Our world is becoming an increasingly social place where everything just seems to be just a click away. With the expansion of internet and more social networks than ever, marketers are turning to social media to engage potential customers and the right number of traffic and clicks. We all know that social media marketing is important but deciding how much to spend on it can be tricky and one must spend wisely on it. The social media management pricing packages depends on several factors: the experience of the employees at the agency you hire, the plan you choose, the number of social networks you use to market your business and many more. One must go through all these factors before investing in any package.

Factors affecting social media management pricing packages

Packaging

Most social media management agencies offer several package deals, ranging from posting content on a single platform to posting it on a comprehensive level. Defining the needs of your brand you can determine how much you’ll need to spend. For most small businesses, a package containing one post a day of relevant content is sufficient

The package levels include the following

Content only that can be posted X times per month, week or day
Trying to attract new followers, media attention, potential partners which can be done a number of times per month, week or day

Employing a good Strategy – with monthly or weekly reports, one must research on analytics, tweaking and adjusting to constantly improve and give better results

Factors on which Pricing depends

1. How much work are you asking the agency to do for you.
2.How much of the work requires real-time activity
3.How much research is required on a monthly basis.
Prices as low as $50 / month are used for generic posts which are the automated programs that write the posts according to topics we give.The posts are not specific to your company but they may give some idea to your audience.
For the price about $100 a month, one can have custom-branded posts which can be posted once a day to any social network.
$200 – $400 / month will result in upgraded Posting.
Engagement for increasing the network, and to build relationships, attract attention, will usually cost $600 / per social media platform..

Full-service social media campaigns will require an investment of several thousand dollars / month.