SOCIAL MEDIA + SOCIAL E-COMMERCE = BUSINESS
Do you sometimes feel like a Gorilla?
You are not alone!
Does the Apps World make you dizzy? Let us simplify and explain how business and industry can apply, use and benefit from it all. Apps are simply software applications that perform certain defined functions which could be virtually anything under the sun. Sooner we get used to Apps world, the better it is, because Apps are here to stay.
It's a trend bandwagon and it’s screaming! Those who get on-board will be smiling. New technology has improved efficiency of communications to reach people faster and all across platforms that they use like PC, laptop, tablet, iPad, iPhone, Android, WinMo (Windows mobile), Palm and other hand-held devices which were called PDAs in stone ages. Those people can also be your potential clients or customers. The hype is about technology finding a way to reach the most personal devices of people to get noticed, advertise your product or services. Beyond this is only implant. If moderately used, it can benefit the business or industry. For example, a new alert, sent via twitter account which your clients follow, is like a broadcast. It tells clients that you are over your Gorilla syndrome.
Wondering about Social Media Network?
New trends in marketing technology, social media, internet presence and communications to reach the platform used by potential customers has become an important factor in growth of business. Online access to business information, documents, sharing and efficient communication platforms are important to lead generation, lead follow-ups, leads tracking etc. all of which helps business. However, it’s not advisable to invest heavily in the yearly subscription services and using 10% of it. It’s recommended to moderately use a little portion of each service to maximize it’s potential thereby bringing value to your business.
Time to Upgrade
Traditional businesses are generally resistant to change due to confusing options. Technology has to be market-tested before it is applied to real world. However, now the choices and speed have surpassed the decision making speed. That is why, the adoption is lagging behind.
Now is the time, to re-think that premise in terms of change while preserving work or process-flow. Being dynamic and flexible can help you reach where your client or customer is. Making your presence felt on the new technology platforms and social networks can send a message that you are up-to-date and informed. This area is technology-driven and has come to be known as AM&PR Management or Marketing Technology where your different social network platforms work hand in hand with your PR, Blog, Website etc. adding value.
Embracing the Cloud for Online Collaboration and Data Storage is another story for another day!
If you have overcome the Gorilla syndrome by reading this, send us a tweet at our twitter handle: @amerinde.com