As you now know Facebook and Social Media is extremely important for Business… but just in case you’re not quite sure yet, here’s a few reasons why:

  1.  Most consumers expect businesses to be active on a social network, with Facebook being on top of that list.
  2.  1 out of every 7 humans is on Facebook! And the average user logs in 15 times per day… WOW!!
  3.  Nearly half of Americans say Facebook is their #1 influencer of purchases.
  4.  Adults now watch more than an hour of online video every day. Facebook sees 100 million hours of daily video watch time alone!
  5.  Social Media now doubles as Search Engines! It can help with your business SEO (Search Engine Optimization) as well as be the new SEO.
  6.  Paying for ads on Facebook allows you to target users that are interested in your product/service with high advertising ROI (Return on Investment) potential!
  7.  Social Media is the new word of mouth… your business can benefit from social recommendations.
  8.  Your competitors most likely use Facebook. Don’t miss out.


Here’s a quick video from Hootsuite that shows a few tips on how to get the most out of your Facebook business page and optimize your settings.


Note: Instagram is also on the rise… stay tuned for our next article on using Instagram to get more customers!