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  1. 1.  Social media marketing is the best step a business or organization can take in this day and age to send effective messages about their product or organization in general.
  2. 2.  Social media as a marketing tool is developing rapidly. Wikipedia definition: “Social media marketing is an addition to personal, small business, corporate, and non-profit organizations’ integrated marketing communications plans.” It is a set of internet-based applications used to expand on the basic mechanical foundations of Web 2.0
  3. 3.  Web 2.0 refers to Internet applications that demonstrate the information sharing and collaboration on the World Wide Web between users. Social media marketing is all about utilizing Web 2.0.
  4. 4.  Traditional marketing is about delivering an idea. Social media marketing is the same, but leaves room for feedback. It builds a relationship and conversation.
  5. 5.  Every decision and activity marketers partake in must deliver a form of return on their investment. Social media marketing must somehow impact a company and its brand and their business in general. Examples: viral campaigns and mobile marketing.
  6. 6.  Social media as a marketing tool is an overall great investment of both time and money. It will help your organization reach a broader range of publics than using only traditional forms of marketing in the media. Technology is always evolving. In the future, we could see the development of Web 3.0.
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