facebook linkedin twitter

Computerware Blog

The Value Social Media Has for Your Business Today

The Value Social Media Has for Your Business Today

With so many businesses experiencing drastic changes with continued social distancing recommendations and suspended operations, it is important that one of the most critical groups associated with any business remains in the loop: its clients and customers. Therefore, it makes sense to do so using a tool that is readily available (and that most people use): social media.

Social Media vs Crises

In the current global crisis, social media has proven its worth as a means for businesses, governments, and organizations to broadcast their messages to the larger public. This has allowed these groups to inform and educate—and, unfortunately, to misinform and confuse in some cases—people on a wide scale.

Hopefully, you have already been using social media to the full advantages it can bring you. However, if you represent one of the many businesses that has yet to, now is absolutely the time to do so.

How to Leverage Social Media

Whether it’s a pervasive illness or another disaster, there are a few ways that you need to be using social media to your business’ advantage.

Communication

In times of crisis, communication is perhaps the single most important thing for a business to maintain. Social media needs to be a big part of that communication.

Look at it this way. Whatever kind of business you run (except for those needed in these times) people might assume how you are handling the situation. Therefore, if you have something to say or offer, the most likely place people will see your message is via social media. If you can adjust how you operate, this may even allow you to sustain your operations for longer without being financially forced to shut down.

Restaurants are a great example of this happening now, especially small, privately owned establishments. By keeping your hours updated and your adjusted policies visible, you allow people to find you in the first place they’ll look.

Engagement

You also want to keep yourself present in the minds of the people you cater to, which doubles the value of the visibility that social media offers. While providing updates or maintaining your hours of operation is a good start, social media can offer a lot more.

Depending on your industry or offering, there may be applicable opportunities to use social media to share some tips, practices, and other relevant tidbits to anyone following your page. If this isn’t an option, you could just introduce your staff members and share what they’re doing to stay occupied.

In times like these, social media is too good of an opportunity to miss out on. In terms of sustaining operations, reach out to Computerware. We can help you deploy the remote solutions and tools that could just keep you in operation. Call (703) 821-8200 today.

Remember the Equifax Breach? Here’s an Update
Tip of the Week: Building Up Four Business Securit...
 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Monday, September 28, 2020

Captcha Image

By accepting you will be accessing a service provided by a third-party external to https://www.cwit.com/

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code dieser Seite

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Technology Best Practices Business Computing Privacy Internet Software Cloud Data Business Management Hackers Hardware Microsoft Workplace Tips Network Security Productivity Backup Managed Service Provider Hosted Solutions Business Productivity Email Malware IT Services Google Efficiency Saving Money Innovation Computer Small Business User Tips Collaboration Quick Tips Data Backup VoIP IT Support IT Support Smartphones Network Mobile Devices communications Business Continuity Disaster Recovery Data Recovery Gadgets Microsoft Office Android Social Media Cybersecurity Smartphone Upgrade Mobile Office Server Communication Phishing Virtualization Miscellaneous Mobile Device Management Mobile Device Ransomware Windows Vendor Management Holiday Passwords Operating System Users Windows 10 Apps Outsourced IT Managed IT Services BDR Tech Term Remote Monitoring Facebook Internet of Things Unified Threat Management Automation BYOD Managed IT services Analytics Data Management Mobile Computing Remote Computing Apple WiFi Windows 10 Training Artificial Intelligence History Marketing Cloud Computing Browser The Internet of Things Firewall Business Technology Save Money Encryption Health Help Desk Alert Big data App Spam Covid-19 Managed Service IT Consultant Office 365 Office Budget Two-factor Authentication Bandwidth Information Technology Hard Drives Going Green VPN Bring Your Own Device Antivirus Access Control Gmail Windows 7 Maintenance Government Blockchain Printer Cybercrime Content Filtering Managed IT Wi-Fi Cost Management Computers Saving Time Networking Wireless Technology Information Windows 8 Search Outlook Healthcare Recovery Employer-Employee Relationship Tech Support Remote Work Virus Hiring/Firing Best Practice Retail Lithium-ion Battery Conferencing IBM Hacking Project Management Augmented Reality Phone System Travel Education Update Computing Customer Service It Management Data Security Humor iPhone Money Data Loss Document Management Flexibility Computer Repair Running Cable Password Voice over Internet Protocol Proactive IT Value Data Breach Customer Relationship Management Laptop Hacker Current Events PowerPoint Legal Intranet Twitter Regulations Administration File Sharing Vendor SaaS Hard Drive Risk Management Wireless Avoiding Downtime Mobility Law Enforcement Save Time Storage Website Downtime Patch Management Compliance Applications Solid State Drive Data storage Company Culture Private Cloud Excel Black Market Cortana Cryptocurrency Telephony Social Networking Machine Learning Digital Business Growth Telephone Systems Monitoring Websites Employee/Employer Relationship Management Software as a Service User Paperless Office Cooperation Sports Virtual Desktop Vulnerabilities Social Fax Server Disaster End of Support Net Neutrality Google Maps Hosted Solution Business Intelligence DDoS Robot Chrome Social Engineering Digital Payment Securty Router Meetings Word Scam Comparison Tablet Download eWaste Integration Redundancy Trending Mouse Cost Evernote Google Docs Memory Microchip Taxes Programming Virtual Assistant Statistics Managed Services Provider Experience Distributed Denial of Service Network Congestion Gaming Console Processors Monitors Cleaning How To Office Tips Co-managed IT USB Start Menu Tech Terms User Error Smart Devices Text Messaging Public Cloud Licensing Presentation Webcam Managed Services Mobile Technology Streaming Media YouTube Multi-factor Authentication Managed IT Service Specifications Safety Telephone Video Conferencing Uninterrupted Power Supply Unified Communications Settings Identity Theft Notifications Vulnerability Lifestyle Documents Bitcoin Processor Virtual Reality Entertainment Politics Teamwork Heating/Cooling Data Protection Inbound Marketing Emails IT service Automobile Chromebook Solutions Downloads Computing Infrastructure Hack Pain Points Professional Services Computer Accessories Employees Bluetooth How To Distribution Web Server Fiber-Optic Database Tip of the week Turn Key LinkedIn Cabling HTML Tech Public Speaking Hypervisor Google Calendar Printer Server Memes Administrator Upselling Touchscreen Telephone System Holidays News Deep Learning Managing IT Services Books Workers Mobile Security Fileless Malware Shortcut VoIP Hybrid Cloud Trojan Work/Life Balance Consultation Strategy Organize Surveillance Archive Supercomputer Software License Proxy Server Entrepreneur Trends Azure Knowledge Video Surveillance Visible Light Communication Telework Skype Troubleshooting Multi-Factor Security Modem Fraud Electronic Medical Records Environment Tactics Transportation IT consulting Remote Workers Worker HIPAA Devices Term Saving ZTime Technology Tips IT Point of Contact Electronic Payment Recording Optimization Fake News Virtual Private Network Reading Samsung UTM Directions Competition Content Display Audit Business Owner Harddrive Legislation SSID Error Data Warehousing CIO Development Employer Employee Relationship IT Plan Dark Web Enterprise Resource Planning Free Resource Debate Advertising Flash FinTech G Suite Hacks Physical Security email scam Health IT GPS Addiction Emergency Hard Drive Disposal Windows XP Data Storage Accountants Processing IP Address Access A.I. Staffing Google Wallet Webinar Banking Botnet Analytic Logistics Human Resources Virtual Machines Microsoft Excel Displays Procurement Recycling Relocation Tablets External Harddrive Application Wasting Time Computer Care Society Sync Product Reviews Wireless Headphones Google Drive Cyber security Windows Server 2008 Micrsooft Migration Bookmark Connected Devices Organization Communitications CCTV Read 3D Network Management Employer/Employee Relationships Ebay PCI DSS Equifax Google Play Spyware Thin CLient Fleet Tracking Telephone Service Mobile Payment Drones Business Metrics Computer Malfunction Microsoft 365 Supply Chain Management Reliable Computing Digital Signature Smart Phones Device security Electricity MSP Managing Costs Printing In Internet of Things Nanotechnology Medical IT Social Network Trend Micro Internet Service Provider Device Management Desktop Browsers Finance Permissions Best Practives Language AI IT Assessment Content Management Business Cards User Tip Adminstration Service Level Agreement Proactive Maintenance Pirating Information Regulations Compliance Business Managemenet Startup Security Cameras cache Leadership Asset Tracking Threats Television Motion Sickness Unified Threat Management PDF Backup and Disaster Recovery switches Writing Microserver Remote Working Scalability Navigation WannaCry Username Virtual Machine Music Screen Reader Time Management Customer Resource management eCommerce Freedom of Information Upgrades Messenger online Currency Tracking Best Available Data Analysis Keyboard Corporate Profile Gamification Supply Chains SharePoint Electronic Health Records Rental Service Piracy Printers Upload SQL Server LiFi Get More Done Financial Data Smart Tech GDPR Domains Assessment Managing Risk CrashOverride Managing Stress 3D Printing Regulation Capital Productuvuty Personal Information Financial

toner1