4 tips for an effective Facebook marketing strategy

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Social media Ads have the potential of increasing the awareness of your brand fast. You can create a business page at no cost which can easily attract consumers. The most important thing to define from onset of your campaign is your target audience

Below are some of the 4 tips that I think are strategic to run an effective Facebook marketing campaign.

  • Design the right Facebook campaign

The key to a successful Facebook marketing campaign is first deciding on the type of campaign you want to run. Facebook offers a number of campaign types for example promoting posts, pages, and even just pushing traffic to your website directly. Depending with your goal, it’s good to go through each of this portion as see which one gives you the best results.

  • Plan your campaign content

Choose Ad grabbing content that will easily appeal to your target audience. Everything you use in your ad will definitely determine how effective it will be in the market. Our target client have short attention spans so consider using visuals i.e. images that pop or stand out from the rest.

Remember the visuals you use should relate to the ad, otherwise users may feel lost or cheated if you use misleading information which may ruin your online brand reputation

  • Be flexible with your social media marketing budget

Before diving into Facebook marketing you need to understand your campaign options very well. The ability to set options such as ad scheduling and bid adjustments can help you make the most of your budget. And, if you’re getting a return on investment from your campaign and believe you could increase the money you are spending then gradually increase your budget as you consider your ROI.

  •  Observe your social media data metrics and keep on adjusting

One of the best things about Facebook marketing is its insights and analytics dashboard. Here you can view a number of metrics concerning you campaign. The ability of doing precise targeting allows you to do A/B testing across various demographics  giving you more options to reach your target audience.

So during your campaign period generate reports and analyze what’s working and maybe what isn’t, fine-tune your campaign to improve the results

In Conclusion

I believe social media tools have made it easier for businesses to communicate with customers, you only need to apply some bit of smart analytics to harness the full power of this platforms. Please share below ideas, tips and more effective ways one can use Facebook as marketing campaign platform for his/her business




I'm Patrick Mwachugu, front-end developer and digital marketing consultant. I have over 8 years in web design. I specialize in WordPress CMS websites. I frequently share my knowledge here and other blogs on some of the new trends in web design and online marketing tips in general.

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