Recently, I came across a famous fast food chain billboard which was promoting its newly launched product. A thought came across my mind as to why these multinational brands are using such old traditional ways of advertising to promote their new product as these would be better advertised on social media than on billboards. That’s when I saw the small symbols of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube on the billboard, and it suddenly struck me the main focus of the billboard was to direct the customers toward their social media platforms. This made me realize how traditional and digital media can co-exist in the same environment.
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We have seen a significant shift from traditional marketing to an integrated marketing approach in recent years. As an important aspect of integrated marketing communication, Public Relations or widely known as PR enables businesses to reinforce their advertising message effectively in an authentic manner. Developing a PR plan is an essential part of marketing strategy and a powerful management tool for companies to connect with target audiences, make connections within the community, creating brand awareness, and building its brand image.
Reformation of the digital space has allowed marketers to gain a diverse range of data, allowing people to create the most catered e-commerce experience possible. These data metrics vary from geographics, demographics and other behavioural or psychological data sets.
Utilisation of these data will allow you to create content solely catered to a niche/broad consumer base. By successfully evaluating and employing the correct marketing strategies for an existing consumer base, conversions are projected to increase.
Technology is the future of everything. Similarly, Marketing is a need of every business. There is an incredible amount of competition with the rising number of tech firms. Each company must bring their best game forward in terms of marketing to attract and grow in this competitive environment.
Communicate. Connect. Convey. Podcasting provides an audio-based platform for brands to do exactly that. So, why is this increasingly popular media vehicle being used as a marketing tool? And why should you get involved as a marketer?
As we all know, marketing is a vital part in making sure that we get the business to grow, especially when it comes to a start-up business. All businesses has some sort of marketing and in this day and age, we have evolved into the digital era where it’s more about how well you understand the ways of social media platforms and how well you’re able to take advantage of its capabilities. For a start-up business, we all know how difficult it may be to even get the first couple of buyers to consider or purchase your products and services.
June is over, which means the new financial year has officially begun. It can be difficult having a business grow organically, but marketing strategies have continued to evolve and are crucial to helping a business grow. A helpful marketing strategy has the capacity and capability to assist with the acceleration of your business’ growth in the new financial year. Read further to find out how marketing strategies can help your business.
Marketing for accountants is a unique challenge. The preconceived idea that people have of accounting firm is difficult to overcome since people won’t choose to engage with their accountant until they have too. When they do have to choose an accountant, they might not shop around to find the best solution, instead going with what is close or what they already know through experience or recommendations from friends and family. Many people will choose an accounting firm and stick with them.
Electronic Direct Marketing (EDM) is a form of digital marketing that is implemented by many companies to aid in the promotion of their brand and products to potential customers groups, aiming to build customer relationships, generate leads and increase sales. Email marketing has had such a strong influence on marketing strategies with EDM’s generating 174% more conversations then social media. “What’s the difference between EDM and email marketing”, you may ask. EDM marketing strategies don't only solely focus on email, but rather cover many other angles of marketing. An EDM marketing strategy is more comprehensive, it integrates various forms of media and strategies including social media, offline advertising, pay-per-click advertising and more.
The retail space a decade ago is vastly different from what it is today, the most significant factor being the boom of e-commerce and the introduction of more direct-to-consumer (DTC) brands.
Short form content has taken the digital space by storm, with all major brands and businesses demonstrating reformation in their marketing strategies. Short form content is essentially condensed and concise pieces of information, such as shortly written blogs, articles or videos that are less than 10 seconds.
A positive customer experience promotes loyalty, helps you retain customers, and encourages brand advocacy. When providing customers with great customer experience, they are likely to purchase more, become loyal and share the experience they had with their family and friends, yet so many do not know how to give a great customer experience to the consumer. Customer experience is an essential part of a business, as business does not exist without its customers.
No matter how big or small your business is, a well-developed marketing strategy can go a long way in turning your brand into a successful one. But in today’s competitive world, how do you get your brand’s marketing strategy to stand out from that of your competitors? Do you think you’re doing enough but still don’t see the results you desired? If you’ve nodded your head in agreement, then you’re looking for something more than just a basic marketing plan. Worry not. We’ve got you covered.
Social media marketing and its exponential growth is not new knowledge in the marketing industry. It is also no secret that influencer marketing is an effective way to promote brand awareness. The use of influencers across various platforms - TikTok, Instagram, YouTube and more - are growing and marketers have been tapping into their potential to drive eCommerce sales and brand awareness. While earlier the main users of influencers were primarily B2C’s, the environment is changing with B2B’s beginning to realise the ability to drive new focus and engagement with this form of marketing power.
Email marketing may be an old form of digital communication, but do you know that it consistently helps businesses deliver better ROI than many other marketing channels? Email marketing is the process of targeting your existing and prospective customers through email. It is a form of digital marketing as well as direct marketing which uses email to reach out to your business’s customer list and make them aware of new products, special offers, discounts, and other services your business offers.