One of the reasons why I enjoy marketing is because it is a very challenging job. Not all problems are the same and a lot of times you must come up with innovative ways to overcome obstacles. After living and breathing the profession for years you come to learn a few tricks of the trade.
Let me begin by telling you why this article is different than the other billion “How to Get 1000 Follower’s” articles out there. First off, I have grown a lot of different social networks and communities to 1000+ followers. I have grown a thousand plus followers onTwitter, Google+, Facebook, and recently a community within Google+. I have also built my own social network which now has more than 30,000+ registered users. If you still need more convincing and you’re one of those people that actually care, my Klout score is 56.
What I’m about to write comes from years of experience, hard work, and discovery. I want to pass on information that is different than all of the cliche digital media marketing tips that is floating around and actually give specific strategies that drive real results.
For the past decade I have had the luxury to see social media progress from something kids do for fun into something businesses now spend millions to strategize their initiatives. Social media can be a godsend or become a disastrous failure for personal/business marketing. In my opinion, there are basic differences that distinguishes a person that takes social media seriously compared to someone that uses it casually.