Success With Facebook Ads – American Express Campaign

I don’t know if you have all seen them but each Facebook page, down the right hand side there are various advertisements. Well one of these was an American Express one and the reason it was placed there is AMEX were offering discounts small businesses.

So lets have a look at what was happening and why. Today is Small Business Saturday, today is a day in the year to support small businesses and with that AMEX was offering $100 worth of free Facebook advertising of which 10,000 small businesses have taken advantage.

So how much can a Facebook advert help your small business? Well with 500 million users it has to do something right? According to Entrepreneur Daily Dose’s Kara Ohngren when they posed the question to their “Facebook Friends” they got a bit of a mixed response, with some people saying that it greatly helped their business and others saying that the ads on Facebook were too expensive. So head on over to the Kara’s article by clicking here to view her sampling.

If you are looking for a cheaper option then previously we brought you 5 cost effective ways to aid your business in an online and an offline fashion so if you want to read more about that click here.

Have you had a good return from a Facebook Advert? If you have we want to know about it so let us know in the comments below.