If you’re planning on growing your brand, a customer email list is a necessity. Let’s be honest: for a small startup, the task of creating this list may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Implementing a few simple steps into your marketing strategies will help jump start your company towards cultivating effective email marketing.
Target markets are crucial for all companies, whether it be a startup or a fortune 500. Let’s face it: not everyone will be interested in buying what you have to offer. Although a larger, more generalized audience may seem enticing to some, a strategy like this will end up costing you quite a lot. Identifying target audiences and employing market research strategies with these specific customers in mind will set your company on the right track for maximizing your potential. Allocating resources and energy into more specifically identifying target audiences is well worth your time (and money!). Read more “Market Research – Finding Your Ideal Customers”
A few weeks ago, Blog Trackr wrote a post focusing on what platforms can assist in your video marketing strategy. Before reading this article, make sure to check that story out. At the end of that post, we mentioned that there are many video marketing platforms out there. It can be overwhelming to figure out where to start in creating videos for your blog or business.
However, there are programs for iPhone and computer that can help beginners seamlessly incorporate videos in your yearly marketing strategy.
Here are 3 more possibilities if you are looking to expand into video marketing.
Everyone makes mistakes. Mistakes are easy to come by, especially in marketing. If done right, successful marketing enables you to connect with the right people for your product or service, gets people excited about it and, most importantly, builds up your business. However, it is easy to fall into the trap of common marketing mistakes. That’s where we come in. We’re here to lay out five dangerously common mistakes to avoid that are costly to any business.
At Blog Trackr, we have already written about the basics of video marketing. Before reading this post, make sure to check out that article for some tips on getting started in creating videos for use on your blog. In this post, we will examine video-making platforms that you could consider when you engage in video production.
These platforms will assist in your video marketing strategy. Some of them offer user-friendly features for novice filmmakers while others provide additional benefits for more tech-savvy individuals. Regardless of which platform you pick, make sure you incorporate video marketing in your overall blogging strategy.
With that said, let’s look at some offerings out there that can help you in creating high-quality videos. Since the following list only has 3 suggestions, it is by no means exhaustive and consists of a mixture of phone apps and computer platforms. However, everyone must start somewhere so be sure to consider one or more of the following suggestions.
For marketers it is easy to become obsessed with the numbers, while ignoring what really matters: quality engagement. While growing numbers of likes, clicks or followers can undoubtedly boost a brand’s following base, it also can distract marketers from tailoring their content to their ideal customers. When it comes to valuable engagement from consumers, it’s important to focus on quality, not quantity. If you find your brand struggling to hold onto a target audience, we’ve got you covered. We’ve narrowed down the most effective ways to tailor your content to increase your target audience engagement. Read more “Tailoring Content To Your Target Audience”
Becoming well-versed in all social media networks is crucial for business growth. Twitter is no exception. Whether it is educating your customers, reaching a new audience or engaging in conversations with other businesses, Twitter provides numerous advantages for your business. Read more “Creating a Quality Twitter Page for Your Business”
For those who specialize in digital or social media, there are many graphic design platforms out there. Some of these require a subscription, but others, like Canva, are free to use for professionals and non-designers alike. Canva is a tool that we use quite often here at Blog Trackr. From Instagram to Facebook, even to our blog posts. As you’ll see, Canva is an excellent tool to use when it comes to creating stunning visuals so let’s dive in. Read more “Using Canva to Create Graphics for Social Media”
Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, still seems to strike fear and concern in the hearts of many a business owner. It seems… foreign. Complicated. Technical. The internet is a huge place, how is my business supposed to rank? How can I control its rank? Sheesh, these questions are enough to make me nervous. Fortunately, we’ve done our homework and have compiled some affordable SEO strategy tips to get you started. Read more “Building an affordable SEO strategy for your business”
I’ve marketed across various social platforms and reddit may be one of the most rewarding when done well, and depressing when done poorly. So how should you go about marketing your business on reddit?
Reddit is a sort of news aggregator; users from all over the world join and share links to various subreddits. There are literally subreddits for anything: personally I’m subscribed to one for digital marketing and another for web development, as well as ‘fun’ ones for movies, tv shows, and books. Read more “Marketing your business on Reddit”