Independent retailers often turn to buying groups in order to obtain merchandise at lower prices, as manufacturers receiving larger orders usually offer discounts, but the purchasing power of buying groups hadn’t made its way to Facebook and other social networks, until now. Enter mobile social commerce platform Qwiqq, which helps smaller retailers mimic the social marketing efforts of their larger counterparts.
Facebook Testing ‘Find Customers’ Tool For Uploading Email Lists From Constant Contact, MailChimp, Excel To Ads Manager
Facebook is testing a “Find Customers” tool in its Ads Manager that allows page administrators to import their email lists from Constant Contact and MailChimp, or to upload their own .CSV files from Excel.
Small business owners comparing the environment today versus that of five years ago feel that the rise of Facebook and other social networks has been both a plus and a minus, making running their businesses more complicated, but offering them easier, inexpensive ways to market, according to a survey released Monday by engagement marketing firm Constant Contact.
Customer-relationship-management tool Nimble announced the release of Nimble 3.0, with updates highlighted by the Today Screen, a new homepage that allows users to more closely follow and monitor their Facebook friends and fans and contacts from other social networks, and the Signals Screen, which highlights social network interactions that should receive priority.
If you don’t work on cars, how do you know your mechanic isn’t ripping you off? And if he’s honest, he could still be inefficient — and that costs you money. It seems like everyone on Facebook is a self-proclaimed social media expert. There are no degrees or certifications, so we all operate without a license.
Consumers’ choices to interact with businesses and nonprofits are very similar on Facebook and via email, according to a new study from engagement marketing firm Constant Contact and market research firm Chadwick Martin Bailey.
How do you market to pinners? To find out, we analyzed data on more than 10,000 associations between fans of Pinterest and other Facebook pages that they like.
When it comes to using social media to market events, Facebook is the cream of the crop, with 89 percent of respondents to a recent survey saying they use it for that purpose, followed by Twitter at 66 percent, and LinkedIn at 54 percent.
The newest entry into the small business Facebook marketing sector comes from Constant Contact, which announced the launch of its Social Campaigns platform.