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Is advertising on Facebook free?
Information on how to advertise your business for free on Facebook and how to start marketing your business on Facebook.
By: CaSandra Poulos
Facebook is the most widely used social network site and no wonder, so many people want to take advantage of its popularity and of the coverage it brings.
So is advertising on facebook really free – yes, it is. One can indeed start a business page or ad by following these steps:
1. Visit this site: http://www.facebook.com/
2. You must create choose the best category for your business and then you must enter your business name and click on “Create a Page” icon.
3. Add a description for your business and add your website address. You also have the choice to add your logo, your picture or a video relating to your business.
4. You must then click the hyperlinked business name which is on the top left corner to publish your page.
5. And from that profile of yours, you can then “like” your page and ask your friends to like it too. Your friends will see your page that you liked on your profile. And you can even send them a private message or you can post a message on their wall saying “pls like my page on facebook.”
What is so good about facebook is the fact that one can get so personal when it comes to engaging with their clients. Facebook connects anyone from all over the world in a click of a mouse. Facebook can connect with anyone of any age and that is what businessmen must take advantage of. If you have a product targeting 25-35 year old women in California, you can indeed narrow down and at the same time expand by selecting your target specifying your audience.
Facebook is growing and the number of users keeps increasing every minute of the day. This is due to the fact that facebook does not stop itself from improving. It fixes and upgrades its system all the time to give you the kind of social site that is not only engaging, personal and interesting but also ideal for your business.
You must also learn to understand how facebook works in order to have a more effective advertising in it. You can update your page every now and then by posting pictures of your new products. You can also ask your target audience some questions that would make them warm up to you all the more.
So now are you thinking of advertising on facebook? And yes, you must also remember that since it is a social site, it would be wise if you try not to sound “preachy” with your selling techniques. You would push people away that way since people log in to facebook to relax and to socialize. If they wanted to buy anything, they’d be out in the mall or they’d be clicking on e-bay. So click that mouse and advertise on facebook now.
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