If you are an avid social media enthusiast then you are most likely familiar with the following tips already. If not, then check out these 7 Simple Social Marketing Tips to help you grow your follower / fan base on social networks like Facebook and Twitter.

Social Media Marketing Tips

  • Always try to include a link to a source / web page that supports your Twitter / Facebook update
  • Try to avoid any negative posts / updates
  • Asking questions is a great way to get people to converse with you
  • Use hash tags to help people find your posts (example: #realestate and #technology)
  • Link back to your website / blog as much as possible. Your content for your posts should originate from your website / blog whenever possible
  • Follow people with a lot of followers and eventually try to engage them / converse with them
  • Don’t let days / weeks go by before you post something. Consistency and frequency is important.

Do you have any simple tips that have worked well for you that we should add to this list? If so, then please leave them in the comments box below.

Vinny La Barbera

I’ve been working in online marketing since 2000 and have helped thousands of companies improve their online presence and grow their business through better web / mobile design, development and online marketing.Learn more about me or follow me on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or LinkedIn.

  • Here’s one more tip when posting on Twitter and Facebook….

    If someone has a Twitter or Facebook account then use their Twitter handle or Facebook handle instead of their name in your update. This will allow them to see your mention of them and help to create an opportunity for engagement.