What is a Buyer Persona? It’s making up a description of what your perfect customer looks like. Detailing their demographics. You can have more than one target market. Some businesses are B2B (business-to-business) or B2C (business-to-consumer) or a combination of both. Here I’ll give you some examples of target market or buyer personas so you… Continue reading What you Need to Know about Creating Buyer Personas
A mistake many marketers make is jumping into blogging and posting or advertising on social media without considering who their target market is and what they want or need. It’s crucial that you think about the customer and not on what you want to sell or what you like. When a potential customer lands on… Continue reading The Importance of Focusing on What Your Target Market Wants
Whenever I’m over on Quora looking for questions that people are asking regarding digital marketing, I always see someone complaining that their marketing or advertising on Facebook or Google isn’t working. Many blame the platform. Hint: It’s not the platform’s fault! Usually, it’s one or more factors in the marketing planning process that the advertiser… Continue reading How to do Market Research Your Target to Get Good Results in Your Marketing
Usually when someone asks me if they should do paid advertising or otherwise spending money marketing, I tell them — do everything I teach you for 3 months organically (non-paid). Then look at your analytics and see what’s working and not working. At that point you’ll know which networks are… Driving the most traffic to… Continue reading To Pay or Not to Pay: When You Should Start Spending Money Marketing
A recent study by Ascend2 is Building Relationships for Lead Conversion. During the week of June 8, 2020, they surveyed 263 marketing professionals and they came up with interesting results. Actually, it’s not surprising to me as this is what I write and teach all the time. Social media (58%), email marketing (49%), and website/SEO (44%) lead the… Continue reading What are the Most Effective Methods for Successful Lead Conversion?