All posts by Ayat Shukairy

  • 9 Components of A Successful CRO Project

    CRO projects are complicated. They require a team, management, accuracy, creativity, and organization. There are many pieces to make a project succeed. In this article, I’m going to break down the ins and outs of a CRO project, and how to help spark creative solutions to inspire greater persuasion (and conversions).

    But before we start – what does the team look like?

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  • Creating A Growth Plan For Your Saas Startup

    There are millions of aspiring entrepreneurs with actually really good ideas. But ideas are a dime a dozen. From those ideas, only a few convert their concept into a company. And that’s just the beginning of a long struggle. As per data collected by Smallbiztrends startup failure rate is quite astonishing. Only 4% of small business startups could make it to their second year (2011 data). Investopedia also states that even though every month, over half a million new businesses spur, only 50% of those shut down within less than five years.

    The missing component to many of these

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  • Hate them or Love them: Mobile App Push Notifications Impact – Statistics and Trends

    Mobile App Push Notificaton

    Did you know that sending push notifications can boost app engagement upto 88% whereas 65% of users return to an app within 30 days when push is enabled. Sending  push notifications can increase app retention rates by 3-10x whereas users who opted in to push notifications are retained at nearly 2x the rate compared to users who have not opted for push notifications. Check out our infographic to know about the growing importance of mobile app push notifications, the impact of sending push notifications on app retention and engagement rate and latest statistics and trends.

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  • Most Common Conversion Optimization Deliverables

    Conversion optimization, much like most SEM activities, touches all verticals and various channels. Each company has its own unique experience, and we always emphasize, no two projects are ever the same. It’s that uniqueness which ensures CRO will succeed for that organization. Nonetheless, projects are brought together with a common thread: the documentation and deliverables that are produced as a result of the research and effort are pretty standard.

    Much to my own chagrin, most of our potential clients say that what most CRO agencies say they offer sounds pretty much the same. Obviously, as an agency co-owner, I

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  • The Importance of Data Driven Marketing – Statistics and Trends

    Did you know that Marketers that exceeded their revenue goals in were using personalization techniques 83% of the time whereas businesses that employ data-driven personalization delivered five to eight times the ROI on marketing spend. More than three-quarters (77%) of respondents believe that they’ve had a somewhat or significant increase in access to useful data over the past year  but only 49% of respondents reported being somewhat or very effective at using data-informed insights to guide future strategy. Check out our infographic to know more about the growing importance of data driven marketing and the objectives and challenges of data

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  • The Paradox of Choice in Web Design: Simplicity vs. Abundance of Choice

    Gif source: by Jason Casteel

    Prof Sheen Iyengar of Colombia University is one of the world’s leading experts on the psychology of humans when it comes a choice.

    She conducted experiments early in her tenure that was groundbreaking. She set up a tasting table at a grocery store offering visitors a taste from an assortment of 24 different jams. 60% of the shoppers stopped by and took a taste. But then she set up a table with just 6 flavors. A lesser amount of 40% of shoppers stopped by and took a taste.

    But the kicker was that 30% of

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  • Validity Threats to Your AB Test and How to Minimize Them

    There are hundreds of case studies and examples on AB testing, explaining what makes it highly useful for conversion optimization. While AB testing is important, it is a mere component of the overall CRO process. What’s critical to keep in mind is not dive into AB testing right away until you know everything about interpreting, analyzing, and understanding test results.

    AB testing isn’t foolproof and like anything in statistics, results can simply be wrong. But the more you know about what makes a test valid, and basic statistical concepts, the more likely it is that you will not face

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  • Trust or Bust – How to Improve Website First Impression

    • June 4, 2018
    • UX

    One of the most important factors to think about for your website is how to enhance Trust and Confidence in the initial seconds a visitor lands on your site. You can be certain that if a visitor mistrusts your site or your brand, they will be gone.

    But nowadays, it’s less common that you find a site that is so extremely untrustworthy that upon first glance a visitor will leave (they do exist, but they’re less common than they used to be).

    According to Katie Sherwin:

    “The 5-second test is a simple usability technique to help designers gauge the audience’s

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