Social networks like Facebook and Twitter have changed the way their social feeds operate. It was only a matter of time before Instagram jumped on the gravy train. With over 400 million strong, Instagram's community is growing by the day.
Whether you are hosting a 5K walk or a cocktail reception fundraiser, it is important to market your event for added exposure. Marketing can be costly, but if you have enough manpower, you can share the details of your event and garner new participants for next to nothing via social media. Here are five reasons to promote your event via social media.
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I am pretty sure I'm doing something wrong to not hashtag everything I write. Anybody else feel this way?
I remember when it all started. I thought my hipster son was just using one of his idioms to be cool. Little did I know that he was on the cutting edge of existence as we live it today.
We all complain about Facebook – from privacy issues to the new reaction buttons to strange-acting news feeds. But there are a few other things I see all the time on Facebook that bother me even more.
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You may wonder what a dog walker knows about social media. It's part of a previous life, but this background has proved very useful in our business's growth.
Social media is often hailed as the most important aspect of the marketing mix. In many instances, it is considered so important that it has a strategy of its very own. Although it is an important tool and one we have used to build our business, the most important point is that you need to use it properly.