One of the most evident goals of a social media program is to grow the fan base. Publish great content, develop a voice, reach out to others in social networks, rinse and repeat.
But as social media becomes more accountable, marketers look for ways to generate leads throughout the process.
So how do you best turn fans into leads? Should they be considered in the same sentence? How do we separate followers from potential leads?
In our latest session of #B2Bchat, we dive into these questions and more. Join us on February 2, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific to discuss How to Turn Followers and Fans into Leads (and when not to).
Q. What is the definition of a sales-ready lead?
Q. Do you enter your followers and fans into Salesforce.com (or other CRM)?
Q. How do your social media followers fit into lead generation?
Q. What is the transition point between being a fan to being a lead?
Q. What’s the quickest way to turn customers into followers?