Most people are familiar with Facebook which is a social networking site with more than 600 million active members. With Facebook you can create your profile, add other members as friends and send and receive messages. These will come in the form of automatic notifications which pop up every time one of your friends updates their profiles. There is also a platform where one may become a common member of groups organized in the form of school, colleges, workplace or any other desirable traits.
Additionally, you can also create Facebook pages for your online business to enable you to update your clients on the upcoming events or new products or services. Below are some of the ways that you can use your Facebook account.
With over 600 million users Facebook is the largest social networking website available. Facebook also has the largest online community that will enable you to reach your target audience conveniently and at a relatively low cost when compared with traditional advertising techniques and strategies.
You can also use Facebook as a substitute for your email. With the advent of Facebook messaging you can use it as a very effective form of communication that will enable you to communicate even more efficiently than your email account.
You can also use your Facebook account to offer customer support for your business, your products and services.
The more friends and followers you have the more popular your product or service will become. This will be beneficial to your business because it will; translate to more clients for your product and services.
Facebook is also an effective way of getting feedback for your products and services. What more? You can even discuss your product and services on your Facebook pages.
Facebook has very high public relations and there is a high likelihood that your page will appear high on the ranks of search engines making your business presence felt on the internet. If you are lucky to have a website you can use back link strategy to gain more visibility on the internet.
The availability of Facebook social plug-ins adds functionality to your website; this is because you can leave your comments directly through a face book comment box, share opinions and ideas as well as have a real time view of your Facebook page.
With such a large number of users, you are bound to have a viral growth for your Facebook pages. Anyone who like your pages is automatically added to your page facilitate an easier gathering of likeminded individuals in an even simpler manner than the ones offered by the traditional email services in addition to channelling more traffic to your website.
These are by no means conclusive ways in which one can use his Facebook account but will offer act as a good starting point.