Who are the visitors that come to your site, and what makes them tick? Studies have shown that your site visitors comprise of personas or a combination of personas. Increasing your website conversion rate starts by understanding these personas and addressing their needs through copy and design. The first persona we will be discussing is the caring persona. Users that fall under this persona identify with social proof, user reviews, amongst many other different techniques. Join on us to learn more on how to cater your site to address the caring persona.Read More
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Imagine you’re a photography buff and you start seeing lots of advertising everywhere for a new camera superstore opening in your area. You can’t turn on the TV, open a newspaper or drive down the road without seeing a billboard or advertisement for the new store.
On the day of the grand opening you arrive at the store, full of anticipation of getting your hands on the camera equipment you can’t find anywhere else. The store looks great and lots of people are there.
But when you finally get inside, you don’t find what you expected, the product displays don’t …Read More
- Posted in Infographics
Did you know that there are around 3.010 billion internet users in this world and the estimated global internet penetration is 42% as compared to 84.2% in US. Around 52.4% of the global online population access internet from their mobile devices and more than half of the global population is estimated to go online using mobile devices by 2020. Check out our infographic, “How Much Of The World Population Is Online” for more statistics and trends.Read More
One of the most effective market strategies you can choose to boost your sales and distinguish your company from competition is creating a unique brand. A solid and creative branding campaign can successfully induce an emotional connection between your company and customers, increases their loyalty to your business through your products and services, and engage them as unconditional fans of your organization.
I wish I could tell you that there is a list of simple and easy to apply steps to build a solid and strong brand for your company. It is however much more complicated and it demands an …Read More
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Whenever a new medium comes along, whether it be to communicate or sell, our initial reaction is to apply the conventions of the old media to the new one and see what happens.
Many of the first television broadcasts were simply radio programs performed before a camera. And our first stabs at ecommerce were dominated by online shopping malls that imitated their suburban predecessors. While a few still exist, they are by no means the model of current ecommerce.
After 20 years, we still haven’t learned enough about ecommerce to get average conversion rates into the high single digits. The …Read More
How is the Voice of Your Customer related to conversion rate optimization? This question recently came up with an associate of mine, just after we had completed a webinar on the creation of personas. VOC and persona creation are quite intertwined. Essentially they both help to personalize the user experience online by allowing experts to optimize the page through the lens of the costumer. One aspect to make personas especially effective is taking customer and visitor feedback through surveys, interviews, feedback etc. and feeding that information back into the personas. This way you fine-tune the personas and the website experience …Read More
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How many companies do you know that can offer the best deal? Lowest prices? Greatest customer service? We’ve all heard the talk and can likely know a countless number of companies that claim these values. And these values are truly great, but however, how do you effectively stand out from a crowd? How will your company stand out amongst the competition based on the same values you offer? In this webinar you will learn some trade secrets to creating a unique value proposition that defines your company effectively and draws more customers in.
You can read this article more about …Read More
Many marketing concepts and principles we utilize today are from long before the internet was ever around (although there is a debate regarding this matter). What’s important to note, if you are of the old concepts and principles camp, is that those same concepts must be redefined and then applied into our current online marketing strategies. Khalid recently wrote a post about the AIDA model, which is a 1920’s marketing concept. The post demonstrates that old marketing concepts still hold, however, its important to adapt the concepts of pre-online marketing and sales to our ever-changing online arena.Read More
The Art and Science of Converting Prospects to Customers
By Khalid Saleh and Ayat Shukairy
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