Facebook’s 25% annual growth may be a long way from slowing down. Until we severely limit Facebook’s usurious practices, or we leave for a better social media platform, we’ve got to do better. You can ask Facebook to do the right thing. Reinstate our friends on our newsfeeds.
Facebook would love you to think it is still a social network. And they would also love you to believe that they have their finger on the pulse of your potential customer. The lie is, Facebook is no longer a social network. Facebook is an advertising and marketing platform to billions of consumers globally.
I love social media. I write about it all the time, I socialize my content every day, and still the stats for most of my daily stats look like this. SIX referrals from social media yesterday. I posted 20 things. On Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and StumbleUpon. And I get 6 measly referrals. I’m not […]
The big big big client, that I can’t talk about yet, doesn’t read my blog at all. The CEO could care less about my Twitter followers or tweets. What the “focus of my next few months” client cares about is my history of success in online marketing. He doesn’t want to READ my blog. He wants me to show him numbers, show him ideas, and chart a path for growth of HIS BUSINESS.
Are you thinking about starting a blog? Are you working, leading, exploring social media as a career? Okay. So if I Google your name, or your Twitter ID I’m going to find… what exactly?