- Mari helps businesses to accelerate their profits by integrating proven social media marketing strategies
- Forbes named Mari one of the Top Ten Social Media Power Influencers four years in a row
- Also known as the “Queen of Facebook”
Mari Smith is a renowned Social Media Thought Leader and one of the world’s foremost experts on Facebook marketing. She is author of The New Relationship Marketing and coauthor of Facebook Marketing: An Hour A Day, both published by Wiley.
Facebook hired Mari to keynote, teach and provide 1:1 consultations with attendees at the Boost Your Business U.S. tour.
Fast Company describes Mari as, “A veritable engine of personal branding, a relationship marketing whiz and the Pied Piper of the Online World.” Forbes named Mari one of the Top Ten Social Media Power Influencers four years in a row. Dun & Bradstreet Credibility named Mari one of the most influential small business people on Twitter.
Through her consulting and training business, Mari helps businesses to accelerate their profits by integrating proven social media marketing strategies. She also travels the United States and internationally to share her wisdom and provide social media keynotes and in-depth training. Plus, Mari mentors up and coming social media professionals in a variety of specializations.
With her popular blog and her large, loyal following on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ Mari is considered one of the top resources and thought leaders in the world of marketing. She regularly appears in media locally and nationally in publications such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Inc., Forbes, Fortune, and Success Magazine.
Mari is Scottish-Canadian and resides in San Diego, California.
For the past decade, Facebook users have associated the platform with News Feed—the scrolling list of posts and ads that appears when you first visit the site. That’s changing, and fast, says Mark Zuckerberg. Catering to short attention spans, users have adopted the Stories format at a rapid rate, particularly on Instagram. Facebook also continues to place massive emphasis on video. How can marketers make sense of all this and focus on the right mix to get the right results?
1. 3 key areas Facebook is prioritizing now – what marketers need to know.
2. Planning for a future with a diminished News Feed
3. How to cut through the noise, get noticed and make people take action with your thumb-stopping micro-content.
Whatever your sales and marketing goals, you can accomplish them using the Facebook family of apps and services. In this powerful session, world renowned Premier Facebook Marketing Expert, Mari Smith, will share exactly how businesses in a variety of industries around the world are using Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp to raise awareness, get discovered, showcase products, collect leads, boost sales and much more. Whether on desktop or mobile, these strategies work seamlessly to have your message show up in the exact places where your audience spends their time.
The social media landscape is constantly changing and can be a real challenge for busy business owners to keep up with. Especially the two major platforms: Facebook and Instagram. Where should you focus for maximum results in 2019? What tactics are dated now and should be avoided? How can you get a head start on coming trends and get in pole position to leapfrog the competition? In this dynamic session, world-renowned Facebook expert, Mari Smith, will reveal the answers to these questions and more! By the end of the session you’ll know:
1. The #1 biggest mistake almost everyone is making with their social media marketing and how to fix it.
2. The #1 most important area you need to focus on for maximum growth.
3. The TOP trend to pay close attention to that could 10x your business in 2019.
4. The highest converting social media strategies that are working today.
5. The easiest way to generate highly qualified leads that love you and love to buy from you.
Learn how you can easily grow and scale your business using Facebook and Instagram’s free and paid features. In this dynamic and interactive training lead by Mari Smith, the world’s premier Facebook marketing expert, you’ll learn the exact best practices and specific action steps to fully optimize your social media marketing. Takeaways include: