Facebook recently launched “Facebook for Business” a comprehensive guide to market your products and services on Facebook.
If you are a new blogger or a small business owner trying to understand how facebook works and how you can build a large community of facebook fans then this is an awesome resource to help you build presence.
Facebook for business guide focuses on the main facebook platform, facebook ads, sponsored stories, fan pages and more. The guide does an excellent job of explaining the various opportunities that exisits on Facebook by using its powerful marketing tools.
The launch timing is perfect and gives a strong message of encouragement to bloggers and small busineses on how they can use facebook to build their presence unlike Google’s Plus platform that does not yet allow company profiles.
Facebook seems to be taking Google Plus as a very serious player in the market. It wants to ensue that it builds features and applications that are top class for its users.
With the help of the guide you can:
1)Build a presence on Facebook:
– Learn how to create pages and profiles for your business, link your profile and business to places and let your friends know when they check in to your store , make your website social by added the Facebook like button, and other sharing facebook features.
2)Engage with your community:
– Use your page to engage with your community , learn to post regular updates, posts and other relevant offers, get to know your community better by responding to their feedback, learn how to increase engagement and visibility for your facebook page.
3)Advertise on Facebook:
– Create an ad and take advantage of the 750 million strong facebook community.