Video: small businesses on social media 092617
small businesses on social media 092617
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:02:42 +0000small businesses on social media 092617small businesses on social media 092617http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12513/7105259?cpt=8&wpid=2637KSAN((kristen)) social media is helping to increase the growth of small businesses in the concho valley. susana castillo has this story.<< nats from woodwork to baking cookies... natssmall businesses start from an idea. corrao "i looked on pinterest one time and saw some totally cute ones and thought, i could tottally do that."kaminski "my wife wanted a table made and i just took to it. i enjoyed it." these small businesses use social media... to get their work seen by thousands. corrao"almost all of our sales are from social media." kaminski "social media has brought a lot more clients." for stephen kaminsky his woodwork business is his hobby. kaminski "i always like making what i want and just hope someone else love it just as much as i do."he's a full time truck driver.but evenings and weekends... you'll find him transforming wood into tables... benches... bowls. kaminski "i mix a lot of crazy colors in epoxy resins." recently... he started making jewerly with his wife.standup: "you can find pictures of his hardwork... including the earrings on instagram... a move that has helped him get customers who wouldn't able to reach... like people from other cities." kellie corrao and kayla lieber also use instagram to show their baking and decorating skills.both military wives... started making cookies a little more than a year ago.they started sharing photos online... of these edible unicorns and flower cookies. once they started using the hashtag san angelo, texas... orders started flooding in.corrao "from using those hashtags, and people finding me, it brings them to my facebook page."facebook is where most of their new clients come from. corrao "when people tag us in pictures of their kids holding up our cookies at their party or seeing it displayed at a bridal shower."susana castillo ksan san angelo's news channel.