Let’s face it: the perception of social media ads has declined recently. One of the scariest stats says that nearly 60% of Americans don’t believe advertising. In fact, they often align ads with “fake news.” So how can your business create entertaining social media ads? And ensure they spark action? To stop users from scrolling past your ads, keep reading!
You can’t be in business today without using lead generation tools. Okay, maybe you can but I’d be shocked to learn this! As a consumer, I find lead generation tools a little creepy. But, as a business owner, they’re totally cool. Cool as in, they help you stuff leads into your pipeline. What business owner doesn’t think that’s cool?! Here are several creepy, but cool, recommended lead generation tools.
There are plenty of methods out there that can help businesses save money on customer service. However, not all of these methods are good for businesses. There are some that can decrease service quality, which can actually end up costing a company more. In fact, NewVoiceMedia, a company that works with customer service departments in 128 countries, reported in 2016 that businesses are losing $62 billion each year due to poor customer service. Most customers who encounter poor customer service are likely to switch to another business that—hopefully—provides better customer service. The implications of this are obvious: if you provide poor customer service, someone else is going to get your business. The trick to saving money on customer service is to cut costs without sacrificing quality. Take a look at the five methods below to get started.
If you, like many other digital marketers, believe Twitter is singing its swan song, Dakota Shane at Inc. would like to change your mind. He says the network is poised for growth in 2018, citing reasons like real-time conversations, easy networking, & lower advertising costs compared to other social media platforms. Any of those three items is good cause to focus on developing your Twitter following in 2018. Here’s what you need to know as you begin to build.
Today, an ineffective social marketing strategy can be the death of your business. There are literally thousands of people searching social media every day who would follow you – if only they knew about you. There are many ways to improve your social media strategy, even if it’s not clear to you at the present moment. These five strategies, if done correctly, are all you need to harness the fundamentals and create an effective social media strategy for your business.