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.
Did you know, 46% of all Google searches are looking for local information? In fact, 88% of local business searches result in a call or store visit within 24hrs. Build trust, attract new customers, and drive traffic to your site with the right SEO strategy and optimised local listings. Work with ReachLocal’s seasoned experts who understand exactly how to get your site the exposure it needs.
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.
Facebook ads are a great local advertising tactic for small businesses because they allow you to quickly and easily reach your intended audience on a social site where they’re spending a lot of time. All it takes is the right Facebook advertising plan, creative, and execution. Continue reading for quick tips on creating fantastic Facebook ads to help expand your businesses’ reach.
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.
It is crucial for any business looking to thrive online to make sure their online presence is in tip-top shape, and one of the best places to get started with that is your website. Once you’ve created your website, you can’t just set it and forget it. Even if you don’t have time for a full review, you likely have five spare minutes to do a quick website check and clean-up. Here are a few small tasks you can tackle in just a few minutes!
Your audience spends so much time online. A targeted display advertising campaign is a great way to find and promote your business to them. People usually need to see a message 7x on average before they take action, and those who are retargeted by banner ads are 70% more likely to convert. If your business is not utilizing the power of display advertising, it’s time to start!
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.
Instagram is a great tool for growing your business and so many consumers today expect to see your brand on the social media platform. Here’s what you should post on Instagram if you are looking to grow your business’s following and engage your audience.