Want to get a store on your Facebook Fan Page?

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Facebook fan page store tools

So you now understand the importance of a fan page, you know how to set one up, and now it is time to monetize that puppy. There are a few different tools out there, but I’ve recently come across Vendevor.com that makes it easy to setup a Facebook fan page store.

In just a few you clicks you can add products to the site, publish your store to Facebook, and immediately accept credit cards. It’s really an all-in-one solution.

They also have a lot of other features if you are looking to sell through your existing website If you need a quick overview other than reading this post, check out how it works here. The pricing is very competitive as well, given that you can immediately accept credit card payments.

The guys are out of Baylor which makes it cool to follow and support a local Texas startup!

Here are a few screenshots of Vendevor storefronts on a Facebook fan page:

Helpful videos

Wanted to share two really cool videos that talk about the effectiveness of marketing via a Facebook fan page, as well as some easy marketing strategies to utilize on Facebook.

Take a look and let me know what you think!

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Need social proof?

Having a facebook fan page brings social proof that your businesses is worth following and ultimately purchasing from. More to come on that later, but speaking of social proof, how’s this for social proof? Over 15 million businesses now actively use a Facebook fan page for their marketing.

 

http://venturebeat.com/2013/03/05/facebook-15-million-businesses-companies-and-organizations-now-have-a-facebook-page/

If we’re following the logic of imitate before you innovate, then imitating and getting active with a fan page is definitely a good first step! Check out the last post for how to setup a fan page.

Also, if you’re into the whole empirical evidence thing, here’s some good literature that analyzes the effectiveness of social media as a marketing tool:

http://www.academia.edu/2948659/EFFECTIVENESS_OF_SOCIAL_MEDIA_AS_A_MARKETING_TOOL_AN_EMPIRICAL_STUDY

Setting one up is easy!

So I know there has been a lot of talk amongst business owners who say that “I don’t need a Facebook page,” or “I don’t have time for that.” But briefly I wanted to show you just how easy it is to set a fan page up. In later posts I’ll show you how and why it is effective, and then move on to how you can actually monetize your facebook fan page!

Here’s a link on how to setup a free fan page through Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/business/build

Here’s your homework: Give it a shot and let me know your experience setting up a fan page. Again, we’ll go into more detail abut why these pages are effective, and ultimately how they can actually help drive sales.