How Grow Your Business
Even if you have a one-store/office location, you can still flourish as an independent owner operator utilizing a modest advertising budget. Social media is the great equalizer that generates word-of-mouth leads to increase your business.
Think of the 5-10 mile area surrounding your store or office location. This is your micro-economic climate. Below are some social media factoids that are critical factors in growing your business.
- 87% of small business report social media increases their business.
- 73% of shoppers using smart phones would rather consult their phone than a retail clerk for basic in-store assistance.
Because of this market trend, it is very important that you take advantage of review sites such as Yelp®, Angie’s List®, Foursquare® and Builder Buzz® to get important feedback regarding your local products and services.
The team at Social Chirp™ has decades of experience in retail marketing. Now with our added experience in social media, we are employing vibrant new ways to reach your consumers.
Here’s a great infographic that displays social media trends.