Do I need a website or can I get by with just a social media page? This is a question you may have asked yourself, especially if you’re just starting out in a new business.
In one sense, both a social media page and a website serve a similar purpose. Both provide the chance for you and the customer to connect with one another. Used the right way, both can be excellent promotional tools for your business.
Whether you can get by with just a social media presence as a substitute for a website depends on your individual needs and circumstances.
Advantages of a Social Media Page
Let’s first look at the benefits of having a social media page take the place of a website.
The biggest selling point in this regard is that social media is free. Whether it is Facebook, Twitter, Google+, or Instagram, there are no charges levied, unless you want to pay up to get advertising or sponsored updates. This is good for businesses on a budget. Continue reading “When a Social Media Page Can (and Cannot) Take The Place Of a Website” »