Marketing Value with Facebook

First thing to consider for Greensboro marketing value, regional marketing value or national marketing value is the fact that Facebook is the most popular social network in the world with more than 1.2 Billion monthly users. These users are spending about 8.5 hours per month on Facebook.  These users are extremely engaged as almost 80% are logging on at least once every single day. They are sharing almost 5 Billion items every day and they have approximately 150 Billion Friend Connections.

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Why do I need a marketing plan?

First, you will need to have a strong desire to be successful because all successful companies have a well planned and executed marketing plan. Many components comprise their marketing plans and they may vary depending upon whether you are a B2B company, B2C company, a manufacturer, a retailer, a service company, a reseller, a non- profit or other specialty business.

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SuperBowl Commercials for the Social Audiance

This past Sunday was the most watched TV event of the year. Which means it contained the most watched TV commercials of the year. And as many potential eyes as that put on many companies advertisement, there is the opportunity for even more. A few of them have put the time and money into enticing viewers to keep watching even after the commercials over.

For example, check out this ad by CarMax. While a one of the top commercials aired during the game, they leveraged themselves more viewers by making the puppy version of their commercial. (Which is promoted at the end of the video below.)

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Developing a Marketing Strategy – Part III

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Developing a Marketing Strategy

I encourage you to read parts 1 and 2 from the previous blogs ahead of this final part for developing a marketing strategy to provide a comprehensive review. As we begin part 3, we will focus on more strategies and management concerns. Please also remember that we recommend for you to work with an expert marketing consultant or a top marketing agency to help facilitate your marketing strategies.

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Developing a Marketing Strategy – Part II

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Developing a Marketing Strategy

As mentioned in Part 1 if you are not comfortable with all of the enclosed details, we recommend that you acquire the services from an expert marketing consultant or a top marketing agency to help facilitate your marketing strategies.

We previously talked about your market, competition, distribution, wholesale chain, and market positioning. As we begin part 2, you need to ask yourself if you are getting any buzz in the marketplace? If you’re not getting the buzz you want, what can you do to get more visibility? Are you promoting off-line and on-line? Are you measuring results to know if the promotions are profitable? What marketing tools will make the best use for your promotions?

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