What Social Media Platforms are Best for YOUR Business?

Considering the proliferation of social media, the best advice I can give an organization is to focus on social platforms that are best suited for their business.

The good folks at QuickSprout created this infographic that outlines the benefits of each major platform. Find out what social media platforms are best for your business below:

What Social Media Platforms are Best for YOUR Business?

Interesting Stats

  • 75% of people are somewhat or highly likely to share content they like online with friends, co-workers or family-49% do this at least weekly.
  • 86% of marketers stated that social media is important for their business.
  • 89% of marketers stated that increased exposure was the number one benefit of social media marketing.

Key Takeaways

 

Publications and B2B businesses should use Twitter.

  • 85% of B2b marketers use Twitter.
  • 53% of businesses in the information and communication sector reported the highest rate of blogs and microblog usage (Twitter)

B2B companies and Recruiters should use LinkedIn.

B2C brands and Software companies should use Facebook.

B2B companies and any brand that targets male professionals should use Google+

  • 57% of consumers say that product videos make them more confident in a purchase and less likely to return an item.

Ecommerce brands should use YouTube.

All  ecommerce, retail, food, and fashion brands should use Pinterest–especially those that target moms.

  • Moms are 61% more likely to visit Pinterest than the average American.

 

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  • Li Van Der Borght

    Thanks for sharing those social data, Juntae, that really helps me to oversee the status quo in the U.S.A.
    I love your quote “LinkedIn is for people you know. Facebook is for people you used to know. Twitter is for people you want to know.”
    Rock you !!!

    • Thanks for reading and commenting! I look forward to future engagement.

  • Li Van Der Borght

    Thanks for sharing those social data, Juntae, that really helps me to oversee the status quo in the U.S.A.
    I love your quote “LinkedIn is for people you know. Facebook is for people you used to know. Twitter is for people you want to know.”
    Rock you !!!

    • Thanks for reading and commenting! I look forward to future engagement.

  • Lorenzo Mora III

    Very informative Juntae, I look forward to your insights all the time.

  • Lorenzo Mora III

    Very informative Juntae, I look forward to your insights all the time.

  • Engin Dikmen

    Thank you Juntae. Very informative data. I look forward.

  • Engin Dikmen

    Thank you Juntae. Very informative data. I look forward.

  • @AntoInt

    The amount of people likely to share or actually sharing content online is staggering but not surprising. There are such immense opportunities for all of us to get our content right and make it shareable. Thanks for Sharing Juntae!

    • Thanks for reading and commenting. I look forward to future engagements.

  • @AntoInt

    The amount of people likely to share or actually sharing content online is staggering but not surprising. There are such immense opportunities for all of us to get our content right and make it shareable. Thanks for Sharing Juntae!

    • Thanks for reading and commenting. I look forward to future engagements.

  • Kate

    Thank you Juntae. Article is very useful!

  • Kate

    Thank you Juntae. Article is very useful!

  • Nice blog. Thanks for sharing this informative blog!!!

  • Nice blog. Thanks for sharing this informative blog!!!

  • Bhavana Jaiswal

    This is lovely! Any similar thoughts on Snapchat, Line & WeChat?

    • I’m doing research on that for a future post. Stay tuned!

  • Bhavana Jaiswal

    This is lovely! Any similar thoughts on Snapchat, Line & WeChat?

    • I’m doing research on that for a future post. Stay tuned!

  • Emi Kiakubu

    Really mind blowing. Thanks Juntea DeLane

  • Emi Kiakubu

    Really mind blowing. Thanks Juntea DeLane

  • CraigGraves

    Good stuff Juntea! Thanks for posting!

  • CraigGraves

    Good stuff Juntea! Thanks for posting!

  • Akhil Sharma

    Hey JUNTAE DELANE great blog. Very interesting share but as per my experience Twitter does well for all kinds of business/service than any other platform. You just need a dedicated person to keeping tweeting good content & follow the right people.

    • I agree Akhil. Thanks for reading and commenting!