Do an assessment of your current social media activities. Have you set priorities on certain activities? Do you have a schedule for posting on your blog, or for scheduling status updates ahead of time? When do you start creating your status updates or blog posts? If you haven’t set a schedule for your social media activities for the week or for the whole month, create a timeline. Open an Excel spreadsheet and create a calendar, or you can open your Google Calendar, or sign up for an account at 30 Boxes. Create a simple calendar that you can follow so you can be more organized with your activities each week or month.
Create an editorial calendar in 1-month periods. Pre-flight general & evergreen posts with social media mangement software. Drop in breaking news as it happens.
In the beginning, you might want to handle the emailing on your own. But as your list begins to grow, this can eat up a lot of time. That is when you want to start searching for an email list service provider.
There are many established Tweeters with thousands (if not millions) of followers in every niche (even yours!). If you can write about one and mention them in a twitter post and then have them Tweet you back, you’ll receive a social recommendation from them that will go out to all of their followers – and a recommendation from a trusted source will not only get you exposure, but it will make shoppers confident in purchasing from you.
Enter a couple of versions of your welcome direct message – there’s a section to click on to learn how to do this. It’s a good idea to mix up the people you’re going to recommend – maybe have three or four different options.
Say to yourself – I need to earn 9K this month. It’s the same as the daily goal financially.but from a mindset standpoint, it’s incredibly liberating.
5) Leverage social media. Gaga has over 5 million fans on facebook and almost 3 millions Twitter followers! She keeps in frequent communication with them and shares the exciting, and not so exciting parts of her life with them.
This works if you’re knowledgeable about a particular topic or if you’re a person who likes to do research. Publishing an ezine is easy. All it takes is an auto-responder account.