Social Media Marketing

Beginner’s Guide

CHAPTER

Introduction

When you’re a small business on a budget, social media marketing is just plain SMART.

After all, how else can you reach thousands of customers, leads, and prospects all over the world without spending a penny on advertising?

The thing is, though, if you’re NEW to social media marketing, it can seem pretty intimidating. It might feel a little like you’re showing up to a party long after everyone else! If you’re feeling frustrated, overwhelmed, or downright confused about how to get started with social media marketing, we’ve got you covered. Just use this beginner’s guide to get started!

MeetEdgar's Platform-Specific Guides

Looking for more help with social media? MeetEdgar has the expert answers to your questions about Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and more!

Additional Resources

Social Media Scheduling & Automation
Part one of MeetEdgar’s series on social media automation best practices. This series explores why automation matters, what tools to use, and what you can expect.

Interacting With Your Social Media Peeps
Once you’ve found a few followers, what should you say on social media?

The Best Times to Post to Facebook and Twitter
The essential guide to setting up your Facebook and Twitter posting schedules for maximum effectiveness.

The Surprisingly Simple Secret to Hooking More Readers
Trying to get more followers? Read this for a some advice on how to grow your audience.