9 Ways to Use Facebook Groups for Business

social media how to Are you participating in Facebook groups?

Want to start one to support your business?

Facebook groups help businesses promote products, support customers and much more.

In this article I’ll share nine ways Facebook groups can benefit your business.

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Discover nine ways to use facebook groups for business.



How to Enhance Customer Experience With Social Media

social media how toDo you have happy customers?

Want to use social media to help keep them that way?

Giving people an awesome experience on social media increases customer satisfaction and builds long-term loyalty.

In this article you’ll find five ways to improve your customers’ experience with social media.

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Discover how to enhance your customers’ experience with social media.



Supporting Customers With Facebook: What Businesses Need to Know

Are your customers active on Facebook?

Have you got a plan to support your customers via Facebook?

To learn how to use Facebook to support customers, I interview Mari Smith.

More About This Show

The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.

In this episode I interview Mari Smith, the world’s leading Facebook marketing expert. She co-authored Facebook Marketing: An Hour a Day and is author of The New Relationship Marketing. Mari also teamed up with Facebook to assist in educational events.

Mari will explore a few new updates from Facebook and how to use Facebook for customer service and support.

You’ll discover how to create a good Facebook experience for your customers.

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Listen as Mari Smith shares what businesses need to know about supporting customers with Facebook.

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How Top Brands Improve Customer Retention on Facebook

social media how toDo you nurture relationships with customers on social media?

Want to decrease customer acquisition costs?

When you cultivate relationships with social media, you improve customer retention and ultimately boost your bottom line.

In this article I’ll share how top brands use Facebook to improve customer retention, and how you can apply their tactics to your social media marketing.

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Discover how brands improve customer retention on Facebook.



How to Use Twitter Direct Messages for Customer Service

social media how toDo you use Twitter for business?

Want to improve communication with customers?

Twitter’s recent tweaks to its direct message feature make it easier for users to reach you directly.

In this article you’ll learn how to use Twitter’s updated direct messages feature to improve communication with your customers.

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Discover how to use Twitter’s direct messages for customer service.



9 Ways to Humanize Your Brand With Social Media

social media how toDo you want to build stronger relationships on social media?

Do you know where to start?

Engaging with your social audience on a meaningful level, helps humanize your brand.

In this article you’ll find nine ways to make your brand more human on social media.

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Discover how to humanize your brand with social media.



3 Ways to Use Social Media for Business

social media how toIs social media working well for you?

Are you approaching it the right way?

Everyone uses social media differently, and the approach you use should be based on your goals.

In this article I’ll share three ways to use social media to get the results you want for your business.

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Find 3 ways to use social media for business.

#1: Sell Products or Services

The instant nature of social media is ideal for sales. It’s no wonder social networks have become full-blown marketing channels. Those using a sales approach make no bones about the fact that they want you to buy their product or service.

When you’re selling, your updates likely include discounts and coupons, limited-time deals, new releases and promotions.



4 Steps to Implementing a Social CRM Strategy

social media how to Are you using social media to improve your customer service?

Is your current Customer Relationship Management process inefficient?

A fine-tuned social customer service strategy increases customer engagement.

In this article I’ll share four easy steps for developing a social CRM strategy.

Why a Social Media CRM Strategy?

Just about everybody uses social media in their daily lives. Why not use those online gathering places as an outlet for customer service?

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Social media is a great place to offer CRM.



How to Deliver Outstanding Customer Service With Social Media

social media how toAre you responding to customers on social media?

Do you customize your interactions with them?

Your brand and online reputation depend on how you provide social media customer service.

In this article you will find four ways social media conversations create an extraordinary customer experience that inspires loyalty and word-of-mouth recommendations.

#1: Create Unforgettable Experiences

One of the great benefits of providing customer support on social media is being able to connect with consumers in real time. You see a need and you fill it. You hear a problem and you solve it.

Handling customer issues on a public stage can benefit both you and the customer you’re working with—especially if you go above and beyond a genericPlease call us so we can resolve the issue.”

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Keep an eye out for social mentions of your company.



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