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73% Of Fast-Growing SMBs Increased Social Media Spend In 2013 [STUDY]

73% Of Fast-Growing SMBs Increased Social Media Spend In 2013 [STUDY]

Three-quarters of “hypergrowth” small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in North America increased their budgetary spend on social media and social media advertising in 2013, reveals a new study from LinkedIn.

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4 1/2 Things You Need To Know About Small Business Marketing In 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

4 1/2 Things You Need To Know About Small Business Marketing In 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you now that four in five (79 percent) of small businesses spend less than two hours per week on Twitter?

Why? Time. Rather, the distinct lack of it. With 96 percent of SMBs having five employees or less, social media is still a luxury. Around half spend less than two hours each week on Facebook, email or even their website, and 91 of SMB owners serve as the company’s primary marketer.

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Email, Mobile Top 2014 SMB Marketing Wish Lists (And Social Apps Also On The Rise) [STUDY]

Email, Mobile Top 2014 SMB Marketing Wish Lists (And Social Apps Also On The Rise) [STUDY]

As a small business owner, what are your digital marketing priorities heading into 2014?

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One In Five UK Small Businesses Now Use Twitter [STUDY]

One In Five UK Small Businesses Now Use Twitter [STUDY]

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in the United Kingdom have doubled their marketing and advertising budgets in the past two years, with a sizeable chunk of that spend going towards social media, reveals new research from BIA/Kelsey.

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What Can Social Media Do For Your Small Business? [INFOGRAPHIC]

In less than a decade social media has revolutionised marketing, lead generation and sales for brands of all shapes and sizes across almost every industry. And this includes small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), too – indeed, the financially low entry point of platforms such as Twitter and Facebook make than an equal opportunity option for all brands… including yours.

It’s not too late to get onboard. Four out of five SMBs now use social media to engage with customers, with Facebook (85 percent), LinkedIn and Twitter (59 percent each) leading the way, and just 4 percent of SMBs say that they are not likely to use social media at all in the next year.

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77% Of SMBs Use Social Media, 25% Rate It Amongst Most Effective Marketing Tools [STUDY]

More than three-quarters of U.S. small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are currently using social media as part of their digital marketing arsenal, reveals a new study.

In their The State Of Digital Marketing For SMBs March 2013 report, Vocus and Inc. Magazine discovered that social media marketing is being used by 77.3 percent of SMBs, and almost one-quarter (24.9 percent) rated it as one of the top three most effective tools for their marketing needs.

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Social, Mobile And Staffing Cited As Key Factors For SMB Growth, Says Study [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that 22 percent of small businesses now use or plan to use Twitter in the next year?

That’s according to a recent study from Paychex, which also revealed that, after some initial reluctance and teething problems, SMBs have stared to warm up up to social media – 14 percent favour Pinterest, 25 percent are pro Google+ and more than two in five are use or plan to use LinkedIn (41 percent) and Facebook (42 percent).

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