet higher SEO ranking and increased web trafficGenerate warm leads from the new connections
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Social Media QuestionsWhy even GO on social networks?Would customers CONNECT with us?How much TIME would it take?How much MONEY would I spend?Would I GAIN real value and ROI?How would this IMPACT my business?
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Social Media is HOT Social Networking EXPLODES: At least 22% of all time spent online in the US Social Media is Cool & Sexy!Ogoing Inc. 949-288-6880 www.ogoing.com
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Social Marketing SpendSocial media marketing industry is now a multi-billion $$$ marketSpending money advertising on social networksSpending time promoting on social mediaEmploying people to do social media Your Competitor is doing social media!
Small Business and Social Networks90% : Small businesses are dedicatingtime to networking online78% : Using social networks is just asimportant as networking in person42% : Quarter i.e. 25% of new customerscame through social-media sites Source: Manta
U.S. Social NetworksUnique Monthly VisitorsYouTube.com 150,000+ (est)
Social Networks are HOT Adults usage: 66% Facebook Business spends over 20 minutes 20% LinkedIn 16% Twitter 12% Pinterest 12% Instagram 5% Tumblr 40% YouTube* Source: Pew Internet
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Social Media Small Business Owners Survey43% owners spend 6+ hours on Social Media each week!
Key Social Media BenefitsRecent Survey of Marketers1. Increased brand exposure (85%)2. Increasing website traffic (69%)3. Providing marketplace insight (65%)4. Generating new leads and fans (58%)5. Improved search rankings (55%)
Your Customers• USE Social Media to HEAR what’s being said• CONNECT with you on KEY Social Networks• ASK you questions and Provide feedback• SEE your FOLLOWERS, CONTACTS and FANS• PERSUADED by your RATINGS and REVIEWS• TRUST opinions of EXPERTS and FRIENDS• ANALYZE your activities. Frequent updates 33
Why Social Media?• Unprecedented reach and exposure• Defining company + customer relationships• Direct Customer communication + feedback• Tangible customer and company promotion• Viable platform for local brand-building• Unlimited monetization opportunities 34
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Twitter TipsCreate a beautiful profile! Post four to six updates daily (9 am / 1 pm / 4 pm…) Connect with at least 10 new users daily Mention and interact with at least 10 users daily Promote your customers’ and industry updates Connect with Twitter influencers. Share what they do Provide tips and best practices that help your clients Ask for Feedback from your followers Ask pertinent Questions at least once daily Answer your customers’ questions frequently Keep up with industry trends, customers , competition
Facebook TipsCreate a beautiful profile Post at least one update daily (after 6 pm) Post at least one update every weekend Ask a question in your update. Gets more responses. Share something inspiring or though provoking Share lots of stimulating photos and videos Share your customers’ stories and successes Interact with at least 10 users daily Provide tips and best practices that help your clients Ask for Feedback from your fans using a poll Answer your customers’ questions frequently Create or join interest groups and pages
LinkedIn TipsCreate a complete LinkedIn + Slideshare profile Post at least one update daily Search and make local or regional influential contacts Ask a question in your update or solicit feedback Join at least 10 groups and share best practices / tips Create your own LinkedIn group and invite your clients Provide tips and best practices that help your clients Answer your customers’ questions frequently Use LinkedIn Answers. Become subject matter expert Share knowledge presentations through Slideshare Ask customers and contacts to connect on LinkedIn
Google+ TipsCreate a beautiful profile Share at least one update every other day Connect with key influencers, partners and clients Create your business page and invite clients to connect Join communities and become subject matter expert Create your own community page, answer questions Provide tips and best practices that help your clients Answer your customers’ questions frequently Create & Post YouTube videos on your Google+ feed Ask customers and contacts to connect on Google+
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What is oGoing Business Networking – Local Connections Thousands of Local Owners 65 Small Business Categories Post Business Needs Post and Get RecommendationsQuestion: How many contacts can you makethrough local mixtures and events?
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What is oGoingBusiness Acceleration – NewCustomersHow do I generate NEW SALES?1. Beautiful Profile2. Make Real Connections3. Share Informative Updates4. Engage with Customers5. Build Trust and Credibility