Before I get started, I am hoping that you have decided to do whatever it takes to be successful in social media marketing. This means you are ready to put your face out there and become popular. The reason I am saying this is some people are very shy and always keep themselves behind the computer, and I am hoping you are not one of them.
Social media marketing takes time and it is also important to know the right people. Imagine if you are friends with a very popular internet marketer online and he passes around your websites link on his Facebook page. You can get lots of traffic just from that one person and become famous. You can make this your goal to first be friends with successful internet marketers instead of building a reputation all by yourself which many other internet marketers do.
As I mentioned, you can also become famous all by yourself. You can ride solo for a while without any help until you build a network of people who want to follow you. In order to be successful by yourself, you need to do all kinds of marketing online. Being organized and keeping everything connected is the best way. For example, make your own website, have people ask you questions and make a video with an answer and post it on YouTube. When other people watch your video they will realize you are very popular online and they might subscribe.
Use all kinds of social networking sites to make friends and let them know you are a full time internet marketer. This is important because in the future you will post updates of your lifestyle as an internet marketer and how much money you are making. This will attract lots of attention from desperate people who want to quit their jobs and make a living on the internet.
Link everything to eachother. When you make a video and upload it online, link the video to your website, and from your website link people to your Facebook or twitter fan page. Keep everything connected because the more organized you are the better for you to bring in traffic.
Write lots of articles and link people to your website. Like I will do after this article, keep your audience interested about the topic you have written, and promise them more information in your blog. The more free things you give to people the better.
I hope this information was useful and you now have a better understanding about social media marketing.