Are Small Businesses Using Social Media?

Is Your Business Using Social Media?

A recently conduced survey by Constant Contact reveals that 82% of small businesses are using social media for marketing, while 88% are very likely to start using it in the next year.

Even with such high usage, there are businesses that are not using social

When asked why, 43% say that email marketing is enough to reach customers, 40% cite a lack of resources, while about 3 in 10 either don’t know how to use social (31%) or don’t think it’s right for their business (30%).

In our next blog post, we discuss which social media sites small businesses are using.

By Marc Apple


By Marc Apple

Marc Apple is recognized as a leader in the marketing industry and has 20+ years of experience helping businesses of all sizes improve their digital marketing. He specializes in website design, SEO, social media, and paid search programs. He is a frequent contributor to other marketing websites and speaks regularly about marketing to small business owners and startups. To learn about Marc and to contact him, visit his author bio page.


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