On Etsy, any of us can become a business owner. Have a unique homemade idea? Are you a knitting expert? Perfect. Time to start selling. Etsy has created a straightforward, simple platform to allow any individual a store front to sell their unique and homemade products. For the user, they have also created a simplified ability to track and monitor the traffic of the site and relate that back to social media practices and success. Fundamentally, the same practices that exist for multi-million dollar corporations are relevant to small business owners, including those who are making their own wares in their kitchen while the kids play outside. Compiling and observing social media metrics is one thing. Using that information to influence action (drive sales), or improve marketing decisions is another.
Title: Social Media Marketing – Around the World by Word of Mouth Organization: Multiple – General Industry: Multiple – General Author: Terry-Lynn Conway To coin a phrase by Erik Qualman “Word of Mouth / World of Mouth” is an under-statement of Social Media today. Someone tells two friends, they tell two friends and so on and in… Read more »