Are you a social media manager or maybe just someone looking to improve his or her account use? If so, then continue to read on and discover helpful tips and tools for managing several accounts on various platforms.
Businesses and regular users are typically present on every social media platform. While this is great for an online presence, it can become overwhelming trying to keep up with numerous accounts. However, it does not have to stressful.
Have a Strategy
Every company should have a clearly defined social media strategy that includes goals and how they plan to reach them. The strategy also should have details about how each platform will be utilized. This will ensure that you are taking the correct steps on each platform to reach your goals.
Make a Schedule
Each site has optimal posting times where users are most likely to be online checking for updates. Take advantage of those opportunities by putting out your content during those times. It is also to best to be consistent with when you post so your users will know when to be on the lookout for new content; therefore, making a schedule and sticking to it, can be very beneficial.
Create Content Ahead of Time
While it is nearly impossible to create some types of content ahead of time, others can easily be made for future use. For example, if there is a holiday approaching, go ahead and design a post that can go along with it. By creating content for future use, this will relieve the stress of constantly having to make posts in an instant. Instead, you can focus on keeping up with what is trending, as well as current events, so you are more likely to be able to post relevant, informative content that readers will want to share with others.
Take Advantage of Tools
With so many social media management tools out there, your options and benefits are endless. These resources can assist you with managing accounts, monitoring engagement, and measuring stats. A few I would recommend include Sprout Social, HootSuite, and Agora Pulse.
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At SociallyIn Olivia works with the social media department as a social media manager. She also creates various content such as blogs, eBooks, and infographics. Outside of SociallyIn, you can find her listening to music, online shopping, or watching cooking shows.