Is social Media All About Facebook?· Categories: Uncategorized · Tags: business, facebook, Ghana, Marketing, social Media, youtube
Let’s face it. Facebook is a powerful platform and there is more to it than most business owners are aware of. There are a more than a billion people on the platform and more thousands of people are signing up everyday. facebook is credited for the role it placed for the first black present to be elected to the white house. it run a successful campaign using the platform to reach millions of young registered voters with less budget that what it would have cost using the traditional channels.
Not long ago also, this same platform was very using to activist during the Arab spring that saw most of the dictators in the region toppled. The rein of these same leaders a few years ago was unthinkable to imagine that they could loose power by popular revolt. So indeed social media is powerful.
5 Favourite Social Media site for Ghanaian Business Owners to benefit from.
these social media platform can benefit Ghanaian business owner when deploring them as marketing tools to engage their clients or customers.
if you are on a low budget, this could be a big way to outwit the big boys to reach out to potential clients. Another way to use these web 2.0 properties is to use them to ranking high in the google free search to your organization’s advantage. this is advance for most business owners here, but support from a skilled SEO consultant this should achievable.
Take a for example, you upload a good explainer video on youtube that advertises to you client about your new promotion and you optimize it very to appear in the google free search. this would represent two important benefits to your organization in the sense that it will your video is on google free search and on the second largest search engine in the world youtube.com.
So is social media all about facebook?
When i pose this question to the business owners, the answer i get is no. But there is a good reason such as the one’s in my introduction why facebook is the dominate platform of choice for many business owners in Ghana. It is easy to upload pictures and stay connected to friends and clients.
The benefits that can be derived from the use of these web 2.0 sites are great and it about their many of the marketing managers in the various organization in the country use it often to their benefit.