WebStrategies exists to improve the personal success of our clients, grow their businesses, and turn them into raving fans. This is accomplished by providing strategy based, data-driven digital marketing services, advice and plans that convert online visitors into leads and sales for our clients.
When you start using marketing automation software for your credit union, you want to choose a system that prioritizes the security of your member’s sensitive information. There have been numerous reports of data security breaches in which millions of people’s sensitive data has been compromised. That’s why security is always a top priority for credit unions. Your marketing automation software should be no different.
An effective marketing campaign creates results. But how good are those results? What outcomes did they lead to? Every credit union marketing campaign needs to be analyzed to determine effectiveness. No matter how creative, interesting, or responsive it is, you have to ask what came of that campaign. Did it reach the goals you desired? Was it worth the investment? By analyzing the results of any campaign, you can then make decisions on how to further improve it to achieve an even better ROI. Analyzing campaign success leads to even better results next time. It also allows you to be more selective in your marketing.
Search engine optimization, or SEO, is a recommended strategy for all companies, including manufacturing businesses. With SEO strategies in place, you can gain more organic traffic, quality leads, brand awareness, and, ultimately, an increase in revenue.
When credit union marketing is discussed, the focus is often on how to attract new members. In doing so, nurturing current members can fall to the wayside. However, in reality, it’s crucial to keep your current members engaged and make them aware of products and services that will meet their financial needs.
We regularly update this article with the latest information pertaining to Digital Marketing Budgets for Credit Unions. Last update: September 2020 (note: this information has been updated to include adjustments resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, but further changes could be needed as the long-term impact become more clear.) We’ve written extensively about online marketing budgets, but as we’ve worked with more and more credit unions, we’ve come to realize that many of the standard marketing budget calculations for traditional B2B and B2C companies do not apply.
Manufacturing marketers often have access to a plethora of existing content, and there can be huge benefits to mining that content for marketing purposes. Whether it's a PDF or engineering rendering, sales brochures or other product information, this content can be repurposed, so it shows up in search results and helps your ideal client find your content and company easier.
COVID-19 has impacted every industry, from the perspective of the consumer and the company. As behavior changes, credit unions are being forced to adjust their marketing spend to be both efficient and effective.
Digital advertising is one of the most cost-effective and impactful ways to reach your credit union’s target audience. Unfortunately, when implementing an advertising strategy, there are various ways credit unions tend to waste money.
Manufacturing companies are getting innovative with their marketing. Whether it's paid advertising or content marketing, the options are endless. The opportunities are vast, so taking advantage of the various marketing strategies to increase visibility, connect with the audience, and establish expertise is a sound business strategy.
While in-person events are on hold for the most part, it doesn't mean that engaging with your community should be on hold as well. When you can't have in-person events, it requires that you use creative and often virtual means to build and maintain a valuable connection with prospective, new, and existing members of your credit union.