O'Reilly logo

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Zen of Social Media Marketing

Book Description

In the two years since the first edition became a global bestseller, the world of social media has grown and changed enough to require an updated guide.

Whether you use social media now or not, people are already talking about your company online. By becoming part of the conversation in a more meaningful way, you can start connecting directly to your customers and clients and finding new ones right away with ease and efficiency.

Social media marketing isnt like traditional marketingand treating it that way only leads to frustration and failure. In The Zen of Social Media Marketing, Shama Kabani, social media expert and president of The Marketing Zen Group (MarketingZen.com), teaches you the Zen of using social media tools to find your own marketing nirvana.

With a foreword by New York Times bestselling author Chris Brogan and updated content on Google+, online advertising, SEO, and more, the newest edition of The Zen of Social Media Marketing gives you:

A comprehensive overview of why social media works and how to use it to drive traffic to your website and fan page

A proven process to attract followers and fans and convert them into customers and clients

The latest updates and step-by-step guidelines for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and group-buying sites such as Groupon and LivingSocial

Tips on why, when, and how to use online advertising

Essential advice on content marketing and targeted tactics to enhance your SEO

New information on why self-expression is the true driver of social media use and how to leverage it for your business

Insights from dozens of leading online marketers and entrepreneurs, with strategies for success