Here Are 6 Ways That Mobile Apps Help in Business Growth

As mobile native frameworks decrease development time and drive down development costs, mobile applications are becoming a must-have for many companies to drive innovation. Building your own mobile application isn’t at all costly and unwieldy as it was just a couple of years ago. Fueling the industry are app development companies with different specialty center and certifications,  all aggressive in building business applications that can positively impact every aspect of your business. How Mobile Apps

Google Primer: Learn New Business and Digital Marketing Skills

Business owners and marketers are often overwhelmed when it comes to digital marketing. There’s a mindset that I push folks to adopt as they think about sales and marketing online: It’s always going to change – every platform is going through intense transformation right now – artificial intelligence, machine learning, natural language processing, virtual reality, mixed reality, big data, blockchain, bots, Internet of Things… yeesh. While that sounds terrifying, keep in mind that’s all to

E-commerce Takeaways from Early Spring Marketing Efforts

Even though spring has only just sprung, consumers are raring to get started on their seasonal home improvement and cleaning projects, not to mention buying new spring wardrobes and getting back in shape after months of winter hibernation. Peoples’ eagerness to dive into a variety of spring activities is a main driver for the spring-themed ads, landing pages and other marketing campaigns that we see as early as February. There might still be snow on

20 Key Factors Impacting E-Commerce Consumer Behavior

Wow, this is an incredibly comprehensive and well-designed infographic from BargainFox. With statistics on every aspect of online consumer behavior, it sheds light on what exactly is impacting conversion rates on your e-commerce site. Every aspect of the e-commerce experience is provided for, including the website design, video, usability, speed, payment, security, abandonment, returns, customer service, live chat, reviews, testimonials, customer engagement, mobile, coupons and discounts, shipping, loyalty programs, social media, social responsibility, and retail.

The Key to Your Brand Regaining Control is Personalization

Every prospect and customer are motivated differently, arrive at your business through different mediums, with different levels of intent, are seeking different information, are at different stages of the customer journey, and expect to immediately find what they need. There’s nothing more frustrating than getting held up when you’re trying to take the next step. Perhaps it’s something as simple as a call to customer service and being caught in an endless loop of service

6 Benefits of Branded Forums and Online Communities

This week, we released a major update of our email newsletter plugin for WordPress. One of the elements we struggled with was dealing with all the different ways customers were attempting to contact us with feature requests, implementation questions, or problems. WordPress plugins have their own support forums, we had website contact form submissions, and we had tested a helpdesk. With all of that – we missed a couple folks that needed help… ugh! We’ve