Ask and you shall receive! Small Business owners have been complaining for years about not receiving Facebook notifications when a fan leaves a comment, posts on the wall, or ‘Likes’ something on their Facebook Business Page. Now, with a recent upgrade, Facebook appears to have been listening. Facebook has released a software update which contains a Facebook Business Page Notification feature that is sure to make ALL Small Business owners very happy!
No more missed activity from customers and prospects. Facebook Business Page Owners can now receive notifications from Facebook anytime a customer or prospects interacts with their Facebook Business Page.
As you know, the key to quality Social Media Marketing is engagement and building REAL relationships with customers and prospects. Online tools have made it easier than ever to accomplish this. More and more Small Business have been taking advantage of online tools like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc. We believe that 2011 should be the year that the majority of Small Business owners start using Facebook for business. We have reached a tipping point. The value of being on Facebook for Small Businesses is just too great to ignore any longer. Facebook sees the trend and they are making sure to cater more to businesses.
Benefits of Facebook Page Notifications
Why is this HUGE news you ask? Well because Small Businesses will realize numerous benefits from the new Facebook Page Notifications. Here are a few of the many benefits of Facebook Page Notifications for Small Business:
- More engagement can take place on Small Business Facebook Pages – No Comments, Likes, or Wall Posts from customers or prospects should go unnoticed!
- Small Business will be more efficient with their time spent on Facebook – No more unnecessary Facebook Page checking unless you have something to say OR you receive a Facebook Page Notification that you want to respond to.
- No more excuses for not using your Facebook Status to engage customers
Do you think this new feature will be useful for managing your Small Business Facebook Page? Please share your thoughts via the comments section below.