How to Use Facebook to Grow Your Audience

Grow Your Audience

If you want to grow your business online, you’ve got to know how to connect with people.

One of the easiest ways to do that is with social media.

Mainly, Facebook.

Billions of people log onto Facebook every single day. It’s probably the biggest playing field for online entrepreneurs to expand their network. Not to mention…it’s free.

How to use Facebook to grow your audience

It’s pretty simple.

First things first…it is a social networking platform. Therefore, you need to remember your goal is to be social. You want to use Facebook to connect with people.

If you are looking to grow your business, it’s a good idea to know ahead of time, the type of people you want to get to know.

How to Leverage Hashtags on Facebook for Social Marketing

hashtags on FacebookAre you familiar with hashtags? If you know anything about Twitter, you probably know they originated there back in 2007. More recently, hashtags on Facebook, have made their grand debut.

Initially, I didn’t know how this would play out. I was one of the people who would get annoyed seeing hashtags on Facebook when clearly, it was a “Twitter thing”. What made them so irrelevant was the fact that they really served no purpose there.

Now that the tables have turned, I’m totally on board!

Why Use Hashtags on Facebook

If you are an entrepreneur or small business owner using Facebook as a platform to grow your business, you know how vital it is to spread the word. Using hashtags on Facebook can help you increase brand awareness and even generate you more traffic to your fan pages and websites.