Facebook Pages More Useful Than Websites? [INFOGRAPHIC] :: Digital Marketer Blog

Infographic about the Like button on Facebook

Facebook infographic

A full 50% of consumers now say that a company’s Facebook Page is more useful than its actual website, according to a survey conducted by research company Lab42.

While I have some serious doubts about a Facebook Page being more useful in terms of consumer research, there’s no doubt that a brand page is essential. And I mean, ESSENTIAL… for reasons highlighted in the infographic below.

One of the reasons is of course, the because that’s what your customers expect reason — one of the most persuasive reasons. 87% of Facebook users Like brand pages, and the overwhelming majority of them think Facebook is a “good place to interact with brands.”

For marketers, it’s really a good news/bad news scenario. On the good side, Facebook is bursting at the seams with traffic, much of it relevant, and it’s a very inexpensive place to promote new products and offers. It’s a gargantuan pocket of traffic that is relevant because it has a tendency to self-select; FB users find you.

The downside is that, Facebook is a pretty restrictive environment for marketers and, of course, it’s not exactly a place where you can sell directly. It’s also a kinda tricky environment for promotions, since its not primarily a marketing channel.

via Facebook Pages More Useful Than Websites? [INFOGRAPHIC] :: Digital Marketer Blog.

Advertisements

Author: deWriterMD

In the fall of 1999, I was ordained as a metaphysical minister in the Order of Melchizedek, ordained by Reverend Dan Chesbro and became a member of the Sanctuary of the Beloved (New York). I studied further under Reverend Brown at the United Metaphysical Churches of America in Roanoke, Virginia, which had its origins in the Spiritualist Movement. I am also a Master Teacher of Sekhem Seichim Reiki with over eleven years of experience practicing and teaching Reiki. I have also given messages and ‘sermons’ at Arlington Metaphysical Chapel (Virginia), where I led adult study classes on a variety of esoteric topics. My online group, One with Spirit Meta-Journal Forum, has been going strong since early 2002. I'm also known for my Psychic Portraits, art from beyond the physical.

1 thought on “Facebook Pages More Useful Than Websites? [INFOGRAPHIC] :: Digital Marketer Blog”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s