As an entrepreneur or small business owner, one of the biggest challenges that lies between the failure or successful launch of an endeavour is the marketing plan or strategy used for the promotion of your business. Having a unique and saleable idea is key, but just as important is getting it out there where people […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Love it or hate it, Twitter has become the new “word of mouth” and has given customers a whole new level of power. Simply by posting a comment on Twitter, customer opinion can now reach thousands (if not hundreds of thousands) of people in the space of minutes. Unfortunately, if that comment is negative, the more […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
As digital marketing continues to evolve, marketing in the moment as much as possible is vital to business success. The attention span of consumers has always been short. Now that customers have access to the world in the palm of their hands via their smartphones, it has become even more incumbent for brands to generate […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Social media has become increasingly mainstream with more and more Internet users now turning to it for everything including staying in touch with friends, sharing favorite products and services, disseminating information etc. Consequently, social media marketing has practically exploded overnight. When social media marketing first emerged on the scene, it was largely viewed as a way to […]
Most entrepreneurs assume that they have happy customers. And, of course, they want customers to love their product and company. Few know what customers are feeling and fewer still elicit or solicit the love they seek. They figure they can just Google their company to see if anybody is saying anything, positive or negative about […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
The marketing strategy you employ on social media sites depends on a lot of factors – the most important of which is undoubtedly your target demographic. For example, the social media strategy used by a sports company like Adidas, which caters mostly to the younger crowd, will be vastly different from that of a premium […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
As videos become increasingly popular, they are the perfect compliment to online marketing. Regardless of whether the video is produced simply for fun, information or is intended to be instructional, videos play a critical role in any brand’s marketing strategy. According to a report by Demand Metric, 70 percent of marketers are now using videos in their […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Unless you’re Facebook and have a user base consisting of pretty much every living, breathing human being on Earth, you need to choose a target market. Honing in your probable customers saves you both money and time. Plus, it lets you concentrate your marketing efforts on those consumers who are most likely to shop with […]
If you own a business, you need to have a presence on social media. But beyond that very vague statement, what steps should you actually be taking to make it happen? Here’s where having a thoroughly thought-out, perfectly planned content strategy can really come to your aid. Here are 10 steps to follow when […]Continue Reading... No Comments.