Is it worth Tweeting if I’m a B&B?
Is it worth Tweeting?
The shortest answer would be ‘Yes’
‘Most definitely’ would be another
An another way to put it ‘If your in business and you’re not, what are you doing?’
Simply put – if you’re B&B and not already tweeting, then you really are missing a trick. Twitter is a great way to connect and chat directly with your customers, where else can instantly do this to thousands at any one given time?
By doing this you do several things. Promote your business widely, attract customers as they are more likely going to book with you business now you are talking with them, and giving them added value swell as selling them your service/offers/product where others are not as they quite possible are not using Social Media as there channels of PR and marketing.
Teaching you the skills to use Social Media in the best way for your business. Not wasting time on the wrong channels and setting you up with the right accounts that do half the work for you, saving you precious time. Teaching you the right techniques about what to say and when to say it so the right people have a chance of seeing it.
Get your tweets right, give them ‘retweet’ value and you could tap into this priceless source of free pr. Whether you’re already on Twitter or a complete newbie, there are some great resources available to inspire you to get started.
So within a few minutes you can ask a question and connect to audience who are not physically around you, who can be anywhere in the world and who you’ve never met before a single question and you create a conversation and get back opinions and answers.
Importantly, do you have a spare booking for a B&B that you can’t fill due to cancelation? Well after posting it in the correct way on Twitter you will probably won’t have for much longer.
If you know how make Twitter work for you its an invaluable tool at your disposal, and most importantly its free!