As a social media expert, I've been closely monitoring the evolving landscape, and 2024 has brought some fascinating changes. Let me share my insights with you in a way that's both informative and relatable.
Redefining Authenticity in the Age of AI This year, the buzzword is 'authenticity,' but not in the way we've traditionally understood it. AI is reshaping the content creation process, making it imperative for brands to rethink what authenticity means. Interestingly, I've noticed that different generations react differently to AI-generated content, making this an area ripe for exploration.
Tailoring Content to Each Platform The one-size-fits-all approach doesn't work anymore. Each social media platform has its own language, trends, and visual nuances. Brands need to craft content that resonates with the specific audience of each platform. And let's not forget – content that doesn't provide value is simply noise. Cross-posting is an art; do it wisely.
Entertainment: The Key to Social Media Engagement People mainly use social media to unwind and be entertained. My observation? Brands that focus too much on self-promotion are missing the mark. According to the Hootsuite Social Media Consumer 2024 Survey, 34% of consumers are put off by excessive self-promotion, and 56% wish brands were more relatable on social media.
What Wins in 2024: Entertaining Content Here's my take: brands that pivot towards creating engaging and entertaining content will outshine those sticking to old patterns. It's all about capturing attention and engagement, which eventually leads to a bigger market share.
The Art of Being Relatable Social media isn't a podium for one-way communication. It's a space for dialogue, where being personable and approachable is key. Brands need to drop the corporate facade and engage as they would person-to-person. After all, at the heart of social media is the exchange of value - and this exchange should be mutual.
Stay tuned to my blog for more insights and trends in the dynamic world of social media! Need help with your strategy for 2024? Contact us at Tabengin Consulting and let's focus on the wins.