If you are like most small business owners, you jumped on the social media wave, but are clueless of how to convert online fans to real life customers. Not to worry, Facebook has found a solution to your dilemma by launching its latest mobile feature “Deals”. Deals allows businesses to reach out to local potential customers by sending “deals” to their mobile phones.
Advertising Age recently wrote an article, discussing how this is new service will benefit small businesses. What a great opportunity for a pizzeria to use Deals to inform nearby customers of their fresh out the oven cheese pizza that is FREE for the next person that comes through the door. Or the cupcake store that uses Deals to send advertisements to their potential customers informing them of their “cupcake happy hour”. The possibilities are endless. For business owners big and small Facebook’s Deals is a great “deal”!