5 Reasons to Hire a Social Media CompanyFriday, February 20, 2015
While posting that cute cat video to your business page may seem like a great idea, you want to use your Facebook page and other social media outlets to create brand awareness. Your social media outlets can also help increase your search engine rankings. However, there's a strategy to this and that's where a social media professional will come in handy. Here are 5 reasons to consider hiring a social media company:
When running your business, you need to focus on your business. You don't have time to worry about checking your Facebook all day or coming up with new, engaging content to post. By hiring a social media company, you can eliminate that time spent trying to figure out how to use hashtags correctly. Social media is always changing and the only way to stay on top of it is to keep reading and learning. Save yourself the time and possibly the headache and consider hiring MSW Interactive Designs to do the work for you!
While it may seem like a good idea to hire someone internally to handle your social media, it may not be the most cost effective solution. Creating content takes time and if that person doesn't have any experience, it could take even more time. The most cost effective solution is hiring a company that has the experience. While the cost of hiring a social media company may seem high at first, the experience that the company brings can actually end up making you more money by increasing your internet presence and growing your business.
Since social media professionals have experience with posting on behalf of clients, they have learned how to be more efficient. The more you do something the better you get at it. You learn from your mistakes and keep improving your processes. If you've spent any time of Facebook, you know how you can spend all day on there and accomplish absolutely nothing. The same concept applies to marketing your business if you don't know where to focus your efforts.
Social media is increasing in popularity and while many companies haven't jumped on the train yet, many have. If your competitors are doing social media, you need to be doing social media. Not only do you want to try to get more fans than your competitors, you also want to leverage social media to increase your search engine rankings. The way to do this is to have a strategy and social media professionals can bring the expertise needed to execute that strategy.
Internet marketing works best when all the pieces are working together. Not only do you need a great website design, you also need to be taking advantage of all the other opportunities the internet provides. For more information on creating a robust internet presence for your business, contact MSW Interactive Designs at 573-552-8403!
~ Erin Burdette, Social Media Coordinator