It shouldn’t surprise anyone, but a new study surveying 900 marketers shows that marketers are heavily invested in social media, to the tune of 88 percent using at least one social outlet.
What is a little surprising is that 72 percent of respondents claim they have only been using these resources for a few months or less.
According to the study, the top social sites in use by marketers are Twitter, blogs, LinkedIn, and Facebook, in that order.
This suggests that long-standing rumors are true, that Twitter is flooded with marketers marketing to other marketers.
Some other notable findings from the study include; the biggest group of those new to social media marketing are sole proprietors.
Those aged 60-69 are more likely to be just getting started, while those aged 30-39 are most likely to use the tactic.
Respondents cite “gaining attention for the business” as the number one benefit of social media marketing, followed by improving traffic and growing marketing lists.
More than half of respondents reported a rise in search engine rankings as a major benefit of social marketing.
A significant majority of respondents believe that social media marketing reduces their their overall marketing costs.
Photo by striatic.
Can we solve the #1 Business problem people have today? Yes -- and the answer is simple...
The coffee vending business is your opportunity to cash in on the 30 billion dollar coffee industry.
Be a part of the number one growth industry while securing your future with residual income.
Join an exciting opportunity that has the potential for huge monthly revenue.
ActionCOACH Business Coaches make a difference and create wealth for all parties involved...
Own your city's local deals website and app with multiple revenue streams.
HUMAN stands for "Helping Unite Mankind And Nutrition" and we started the Healthy Vending Industry back in 2003
Mobile Gaming Revolution offers you the unique opportunity to be the center of EVERY party!