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How to use Social Networks as an effective and free marketing tool

  • Posted on: 12 February 2015
  • By: Raven

"I need more sales. I need more donations to my organization. I need more people to know who I am or what I'm doing. I can't afford to pay someone to do this so I guess I have to do it myself."

Many of us, including myself, are in this position. It took time to figure all this out, but there are no super-secrets here. I'm putting all the most important components together in an easy to digest format. This way you don't have to struggle through it like I did.

I am writing this primarily to help some not-for-profit organizations I work with. However I will keep the terminology and techniques general enough that anyone can benefit from them.

I'll start with a chart, after which I'll explain each of the elements and how to take advantage of them.

Marketing Chart