Businesses all around the world spend millions of dollars advertising to the public. In the past they have done this through television, radio, signs, magazines, newspapers, billboards, and many other costly methods. Recently, businesses have been advertising in a way that cost little to no money; Social media marketing. Millions of people have access to social media, in which they spend countless hours on daily. On social media you can follow your favorite businesses; doing this allows you to view the content they post. Social media marketing is very simple, businesses post their advertisements on their social media accounts. This is a great and effective way to gain attraction and attention to what your trying to advertise. When someone sees this information and likes it, they can share it to their friends and family through out their social media sites. This turns into a widespread of a business’ advertisements.