What fascinated you in the title?
Social Media! Oops, I think you have a lovely Facebook Profile.
Then what, could be triggering the brain neurons, I got it, it’s the Blurb.
What is a Blurb?
It is brief writing used in the advertising of a creative work.
The classic example include “absolutely thrilling” -used for a bestselling novel (I saw it on the Twitter).
The blurbs are generally needed to drum up interest in the creative work, hereby increasing sales and hunt for blurbs is a perennial quest for many artist, especially for those who are going to start afresh. (Reference from Wikipedia)
Blogs and Social Media Are Common Elements.
Blogs are quite common now-a-days. We often maintain our blog to present ourself as a passionate photographer or a writer. At times an enthusiast of any exciting thing on earth.
Social media is something instant, that makes people know what you’re thinking in a sudden moment out of the precious 1440 minutes in a day. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and lots more, they are not simply social networking sites but the medium to reap profits.
How Blurbs Occupy Seat In This Digital Marketing Media?
>>> The one who publishes their own books, write their own blurbs, it helps to make their readers focus on the content of the book at a single glance.
Like for 50 shades of Gray most apt Blurb can be: “sinfully delicious”.
By blurb I can suggest that it is the most condensed, concise and compelling description for the writers, advertisers, description for the marketers. Yes, if you think to make your product say a book for instance to get a rapid acclamation among a large crowd then blurb posting are ideal for gathering quick review or comments.
Now making you know a more about Blurbs.
Let us explore it and see how it can be effective for the digital marketing world.
Blurb brings a Noble Revolution in Digital Marketing Media.
>>> Yes, blurb can be the good source and make you enjoy a stronger customer support. If you are an entrepreneur than recently you might have found some tweets or status updates were social media blurbs are getting popular.
Why Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and MySpace is turning into the platform for Blurbs?
They are helping to customize message for consumers who visit different business pages or check out the online retail stores.
The companies love to track their own social network links, and thus they will thank consumer publicly for mentioning them in their comments or status updates.
Recently I came across some Twitter comments of a financial organization:
- RT @usabudget on June 26 you can participate in an extraordinary national discussion on #debt #econ bit.ly/…
Then I followed the post thoroughly and saw that they had number of tweets and retweets by the staunch follower of that particular page. They have given their comments and even after retweeting they encouraged discussion with their friends on the particular tweet. Many confirmed that they are going to join the meet and show their interest.
>>> If you likely use this type of social media blurbs then you can essentially encourage your customer for better feedback.
Next I visited the Facebook Page and visited the group of the same organization:
- On June 26, America Speaks, our partner is going to hold: Budget, Economy session in an unprecedented National Town Meeting — where you can participate at one of the meeting sites or online. Watch the slide cast and sign up at bit.ly/… – Let your friends know!
Why I am following a single organization?
Just to check whether they are able to manipulate their blurbs are in every social media sites or not. And yes, look at every sites, they have the equal popularity.
When I entered their Facebook page, I saw a lot of share and saw the customer awareness, almost similar to their Twitter profile.
Finally they utilized LinkedIn & MySpace:
- On June 26 you can take part in an unprecedented discussion on economy http://bit.ly/….
I think the company has used the Blurbs in the upright way to make money through digital media. So, if you are thinking to evaluate your marketing strategy from the beginning of the year, then start escalating from now
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So, here’s a roundup…
- Blurbs can encourage readers to read our articles.
- Blurbs can give confidence to customers to try out our new products.
- Blurbs also help customers in taking desicion whether to buy the book or not.
- Blurbs can spread a particular thing in all social media sites and make it very popular.
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>>> Blurbs work better when other noticeable persons does it for you. If you launch something interesting then give it to a popular person and ask him his review. A good review will always attract a lot of customers.
Blogs and social media updates with links are just some effective ways and Blurb are the spice to add some extra profit and sharpen the customer caliber.
So are you going to take advantage of blurbs? Share with us…