The basic social media marketing technique which could help a firm in improving its ranking through increase in traffic, sales, conversations, page views and ad exposure. More complex things like growing brand awareness, creating positive brand association, business development and networking also gets great response by the new way of connecting the people. Websites like Wikipedia or even forums and chat rooms helps people to get connected to many. Any individual could add his knowledge or idea to an article and share it to other sites like Digg.
Controlling search results help with reputation management, it is also a part of SMM. Postings which refer a site are posted to various sites for getting good ranking at search results. This is a method to make more people aware of your firm. Marketers are allowed to reach audience who can provide this valuable links, helping in the business competitions. People might not directly engage on to your brand, but they could get a branded experience and are more likely to have a brand memory in the future.
But research shows that the effective features of SMM are used by less number of people comparing to the total number of people visiting these sites. But people using the internet are rising up year by year and there is always hope for an increase. Search engines uses new search results algorithms that are very effective than those used, when they were introduced. People get to a site by the links that they get on browsing. So it is important to understand how our links could be visible.
Bloggers, journalists, directory builder or researchers could give a link a nice exposure. Certain points like stunning designs, ad-free content, high accessibility, clear navigations could surely attract more people and those like poor site architectures, forced registration, unprofessional design and obtrusive ads will certainly pull the users back.
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