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5 Ways to Promote Sales Through Social Media

This is from my post on Growth University.

You’re already using social media to interact with customers and now you want to make some sales. Great. You’ve come to the right place. Here are some surefire ways to promote sales through  social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.

1. Offer a Special Promotion

People love sales. That might mean you mark down items on your site, or just offer social subscribers an exclusive coupon code to save when they buy from you. Your post might look like this:

Twitter followers save 20% on all handbags. Enter TWEETSAVE at checkout http://www.yoursite.com

2. Create Custom Landing Page

One thing that’s great about how you can promote sales through social media: Facebook allows you to customize the page new visitors see when they visit your business page. Set this up to feature your newest promotion. Here’s a great example from Sephora, who promotes multiple items at the same time on its custom page:

Keep this updated to reflect your sales strategy of the moment.

To read the entire post, click here.

Susan Guillory

Susan Guillory is the President of Egg Marketing & Communications, a content marketing firm based in San Diego. She’s written several business books, and frequently blogs about small business and marketing on sites including Forbes, AllBusiness, and Cision. Follow her on Twitter @eggmarketing.

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