Marketers have reported an increase in sales by using social media marketing.
To maximize the use of social media, you need to be using the right social media tools. You cannot be on social media 24 hours of the day but the right tools can help you leverage your social media presence.
Whether you want schedule social media posts, monitor your reputation on social media and optimize your presence, the right tools can help you achieve that.
Here are 9 Social Media Tools you should be using to maximize your social media presence.
Buffer is a simple to use social media scheduling tool. I have been using Buffer and I absolutely love it 🙂
With Buffer, you can schedule your post to be published on the major social media networks at the time you desire. It is a great social media tool and there is a free plan that is enough to get started. You can also watch the below video on how to use Buffer.
Hootsuite is also a great social media tool. Over 2 million users cannot be wrong. Some of the features of Hootsuite I love is the ability to schedule posts to Facebook and LinkedIn Groups. Smart marketers have been using this feature to generate huge traffic to their websites through group marketing. Hootsuite also has a monitoring engine that allows you monitor what people are saying about your brand on social media.
Sprout Social provides good reports for social media accounts. You can manage your social media messages and schedule social media content with sprout social.
4) Social Oomph
SocialOomph is a powerful scheduling tool for Facebook and Twitter. You can create welcome messages on Twitter.
AgoraPulse helps you manage your social media accounts; schedule updates and also provides in-depth analytics, reports and competitor comparisons.
TweetDeck helps you manage multiple Twitter accounts. With it, you can also customize your dashboard to have multiple timelines; schedule updates and add team members to help you manage your accounts.
7) Post Planner
Post Planner is a popular scheduling tool for Facebook and Twitter. One of the most amazing features of Post Planner is that it enable’s you see the most viral videos, photos and linked from pages in your industry and you can use them on your social media accounts to increase awareness and engagement.
Oktopost is a B2B social media management platform. The tool focus is delivering and measuring clicks and conversions for your lead generation campaigns.
In this digital age, it is important you monitor your brand reputation and find out what others are saying about you online and on social media. Social Mention is a real time social media engine that enables you monitors your name and your competitors, website, products, and services.
Manually posting on your social media profiles can be a huge daily task. Especially if you are managing different social media profiles. You need tools to automate the process in order to free up your time and maximize your results.
The listed social media tools will help you manage your time properly and also maximize your use of social media marketing.
If you have used any social media tool and have a special way of managing your social media activities, kindly let me know in the comment section below.