NORFOLK, VA (November 2, 2016) – Jamar Diggs, Social Media & Marketing Strategist of J Diggs Media has been selected as one of eighteen mentors at START! Peninsula entrepreneur event on November 4th – 6th. As a business mentor, Jamar Diggs will offer advice and encouragement to the entrepreneurs as they construct the perfect pitch.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past months, you’ve probably seen a few of your friends “going live.” Facebook Live has made incredible strides since launching the live streaming functionality last summer and I think it’s only going to get better. Let’s face it – people love being nosey and now with the Facebook’s live streaming feature friends and family can see what others are up to in real-time.
So you’ve dabbled in Facebook and Twitter. Now, you want to dominate Instagram. Instagram has been very popular and with over 300 million monthly users how could you not be drawn to it? Users rely on this platform to find trends and document life with just a single photo, giving you the perfect place to share the story of your brand.
The average small business owner is always busy. They don’t have all the time in the world to sit down and focus on growth. Instead, they tend to focus on the day-to-day operation or the instant revenue-generating part of the business. As we evolve more into a technology-driven society, business owners are becoming more aware that social media is an important aspect of their business strategy. Business owners are starting to understand that maintaining an online presence is just as important as maintaining sales, customer service and print marketing.
All of them, duh! No, Just kidding. Stop thinking that. NOW!
Social media is fun and everyone is on at least one social network. But which one is right for your business? It’s great that businesses are seeing the value in social media, but now its time to understand how much time you have to invest in it. Its essential to choose the best social sites for your content marketing strategy.