10 Important Statistics Your Company Needs to Know About Providing Discounts

Convince & Convert

The holiday shopping season is already here and that means it’s also discount season. However, whether you’re offering discounts on holiday specials or putting together your 2015 pricing plan, there are some helpful stats you should know about offering sales and markdowns.

Entrepreneurs: On Pricing and Discounts

Jon Loomer

Should you offer discounts? And if you price too low, any discounting (young businesses LOVE to discount) will devalue your product — and brand — even further. This post details what I’ve learned about pricing and discounts. I created a training course and I sold it for $147 (of course, I discounted it at 50% off during launch). If You Discount… There are times when discounting makes sense. The Trappings of Discounting.

Best Credit Repair Companies


Now, one of the simplest methods to improve your credit score is by consulting with a credit repair company that will take you on a step by step process of improving your status. The following companies can be trusted; 1.

How Companies Are Using Social Media to Show Appreciation


Social media is a great avenue for companies that want to improve their customer service. The company’s customer support Twitter account is there to help customers know when they have updates to their products and to answer questions.

Evaluating and Improving Your Company’s Reputation


A company’s ultimate success does not rest only on the value of its products and services; image and customer satisfaction play a large part in growing and maintaining profits. Ignoring your company’s reputation and the customer’s needs and desires is one way to ensure failure.

The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum

Janet Fouts

I spent a few days last week at the new 1440 Multiversity , attending the Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum. Created by Conscious Company Media , the event showcased a variety of businesses, including organizations like; Oxfam , Combat Flip Flops , L.A

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Can Facebook Communities Replace Company Websites?


Include a location, some information, and a link to any coupons or discounts that people may be interested in. Probably. The internet is progressively moving in to a new age, where knowledge gathering is no longer the dominant use for the web. Information has given way to interactivity.

Change or Die | Fast Company

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Fast Company. Connect with Fast Company. The companys top executives had invited the most farsighted thinkers they knew from around the world to come together in New York and propose solutions to some really big problems. CEOs are supposedly the prime change agents for their companies, but theyre often as resistant to change as anyone -- and as prone to backsliding. Energy Efficient Servers See how HP Energy Efficient Servers can help your company save energy.

Funnel Vision: Why Companies Need To See The Light At the End of the Funnel

Convince & Convert

Strategies include discounts, promotions, exclusive offers, loyalty programs, and beta tests, among others. Funnel Vision: Why Companies Need To See The Light At the End of the Funnel is a post from: Convince and Convert: Social Media Strategy and Content Marketing Strategy.

Socially Speaking What do YOU expect from brands and companies using social media?

Akamai Marketing

Conversely, we all have our own expectations about what a brand/company does with their social media profiles. Today, I’d like to invite you to share, what YOU expect and want to see from brands and companies using social media. Tell me your peeves, your dreams and your ideas about how brands/companies use social media. Do you expect brands/companies to respond to you when you mention them either directly or indirectly?

5 Easy Black Friday Marketing Tips You Still Have Time For

Cody Ward

Black Friday (November 23, 2012) is going to be the most popular shopping day of the year in the United States and your company has the opportunity to participate. Finding deals and discounts becomes a game and your marketing is useful research material! You’ll naturally create content that you can spread across your Facebook Page, Twitter Profile, Pinterest board, and LinkedIn company page.

Is Social Media Worth it for You?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia readers can use code Tamar for a 15% limited time discount when registering. 3: Large Brands – Bigger brands have two things that smaller companies don’t: an already built community, and money. I would add that social media has changed the game for companies.

Is Amazon The Creepiest Company In The World?

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From discounted bulk candy to more unique costumes (we need to one-up the neighbor's kids) to lawn decorations. It is constantly changing, upgrading, testing and learning, and while everything won't be as sweet for them as that bag full of your favourite chocolate mini bars on this scariest of scary days, it's hard not to see just how creepy the company can be. Today we celebrate ghosts, ghouls, goblins, witches, monsters and. Amazon? Happy Halloween!

How to Hire an Ace Blogger for Your Company: A Blueprint


The first is advice for companies like ours who need to hire a blogger. The follow-up post will be advice for bloggers who are looking for a full-time, steady job as a content creator at a company like ours: what to expect, and how to ensure you have the best chance of landing the gig.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

However, that figure rises if you work for a company generating at least $10 million in annual revenue, or you’re in management (in which case it’s $109,000). have a company page on at least one social networking site (but only 39% blog and just 26% tweet).

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Penenberg’s ( @Penenberg ) Fast Company article: “Social Networking Affects Brains Like Falling in Love” examines research by neuroeconomist Paul Zak that suggests social networking triggers the release of the generosity-trust chemical in our brains: Oxytocin (known as the cuddle chemical).

Need A Little Inspiration? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

I look at how other companies operate in different industries and try to apply some of those qualities that I admire to the companies that I’m part of. 250 discount if you use "JUST25" when registering!

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. If you are officially representing your company, you’d want to create an Official Page.

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12 Cloud-Based Tools to Stay Productive | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

When I was at my old company I had a large outsourced team based in the Philippines. 250 discount if you use "JUST25" when registering!

The ABCs of Startup Marketing

Justin Levy

Anyone that has worked the startup life before knows how different and difficult it can be and how important marketing and lead generation is to the survival of the company. He’s works for an awesome company and is a good friend of mine that I think you would enjoy following.

Use the data you collect from customers to help customers


I was poking around a clothing company site this morning, checking out a few cool looking items, but I didn’t buy anything. Soon after, I received an email “Exclusive 10% off for you” with an image of one of the products I looked at and a coupon to get that item at a special discount.

640+ Power Words That Sell to Maximize Your Conversions

Writtent Blog

Discounts. Discount. Company News CopywritingAre you struggling to find the right words to sell your product or idea? Do you want to find better words that sell to maximize your conversions?

Five Reasons Your Business Benefits From Dropshipping

The Realtime Report

Private label dropship is a more specialized form of dropshipping where the goods of one company are sold and packaged under another name. The company can thus solidify their brand image from packaging to shipping as the dropship company takes care of both.

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Is Snapchat for brands?


An example is the American company, 16 handles, which sells frozen yoghurt ice cream. 16 Handles encouraged their customers to send a picture on Snapchat of themselves eating ice cream and then 16 Handles would automatically send a discount coupon back to the customer.

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Eight Cost-Effective Marketing Approaches to Grow Your Brand


There are many companies available for new business ready to lend money based on turnover bases. Provision of discounts and coupons. Getting the right balance between the costs and the results you desire when marketing your product is of paramount importance.

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Using Social Media in a Brand Marketing Campaign

Josh S Peters

The goal is to associate the company with it’s services and offerings. People are often weary of materials coming directly from the company so if you have any 3rd party reviews you can link to and share that is ideal. If you have discount codes, promotions, etc available send them out.

How Reliable Are Energy Comparison Websites?

The Realtime Report

This database is constantly being updated with new providers, plans, discounts, or rates that come in, which ensures that you get the latest details. Here are some of the things to consider making sure that you are dealing with a reliable and trustworthy utility comparison company.

Top 10 Cyber Monday Social Media Posts


Cyber Monday is a big deal for the e-commerce industry, with companies slashing prices and offering massive discounts on their stock. However, having heavily discounted products and promotions alone aren’t guarantees of reach on social media. You need to create content that people will share and comment on in order to bring people to your website instead of your competitors.

Why Social Media is Scary | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Why Social Media is Scary Sun, Jan 11, 2009 Best Of , Social Media As one of my company’s social media leads, I’ve had the opportunity to speak with a wide range of people about social media. And companies will fire employees (and do) for blogging.

Technology Makes Us Lazy Communicators

Waxing UnLyrical

In this post from last May by John Friedman , he wrote about a job where he traveled across North America to discover a company had lost the plot of what it was doing. I agree to a point, however, they shouldn’t be completely discounted either. Guest Post by Matt LaCasse.

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Wells Fargo Student Loans


This is a company that has been around for a couple of years, but they have managed to merit very little attention for themselves. So, you may be wondering why I have decided to review this company. This is why I have included a review of this company.

4 Critical Marketing Strategies Businesses Must Use to Improve Conversion Rates


3 – Broadcast What People Are Saying About Your Company. And, when you earn accolades for your company from reputable sources, go ahead and publish them proudly.

44% of Australian Social Media Users Happy To See Ads

The Realtime Report

These numbers are particularly interesting in comparison to the Fortune Global 100; among those large companies, Twitter and YouTube were more popular social platforms than Facebook. Australian social media users engaging with businesses are most interested in: discounts (64%).

Lexington Credit Repair Review


Lexington Law Repair Company is one of the most trusted names when it comes to credit repairs. The company will retrieve for you a free TransUnion credit report and a FICO score summary, in order to analyze where your problems are. During the consultation, the company will thoroughly analyze the items on your report, and come up with a strategy on how to help you. per month, and it is also the highest valued service at the company. Discounts.

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6 Tips for Building A Sustainable Social Strategy


Whether you’re over talking and burning your audience out, over taxing people inside your program or promising levels of service via social media that your company can’t deliver, the prudent approach is to have a balanced approach.

How to Setup and Run an Ecommerce Referral Program


Here are common strategies to consider: Discounts and Rewards. Discounts and rewards are ideal for customers whom you want to reward for making a purchase. Discounts, exclusive deals, or free gifts can push your existing customers to refer new people to your service. Rewards make bigger purchases enticing, especially if they want to make use of the discount. When it comes to discounts, consider whether you will be setting a fixed discount or percentage discount.

How to Save Money on Business Expenses


While many business owners are timid about asking for discounts, many businesses are more than happy to offer deals to other companies. Offering a reciprocal discount and paying your supply bills on time actually increases the likelihood that supply businesses will work with you.

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5 Group Buying Sites to Stalk


If you are looking to find a new online site where you can access a plethora of discounts, you should visit the below sites and start saving money – there’s something for everyone in all of these. Group buying sites are becoming a popular online destination for many shoppers.

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Aargon Agency Inc (For Federal Student Loan Debts)


This company was established in 1996, and they have become the national leader in medical debt collection specializing in the debt recovery of healthcare providers. is a legitimate, well-known company. Reliant credit repair company. Sky Blue Credit Repair Company.

3 biggest brand blunders on social media


In response, the company promptly offered an apology and added a link to their feedback form urging the customer to share her grievances for the U.S. Later, the company’s spokesperson released a formal apology statement to explain how the image actually was posted.

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