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Master the Art of Social Media Myths with These 8 Tips

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Master the Art of Social Media Myths with These 8 Tips

  1. 1. Master the Art of Social Media Myths with These 8 Tips - By Akash Srivastava from AkashSEO.com
  2. 2. • Social media has changed the way people do business. Still, there are lot of misconceptions about social media, and people are rounded up with some myths about social media marketing. One should master the art of social media myths with some tips and tricks that help them build online reputation. • Many companies are failing to utilize the social media sites effectively. The key reason behind this is that the companies are following rules and ideas that are completely untrue. As the social media is changing constantly, myths are spreading across the internet. It is important to go through some myths and know where they are following the wrong path. • Here are some pitfalls to avoid in social media that one should be aware of.
  3. 3. Myth 1 – sales leads will follow, as soon as social media account is set up • Many people think that by establishing their presence in social networking sites, sales leads will follow them. But, one should remember that setting up a social media account is just the first step. The possibility of generating business depends on what you do after that setting up an account.
  4. 4. Myth 2 – One should not spend much time on social media • People think that it is better to spend time on other place than social media sites. If you want to reap long –term benefits, you should put all your efforts on social networking sites till you get results. The ultimate benefits of social media strategy can be availed by spending significant amount of time on social media sites.
  5. 5. Myth 3 – Older customers cannot be attracted on social media • People think that is it difficult to attract older customers on social media. But, it is not true. You will be missing a lot if you neglect old customers on social networking sites. Social media is a means of attracting new as well as old customers, and will help you generate positive results.
  6. 6. Myth 4 – The more you post of social sites, the more are the returns • Posting on social networking sites is a great way to drive traffic. But, it doesn’t mean that simply by positing hundreds of posts will lead to greater results. Facebook penalizes the customers who post of a frequent basis and consider them as spammers. The most important factor that helps you generate greater returns is quality and unique content. The more informative and engaging your content is, the more is the number of your visitors.
  7. 7. Myth 5 – Posting videos on social sites is very expensive • People think that posting videos on social sites will cost them much. The trust is, it does not cost much and one can create short and snappy videos without spending much.
  8. 8. Myth 6 – Social sites are not ideal for personal branding • These days it is difficult to separate personal branding with professional reputation. Consumers want to get connected with the businesses and know more about their personal information. They want to know more about the companies who are active on social sites. So, if you want to develop your business through social sites, you should consider personal branding
  9. 9. Myth 7 – Social media is informal for business • The idea of being more likeable comes from misconception that social media is informal to promote businesses. The beauty of social media is the more you can act as a human being, the more are the benefits. Social media is good for businesses and one should update their timeline with latest events and business updates.
  10. 10. Myth 8 – Social media cannot heal the wounds caused by reputation • People often think that a negative feedback on their post will spoil their reputation. The fact is negative feedbacks in small amount may not have any impact on the social reputation. In order to build good reputation, you should not ignore the website feedback. You should know how to build the reputation professionally and avoid this nightmare by building an effective social media strategy. Make sure that the administrators of your social page are empowered to mitigate the problems quickly.
  11. 11. • Social media is a relatively new platform and is a subject of discussion. People are still trying to know about the best ways to leverage it. The key to success in social media networking is – don’t take everything you hear at. Instead, do some research and come up with a strong strategy that helps you achieve great results.

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