Tag Archive: Facebook marketing

How technology hooks us in

March 22, 2012 5:44 pm Leave your thoughts

The Ideal Home Show at Earls Court (until 1st April) has seen some changes over the years not least in gadgets.  From the vacuum cleaner to the fridge to the microwave, the show has highlighted what have all been seen as radical changes in their day. This year, the shows 104th, the House of the Future highlights a number of ‘improbable’ high tech suggestions.  As they are rolled out new gadgets or technology always seem improbable. The smelly robot One of the interesting new inventions is a device, the Olly, which fills the room with strawberry scent when you receive a new tweet.  The Olly basically tunes into what you’re up to online.  This smelly robot as MSN refer to it, might waft your partner’s perfume or aftershave through the room when they Facebook you.  There are possibly many more opportunities for it to tune into what you are watching…

What is Pinterest?

March 1, 2012 1:05 pm Leave your thoughts

It’s a social media site where you collect images and pin them to virtual ‘mood’ boards. What’s all the hype about? It’s gaining in momentum like a storm. Last September there were 1.7 million users worldwide; by December this figure was up to 7 million and almost 14 million by January (ComScore). In the UK a quarter of a million visited in January and stayed on-site for an average of 25 minutes for the month. One American company reported an additional 150 webpage views directly from Pinterest and 2 direct sales – all in 30 days Another reported a 75% increase in web traffic and another, an increase of 446%! How do Mymarketing AID see it working for business? You pin images that link directly back to your website – good for getting customers there and for SEO Follow other pinners – look for the most popular or those with…

Christmas Special from mmadigital

December 7, 2011 9:44 pm Leave your thoughts

Another year is coming to an end.  Has your marketing strategy worked for you this year?  Has it gained you more customers, got your name out to a relevant audience?  Have you adopted a marketing policy for your social media?  Or do you feel you need to think again or worse still, don’t know? Sign up for  our free marketing health check before Christmas and as it’s the season of good cheer, we’ll send you £50 worth of John Lewis vouchers.  Sounds like an offer you can’t refuse? What does a health check involve?  We discuss with you either face to face, on the telephone or online about all those things you’d like to achieve such as a number one rating on Google, a more dynamic website, or simply more customers. Our team of experts will tell you how we can achieve these things for you.  We’ll agree a one…

The top benefits of outsourcing your marketing

October 5, 2011 7:28 pm Leave your thoughts

Let’s face it, you are professionals at your job whatever business you are in but you don’t necessarily have any marketing expertise or the time to plan strategically let alone implement a marketing plan for your business. At Mymarketing AID we have a team of professional marketing personnel who have cut their teeth on blue chip clients handling budgets you may probably only dream of!  No matter what business you are in, outsourcing your marketing to us has many benefits, here are the top ten: 1. We will start with an audit of your current marketing strategy and report back 2. Let us develop a strategic plan with or for you 3. Then let us implement the marketing plan in both digital or print media 4. Any marketing we undertake, we will evaluate and give you feedback 5. We can migrate your traditional print media to digital if you require 6. If you need a rebrand…

How Facebook can help your business

August 4, 2011 2:05 pm Leave your thoughts

Social network leader, Facebook, is becoming an integral part of digital marketing campaigns.  There has been a 104% increase in the second quarter of the year in paid brand advertising on Facebook. The rising popularity in Facebook campaigns reflects the fact that Facebook delivers strong results for businesses. Increasing traffic to your website Marketing blog content via social media platforms such as Facebook, drives online traffic to your website, via your blog.  Engaging in effective Facebook activity offers businesses rich opportunities to engage with warm leads from your social media messages. Giving customers the latest news Facebook gives businesses the opportunity to actively engage with customers on a daily basis.  Providing topical content relevant to your industry, promotes your business as credible and reliable sources. Identifying your customer profile Facebook offers marketers a window into the thoughts and behaviours of customers.  By identifying the psychology of your current customers –…

Facebook for Business

July 28, 2011 1:38 pm Leave your thoughts

Businesses have been joining social network sites for a long time now.  By using social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter, companies gain more visibility to their audiences and instant customer interaction online. In the face of Google+ bringing real competition to the world of social networking, where businesses are rapidly jumping aboard Google+, it comes as no surprise Facebook are attempting to mitigate customers and businesses leaving Facebook. Although Facebook is being used by marketers, it appears that the process of marketing products and services is complex.  Facebook has introduced a new site called Facebook for Business, which provides a clear guide on how to use Facebook’s marketing features. Facebook hopes to provide more guidance for advertising and marketing on this prolific social network.  Facebook for Business step-by-step guides make it easier for marketers and small businesses to place adverts, deals, social plugins and sponsored stories.