Reviews are a huge part of why we buy the items we choose to buy. 88% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations, which shows why online retailers put so much effort into making them available for potential customers to view.
Product reviews are a prominent part of all Amazon item listings. Those with the highest and greatest number of reviews outsell the rest by a large margin. But Amazon just made a change that could have a big impact on the ability for many to get reviews. Here’s what happened and why it’s bad for business.
The internet has changed everything in our world, especially the way we work. Where few use to be able to dream of working from home or anywhere they pleased, the internet now makes it possible to put in a days work from anywhere on the planet you work best.
But while a growing number of workplaces are allowing employees to work remotely, there are still those that aren’t okay with the idea. Here’s why some bosses aren’t cool with employees working remotely.
We all want to build better social followings. The relationship we have with our followers is key to the success we see on social. We spend a ton of time building a following and connecting with them but there are some annoying actions that can hurt our social health. Here are the most offensive actions that you need to avoid.
Social media engagement is huge. Without it, there’s no reason to be on social. But while marketers crave engagement, recent changes to social networks have often made it harder to get the same engagement rate we use to grab. Fear not! You can increase your Twitter engagement by 110% or more using this simple form of content few businesses are using.
Launching a startup is difficult. You need explosive growth to gain the scale to gather the interest of investors and make your business thrive in this tough new world. But the growth that would satisfy a typical business simply isn’t enough for most startups. To achieve the kind of growth startups need to succeed, you need something that propels you ahead at exponential speeds. Something that gives you an explosion right off the line. Traction: How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Customer Growth shows you how to achieve that kind of growth.
Google AMP rolled out just a couple months ago and many marketers took little notice. This light-weight and mobile-focused website structure offers a better user experience than the weighed-down resource-intensive stuff most of us are use to, but it got little attention from most in website and marketing circles after release. That’s all about to change with the latest announcement by Google last week. Here’s why you can’t keep ignoring AMP.
Every time Facebook or any social network makes an update of any kind, it’s almost instantly met with cries from the marketing community. Every update seems another move to kill off social media marketing and bring an end to the world. Facebook just announced a new update to the timeline, and this one is sure to really make many marketers mad. Fear not, these changes aren’t as bad as many think. Here’s why this Facebook update isn’t a bad thing.
Quality copy has a huge impact on the success of social ads. Crafting messages that appeal to viewers is an obvious goal, but sometimes small nuances can have a big effect on the performance and return of our social media advertising. There are many factors that can influence success. Here are 7 tips for writing better Twitter ad copy, from Twitter themselves.