About the author : Michael Lafferty

Social media has changed the way we communicate with the world. It has also changed the way we shop and the way that we judge businesses. But when it comes to small businesses, many of them feel that social media marketing is a waste of time and just plain doesn’t work. They get on Facebook or Twitter and constantly pitch their clients their sales pitch, and then wonder why there aren’t any sales coming in. If you are a small business in the Seattle area, then you can take advantage of the same marketing tactics that work for local businesses in any other area around the country.  The first thing you have to do is identify your target market. Once you have done that you need to figure out how best to connect with them. If you have a local restaurant, for example, you may want to join forums where…