How did the digital marketer get dumped? It lacked serious engagement
Now that I have your attention, know that businesses are switching to digital marketing each and every day, and this is why…
Digital marketing allows businesses (small, medium, and large) to interact with their target market on whole new levels and platforms, as well as to attract new and potential customers.
With digital marketing, businesses have the opportunity to make use of various platforms and channels to become creative. Channels such as:
- Social media
- Email marketing
- And many more
BENEFITS OF DIGITAL MARKETING :
- It is cost-effective
- Brand loyalty made easier
- Maximum control of marketing efforts
Digital marketing has now made it so much easier for small businesses to compete with our so-called large businesses, which gives these small businesses so many opportunities to grow.
CONNECTS WITH TARGET MARKET
When customers connect with your company on any platform, they expect interaction, for eg, replying to direct messages, questions, and complaints. This will increase brand loyalty.
With brand loyalty, comes a good and memorable reputation that customers can always count on.
Customers will stay loyal to businesses, if they are satisfying the needs and wants of the consumer, answering questions, and replying to their complaints.
With online stores, customers have easy access to purchase products or services using the companies website, especially with COVID, people are hesitant to enter shopping centers, malls, and business centers.
This is why online stores are saving businesses.
In fact, it satisfies both customers who prefer to shop in-house and those customers who prefer to shop online.
Unlike large companies, small businesses have smaller marketing budgets and less money to spend on campaigns.
This is where digital marketing comes in handy.
Further, with the use of social media platforms, businesses can save a huge amount of money, and in the times we are living in.
With many businesses closing, people losing their jobs, small and large businesses would love to save some money.
With these benefits, small businesses are able to compete with larger companies, save on costs, reach their target audience much quicker and easier, and can help to create brand loyalty
AUTHOR: Jaden Bergoer