Did you know that you can now join Greengates Builders Merchants through Facebook and Twitter?
All you need to do is visit our website at www.greengates.co.uk and on the homepage at the top right of the screen you will be able to see the icons for Facebook and Twitter, simply click on the correct icon and become our friend or follow us.
Facebook and Twitter are becoming more and more popular and they are now being used by businesses world wide to make people more aware of them.
By deciding to become friends with Greengates Builders Merchants on Facebook you will be able to view our profile page which will inform you with information about the company background and our contact details. Our Facebook page will also provide you with the latest news articles from our website which cover hot topics in current news, news regarding the building industry and information about latest promotions, offers and new products.
Facebook is a social networking website which was launched in February 2004 and since then the number of users has grown by the masses with an astounding 500 million active users recorded in July 2010. The users of Facebook can add people as friends and send them messages, change their own personal status to let people to know what they are thinking or doing and update their personal profiles to notify their friends about themselves.
Twitter is also a social networking service however it is of a different format to that of Facebook. Twitter enables users to send and read other user’s messages called tweets. Tweets are text based posts of up to 140 characters displayed on the author’s profile page. Users are able to subscribe to other authors tweets – this is known as following and the subscribers are known as followers.
By becoming a follower of Greengates Builders Merchants on Twitter you will receive daily tweets from us which will be in the form of a news article. These news articles will cover the same things as those on our Facebook page; special offers, promotions, new products, current news issues and news on the building industry.
So by simply becoming friends with Greengates Builders Merchants on Facebook and by choosing to follow us on Twitter you will be the first to know about some great benefits such as our latest offers, special promotions and new products.
It couldn’t be any easier!