Posting on social media is a great way to get your brand out there, but with so many post filling peoples newsfeeds everyday it can be hard to get yours to standout. How can you prevent your posts from being buried among hundreds of other posts the minute you press send? Here are a few tips on how to boost your post without pressing the Boost Button.
Make sure the content you are sharing in worth being shared. In order to hold the attention of your followers your content needs to be worthy of your audiences time. Posting content that is irrelevant or thoughtless can actually hurt your brand.
There are many different types of content to consider when posting to social media, from text to infographics, to memes, videos, guides and more. Adding a mix of content can help keep your audience engaged in your brand. It is also important to use high quality graphics and photos when posting to social media.
Call to Action
When posting it is important to always use a call to action on your post. These can remind your audience to act and in turn boost engagement significantly. Asking people to like, share or retweet guides your audience to act and helps increase the reach of a simple posts
When it comes to social media, timing is everything! That is why it is necessary to perfect your timing. But it is not consistent across the board. Each network, as well as each specific audience, has its own window of great posting times. Social media tools like Facebook Insights can give you data as to when your audience is most likely to engage with your posts. By following these trends you will be able to post efficiently and maximize your engagement without your post being lost in a sea of notifications.