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14 Tools for Managing Social Media for Small Business

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Managing business and different social media channels simultaneously is a tough nut to crack. Small business owners often times find it tough to get time out to figure out what people are speaking about his company in general on different social media channels. Moreover, posting updates on different social media channels on regular basis is another time consuming task that you will definitely want to avoid at any cost. With the following suite of social media tools you can save much of your productive time and get real insight without getting yourself involved in the mundane work of crunching data. Try these tools and let us know what you think about them -


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Hootsuite

Hootsuite provides a suite in which tools for managing Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, LinkedIn, WordPress, Foursquare, Mixi, App Directory, and other social networks are integrated. You can schedule tweets and post, know when and by whom you are mentioned, keep track of other relevant posts and feeds, see user activities, view comments, likes, and +1s, and do a plethora of other things effectively. It makes it easy for you and other members of your team to work in coordination. Safety-Steps has been using this amazing platform for managing its different social media channels and like any other brands, it is said to be happy

with the outcome.


Sprout Social

Sprout Socialâs interface is marvelous. It classifies and presents information in visual form and its dashboard gives you total control to âdriveâ your social media âvehicleâ. It not only tells the number of followers but also other important information like their location and gender. Further, Sprout Social comes loaded with other tools to analyze data in detail, the results of which can be used to twiddle the social media knob and derive strategies to enhance online influence. Big brands like Red Mango are using this social media platform for managing its social media activities.

MarketMe Suite

MarketMe has gained a lot of popularity recently. The suite encompasses all the major social media platforms and is so simple to use that even a technophobe will love to use it. The interface works very much like an email Inbox. It has a feature called Geo-targeting which can be used to locate customers in specific areas


Visuallyâs Google Analytics Report

Google Analytics is a like a factory that churns out overwhelming amount of data. Many users either find it unwieldy to keep track of such magnitude of data or donât require many of them. âVisuallyâ filters Google Analytics data and presents it succinctly in form of a weekly report.


Crowdbooster

Crowdbooster helps schedule your tweets and Facebook posts. It can be used as decision making tool as it not only analyses activities and performance of your profile but also makes suggestions. Ben & Jerry is said to be using Crowdbooster to bolster its social media presence.


Buffer

Buffer is useful both for businesses and individuals. It can be installed as an extension to Chrome, Firefox, and other br

owsers. It offers a free version and different paid versions ranging from $50 to $250 per month.


Socialoomph

It is another simple and effective social media management tool suitable for businesses and individuals alike. It lets you the option to automatically follow your followers and send messages to them. BestBuy is using this platform to promote its presence to targeted audience.


Shoulet

Shoulet offers a full-fledged software solution seasoned for business enterprises. It integrates social media Database with a high-end data analysis and decision making application. Some of its most valued customers are Canon, Fox Sports, Mitsubishi, Kohler, 3M, and Best Buy.


Tweet Deck

As the name suggests, Tweet Deck takes care of your Twitter profile and provides a seamless interface to keep track of searches, lists, and activities.


Twitter Showdown

This tool helps you compare two Twitter accounts. It was launched with the intention to provide a light, entertaining tool but peopl

e realized that it could be used as a great utility to compare oneâs profile with its competitor.


SocialBro

Another great tool for Twitter. One of its features, called The best time to tweet suggests the best time to reach out to maximum number of followers. âBenchmarkâ is its another important feature that enables you to compare yourself with your competitors.


Tailwind

Tailwind is a handy application to use Pinterest for marketing purposes. If tells you who are pinning stuff related to your brand and website. The great thing about it is that it can be connected with Google Analytics for detailed analysis and inferences.


Edgerank Checker

It is not merely a tool to check Edgerank of your Facebook page, it provides complete solutions for Facebook marketing. One of its striking features is âAverage Audience Online.


Social Mention

It works more like a search engine especially designed for social media. You can enter a keyword â such as your profile name â and it generates links to everything that is related to that keyword, or mentioning on various social networks and blogs.
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Managing business and different social media channels simultaneously is a tough nut to crack. Small business owners often times find it tough to get time out to figure out what people are speaking about his company in general on different social media channels. Moreover, posting updates on different social media channels on regular basis is another time consuming task that you will definitely want to avoid at any cost. With the following suite of social media tools you can save much of your productive time and get real insight without getting yourself involved in the mundane work of crunching data. Try these tools and let us know what you think about them -

14 Tools for Managing Social Media for Small Business - Image 1

Hootsuite

Hootsuite provides a suite in which tools for managing Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, LinkedIn, WordPress, Foursquare, Mixi, App Directory, and other social networks are integrated. You can schedule tweets and post, know when and by whom you are mentioned, keep track of other relevant posts and feeds, see user activities, view comments, likes, and +1s, and do a plethora of other things effectively. It makes it easy for you and other members of your team to work in coordination. Safety-Steps has been using this amazing platform for managing its different social media channels and like any other brands, it is said to be happy

with the outcome.

Sprout Social

Sprout Socialâs interface is marvelous. It classifies and presents information in visual form and its dashboard gives you total control to âdriveâ your social media âvehicleâ. It not only tells the number of followers but also other important information like their location and gender. Further, Sprout Social comes loaded with other tools to analyze data in detail, the results of which can be used to twiddle the social media knob and derive strategies to enhance online influence. Big brands like Red Mango are using this social media platform for managing its social media activities.

MarketMe Suite

MarketMe has gained a lot of popularity recently. The suite encompasses all the major social media platforms and is so simple to use that even a technophobe will love to use it. The interface works very much like an email Inbox. It has a feature called Geo-targeting which can be used to locate customers in specific areas

Visuallyâs Google Analytics Report

Google Analytics is a like a factory that churns out overwhelming amount of data. Many users either find it unwieldy to keep track of such magnitude of data or donât require many of them. âVisuallyâ filters Google Analytics data and presents it succinctly in form of a weekly report.

Crowdbooster

Crowdbooster helps schedule your tweets and Facebook posts. It can be used as decision making tool as it not only analyses activities and performance of your profile but also makes suggestions. Ben & Jerry is said to be using Crowdbooster to bolster its social media presence.

Buffer

Buffer is useful both for businesses and individuals. It can be installed as an extension to Chrome, Firefox, and other br

owsers. It offers a free version and different paid versions ranging from $50 to $250 per month.

Socialoomph

It is another simple and effective social media management tool suitable for businesses and individuals alike. It lets you the option to automatically follow your followers and send messages to them. BestBuy is using this platform to promote its presence to targeted audience.

Shoulet

Shoulet offers a full-fledged software solution seasoned for business enterprises. It integrates social media Database with a high-end data analysis and decision making application. Some of its most valued customers are Canon, Fox Sports, Mitsubishi, Kohler, 3M, and Best Buy.

Tweet Deck

As the name suggests, Tweet Deck takes care of your Twitter profile and provides a seamless interface to keep track of searches, lists, and activities.

Twitter Showdown

This tool helps you compare two Twitter accounts. It was launched with the intention to provide a light, entertaining tool but peopl

e realized that it could be used as a great utility to compare oneâs profile with its competitor.

SocialBro

Another great tool for Twitter. One of its features, called The best time to tweet suggests the best time to reach out to maximum number of followers. âBenchmarkâ is its another important feature that enables you to compare yourself with your competitors.

Tailwind

Tailwind is a handy application to use Pinterest for marketing purposes. If tells you who are pinning stuff related to your brand and website. The great thing about it is that it can be connected with Google Analytics for detailed analysis and inferences.

Edgerank Checker

It is not merely a tool to check Edgerank of your Facebook page, it provides complete solutions for Facebook marketing. One of its striking features is âAverage Audience Online.

Social Mention

It works more like a search engine especially designed for social media. You can enter a keyword â such as your profile name â and it generates links to everything that is related to that keyword, or mentioning on various social networks and blogs.

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  1. 22 March 14
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    Social media is alike a boon for any small business websites, it provides them the required brand exposure amongst huge groups of peoples. Also they don’t have to spend any extra amount of money to endorse their business. If you are a WordPress user, then you can easily do this by installing these social media tools to your blog/ website which you can get from http://yoctotemplates.com/category/wordpress_plugins/social/. Try and enhance your brands popularity.

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