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3 Reasons You Need A Social Media Manager

Any entrepreneur in today’s world knows the importance of a business website. They know that the first place that people go to learn about a company isn’t the phone book – it’s the internet. This means that a strong internet presence is an absolute must and if you want to compete with the big players in your industry, you need to ensure that your presence is one that is easily found. One of the best ways to be found on the internet is now through social media.

Social media plays a big part in life today, whether that’s in your business or in your private life. You connect with friends and family around the world, and you also have the ability to connect with customers in a big way. You want people to be able to login online and find you right away, which is why SEO is so important for your business. If you want people to be able to find you on social media, you’re going to need a social media manager on staff to be able to manage your exposure. Companies aren’t just jumping on Mark Zuckerberg’s bandwagon, they’re racing toward it and celebrating the sheer global reach available to them because of it. Continually growing your business every year is the dream, and when you want better ROI’s, you need to hire in the right people to help you get there. This is why a social media manager can better your company. Here are a few more reasons why you need one:

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  1. You’re not an expert. Yes, you’ve had Facebook for years. Yes, you enjoy scrolling through your groups. However, this doesn’t mean that you have any idea about how to maximise your ads, manage the latest tools and filter the spam comments on your business page from the genuine ones. You need to hire in a professional who can ensure that your social media business page is a cut above the rest. Knowing that you have someone with the correct, up to date and extensive knowledge on the platforms that you need is reassuring for your business.
  2. Good social media strategies equal success. Contrary to popular belief, you can’t just barrel in there with your social media plans. You need to have a strategy, a plan, a blueprint to tell you exactly how it’s going to go down, how your updates and shares are going to automate and how many people that you want to reach each day. An expert social media manager can do this for you.
  3. Your time is precious. As the owner of a business, your time is better spent on activities that will maximise your revenue, not slow you down. If you have a social media expert keeping your business active on all platforms while you try to grow the company, you can work in a partnership to make that happen. Handing your social media to someone else will save you time.

Social media is a big deal; bring in the experts to handle it and you can see a huge growth in your business.

 

About John-Shea

Internet Marketing Entrepreneur