The Hottest Social Media Marketing Tools [Infographic]
In terms of reliability and consistency, social media is the most stable avenue for brand exposure the world has ever known. People whole-heartedly incorporate social media into their everyday lives. And that opens up an unprecedented opportunity for businesses to connect with their target demographics. In the USA, more than $14.8 billion was spent on social media ads in 2016. And there’s a reason for that!
As a marketing tool, social media can provide wide-reaching, targeted, and customized promotion of your products and services to a willing audience.
Not only is social media now a universal part of everyday life, but it has also become a mandatory aspect of conducting business online. Furthermore, it’s no longer enough to just have an online presence. Rather, you also need an effective and well-managed strategy for your social media.
Most businesses will at least have a Facebook page and Twitter account along with their own website. In addition to this, it is becoming increasingly more popular for businesses to supplement these sites with a presence on the likes of Snapchat, Instagram, and YouTube.
Social Media Tools
With so many different networks, each with their own nuances, it can be difficult to present a cohesive social media campaign across all the various platforms. Thankfully, there’s a wide range of beneficial, easy-to-use social media tools that will streamline and simplify all of your social media activity.
Social media tools are a powerful resource that help you to best manage your social media accounts. And they give you the information you need to optimize your social media content.
Here are just a few of the features you can find in these tools:
- Analytics insights
- Content scheduling
- Targeted consumer outreach
- Ad creation
- Image and video creation
Each can assist you in growing your online following and brand exposure.
The most popular social media tools include Google Analytics, Facebook ads, Tweet Deck, and Hootsuite.
Information-based tools such as Google Analytics enable you to understand your user base through statistics and data. This allows you to determine what’s best for your customers.
Dashboard tools like HootSuite allow you to curate multiple profiles across many different media platforms.
The tools you choose to implement will depend on factors such as the field you’re in, your business objectives, and the amount of time you have to spend on your digital campaigns.
Taking advantage of social media tools is the best way to ensure that your social media campaign is orderly, professional, and relevant. Most of all, these tools are designed to be highly efficient and easy to use, which reduces the time and effort required to effectively manage your businesses online outreach.
For more information on top social media tools make sure to check out the following infographic “20 hottest social media marketing tools in 2018.”
Social media presents an opening like no other for connecting with customers and bringing your brand to people all around the world. Make sure that you equip yourself with the tools that let you get the most from this opportunity.
Do you think we left out any tools from this list? Had you been asked to present your favourite, what would it have been? Please share with your fellow readers. Thanks!
You may also want to read: 5 Essential Social Media Marketing Tools
David Coen is a writer at Design Wizard. Design Wizard is a great graphic design tool that allows you to personalize high-quality images in seconds. It features excellent integrations with Hubspot, Marketo, Intercom and Buffer, and is perhaps best known for its magic resize button, which allows you to change the size of the template quickly. You can tweet David @getdesignwizard
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