Minn. (MN)—TwinCitieslist.com the local business directory website catered to the Twin Cities and Metro Area, leverages strong community engagement through social media and claims to have the best business information in Spanish and English that is easily accessible online.
Founded and launched in January 2011, the idea of a dedicated Latino business directory stemmed from a conversation between the founder and President Manuel Collaguazo with several entrepreneurs from various industries within the community.
In an area of economic struggle it’s important to identify the demographics and understand social media behavior to find a list of potential clients to generate business
The state of Minnesota undergoing major demographic changes in the last census, the Latino population grew 4.7 percent. In other words, a 74.5 percent increase in the last decade alone. This data standing on its own represents opportunities to start a business in the Twin Cities.
The president of TwinCitieslist.com saw an immediate opportunity to grow the business in the Latino community; while it capitalized on social media strategies that can make businesses more profitable.
“The page has attracted visitors from all around the country, but my primary focus is centered on the Twin Cities,” said President and Founder Collaguazo. “I want the page to grow as much as possible. I noticed particularly Latinos want to learn the best practices for using different social media sites. Not only do we want to offer visibility on our website, but ultimately educate them on how to use best strategies to grow their business.”
TwinCitiesList.com includes the following products and profile membership features:
- Business photos (up to six)
- Video commercials and specials
- Links to Twitter and Facebook
- Special events
- Banner Ads
How important is social media for business? TwinCitiesList.com social media networking reflects an understanding and respect for each platform while carefully catering content to its targeted audience. Metrics for each site:
- Facebook Fans: 200 Fans
- LinkedIn: +500 connections
- Twitter Follower: 114
- YouTube Channel Views: total views 466, total upload views 902
- Foursquare: Days Out (76), Check-ins (357), Things Done(12)
Social media has transformed how to communicate and engage clients. Traditional ways of advertising have changed and diverted to newer platforms. Understanding your targeted social media audience is a fundamental principle. It’s not enough to create a profile on these different channels, but make your message as unique as possible and the content king. TwinCitiesList.com offers an interactive and advertising platform that facilitates transitional methods for businesses to target their business and gain more exposure during this era of social media explosion.
For more information call TwinCitesList.com at 612-284-8150 or email inquiry at [email protected] for package options to maximize your business exposure.