The creation of an acronym for the word F.A.C.E.B.O.O.K. was developed to help you look at it through new eyes as a good way to be transparent and successful on Facebook. Share in this article are a few tips to help you in your journey of learning how to use Facebook to grow your business.

One way that you can think of Facebook is as a business component that is an extension of your business. As an extension of your business, Facebook can help you reach others online that you may not have had the opportunity to reach.

Below is the acronym to help you remember how you can use F.A.C.E.B.O.O.K. in unique ways:

  • F: Friendly should always be the way you choose to be positive with others via Facebook. Even if someone doesn’t treat you respectably, you shouldn’t respond negatively. As a business owner, your online presence is very… Continue reading →

Growing your business online using Facebook is an important step for business owners. With the growth and changes of the Facebook environment, it can be confusing at times. Well, I want to provide you with a few tips to help you navigate the waters of Facebook.

These tips can help you grow your website traffic along with encouraging people to connect with you Facebook account as a friend or a fan on your Fanpage. As a business owner you can then communicate about your products or services to those you are connected with via Facebook.

Below are a few tips that will help you implement Facebook to grow your business:

Being able to connect to potential clients and to business associates is one of the goals for business owners. A strategic plan that has been put in place by Jerrilynn Thomas is a “business scavenger hunt” via Facebook. This hunt will allow me and other business owners to connect with website visitors who are participating in the “business scavenger hunt“.

As part of the hunt, participants will be required to complete forms or answer questions. Each business owner will be giving away an item via his or her website, such as the ebook I’m giving away entitled, “Implementing a Membership Website” to all those who complete the following steps:

Make sure you visit all of the websites of the… Continue reading →

Membership sites are a new and exciting concept for online business owners. Owning a membership site offers a business owner several benefits. Some of the benefits are more obvious than others. Needless to say creating a membership site is a smart move, and if you’re wondering why, here are just a few reasons:

The first and most obvious reason is reliable, reoccurring income. With a paid membership site there is the benefit of recurring income or dues paid by the members. This is income you will be able to rely on monthly. Recurring income is one way that many business owners free themselves up to do other things, either in their business or in their daily life, without having to worry about where the money is going to come from each month.

Another benefit to owning a membership site is having a group of members that you can go to… Continue reading →

A benefit to owning a membership site is having a group of members that you can go to and work with on future products, in essence you create your own following.  This will be helpful when you are working on future products not only to survey them for ideas but also to use as the primary group you will market these new products to, as well as receive recommendations from for others to find your product or services.

Within the group you can poll members for ideas, survey them to determine their interest level or needs and even have them sign up for an affiliate program where they too can benefit from your new opportunities and services by referring others to you for commission.  The more people you have telling others about you, your business, your products and or services the better.

You will also begin to grow… Continue reading →