Targeting E-Commerce Business Growth with Social Media Marketing

By on September 7, 2017

Thinking about the next goal of your recently launched e-commerce business? You must be going through the possible options of marketing. Just like you can find numerous websites online selling products of diverse varieties, you can also find almost everyone making use of social media channels at least for once every day.

But what is the connection between the two?

If you are looking for the link in between, you can easily understand how effective it will be utilize social media marketing for your ecommerce business.

You have a range of wider products to be sold to the interested customers. While the social media channels have the right audience you are looking for to promote and marketing your business.

Understanding the user intent even while marketing products through these widely accepted channels makes up business growth.

If you have seen bigger and smaller brands marketing their product range through social media channels, primarily Facebook, you can do the same for your business too.

But it is best to understand the fact that not all marketing campaigns lead to expected business growth and may fail as well.

Here are three simple facts to consider while you plan to invest in marketing your e-commerce business through social media channels: 

  1. Specify Which Channel Will Return Maximum Gains

Although there are several different social media channels available across the web including Facebook, Twitter and others, this does not mean you need to invest in them all.

Based on your business specifications and the budget you can invest in social media marketing, choices from the limited number of these channels needs to be made.

A common concern for the ecommerce business website owners is about the expected sales to be achieved by marketing their business on social media. Satisfying this concern, it is best to start marketing your products on a channel that leads to higher ROI.

You can then gradually start marketing over other productive channels too.

  1. Build a Valuable Brand Voice over Social Media

Over popular channels like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, ecommerce businesses are marketed for the sake of higher exposure as well as sales.

But in the contemporary time, product marketing is not just about selling what you offer. Rather, it is more about promoting the values and benefits related to your product.

With the changing time, buyer intent is also changing. You need to make them aware about the products you are offering, their qualities and related facts as such promotion works. Salesy pitches are more often neglected by the end consumers.

So, along with having a specific goal of product marketing through social media channels in mind, it is important to build your brand voice there too. The targeted customers should start relying upon your brand to make up their minds for purchases.

Excessive marketing does not help in the long run, but valuable brand voice.

  1. Hire Expert Social Media Marketing Company for Such Needs

It is better to invest in the expertise of social media marketers than to just keep trying your abilities in marketing your brand without any external help.

Marketing over the popular social media channels also implies that you need to know the foundational values of how it all works. Marketing companies dealing with such needs of diverse clients know what it takes to convert social media users to buyers.

Effectiveness of business marketing brings results. So, it is best to hire such a company to help you achieve business goals.

About Taranpreet Singh

Taranpreet Singh is an experienced Digital Designer, Marketing Consultant Co-founder of Design Pandaa Technologies. He has the experience of serving a diverse clientele in web design and marketing consultation for growing their businesses.
Close

Like what you're reading?

Like us on Twitter, Facebook or Google+ for more!