Click for full size infographic and witness the dramatic rise in the importance of Facebook and Twitter and YouTube to marketers as companies and brands embrace social media across the board in a number of ways to reach potential customers.
An active social media program will make your business locations more prominent in sources across the web, and prominence is a primary factor used by Google in local search rankings.
Build a fan base on Facebook. Forty percent of Facebook users also follow a brand. More than half of these Facebook users will move on to purchase that brand. Facebook ‘likes’ are a speed-marketing tool that virally spread brand awareness by delivering information to the news feeds of everyone befriended by your brand fans.