For small businesses, social media is becoming an indispensible marketing avenue and large cities are taking advantage of it. Based on small business intelligence firm Radius’ Social Small Business Report, Chicago ranked #6 on the list of social media-savvy small business cities.
Leading the charge were West Coast cities such as San Francisco (#1), Los Angeles (#2), Seattle (#4) and San Diego (#5). The only East Coast cities to make the list were Washington, D.C. (#3) and New York City (#7). Dallas, Phoenix and Tampa (#8, #9 and #10) rounded it out.
Read more: Chicago Small Businesses the Sixth Most Social Media-Savvy