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The three methods to advance your brand’s growth with digital marketing

Technology and innovation crucial to help businesses meet their customer’s ever- changing demands – mostly at the speed of change happening in today’s environment, says Desiree Gullan.

Digital marketing accelerated in the first quarter of 202 as the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown restrictions disrupted industries and business activity.

This disturbance forced marketing professionals into uncharted territories in a short time, presenting new opportunities for organisations to rethink their traditional marketing strategies to meet consumer demands.

With lockdown restrictions, consumers are spending more time and money online. Some brands were prepared, while others had to adapt QUICKLY to new digital strategies to meet their target audience’s changing behaviours.

Marketing professionals can give their business the edge by increasing their digital focus and the ability to meet customer’s demands immediately. Digital is measurable, so it also allows you to king pivot quickly to change what’s not working.

Marketing professionals can give their business the edge by increasing their digital focus and the ability to meet customer’s demands instantaneously. Digital is quantifiable, so it also allows you to identify and optimise what’s working and hinge quickly to change what’s not working.

It also shows that a business is agile, adaptable and ready for any challenges. To stay ahead of the curve with digital marketing, here are three proven methods that you can implement:

  1. Use data to inform strategy

Data, search and analytical tools can help identify who your target audiences are and help you to understand their ever-shifting needs. These strategies should inform strategy, drive creative teams and drive media strategies to execute meaningful campaigns that drive higher engagement and achieve ROI.

  1. Digital-first for a competitive edge

Target audiences have pivoted to be more online and that’s where your business needs to be. It’s not enough to have excellent products or services; your business should implement digital marketing strategies that can quickly react and scale to customer expectations.

  1. Join customers where they’re at

As the public spends more time online, make sure that your brand meets them in their preferred digital spaces and push these leads down the marketing and sales funnel.

By shifting marketing budgets from traditional to online, brands can raise awareness of their products and services and ensure sales conversions, it becomes easier for marketers to engage with customers in real-time assuring customers that their favourite brands are listening to their needs.

As consumers spend more time online, make sure that your brand meets them in their preferred digital spaces and push these leads down the marketing and sales funnel.

By shifting marketing budgets from traditional to online, brands can raise awareness of their products and services and ensure sales conversions. It’s easier for marketers to engage with customers in real-time, assuring customers that their favourite brands are listening to their needs.

To support growth beyond the pandemic, continue to build on the strategies and platforms you embraced during your pivot to digital. This will contribute to your long-term growth and deliver outstanding customer experience.

By doing so, customers feel valued, knowing their brands respond to their immediate needs and interests are here for the long haul.

Does your business have all this in place to help your business grow digitally, if not don’t fear we here to help you through this journey of online marketing. Let us help you grow your business.