Social Media Managing Tools
Social Media Marketing has become more and more popular. With many platforms, each catering to a different way of reaching out to the public, marketing has become easier and not to mention, faster! The one problem many face is to manage all the social media platforms at all times. Many social media managing tools have come to the rescue. We will see some of the most popular tools in this article.
Social Media Tools
Bit.ly: It helps you shorten your URLs, customize them, and track them! They allow a unique tracking parameter on each of your URL. The best part is that it is free.
Buffer: Buffer lets you schedule posts to all the major social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus, Pinterest, and LinkedIn. You can schedule content to be posted at intervals throughout the day and Buffer will help you do just that. You will also be able to view engagement analytics of each post. Non-profit organizations are offered a 50% discount on their paid versions. They do have a free version as well.
Crowdfire: This app drives traffic to your website all the while increasing social engagement. You will find really good advice on how to improve your strategy regarding social media marketing. After you set it up, the app finds, creates, and posts content which is appreciated by the audience. And it is all free!
Sprout Social: Over 19,000 companies use this tool for analytics, engagement reports, and scheduling social media posts. From a company which has only one focus to a business having multiple concerns, this tool is capable of handling everything. They offer a 30-day trial period and then you can choose a plan priced $99, $149, or $249.
HootSuite: It allows one to monitor and schedule posts in about 35 social media platforms! It is free for three platforms. For more, you can choose from options priced at $19, $99, or $499 monthly.