Why use Facebook for business

26 Apr

Facebook currently has over 845 million active users[1], and that number continues to grow steadily. According to Compete.com, it is currently the second most popular website in the world (behind Google) in terms of unique visitors, and according to ComScore, the most popular social network overall.

The number of Facebook users in the UK has reached 38 million, more than half the population of the country. [2]  Some 45% of online shoppers in the UK have ‘liked’ a brand and of those, 24% said they were more likely to buy from the brand[3]. Here are some interesting stats based on Google Ad planner and ComScore. These will help you to understand why it is right to do business on Facebook.

Read More……  or Join workshop on 26th May, 2012 at Digital Hub, Blaenavon 

[1] Facebook Newsroom

[2] Google Ad Planner

[3]Almost half of UK consumers ‘like’ brands on Facebook:  Internet Retailing Magazine


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