How to Survey Your Audience

Convince & Convert

One way to find out your customers’ opinions is by sending out a survey. The following are some tips to keep in mind, as well as some websites that will help you effectively survey your audience. You’re going to need several surveys out there for all your different projects.

The New Kind of Customer Loyalty Your Company Needs

Convince & Convert

In order to stay competitive in the era of experience loyalty, brands must restructure their strategies and make local customer engagement a priority. Customer Experience brand loyalty customer engagement customer experience customer loyalty marketing strategy personalization

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How to Use Your CEO’s Twitter Account to Build Brand Loyalty

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A recent survey by BrandFog revealed that when executives are active on social media, consumers develop a higher level of confidence in the company’s leadership. From Brand Awareness to Brand Loyalty, One Tweet at a Time. Filling Up a Twitter Feed While Maintaining Brand Loyalty.

What Makes Customers Loyal to Brands?

Convince & Convert

In 2016, brands should be doing everything possible to promote customer loyalty. To find out what brands can do to make sure their customers stay loyal, international telecommunications provider Toll Free Forwarding surveyed a sample of US consumers. Image via

Social media loyalty: me like you long time (but me hard to get)


This post is not about movies but about “the loyalty&# of fans, followers and all those other labels we give to people on social media. The tough part: getting the trust and keeping the loyalty.

Marketers weave web of loyalty

Social Media Network Marketing

These retailers are also delving further into the connection between online customer experience and customer loyalty. In general, retailers understand that a good user experience will enhance loyalty. Companies are just starting to really explore how to merge channel behavior with loyalty programs. In a recent survey by live chat software company BoldChat.

Do Your Consumers Care About Your Digital Marketing? (Really, Really Care)

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From the news item: "Only 7% of more than 250 marketers surveyed are able to deliver real-time, data-driven engagements across both physical and digital touchpoints. brand loyalty. loyalty. This week marks the annual pilgrimage to Social Media Marketing World in San Diego. Personally, I have been attending this event for many years. I've had the pleasure or speaking, presenting, mentoring, teaching and even networking there.

It pays to provide Support with Social Media

Buzz Marketing for Technology

But in a recent survey by Forrester customers in every major industry preferred good customer service to price. Tags: Customer Support Interactive Marketing Loyalty ROI Social Media Social Networking

Tech Buyers: 43% Research Products After Seeing Mobile Ads

The Realtime Report

40% of respondents said they have a sense of “technology brand loyalty” to the brands they’ve positively dealt with through social media.

Reach Millennials Through Rewards

Small Business Mavericks

If you want to reach the younger generation, called Millennials, which is made up of young people between the ages of 18 and 29, then the best way to build loyalty for your brand is to give them a reward. So says a new survey. I find two things really interesting about this survey, both pointed out by Marketing Pilgrim. First, in all but one survey category, there’s not a big gap between Millennials and non-Millennials.

Your Employees May Be Your Best Untapped Brand Advocates

Webbiquity SMM

Hinge Research Institute and Social Media Today recently surveyed companies with employee advocacy programs, and the results speak for themselves: 1% saw increased brand visibility. 7% had better brand loyalty. Guest post by Liz Greene.

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Don't Kill Them With Kindness

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I was told by sales rep that I would be receiving a post sale survey by email, and that it's very important that I fill it out. Sure enough, the follow-up survey came in. Then, a call from the sales rep asking when I might have the time to complete the survey, and how important it was to them. Eventually, I got through this survey. Surveys and follow-ups should be in place to better understand how to serve the consumer. brand loyalty. loyalty.

CEOs-Roll Up Your Social Media Sleeves

Janet Fouts

Brandfog , a marketing consultancy, published a survey of employees that found engaged CEOs both add value to a brand’s visibility and galvanize the work force: The survey found that social engaged CEOs are either very effective or somewhat effective at: Raising a brand’s profile (87.5%).

When to Thank Your Social Media Fans

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Continued use of this online-offline connection with fans often results in exponential growth in engagement and loyalty. On the other hand, fans are under no obligation to take your survey. Tweet your gratitude and give them a sliver of insight from the survey results.

How to Eliminate Obstacles to Engagement and Retention: Call to Action


According to a survey of 75,000 people, coupled with selected interviews, conducted by the Corporate Executive Board, “delighting customers doesn’t build loyalty.”

Social Media Listening – It’s About Emotions

Janet Fouts

Scraping the web, surveys, competitive research, all give us loads of data, but is it the right data, and how do we parse that data for the truth? Maybe we have loyalty to a specific brand because of a particular memory association.

9 New Social Media Statistics and What They Really Mean

Convince & Convert

It’s a survey of 2,800 marketers from around the world, asking about their attitudes and plans for social media usage. Evidently – at least according to this survey – blogging is far from over.

Is SMS Marketing Still a Viable Strategy?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Messages can deliver text alerts, subscriptions, broadcast advertising, competitions, campaigns for customer loyalty, customer profiling, cross-selling and reminders, the list goes on. This is a guest post from James Bentham. SMS, really?

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7 Facebook Marketing Case Studies


Many have discovered how to leverage their Facebook communities to strengthen brand loyalty and communicate directly with customers. 20% of Tough Mudder participants say they were influenced to sign up through Facebook Ads, according to a survey conducted by the brand.

How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing


Use it to: Enable your audience to send customer service questions and product inquiries and receive a visual response from you Send customers “thank you” pictures when they make purchases Send coupons, press releases, surveys, etc.

Why Inbound Marketing Is So Important For Your Business


Customer Loyalty. Ways to Delight Customers: Surveys – The best way to figure out what your users want is by asking them. Use feedback and surveys to ensure you’re providing customers with what they’re looking for.

3 Tips for Taking Your Small Publishing Business to the Next Level


Focus on Customer Loyalty. Of course, attracting new business is always important, but focusing on current customer loyalty is one of the best ways to grow your business at a safe, manageable rate.

13 Business Goals You Can Achieve Through Email Marketing

Convince & Convert

Tools such as 123ContactForm and SurveyMonkey allow you to build detailed surveys from scratch and embed them inside emails in an instant. Amazon uses its own built-in survey tool in the example above. A more generally targeted extension of reviews within emails are surveys and polls.

How to Choose the Best Mobile Strategy for Your Business

Convince & Convert

We keep a sharp eye on the App Store and Google Play, but we also spend a lot of time in the field talking to customers, sending out surveys, and doing in-person interviews to find out what they think and how they feel. Punch-Card Loyalty.

How to Gather Fan Feedback on Social Media

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highlight to tweet) Here’s how your business can gather that feedback using social media, and how you can use it to boost productivity, customer loyalty, and even sales. Create Feedback Forms and Surveys. Image via

5 Under-the-Radar Social Media Studies to Make You A Smarter Marketer

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Surveying 1,520 U.S. Through a survey of 4,654 U.S. Social media is proven to increase consumer loyalty. Social media engagement improves brand perception, loyalty, and word of mouth recommendations.

Measuring CSR: #measurePR with John Friedman

Waxing UnLyrical

On the different kinds of assets a company has: A3: Tangible assets less than half company value, rest= goodwill, intellectual capital, customer loyalty, consumer support, etc. I know. It’s been way too long since you’ve had a dose of #measurePR, be it the chat or a recap.

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8 creative ways to use customer feedback to improve your business

A Net Promoter Score survey helps you understand how customers feel about your business. Sending a Net Promoter Score (NPS) survey helps you understand how customers feel about your business, and whether they are likely to recommend your business to others or buy from you again.

55% of Visitors Read Your Articles For 15 Seconds or Less: Why We Should Focus on Attention Not Clicks

Buffer Social

Run an NPS survey. A Net Promoter Score (NPS) is commonly used to measure loyalty between a brand and a consumer. How to run an NPS Survey. There are plenty of great tools out there to help you run an NPS Survey on your blog and I’d love to share a few below:

Customer Experience in the Age of the Aggregator

Simply Measured

According to the American Express Survey (2011) , 3 in 5 Americans would switch to a new brand or company in pursuit of a better service experience. Loyalty for Your Brand Is Loyalty to Your Content.

QR Codes, Email, and Mobile Marketing: Tools for Small Businesses to Compete Digitally

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This connection equips small CPGs to collect data with a web form, share a video about their commitment to quality, provide recipes, register a loyalty code, or even survey their customers. This is a guest post by Julian Rockwoord, a product manager at Signal.

The Psychology of Change: How We React When Our Favorite Social Networks Shift

Buffer Social

Therefore, Facebook would fail without their continued use and customer loyalty.” Instagram changed its logo on Wednesday, and as with almost any significant change to a popular social network, the internet was split. Some loved it. Others disliked it. And the memes started flowing.

Physical and Free: How to Use Real-World Gifts to Inexpensively Drive Online Traffic


Maybe for people who have already bought stuff from you in the past, or who have been on your list for a long time, or filled out a survey … or maybe you just appreciate them for who they are and what they do, and give them a chance to feel the same way about you. Blog Promotion conversions loyalty physical productsThis guest post is by Danny Iny of Firepole Marketing. If you’re reading this, you probably want traffic.

How Can Brands Connect With the Facebook Generation?


Some country-specific insights also emerged — respondents in China, Brazil, and India, where emerging consumers are just beginning to build brand loyalties, feel the most strongly about sharing brands they like with friends.

Four Facebook Deal types and what they mean for your nonprofit


A survey conducted in February of 2010 by MerchantCircle found that roughly 32% of small businesses are using Facebook Places to market their businesses. Loyalty Deal – This rewards customers for checking in a certain number of times within a limited timeframe.

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Not Tracking Social Media ROI is Your Fault

Convince & Convert

There’s no question that the social media ROI question continues to befuddle business – 41% of respondents to an eConsultancy survey of 1,000 companies and agencies in late 2011 had absolutely no idea of social media’s financial impact.

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How Does Digital Marketing Differ From B2B to B2C?

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According to a survey by content marketing company Conductor , they found that, “Though B2B content marketers use a variety of content types from presentations to webinars to whitepapers to e-books… both B2B and B2C marketers use videos and blogs the most.

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How to Use Competitive Social Monitoring on Twitter

Convince & Convert

By the time I reach the end of the list, I usually have three or four key activities that are driving the mentions—things like: whitepaper, blog, webinar, event, study, survey, PR, partnership, announcement, fundraising, launch, etc. Surveys/Studies. Step Back and Survey the Results.

How to Boost Social Media Engagement with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

Marketers who participated in the survey said that influencer engagement was effective in building brand awareness, generating leads and nurturing loyalty. Guest Post by Jessica Davis. Influencer marketing is more than just a buzzword.

How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing


Send coupons, press releases, surveys, etc. Turn your engagement into brand loyalty by rewarding your most active followers and brand ambassadors. Instagram is a powerful tool for establishing a visual brand identity.