In 2019, statistics show that there are 3.2 billion social media users worldwide. Unless your brand has a unique name, it’ll be guaranteed that the social handle you want has already been taken.
First things first let’s start with the basics, what is a social media handle?
It’s a good idea that you keep your social media handles consistent across all the social media platforms you use.
Why do my social media handles need to be consistent?
Your handle is your online identity which is why it's so important to have a consistent social media handle across all social channels.
These are just a few reasons why having a consistent handle is important to your business:
Now we’ve discussed why your social handles need to be consistent, how do you choose your social handle?
Choosing your social handle
Most businesses will use their company name as their social media handle. This is all well and good, but how do you see if this handle is available across all platforms? Namecheckr is a great tool to use. You simply type in the handle name and it will tell you if it's available or not.
Consider the below when choosing your social media handles:
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