There’s something to be said for handling all of your own social media. If you’ve been doing this long enough, no one knows your customers like you do, right?

Unfortunately, successful social media branding isn’t quite like having a personal social media profile. Like everyone else, businesses need to offer entertainment, information, and a way to connect with other users. But you also need all of that to translate into a boost for your bottom line.

In addition to social media skills, you need to understand branding, content marketing, networking, Google Analytics, and more.

You need tips, tricks, and shortcuts so you can get it done fast and get back to running your company.

Sound like a tall order?

Don’t worry. There are plenty of ways to get trained up.

Why Get Social Media Training for Business?

Ultimately, your goal is to get your name out there and increase your sales, right?

While social media can be a low-cost, far-reaching marketing option, don’t make the mistake of assuming it’s also a piece of cake. There’s no guarantee a post will go viral and no magical formula for growing your reach.

Social media marketing is taking an educated guess at what will work, and then experimenting to see what works best. But that means you have to be educated about what will probably work – that, or waste time reinventing the wheel.

Finding what works for your business is like trying to find the bathroom in a strange house. You know where you want to be, but you just don’t know how to get there.

Wouldn’t it be easier if someone who had lived in the house for years pointed you in the right direction?

That’s what social media training does.

Get the Social Media Training You Need

With social media training at Vivid Visual Solutions, you and/or your employees could learn how to:

  • Maximize your social media marketing efforts
  • Gain more followers, Likes, comments, and Shares
  • Create engaging, shareable posts
  • Choose the right social media channels for your business
  • Use Facebook ads
  • Track your engagement and traffic so you can measure your success
  • Build a social media marketing plan – and stick to it.

The Right Training

Every training course is different. Some courses focus on certain social media channels, while others paint a broad picture of several channels. Some teach just the basics, while others show you how to make a detailed social media marketing plan from scratch.

Either way, the best courses come from experienced social media marketers and branding coaches. And if you can’t find the exact course you want – or aren’t sure what you need – look for a trainer who creates custom training options.

Social Media Training with Vivid Visual Solutions

Want to handle your social media in-house, but not sure where to start? Vivid Visual Solutions is here to help. We offer customized training that’s tailored to your business.

Don’t want to train?

We also provide one-on-one social media consulting and complete social media management so you can be as hands on – or off – as you want.

Contact us today to find how to get started.