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You know you need a social media presence for your store, but do you know why?

  • Facebook advertising is up 62% year over year from 2015 to 2016.
  • 25% of Facebook users who click on a Facebook ad make a purchase.
  • 60% of those surveyed want easier access to online support (customer service).

Source: Kleiner Perkins Internet Trends Report 2017

We have 4 different offerings to help coordinate your social profiles:

Socially Savvy

Want to take your social accounts to the next level? With this option, you get everything included in the two previous tiers plus our digital marketing specialists help run promoted posts, geo-targeted advertisements, contests, dynamic campaigns and a variety of other advanced social offerings. Linking to the weekly ad is included in this option.*

Content Management

Mixing store-supplied content and general information, this option enhances your social media presence. We work with you to make sure content resonates with consumers and draws them into the page and the store. Linking to the weekly ad is included in this option.*

Ad Posting & Monitoring

Don’t have time to send us content each week? This option is for you. We’ll post your ad, either through a link to your website or the ad pages themselves*, on time each week and monitor mentions of your account, contacting you when necessary to answer customer questions. No additional content is included.

Need content?

Social Octane (powered by Media Solutions Corp.) is a subscription based program featuring weekly tips, ideas, and images for Facebook in an easy-to-post format. We supply the content, you post when you want.

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Facebook, Twitter & Instagram accounts are supported by these offerings.
* Per page fee for posting of ad page images (links to the ad posted on a website are included in all offering fees)

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My Thoughts on How Social Media is Changing

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I recently highlighted the relatively new Facebook feature called Groups for Pages, or Brand Groups, in a recap of a Hootsuite webinar that highlighted social media trends for 2018. Facebook launched the feature this summer and Hootsuite predicts Groups for…

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Telling Your Story on Digital

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When I work with retailers on social media content strategy, I always remind them to “tell their story.” But what does that mean? It means posting about more than just product and price. Yes, a good sale can get people…

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AWG Brands Digital Promotions: October Edition

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Each month AWG Brands supplies its member retailers with free digital content to share on their social media pages and websites. Here’s what’s on tap for October: Best Choice Cold Prevention Kit Giveaway What: Best Choice Cold Prevention Kit Giveaway: Customers…

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Blogging For Your Business

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Blogging isn’t just a hobby for parents sharing meal prep ideas or dedicated fans giving their insights on the latest YA fantasy novel. Some people have turned blogging into a lucrative business. Additionally, already-established businesses can use blogging as another…