In the present era, social media has been greatly impacting almost every business and industry. The way the trend of social media marketing emerged was only as a side by side tactic to gain a little more attention from your audience. Since prior to the idea of increasing a business’s outreach lied in launching digital advertisement for a long time. And those businesses who couldn’t afford interactive advertisements; for the print media, launching posters, preparing long copywriting content, etc. were the available options to be done in name of advertising. However, the emergence of social media signage introduced multiple brands with a new scope to practice different and effective social media marketing strategies. It took all of us into the times of much more interactive and engaging ways to regulate social media marketing and connect with the audience or customers.
One such impactful invention in the field of social media signage – occurred to be – the social media wall. Social Media wall is a tool used by many renowned brands these days in order to ensure powerful communication with a targeted audience and specific brand visibility in the network. To define a social media wall or a social wall, it is a simple display screen to showcase an aggregated output of interesting social media feeds derived from various social media networks like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Youtube etc. These social media feeds are aggregated by a tool called the social media aggregator. These social media feed aggregators pull all the user-generated content of social networks with a unique and predefined business hashtag and showcase them on a live social wall or website. The social wall can be of any type and size. You can choose anything from your cell phone screen to a LED television screen or even a 72mm cover screen to display the output. Hence, it works as a social media display. Also, the social media aggregator can derive the feeds from various networks, channels or hashtags. Therefore, you can opt to use different social walls such as twitter wall, Hashtag wall or Instagram wall.
Surely you are wondering that, “how can a social media display tool be a revolutionary social media marketing tactic?” Well, we ask you, why not? Employing a social media wall at an event, office receptions, conferences, activations, meetings, college, schools, tradeshows, museums, wedding, stores, restaurants, websites etc. does a great deal of engaging your physical audience in posting and publishing over social media networks about their experience with your business and brand. When people or audience react to your business or brand then indirectly they generate the quality content for your brand. And in today’s era people believes only on users review and feedbacks, so it’s a great way to generate many good reviews and opinions for any brand and business. These days’ people are used to sharing the happenings of their day to day lives on various social networks like Twitter, Facebook and nowadays Instagram is very popular. This aspect of recent human behavior makes a social media wall much more effective. Because, who doesn’t want to see themselves on a live screen that features their post? Thus, while they post their experiences and tag your brand in the post or use your brand’s Hashtag in it, it provides your brand with a significant visibility over the network. This is the simplest yet the most effective way to multiply your outreach and business growth. We call it the most effective method because; there can be no better marketer for your brand than your customers themselves because people only trust people.