The Harvard Business Review Analytics Service recently conducted a survey of 2,100 organizations and discovered that 79% are currently using social media channels. They also asked them what they saw as the benefits of social media and here are the results and feedback from the real world.
1. Increased awareness of the organisation
2. Increased traffic to website
3. Greater favorable perceptions of the brand
4. Able to monitor conversations about the organisation
5. Able to develop targeted marketing activities
6. Better understanding of customers perceptions of their brand
7. Improved insights about their target markets
8. Identification of positive and negative comments
9. Increase in new business
10. Identification of new product or service opportunities
11. Ability to measure the frequency of the discussion about the brand
12. Early warning of potential product or service issues
Profundis Design can bring your UI up to speed by adding the Social Media interactivity you desire. Whether it’s a Twitter Widget or a Facebook Timeline, we help make sense #of #the #hashtags by using available API’s and scripts to make Social Networking work for you. And if an API doesn’t already exist, we can develop it for you.