Social Media has now become our routine daily chores.  We tend to check the messages on different social platforms before we get out of bed.  We have become addicted to the mobiles and social media so much that now it’s difficult to resist.

It is not just the social messages it has been a big boost for the small and large business.  The social media platforms have now become the chief marketing destination for every sort and size of business.

Social media has been from a housewife to a big businessman.  Hence the power of social media these days is enormous since it reaches to each and every people and that too very handy any time anywhere.  Since the social media has the penetration to reach to all kinds of people across the world, it has tremendous potential and opportunity for marketing.

You cannot gain momentum in today’s competitive market without the help of social media.

Social media marketing refers to generating more traffic to the website and ultimately revenue.  Social media and Search market are very much interrelated.  The basic use of SMM is to reach more audience, (targeted audience), and create brand value.  Adding small messages and posts on social media which leads the audience to their website and generate sales.

There are many platforms available today to do SMM such as:

  1. Facebook
  2. Twitter
  3. Instagram
  4. Pinterest
  5. Twitter
  6. Google plus
  7. Linked in
  8. YouTube
  9. Reddit
  10. Snapchat
  11. Quora

All these have different methods and different ways to get in touch with the people.

Again, you need to place a good marketing strategy for social media to reach out your targeted audience.  You can plan your target audience, target location, the perfect time to post the message or advertise on the respective platform.

If you find that your audience is more on Facebook rather than twitter then you should only concentrate and set your marketing strategies accordingly.