Are you one of the 51% of consumers that prefer using live chat services when communicating with businesses online? Customers appreciate being able to get answers to their questions from a live chat service whilst at work, or multitasking. In fact, 92% of consumers report feeling satisfied after using live chat services. So what exactly is live chat, and how can it work for your business?
93% of people say they are influenced by online reviews. Online reviews work a lot like word-of-mouth referrals and can mean big money for your business and contribute to your search engine rank. This month, make time to review your online listings and develop ways to gain more positive online reviews for your business.
73% of millennials prefer communications from businesses to come via email. Email marketing is an easy, effective, and inexpensive way for businesses to reach a large number of potential customers. This month spend some time reviewing your businesses email marketing strategy, and come up with some new and creative approaches to win over consumers.
Email marketing helps you get in front of consumers to drive action, increase awareness for your business, and reach them in a place they’re spending time. The possibilities for email marketing success are endless when you understand email marketing’s power and have the right strategy in place. Here are some of the benefits of email marketing for small businesses.
Whether you’re planning for it or not, your customers and your potential customers are looking for you online. 78% of marketers say they have achieved success as the result of investing in content marketing and believe it has allowed them to build credibility with their potential customers. Here are five ways content marketing is setting a foundation that can help your business grow online.
Once you’ve claimed and verified a business on Google, it’s time to take it a step further and optimise your listing. Here are four simple tips to help you actually show up in the local searches.
Ever wonder how Google knows exactly where businesses are, how to contact them, and what their hours of operation are? If you’re just starting out and want to put your business on the map or have been struggling to get customers in the door, it’s time for Google My Business. Learn how you can claim your business listings on Google with 2 easy steps.
February may be the shortest month of the year, but it’s packed full of opportunities to promote your business and connect with consumers in creative ways. Here are some strategic and fun ideas for marketing your business this month.
Small business owners have the immense challenge of competing with their small counterparts along with big companies that play in their space. While it may seem like you are fighting an uphill battle, there are plenty of advantages that small businesses have over their larger competitors. Here are 12 small business marketing tips to help you get noticed.
Local businesses across the country and world are facing many challenges due to the outbreak. Let me assure you that our team at ReachLocal are here to support local business owners to keep up and adapt these constantly evolving changes. Here are some quick tips that we believe can help your business stay above the surface during the crisis. 1. Communicate Change A great way to ease anxiety during times of uncertainty is to be open and transparent when communicating with your employees, clients and the community. Most importantly, it is essential to maintain your customer relationships through the most effective