Firstly as we know or at least have suspected the world we live in is incredibly Internet driven with mobile leading us more to a brave new world .
As a business if your not yet SO-LO-MO or Social Local & Mobile the time is now to start the ball rolling.
The internet is changing everything, and the way your potential customers use and view your web based content is also changing so t is time to be prepared.
There are 3 points you have to look at
Social Media – social media is n ow a must for any busienss wanting to reach cy=ustomers with 30 million UK facebook users & 27 million UK twitter users can you afford to not have a social media presence ?
Local SEO - with googles personlisation and the increasing use of mobile devices to search for businesses if your business is not optimised for local searches you will miss out in a big way.
Mobile – Do you have mobile freindly web content ? Maybe an app or a mobile website or responsive design on your exisitng website ? I bet a fair portion of your potential customers will first come across your business from a mobile device.
I dont want to be a proficer of doom – All these things are solved really easily and not a great expence so dont fret - If you are in Nottingham or derby I can offer you a free online marketing consultation - just email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07511 342 085
Still not convinced some stats from the mobile web conference below -
Its estimated that by 2024 mobile internet use will take over desktop usage
50% of local business searches are done from a mobile device
45% of ALL mobile phones are used to connect to the internet
75% of 16-25 year olds use there phone to use the internet