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Looking to Hire a Social Media Manager?

Here are 5 questions to ask when you are looking to hire a Social Media Manager.

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1.  Have they been using Social Media for a while?

You don’t really want a new kid off the block but bear in mind Social Media itself is new.  So we recommend you use someone who has been using Social Media for at least a year.

2. Are they business savvy?

You really want someone who knows a bit about business if you want them to represent your company and build your social media profile and your online business presence. When your looking to hire a social media manager, make sure you ask them about business topics outside the world of social media as well.

3.  Do they know how to help you create a social media policy?

Having a set policy of who can say what and ensuring that all employees of your company know how to represent your company can ensure consistency of your message and help to build your brand in the right manner.

4.  Do they know how to help you create a social media strategy and then develop a successful social media action plan to achieve your goals?

If you don’t have an overall strategy to your social media activity you risk having a lot of activity in the wrong direction! You need a clear action plan with measurable results to bring you success.

5. Do they know about other internet marketing services?

There are a myriad of “other internet marketing services” that can be used in conjunction with your social media activities.  These can include social bookmarking, link building and other SEO tactics such as keyword analysis.  A well rounded strategy takes all of these other tools and tactics into account and gradually builds your online presence.

If your looking to hire a Social Media Manager, check our page “What We Do” to find out all of the things a Social Media Manager can do for you or send us a message here.

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