StumbleUpon has grown from a basic, humble user sharing site to a widely popular social networking interface for its users from all around the world. StumbleUpon now allows users to post text, images and videos of their favorite things from around the internet.
StumbleUpon makes it easy for businesses and users to access the site from anywhere thanks to it’s mobile apps, website buttons and blog plug-ins. Users can post and share ideas, products, experiences and anything else they are interested in. This situation creates a great deal of opportunity for businesses.
Now StumbleUpon is even more business-friendly and even feature a Paid Discovery option to help businesses promote themselves to the 25 million StumbleUpon users. Your target-based StumbleUpon audience will be able to see your postings in their streams. You can even narrow down your target audience using criteria like their location, interests, demographics and even by the type of device they are using to interact with StumbleUpon.
So just for example, say you sell accessories for tablet computers and want to feature some of your new product line to potential customers in your surrounding area. You simply select the parameters for displaying the products based on your intended audience. That way StumbleUpon users located in your target area that logged on with their tablet devices will be more likely to see your postings and, ideally buy something from you. It is a simple, effective marketing tactic that could result in increased sales for your company.