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:
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