Running promotions is time consuming. But it doesn’t have to be! Automation and simplifying are your keys to promotional success. With so many tools available, it can be tough to know where to start. Here are four easy-to-use tools you should be using to help run smoother, smarter promotions.
Scheduling social media updates across platforms is the key to maintaining your sanity during a month-long promotion. Buffer is the best way to do it. It’s simple interface makes connecting your social networks a breeze, and you can set the time your updates release to coincide with your audience’s most active time online.
For creating beautiful, simple email campaigns with a/b testing built right in, you can’t beat Mailchimp. After your promotion is finished, export your data, upload it to Mailchimp, and send out email updates your audience will go crazy for.
I really can’t say enough about how wonderful Canva is. Canva is an in-browser design tool that helps you easily make beautiful images. We’ve even done a full look at how you can use Canva to create stunning promotions.
If you use Facebook Insights regularly, you’re already aware of how bad it is. It’s clunky, hard to understand, and doesn’t get you specific enough data. Woobox created Ads Manager to solve this problem. You can read more about all of the features here. It comes with your Woobox account, at no additional cost.
What tools are helping you create fantastic promotions? Post in the comments.