Category Archives: Contests & Promotions

20 Ways To Do Local Social Media Marketing on a Budget [Infographic]

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Inspired by my friend Christian Karasiewicz at Social Chefs blog post “20 Ways to Do Local Social Media on a Budget” I created this infographic to illustrate his points. Create Contests for Followers Give followers a way to engage with a brand. They’ll be personally invested in winning and this will create repeat visitors. While any contest will bring […]

How to Run an Effective Facebook Sweepstakes

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Many smart small business owners have boarded the social media marketing train, and with Facebook having more than 1.6 billion users, there is no reason not to. One of the best ways to use social media, specifically Facebook, to reach your target audience is to run a Facebook sweepstakes. However, before you jump into this, […]

How To Use Contests to Generate Sales Leads

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Marketing is vital to all business. Large organizations have money and resources at their disposal. Small businesses and start-ups have to be creative to compete. How do you get your name in front of prospective customers and generate leads? A fun way is to a run contest via social media. Incorporated correctly into your marketing […]