Do You Need A Digital Media Consultant?
What's your online Strategy? Does your businesses' online presence need work? More businesses and owners are feeling the need to have a digital specialist on hand. The digital world is exploding. A Digital Media Consultant is the person that helps navigate the wild waters of the online world.
What Is A Digital Media Consultant And Do You Need One?
To understand what a Digital Media Consultant is and does and why your company should have one. Let us first define what a digital media consultant is and does.
A Digital Media Consultant helps you navigate the online world. They help you with the how, where, what and why your business should be online. Your digital consultant lives and breaths in the world of online. It is their ocean of the known. These types of consultants are generally not traditional, they think a bit out of the box. They'll help you using the best and most current practices. They pay attention to the most up to date information. The digital space has crept into everything we do in our lives. To stay connected is not a choice, especially in business. A digital media consultant can be your secret weapon
We offer a wide array of consulting services. Some people need a broad set of skills some need a narrow set. We'll help you determine what type of consulting you need if you do not already know. Our services include; Digital Media Consulting, Social Media Consulting, and SEO Consulting
Is Hiring A Digital Media Consultant Right For You And Your Business?
If you think the world is continually changing and moving in the online direction, you know the need for a digital media consultant. Just take a look at your facebook feed or how many apps you have on your phone. A Digital media consultant makes sure you are managing your online presence in a way that reflects who you are and what you do in an optimal way. We direct you when someone tries to sell you something you don't need. We ask the right questions, help you define what you need and why. We are not there to push our opinions on you but show you what we know and help you make the right decision, for you and your business.
When searching for that elusive digital media consultant, the one that will suit you best, it is important to think in turns of finding a partner. Someone you can trust, someone who will ensure that you’re using the right outlets for your businesses. The three p's can apply here: place, people, product. A good consultant should become your trusted partner.
Every day there seems to be a new social network or technology invented and used. It is getting more and more confusing by the day. Moreover, every business is unique and there is no one solution that fits all. A digital consultant works with you to understand your business. That accompanied by a good grasp of the online world is the most effective solution out there.
Is Hiring A Digital Media Consultant Affordable And Strategic?
The Short answer, Yes!
Do you have an SEO expert, a social media manager, a website developer, or an advertising consultant(s)? As a business owner, you always wear many, many hats. You and I both know there is never enough time in a day to do all that work you do and as the online world grows your time becomes more fragmented. You, like me, have had to realize that for some things you need to hire out. You need an expert to help you manage segments of your businesses. Like having a bookkeeper or an accountant, a digital media consultant helps you delegate a portion of your business in the best way possible. Think about how you handle your different digital assets, your website, marketing, advertising. Would not you want someone to help direct you in the digital world, manage what you cannot manage, know what you do not have to spend the time learning? Your digital presence and your business will get significantly more streamlined if you have a digital media consultant to help you navigate the digital world.
It is a consultant’s job to help you understand the best solution for you and your business. Building on the right foundation will enable you to add to your business without wasting time. Ensuring that you are making the best decisions and building the right online presence will save you thousands of dollars and potentially so many headaches.
Why Having a digital media consultant helping you make the right decisions for your business is a smart decision from the start
Imagine, you have hired a company to manage your social media, and they are not doing enough to justify how much they are charging you. You thought you would be getting more. You realized they are not the right company for you as they can't provide the services your businesses needs. You've got to start from scratch, do it yourself, or wait for a new person to walk in your door, or find a business yourself that will fit your needs. You can save a load of time and money, and avoid discouraging outcomes when you have a person who knows the digital landscape. A person who will help you make the right decisions.
What direction? and Why go that way?
To get a digital media consultant give us a call at 778-228-3014. Let us help you make the best of your online world. We love talking about anything digital and are happy to help you improve your online presence. And if you like we'll even throw in a free 1/2 hour consult.
Here are some additional tips To think about when meeting and hiring a consultant
We know how stressful it is to own a business…big or small. Our simple process can help remove stress from your shoulders and let you enjoy the process.
Let us do what we do best – Haveing a great digital presence is something most businesses owners don't have time for. You can follow the process here
When You Meet With & Hire A Digital Media Consultant
Meet with your new consultant discuss an overview of your business and digital presence. See if they have researched what you're doing online.
– Ask what they think. Tell them what you want your digital media to look like, what you want to accomplish. Look at your current online presence together. Let them give you a synopsis of what they see and what your best options are and why.
If you like what they've said and decided on what will be best for you and your business then you can hire them and then begin the process of organizing and executing a plan.
What A Digital Consultant Should Do Once You've Hired Them.
First thing is first, layout a (your potential) digital media plan using google docs (or something of the like) so you can have full access to the plan, and what is being done. Doing this will save time and give you a clear view of the path ahead. You'll see an image of what they are doing and why. From here, if it were us we would ask for all workable files, logins, logo files (png) for us to use, and incorporate into your digital strategy. Then, once the plan is approved we will get to work (consistent, depending on what has been decided) to make sure we are doing the right things right. After we have established a good working strategy and set everything up we will follow up with you on a monthly basis. And We Implement– We spend the majority of our time in this phase of the process. We will reach out with any changes that need to occur or anything we find depending on what we are doing for you
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