We're all aware of the many benefits involved with brands successfully utilizing a social media strategy to benefit their marketing communications, with a key contributing factor being that it's essentially free to set-up your social media presence and maintain it going forward.
However, there are additional cost-effective social media tactics that brands are still under-utilizing - check out the top three listed below:
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The Incite Group held its 6th annual Customer Service Summit in New York last week, and as is my custom at conferences, I live-tweeted (using hashtag #INCITECS) as a form of note-taking. This makes it much easier to share my learnings later.
Much of the discussion was about customer service social media, with great case studies from brands about being proactive, handling a crisis, leveraging messaging apps (and yes, bots), and being willing to experiment.
Conversocial CEO Joshua March explained that people turn to social media for customer service because it’s easy, convenient, and mobile.But they have clear expectations of the brands they engage:
During the holiday season, there are opportunities galore for digital marketing. This is the time when people set out to buy gifts for friends and family, and while they’re doing that, they might also decide to buy something for themselves. Who can resist the displays, the discounts and the urge to indulge in some retail therapy while everyone else is doing the same?
Holiday shopping increased by 12.1% between 2014 and 2015 and there’s no reason to believe there won’t be an increase again this year.
Digital marketing is a rapidly growing force in the current marketing playing field. Furthermore, it's possible that digital marketing could soon supplant most traditional forms of marketing altogether.
If you haven’t yet integrated digital marketing into your marketing mix for your business, it’s time to adapt, and fast. Not only is digital marketing more affordable than traditional forms of marketing, but it’s also more accountable, with specific tracking and monitoring options at your disposal.
Although developing a comprehensive digital marketing strategy is a complex and time-consuming task, the three following steps are key in creating an impactful digital marketing campaign for your business and will get you started and aiming in the direction for success.
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