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SMBs are made for social. Social is made for SMBs.

Ten years ago, social media was reserved for college students tucked away in their dorm rooms.  Today though, nearly 80% of internet users are consistently active on social media networks.   Not only is social media a powerful tool to connect with friends and family, it can also transform your small business into a medium one… Read more »

4 ways to provide great customer service on Twitter

Social media sites are some of the most-used in the world, with Twitter sitting firmly in the top five. According to Twitter, there are 288 million active Twitter users, and more than 500 million tweets are sent every day. Is your business using this popular communication channel to support your customers? Here are 4 ways… Read more »

Bringing the heat to social insights: Viralheat and Desk.com

There’s no denying that social media is now connected to nearly every aspect of our daily lives. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Tumblr have become the defacto methods we use to keep up with everything that matters most to us. And customer service is no exception to the social media explosion. Today’s customer now flocks to… Read more »

Twitter: The path to customer service domination

There’s no doubt that Twitter is changing the landscape of customer service through social media. Did you know that over 1 million people view customer service related tweets every week? That’s a lot of people with potentially a lot of buying power. You won’t want to ignore this growing (and growing larger) audience and the… Read more »

Creating A Support Center That Will Delight Your Customers

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you’re forced to use a company’s FAQ or self-service site before you can talk to an actual human being? Is it inconvenient, inaccurate, impersonal, annoying or maybe even complete waste of time? That could be because self-service options are often looked at by companies as a… Read more »

The Undeniable Authority of the Social Customer

The Undeniable Authority of the Social Customer from Desk The dawn of the digital age, along with the explosive growth of social media, has forced the evolution of the buying cycle. With it has come the rise of a new customer—one that has been known to shake even the most respected of brands. Today we… Read more »

7 Lessons You Can Learn from Jeff Bezos About Serving the Customer

The latest results from the American Customer Satisfaction Index reveals Amazon.com as the reining and undisputed champ in both Internet retailing and across the entire department in overall customer satisfaction. Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezos perhaps more than any business leader has taken the philosophy of truly caring for the customer and ushered it into the digital… Read more »

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