Digital strategies to pique viewers’ interest

Digital strategies to pique viewers’ interest

The attention span of the average ad viewer is growing shorter and shorter. On top of that, ads that require sustained engagement are less likely to click with many audiences. So how can you capture this shrinking resource with your digital marketing tactics? To pique a viewer’s interest, you’ll need to incorporate a couple of tips for keeping it short, punchy and useful.   Clarity is the key Your guiding principle should be to create something that’s useful or interesting to the viewer and doesn’t make them work too hard for it. Tell them in a sentence or less why they should care about your ad. One way to create clarity is to give the viewer a simple and concrete concept to latch on. Such as a new feature, a strong testimonial, a short phrase that uses active, exciting language, a pleasant or exciting image that creates an aspirational desire. It takes practice to develop digital advertising strategies that get the customers attention. When in doubt, consider the limitations and advantages of the medium in which you’re working.   Get to know each digital platform’s particularities Each digital advertising platform has its own set of rules. Know the terrain of the digital landscape. Make sure that you can articulate your message in different ways depending on the platform. With Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and other social media platform advertising, you’ll need to be especially aware of this. If your social media posts aren’t getting enough engagement, consider that they might need to be tailored to the platform better. Review some best practices and stay on top of recent updates when...
More traffic from Instagram Stories without the Swipe-Up feature

More traffic from Instagram Stories without the Swipe-Up feature

The “Swipe Up” feature on Instagram Stories is a very popular way to get more traffic to your website. The option enables you to add a direct link back to your site, which your Stories viewers can then access by simply swiping up on your Stories frame. But, unfortunately, it is only accessible to those with 10,000 or more followers or a verified profile.

Pinterest, the shopping experience your e-shop needs

Pinterest, the shopping experience your e-shop needs

Pinterest is a great source of traffic for e-commerce due to the platform’s focus on visuals. Users can find pins on almost anything they want and most times these people are already in a buying mood. If you’re not tapping into Pinterest traffic potential as an e-shop owner, then you’re already missing a lot.

Social media mistakes your business is making

Social media mistakes your business is making

At its core, social media marketing is all about connecting with your audience and offering them something so valuable that they keep coming back for more. But, once you generate a loyal following, the next step is leveraging it to your advantage. After all, you can offer all the value in the world and your audience will love you for it, but at the end of the day, if you gain nothing out of it – what’s the point?

Use social media to improve customer service

Use social media to improve customer service

These days, social media interactions can make or break a business. Multiple studies have shown that the majority of consumers now expect a response from a brand on Twitter within an hour. And on Facebook the expectations are similar, about 42% of customers also expecting a response within one hour of posting.