Social Media Marketing in Nepal
What is Social Media Marketing?
Social Media Marketing are various ways, paid and unpaid, of reaching out to your potential customers or previous customers through Social Media to increase sales, get reviews and build your brand.
Social Media Marketing in Nepal
In a country like Nepal where use of Social media is so dominant, Social Media Marketing holds a high importance. Facebook boasts the most number of active users in Nepal followed by Instagram and Twitter. Stats from DateReportal indicate notable growth in number of users made by Facebook and Instagram in the whole of 2019. For many the first thing that comes into their minds and mouths when talked about social media is Facebook. Instagram and Twitter are still far behind in the race; however growth of popularity of among teens and adults over Instagram, Snapchat and Tik Tok cannot be overlooked.
Social Media Marketing has definitely become imperative in today’s market. Social Medias have revolutionized the use of internet. One can stay updated of what’s happening around the world and stay in the touch with their close ones with one single media. So why should your business stand any behind?
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You must have seen the Facebook page of Purple Haze Rock Bar posting photos and videos of the bands that performed there the previous night or of an event that is upcoming.
Or you could have seen the Facebook Page of Jersey Pasal Nepal letting you know that the new kits of their favorite club are now available.
The objective of these posts is to reach out to both previous and potential customers. Multinational companies like Coca-Cola also use Social Media Marketing to build their brand further bringing in new products and trends. If we pay a little attention, we can clearly see that Social media is has now become much more than a platform for personal communication. Many companies such as Restaurants, Bakeries, Clothing, Food Delivery, Travel, etc. are utilizing Facebook and Instagram in Nepal.
Why Social Media Marketing?
While there are limitations in Social media marketing and lots of patience and effort to be applied, there are the benefits that you get instantly and in the future.
Major Social Medias are free to use. You can create a Facebook page, an Instagram account, a Twitter account and a LinkedIn account without paying a single penny to the media owner. Advertising for a particular group of audiences do require some payment, but they are not that high. But they require some research and attention to detail if you want to get a handsome ROI (Return on Investment). You can contact a Digital Marketing agency if you do not have the time or expertise to handle such data. It does not cost you much.
2. Improves your customer service
Using social media marketing, it becomes easier for the customers, both current and potential, to reach out to you, provide a good review if they are current customers and read reviews if they are potential customers. They can also have an informal chat with your before diving into the formal proceedings clearing doubts.
3. Targeting Potential Customers
Social Medias use algorithms that can determine the interests of their users. Based on that, you can be assured that your posts reach a specific group of users that are interested in products or services that they are looking for.
4. Brand Awareness
If you are thinking of a sustainable growth and development of your business, social media is your partner. For small startups to multinational companies, every business wants their company to be known to more and more people and get more exposure.
For small companies, it is a platform to grow reach locally and get a head start ahead of competitors.
5. Pre Outreaching new products
Social Media is a great platform to pre outreach your upcoming products. While traditional measure such as newspaper ads, radio and television are still effective, they cost you more than what you would pay for advertising on Social Media. If you already have a good followers list, pre outreaching is almost free for you. Provided that you already have a good number of followers and are planning to launch a new product or service, why not create a buzz about it?
Remember buzz made by "Jigree bottle" CocaCola?
It could be you creating such Pre Outreaching ideas.