Should I Hire a Social Media Manager?

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By now you are probably convinced about the benefits that Social Media can have for business. It is one of the best ways to target your market to grow your brand.

As a Social Media Management company we know how awesome Social Media can be. However, we are also well aware of how difficult it can be to get right and that it takes perseverance to get results. To become an expert you need to really invest in it which can take a lot of time and energy, something which often puts companies off the idea. But there is another option - hiring a Social Media Manager! Is it worth investing in one? Totally - and here is why...


Plain and simply, social media takes a lot of effort.  If you're going to do it right, then it requires that you dedicate yourself to it entirely.  If you're spending your time running your business, then you just don't have time to spend all day on Twitter connecting with people, or searching for engaging and appropriate content to post to your Facebook fan page. By hiring a social media manager, then you no longer have to worry about it. We would take it off your hands and do it all for you, leaving you with the more the important parts of running your business!


If you hire the right social media manager, then they should be adequately skilled enough to use social media to its absolute fullest and provide your business with the best possible results. If you did have the time to do it, you probably still wouldn't be able to manage your social media to a level where you could achieve similar results. It would take you a long time to learn the necessary to get a similar level of results.

Staying up to date

By hiring someone else to manage your social media, you can feel safe in the knowledge that they should be in the loop on future developments and techniques in the world of social media.  If you were to be doing your own social media, then you'd have to take the time to read up on the latest social media news to stay up to date.  Instead, you can just put your feet up and be safe in the knowledge that your social media is up to date!

So there you have it, three amazing reasons to hire a social media manager and let someone else do all of the work for you! Interested in seeing what we could do for you? Why not contact us today!

Editor - 

Kane is the Managing Director of Giraffe Social Media. His primary focus is Finance and Operations Management, that's when he isn't watching clips from The Office on YouTube anyway. Google+ Profile

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