There is no doubt that social media marketing is more important than ever. to stand out amongst the brands on the net, you need solid attention. And what is the best way to get your audience’s attention? Visual.
So why use social media to boost your business? Social media marketing not only helps create brand awareness locally but also but allows reaching a wider range of audience. If it’s done right, it can even reach the global audience.
One thing about social media is that, people scrolling through social media have an attention span of seconds. As a result, imagery is so so so important in social media. Let’s think about it, which brands’ social media accounts would you share content or buy from? What makes them stand out? Ask yourself, would you trust a low quality images shared in social media and buy from them?
High Quality Images Grab Attention
Content is more than text and flowery words. Content needs to have your attention. he most compelling content can come in terms of social media photos and also videos. It is safe to say visual images like images are an important element in driving traffic because they easily attract the audience’s attention.
Too much textual content can be boring while visual content keeps the audience engaged and more likely generating more engagement.
Reasons to Use High Quality Images For Your Business Social Media
Our brains are wired in a way that it reacts to color, images, and more. This is why we aren’t as attracted to text as we are to pictures. Images are the best way to keep their interest and grab their attention and this is why you should do it:
- It helps build brand identity
- Images shows your brand/product/service in actions
- It helps to deliver clearer and better message to the audience
- It shows your brand creativity
- It captures your brand in the best way possible
Knowing all these and why do businesses still struggle to add engaging images to posts? MECACA has narrowed it down to the following key points as to why businesses find it challenging to add engaging images to Social Media posts:
If you want to get your brand out there, you need to be able to use images in a way that makes them stand out and makes your customers excited about your brand. So before you upload the next post, think about this and have some images in your social media post!