Social Media is constantly changing, and it's quite challenging to keep up with the latest trends and what consumers want. Check out this brief slideshare on the five social media trends to keep in mind when setting or fine tuning your 2013 Social Media Strategy.
5 Social Media Must Haves in your2013 StrategyBy: Lara F. Abdulhadi
GLOBAL BRAND PAGESFacebooks GLOBAL PAGES allow marketers to maintain one Facebook URL thatwill automatically redirect fans to the local page depending on their location.
MOBILE ADVERTISINGAs more and more people are spending time on their smartphones, it’simportant to include Mobile Ads as part of your annual Media Plans.
AUDIENCE TARGETTINGThe age of acquiring fans, likes, and followers by the number is long gone.Remember to target the audience that care about your brand. Quality overQuantity!
LOCATION BASED SERVICESLocation Based Services such as Foursquare are often overseen by marketers.Remember to include your promotions and offers to your customers so theycan finds you on the go.
GET VISUALAs more users are getting creative with imagers on Pinterest and Instagram,don’t be afraid to do the same. Get visual, engage, and inspire your followers.
FURTHER READINGInstagram for Business– A beginners guide10 Tips before startinga Facebook PageIntroduction to Twitter
About the AuthorWith a strong background as a Social MediaStrategist, Lara is a blogger, who brings togetherher online experience and business background toset the direction and strategy for clients. Herdiverse list of clientele in which social mediastrategies was tailored for include both local andregional clients.Lara holds an MBA from the New York Institute of Technology,and offers social media training for individuals and organizations,along side consultancy and strategy.