images (1)Social Media Marketing is a platform that works on two-way communication. That means there has to a channel that seems interesting to customers so that they would come there again and again. But some business owners just don’t seem to understand the basic idea. They sound self-centered and just talk about themselves on social media. This can really put-off the audience zero-downing the whole benefit of social-media networking. Let’s learn what all mistakes should be scrapped off the resume while we exercise the social-media marketing tactics.

Don’t bigmouth your products and services: Don’t blabber about your brand too much that your customers don’t feel like visiting your social profiles. This disconnects your customers from you and you will sound a corporate rather than a friend next door. Hence it is important to maintain a proportion of both. You can maintain a healthy relation with your customers by posting majority content regarding their problems and rest of the writings can include information about your products and company.

Don’t miss sharing the content: If you are tweeting repeatedly about your product and services but never thought of re-tweeting your follower’s content, then you are on the wrong track. Re-tweeting, sharing and pinning your fans can really make a difference to your brand. Prominent followers will build an engaging community around your business strengthening your relationships with the customers. This will considerably increase social networking, pushing your brand to top and creating a trustworthy relationship. Sharing posts and pins related to topics much wanted by your audience can make it an interactive process. Besides, sharing content related to a specific product will help the customers gain a better understanding of the product.

images (2)Don’t post anything offensive: If you think that some part of your content can affect the customers in a negative way, then it is better that you don’t post it. After all your viewers are your customers. Try never to be offensive and community specific. Don’t hurt the sentiments of any caste, creed, gender or any other category. Posting sensitive content can really destroy your image and you going unpopular among folks. Always avoid putting remarks which inspire any politics or strong emotions as this can really backlash in form of customers commenting on your postings. One should also not make fun of other products and services as it can also send a wrong message to your audience.  Many times customers chuck off these brands, moving to your competitors and this can be a big loss to you. Moreover your whole company’s reputation can be at stake.

To conclude, social-media is a great platform and if wisely used can lend you a big fortune but if misused can turn your brand into ashes. So instead of starting from scratch once again, it is better you understand some important aspects of Social Media Marketing. If you don’t have the experience, deploying a Social Media Marketing consultant will be the best idea.