- Create and post more of your own content. This includes blogs, infographics, videos, company news, etc. Get creative, call a brainstorming session and get the whole team involved, chances are you have a lot of unique content to contribute. Bonus, posting original content will help drive more traffic to your website, not someone else’s.
- Use articles, blogs, videos, and more to spark engagement instead of just giving the facts. Whether it’s your original content or content from a reputable source, use these resources as a way to get your social media followers involved. Ask questions such as “What do you think?” or “Was this a good or bad idea?” Social media is all about open, constant communication. Get things rolling in your favor!
- The 80/20 rule is an invaluable piece of social media marketing wisdom. This means that 80% of the time your posts consist of useful, entertaining information that is not self-promoting. The other 20% of the time your posts can pitch the products or services you offer along with an effective call-to-action.
Follow these quick tips to peek your followers’ interest and keep them coming back for more. Not only will this help you retain followers, it will help you gain more.