7 Things You Should Know About Using Facebook To Get Testimonials in 2020 Proving that you do good quality work is a great way to find new customers. You can use Facebook to get testimonials, and in a time when more and more people rely on social media for information, it’s a great source for […]
9 Effective Pinterest Marketing Tips for Painting Contractors The average life of a social media post is up to 24 hours, whereas a post on Pinterest is a whopping 4 months! Pinterest is a fun and colorful site which you can use to score more estimates! It’s like a bulletin board where people share lists, […]
7 Engagement Driven Social Media Posts for Painting Contractors Hey Painting contractors! Looking for ideas of posts that will get engagement from your followers and potential customers? You don’t have to limit your social media posting to only things related to painting… Your social media posts can be about a number of topics that will help […]
Having a Facebook page is great, but if nobody knows it’s there, it’s not doing your painting business any good.
It would be like having a store hidden down a dark alley – no chance of finding any customers.
Today I’ll share 9 ways to grow your Facebook following, specifically for Painting Contractors.
Facebook Growth Tip #1 for Painting Contractors: Post Quality Content
Posting quality content does not mean that you have to create it yourself.
It’s okay to share other people’s content on Facebook but when doing so be sure to copy and paste the content & photo then give credit to the original poster versus just sharing.
Facebook favors “original” posts more than shared posts.
One thing I’ve noticed is that many Facebook Business Pages are strictly posting things about their business only.
However, a large percentage of your content doesn’t have to be about painting at all!
Share funny cat videos, outrageous memes, inspiring quotes -anything to keep your audience engaged (and of course throw in some posts about your painting business in between).
We actually curate/create a ton of engaging content like this for different painting businesses and then schedule it to recycle forever.
One thing you have to stay top of mind to is that in order to grow engagement you have to put yourself in your audience’s shoes and think about what they would want to see.
Here are 5 types of Facebook posts that drive engagement like crazy…
Painting Contractors: 7 Ways To Utilize Social Media To Get Leads Whether you just established your painting business or have been operating for over a decade, generating leads requires active and deliberate marketing efforts. At this point, I presume you’ve already set up your painting blog, uploaded some content, and explored several lead generation methods. […]