Conversion & ROI

It's all about the conversion. The profitability of your online marketing depends on the efficiency of your Web site or landing page. Learn how to improve conversion rates through better design, copywriting, usability, and landing page testing.


Acing Your Back-to-School Strategy

Jul 7, 2014 - The back-to-school season is one of the most popular e-commerce shopping seasons. Although it may seem like summer just started, it's time to prepare for your back-to-school marketing campaigns. Comments

Using Customer Stories to Build Trust and Increase Conversions

testimonial Jun 24, 2014 - User reviews, or social proof, can help build trust in your business, but there's a right way and a wrong way to apply social proof to your website. Here are some best practices for making the most of case studies and testimonials. Comments

5 Ways to Use Your Visitors’ Cognitive Biases to Your Advantage

cognitive-bias Jun 10, 2014 - At its core, conversion optimization is all about psychology. Make sure you understand how people think and what motivates them in their decision-making and leverage that knowledge to optimize your marketing. Comments

Adobe: Analyzing, Testing, Optimizing & Personalizing Pays Off [Survey]

shutterstock-116666203 Jun 6, 2014 - While 75 percent of respondents in Adobe's 2014 Digital Marketing Optimization Survey say personalization is a way to convert visitors into customers, most are limited by budgets, time, or skill sets. Comments

The Multi-Device UX Design Solution: Why Tablet Is "Just Right"

manytablets Jun 3, 2014 - Tablets, which continue to eat up market share, are not just "middle of the road" options when it comes to design. They offer a "medium-sized" view that might be "just right" for all your digital touch points. Comments

6 Tools for Cost-Effective Website Usability Testing

Funnel May 27, 2014 - There's a growing community of crowdsourced remote usability testing options avaiable for marketers. Here are six of the top tools. Comments

Does Digital Marketing Success Depend on Reinvention?

Adobe May 21, 2014 - Adobe's new enhancements, including predictive analytical capabilities and Live Stream, are among the innovations that have prompted such rapid change in the marketing world. Comments

Google Analytics Advanced Segments: A Conversion Optimizer’s BFF

segmentationsigns1 May 13, 2014 - Marketers should take advantage of Google Analytics Advanced Segments to increase their conversion rate, consciously direct media spend, and enhance personalization. Comments

It’s Time to In-Source Your Marketing Strategy by Taking Control of Your Data

big-data-action May 6, 2014 - To ensure the success of your brand, you must find the data that's valuable to you, make sure you have access to it, and use it to build your strategy. Comments

Autonomy and the Free Will to Convert

choice-iw Apr 29, 2014 - Even though it is your goal as a marketer to get customers to complete a conversion action, you must allow them to maintain a sense of control over their decision-making process. Comments

5 Things You Can Do Today for Higher Conversions Tomorrow

leads-shutterstock-154962107 Apr 15, 2014 - Here are five tips you can utilize to boost your conversion rate, including featuring better photos on your website, improving call-to-action buttons, and building trust among consumers. Comments

Focus on Valuable Data — Not Big Data — to Boost Conversions and ROI

Data Analysis Apr 8, 2014 - Real-time data that's at your fingertips when you need it is the real valuable data that can help marketers deliver a better customer experience and increase conversion and return on investment. Comments

How to Improve Landing Page Conversion Rate in China

conversion-funnel-strategies Apr 8, 2014 - Consider these three approaches to improve the landing page conversions from visitors to your website. Comments

How Persuasive Are Your Product Pages?

persuasive--pages-3 Apr 1, 2014 - By looking at examples from Amazon, Walmart, and other sites, we can see what makes a product page successful, and what could deter customers from purchasing. Comments

Digital Marketers Toolkit - 5 Resources to Validate Ideas and Test Assumptions

ideas Mar 31, 2014 - With a myriad of new and useful technologies available, a lot of guesswork can be taken out by using some of these digital tools to validate and test your ideas. Comments

Me vs. You: How Pronouns Affect Click Conversion Rates

me-you-shutterstock-132404051 Mar 18, 2014 - The pronoun you choose to use in your call-to-action button can make a huge difference in whether people click on your button and buy or pass you up for the next guy's website. Comments

Modern-Day Email Triggers

mobile-email Mar 11, 2014 - Technology has advanced to the point that on-site behaviors, such as browsing and buying, can be leveraged to create dynamic triggers, helping marketers pinpoint the right audience for the right message, gain conversions, and retain customers. Comments

Can a Flat Design Lead to Increased Conversions?

flat-design-shutterstock-148527764 Mar 4, 2014 - The concept of flat design has been around for some time now, but its recent rise in popularity is largely tied to the increasing use of mobile: Flat designs tend to load much more quickly on mobile devices, making them more popular with users who appreciate the speed. Comments

Why Fast-Loading Websites Matter

akamaiapac Feb 25, 2014 - Most websites, especially mobile sites, take too long to load and it's hurting your brand. Consider these tips to optimize your page load times. Comments

The Art of Conversion: 5 Free Conversion Tools for Marketing Professionals

conversion-funnel-strategies Feb 25, 2014 - With the insanely intensified workload placed on marketing pros these days, coupled with the demands to always be improving conversion rates, we could all use a little help when it comes to improving our processes. Comments

8 Rapport-Building Tactics to Increase Website Conversions

conversion-funnel-strategies Feb 18, 2014 - Whether your website is directed toward consumers or other businesses, building rapport with your visitors is essential to increasing conversions. Comments

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