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Social Media Marketing Notes What is Social Media? SOCIAL MEDIA is a website or application that enables users to create and share content or to participate in social networking. Businesses who use social media as a key part of their marketing strategy usually see great measureable results. The key to successful social media is to make it a key priority and to treat it with the same care, respect, and attention you do all of your marketing efforts. Social Media Sites Facebook instgram Twitter pinterest YouTube Linkedin Forms of Social Media Social networks Connect with people Media sharing networks—Share photos, videos, and other media Discussion forums—Share news and ideas Bookmarking and content curation networks—Discover, save, and share new content Consumer review networks—Find and review businesses Blogging and publishing networks publish content online Interest-based networks—Share interests and hobbies Social shopping networksShop online Sharing economy networks—Trade goods and services Anonymous social networks—Communicate anonymously Social Media Popularity According to Statistica, the number of worldwide users on social media is projected to hit a whopping 3.02 billion active users per month by 2021.
That's one-third of the world’s entire population! So, it’s obvious that social media, more and more, is engaging the majority of the world's citizenry.

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