Word Of Mouth

    • How You Can Use Genuine Product Reviews to Market Your Business

      If there’s one thing that consistently leads to higher sales figures, it’s social proof. And customer reviews and testimonials are among the most effective social proof techniques available. Thus, it follows that if you use product reviews in your marketing strategy, you’ll enjoy higher sales. Why, then, are only some companies marketing their reviews in an effective manne ...

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    • 3 Ways to Turn Your Customers Into an Effective Marketing Channel

      A common challenge for startups is how to generate awareness and attract new customers. Many don’t have the resources to pursue traditional marketing or public-relations efforts, and must find creative ways to increase their visibility. One channel that’s especially valuable for these companies is word-of-mouth marketing, a medium that is more effective than any other form of advertising.

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  • How and Why Referral Marketing Works (Infographic)

    … Even before the advent of social media, word of mouth was well documented as the most effective form of marketing. This remains true in the digital world, and many social media users place their trust in recommendations from friends and family. It’s also a big reason why influencer marketing has become a mainstream practice for marketers across…

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  • Influencer Marketing in 2017 to Evolve into Brand/Agency-Owned Networks

    … will be advocating for the brand digitally and in real life, offering word-of-mouth recommendations and living the lifestyle that the brand views as authentic to their voice. Similar to how brands have sponsored athletes, you’ll see sponsorships arise in many different categories within consumer-facing products. What we’ve discovered by tracking…

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  • 4 Tips to Influence Buyers and Win Social Referrals

    … Retailers are always in search of new customers, and social media is an untapped gold mine for customer acquisition. Research by CeBIT shows that 74 percent of consumers rely on social media to influence their purchasing decisions. One of the secrets to milking social media of buyers is social referrals, as 81 percent of consumers are influenced…

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  • ‘Shared Media’ Is the Future And Will Disrupt Media Buying As We Know It

    … according to the number of people reached. With shared media, the advertising brand provides tools to its own loyal audience to create and share branded marketing with their peers, a form of guided word-of-mouth marketing. Snapchat, for example, with its branded filters that enable users to create and share branded selfies or videos with their Snapchat…

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  • How Current Customers Are the Catalyst for Your Organization’s Success

    … are responsible for 80 percent of sales of Diet Coke and a minuscule 3 percent account for 80 percent of sales of Coke Zero. This kind of disproportionate spending is similar for many organizations. Yet these brands speak to all of their customers the same way, acknowledge their purchases the same way and market the same way. Look into your customer database…

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  • Embracing the Power of Superfans and Social Media

    … offering loyalty points to fans that posted product reviews, it learned more about its most devoted customers’ reactions to its beauty products while creating deeper engagement with them. Use social media as a tool to activate and reward superfans: More than 90 percent of consumers globally trust word of mouth above all other forms of marketing…

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  • 3 Holiday Movie Quotes That Describe This Season’s Biggest Shopping Trends

    … their gift purchases this season. Among millennials, this figure was slightly higher (68 percent). Moreover, word-of-mouth recommendations were cited above newspaper or magazine features on brands and products (24 percent and 25 percent, respectively) and celebrity endorsements (15 percent). When it comes to conjuring up gift ideas for friends…

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  • Nordstrom & Macy’s Among Top 10 Retailers on Social Media

    … Social media has become an important part of marketing strategies across industries, with retailers hoping to reap the biggest benefits during the holiday shopping season. While many marketers are tapping social media influencers to raise awareness for their brands, it’s really the unprecedented power of word-of-mouth brands are really looking…

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  • Social Content Creation: Today’s Word of Mouth

    … Brands of the past understood that word of mouth was the best form of advertising. That’s still the case in today’s digital climate, although word of mouth looks a lot different on social media than what consumers might be accustomed to seeing. For one thing, speed is a critical component of effective word-of-mouth marketing—and that’s something…

    Jonathan Crowl/ Relevancein Social Content- 16 readers -
  • The Impact of Brand on a Consumer Purchase Decision

    …, personality, experience, and conscience of the corporation and the people within it. Here are some key statistics on the influence of brand on consumer purchase decisions: Advocacy – 38% of people recommend a brand they like or follow on social media. Brand – 21% of consumers say they pruchased a new product because it was from a brand they like…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail- 21 readers -
  • 5 Word-of-Mouth Tips from Small Business Owners

    … to let us know what’s worked well for you! About the author: Eric Groves is the co-founder and CEO of Alignable, the local business network where small businesses and organizations connect and collaborate with others nearby. Eric is a local marketing expert and enthusiast who spent 10 years as an executive at Constant Contact. He authored…

    Constant Contactin Social EMail- 15 readers -
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