Social media remains a big giant question mark for many business owners. Whether you’re a small to medium size business owner or the President of a large corporation you most likely have doubts about social media. When it comes to business owners that don’t have an understanding of social media they simply view networks like Facebook as a waste of time. The word Facebook usually gets tied into the fact that your son or daughter are spending their time playing games or chatting up with their buddies. Would 500 million reasons be enough to convince you that Facebook for business should matter to you?
As of July 2010 the Facebook community has reached 500 million users. That’s correct my friend! If we were to put this in Layman’s Terms for those that aren’t catching on just yet let’s look at this in a slightly different way. If Facebook was a country then it would be the 3rd largest country in the World. Have we got your attention yet? Would you want to be a citizen of the 3rd largest country in the World? We’re not going to debate that with you although here’s what we’d like to share with you. The opportunity of using Facebook for Business is tremendous and can help your business grow. There are several ways that you can promote your business on this social media network. Some of the benefits in using Facebook are:
- Build Your Network
- Acquiring targeted leads
- Lasting business relationships
While these are only a few reasons that you should consider Facebook for your business you can find out more by signing up for a new account today. The setup process of your new Facebook account takes minutes and you can be on your way to making new contacts and generating new leads.