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7 Trusted Social Media Platform To Grow Your Business by Experience101(m): 7:56am On Sep 21, 2018
Marketers all over the world are always searching for ways that they can use to showcase their products and services to large audience so as to promote their businesses and also increase sales. The traditional ways by which business use to do this was Newspaper, TV, Radio, Magazines etc. which are great ways to make your business known to the public but there is a better way that you can use to leverage your products online and it is no other than social media.

Social media is a place where millions if not billions of people converge for so many reasons which includes creating and sharing of contents, videos, ideas, networking with people etc. and marketers can tap into this traffic source to grow their business.

Unlike the traditional ways of growing your business as I mentioned earlier, social media is a far cheaper way to grow your business and produces a high “Return On Investment” for marketers on a daily bases. 90% of the world’s populations have a social media account and they keep signing up for more as long as it interest them,  so you are rest assured that no matter the social media site you decide to invest your time on you are guaranteed of reaching large number of potential customers.

Social media has gone from just a place where people get to meet new friends but people are now using it to purchase an item which is why top ecommerce websites use social media to advertise their products. One of the ways top brands and businesses use to engage with their followers is through social media.

With all this said, not all social media platforms might be good for your business so you have got to figure out the ones where you are likely to meet people interested in your business so you can market to them.

In this article, we will be listing out the best social media sites you can use to market your products as well as grow your business.


I call Facebook a country of its own, it is estimated that Facebook has over 2.1 billion monthly actives users which makes it one of the best social media sites marketers and businesses can use to reach their targeted audience. Whatever your intentions are on using this platform whether it’s to get traffic to your website, drive sales to your products, make people aware of your brand etc. this site provides all you need.
Facebook has a wide demography as you are able to reach people in other countries using this platform. There are lots of ways you can use to get your targeted audience on this platform but the fastest though involves you spending some money but can still be done on a small budget is Facebook advertising. The Facebook advertisement is great as it allows your target your audience by location, age, gender, desires and lots more. With this feature only the right people will get to see your products. Another way of getting traffic from Facebook is by posting on groups.


Well we had to put Instagram at number 2 as it is owned by Facebook and huge traffic can be gotten from this site. Instagram is basically a photo and video sharing platform and has over 1 billion monthly active users. This platform deals mostly with graphic contents so if you are going to use Instagram to grow your business you should consider creating images and short videos of your products and business. This platform also gives you the opportunity to interact with your customers directly so your customers can message you if they have any question to ask you.


Pinterest in another great social media platform you can use to grow your business but I must say it depends on the business you are into that will determine how successful you would be using this platform. Pinterest is a social media platform that has over 200 million monthly active users and majority of them are into lifestyle and anything related. This platform can be very profitable to people that are in the fashion, food, home decoration niche and can drive insane amount of traffic to your website. (every business needs a website). It is also an image sharing site so you can start posting images of your products and business on Pinterest. This social platform allows you to start organised as you can create different boards for different products.

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