Prospective students are no longer impressed by a one-size-fits-all newsletter e-blast. Your students are sophisticated, have an overwhelming amount of information at their fingertips, and they have a lot of schools to choose from. They need a carefully planned student recruitment plan, and we’ve found that it comes in the form of marketing automation.
For Prospective Students
With marketing automation, prospective student nurturing becomes a science of behaviors and targeted interests and needs. The first step of this science is to categorize your prospective students into one of the following stages: research, consider, and commit.… Read the rest
Is your manufacturing company using marketing automation? Why not? When used properly, nurturing your leads can strengthen your relationship with prospects. Marketing automation can also help shorten the sales cycle by giving you the ability to quickly respond to your customers and potential customers.
There are many benefits to Marketing Automation, including:
- “Who is on now” site tracking. See who is on your site on a regular basis. You can even tie this information to specific leads and current customers if they’ve previously supplied their contact information.
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Due to the competitive nature of digital marketing in the education industry and the higher than average costs per click (CPC), whether it be for small local schools or national higher education providers, it’s essential to know which paid search metrics are important to your company.
Cost per lead (CPL) is one of the most recognized measurements, but your school should also focus on these additional paid search metrics for schools:
Cost per Application (CPA)
While CPL is still an important metric, CPA allows us to see how many people actually start the enrollment process.… Read the rest
The importance of content marketing can’t be denied. It’s proven to be the best tool for a business to establish a credible, trustworthy image, as well as to establish a successful rapport with potential clients. Of course, any company will benefit from these effects, but this is especially true for B2B companies, which must convince clients to trust them for purchases that are not only major financial commitments, but are crucial to their business’s operations. B2B companies can use content marketing to drive ROI with great success—but it takes work.… Read the rest
According to the National Retail Foundation, 40% of consumers begin shopping BEFORE HALLOWEEN! In addition, nearly half of the consumers plan to buy holiday gifts online this year (Google). What’s this mean? We’re in the heart of holiday shopping season!
I remember the good ole’ days when I would look all over the house for gifts I was hoping to get for Christmas. One year, I found the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles video game (and somehow my mom found out that I found the gift), and she literally returned the gift and I never received it.… Read the rest