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The original social marketing strategy?

Be part of the conversation by helping, rather than selling

Word of mouth referrals from friends, family and other trusted sources have always been the best possible type of inbound marketing, but they’re truly brought to light in today’s social economy.

Referrals vs. traditional marketing
If you market your business the old-fashioned way, you’re probably using broadcast and outbound marketing, such as a commercial on TV or the radio. You’re hoping that: the masses watch (or hear) it, have the problem you solve, remember your name, and then go to the store and buy it.
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