Social Media and Small Business<br />Small Business Action Council<br />Rome Chamber of Commerce<br />Tuesday, November 10...
What is Social Media?<br />Social Media is simply, people having conversations with each other and sharing information thr...
Leaders in the Industry<br />Largest social site<br />Largest information feed<br />Largest professional social site<br />...
About the Numbers<br />Close to 500 million active users<br />The fastest growing demographic is those 35 years old and ol...
Why?<br />Shift in expectations<br />Conversation vs. One Way Channel<br />Emphasis on Track-ability, Measurability<br />W...
What is your why?<br />Your customers are already there and you can meet them there for:<br />Public Relations<br />Market...
How?<br />First Steps Workshop at River City Bank<br />Thursday, Nov. 12th<br />5:30-7 PM<br />
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Social Media and Small Business

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A first hand look at social media and why your small business should incorporate its use.

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Social Media and Small Business

  1. 1. Social Media and Small Business<br />Small Business Action Council<br />Rome Chamber of Commerce<br />Tuesday, November 10, 2009<br />
  2. 2. What is Social Media?<br />Social Media is simply, people having conversations with each other and sharing information through online channels<br />
  3. 3. Leaders in the Industry<br />Largest social site<br />Largest information feed<br />Largest professional social site<br />Largest content tracking sites<br />
  4. 4. About the Numbers<br />Close to 500 million active users<br />The fastest growing demographic is those 35 years old and older<br />14,980 users in Rome, Ga (20 mile radius) 18 and older: 8,480 over 30<br />
  5. 5. Why?<br />Shift in expectations<br />Conversation vs. One Way Channel<br />Emphasis on Track-ability, Measurability<br />Web Presence vs. Website<br />Real Time Information<br />
  6. 6. What is your why?<br />Your customers are already there and you can meet them there for:<br />Public Relations<br />Marketing<br />Loyalty<br />Thought-Leadership<br />Customer Service<br />Collaboration<br />Networking<br />Lead Generation<br />Research<br />
  7. 7. How?<br />First Steps Workshop at River City Bank<br />Thursday, Nov. 12th<br />5:30-7 PM<br />

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