Social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook are one of the greatest sources of hangouts for adults today unlike the time when these sites were newly launched, when they used to be hangouts for teens only. These sites are considered to be an effective means of communication by many brand owners and advertisers. Advertising though social networking sites has become a common trend among modern business owners.
Let’s view few advantages of promoting your brand through social networking sites:
Inexpensive mode of internet advertising
Internet advertising on social networking sites such as orkut, Twitter and Facebook is very reasonable mode of online advertising. A brand owner needs only an internet connection and time to connect with his target customers through these sites. Nowadays, most of the brands socialize with their target groups through these sites which completely reduce the communication gap and thus help the brand owner to know their target audiences more closely.
Social networking sites are not limited to specific geographical locations. Brands can easily go global through endless networking with its customers on these sites. A brand that has a social networking account can be endorsed anywhere and anytime across the world.
Targets definite group of customers
Through social networking sites, users can create pages or groups where customers can join and interact with their preferred brands. Advertisers can make their clear choice on whom to target through their online advertising campaign. They can frame the brand message and effectively communicate it to the right set of target group.