If you are a small business owner and are not using Facebook, you might be missing out on one of the best free marketing tools there is!
(Note: you can read the full article here: http://www.sociallystacked.com/2013/02/8-must-know-facebook-tips-for-small-businesses-part-1/ )
Tip #1 Maximize Your Use of Your Timeline
Facebook has given you a lot ways to expose your business with the new timeline on business pages.
First you have your cover photo. After reading several blogs by Facebook experts, I have found some common advice – one is ‘change your cover image regularly.
I don’t know about you but when I get my cover image right, I check it off the list and don’t want to go there again! But I can’t do that. So I make several images at one time (or go to fiverr and have 3-5 created) so that I can just start rotating through images.
- no advertisements
- <20% text
NOTE: this is a newer rule
Need some ideas? Here is a good set of examples pulled together by Blogging Tracker:
Another tool is from Socially Stacked. They give you a free template you can download!
Here are a few of our cover images:
I only covered the first part of the first tip!!! Go create a few unique and fun cover images for your business.