5 Benefits Of Social Media For Startups

Jeremy Collins | Updated: 30-03-2021 14:39 IST | Created: 31-10-2020 16:37 IST
5 Benefits Of Social Media For Startups
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So when you are a businessman, your primary focus is to have your customers satisfied and happy right? And you do this through your physical stores and shops. But did you know that social media is also an amazing platform where you can achieve this goal of yours? This is possible even when you are a beginner or new to social media.

Social media has a lot of benefits for those who have just started. Here are some of these benefits -

  1. Can income through advertisements

This is the first and one of the best things that social media provides to new businessmen or startups.

And here I am talking about a subordinate income. Did you know that you can have an income by just posting advertisements on your Facebook account? And through the posts, you make on Instagram? Yes, you can but only when you have a business account. Those who are businessmen can opt for monetizing their posts or stories. Social media websites like Facebook and Instagram have a feature where one can monetize his account. All you need to do for this feature is to turn the Facebook Insights on. 'Insights' is a feature of Facebook which allows you to monitor your account, your followers, your growth, and many more.

In simpler words, through Facebook Insights you can monitor yourself on social media. And once you start increasing followers, you can monetize your account. This is the next best thing a new seller or marketer would want. Along with following you are getting money! What else do you need?

  1. Target their audience

Do not take me wrong here. I do not mean targeting the audience! I mean choosing the output audience.

Let me explain this with an example. Imagine you are a beginning marketer and you have a sunglasses business or a sunglasses brand to promote. So what do you think who will you sell your products to? You can obviously make a profit by selling the glasses to those who think it is necessary. And such people are teenagers. So if you sell these to older ones, you have no profit. On social media, you can choose your target audience and can contact them. Social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook have most of their users coming under the age group of 18-40 years and older as well.

So when you are on social media you can choose your set of audience and market to them!

  1. Buy followers and all

Being on social media you know you have to be the best to be on the top, right?

But what happens when you have the idea that there are many others who are better than you? I am not saying that you are not good but what if there are others? In physical stores, you are sure to fill in this case. But on social media the case is different. There are so many social media platforms and you just need to be the master in one, to get the best engagement. According to stats, it is found that Facebook is one of the most used platforms for business and marketing purposes, and getting famous on Facebook is not much difficult. You can buy Facebook followers, likes and all kinds of engagement at Reviewsxp.com.

  1. Collaborate with others

Now, this is what you need to do when you are a new businessman or a startup guy and are using social media.

If we take into account all the social media websites available and count their users, we will get the figure that almost 94% of the Earth's population is on these websites. And about 58% of these people are business-oriented. So in this arena of high competition, it is a tough task for any beginner to grow substantially. Now you know that by the time you take up social media as a marketer, there will be thousands of others out there who are already past the line. And these are the people who will help you. You just need to contact someone who has a big influence, organize a collaboration of any stuff, and then ask them to give a shout out to you.

This will help you in growing as a businessman to a great extent.

  1. Directly interact with the customers

Social media allows its users to directly interact with any random user through direct messages, stories, live sessions, and many more.

So when you are a marketer, it is a mandatory task for you to keep interacting with your Instagram followers. And this has its own benefits as well. And when you are new to this stuff i.e. when you are a beginner you should talk with your customers. You got to make your customers believe in you so that they choose you over the other brands available. And for this social media is the best platform. You can either talk with anyone personally or you can freely contact a large group of people at the same time. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and all other websites have the option of allowing their users to directly message other users. And these platforms also have features like stories and posts where a lot of other people can freely interact with you.

And then is the live feature which allows you to interact with people face-to-face.

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