The Art of Upselling

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The Art of Upselling

Few sales techniques are as universal and effective as upselling. Upselling is used to get a customer to spend more by buying an upgraded version of what’s being purchased. Upselling exist because customers will often pick the cheapest version of whatever they’re buying. They need to see a direct benefit to paying more. It is a salesperson’s job to make … Read More

Conversion Boosting Strategies for BFCM

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Conversion Boosting Strategies for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

In the retail sphere, no two days are as relentlessly hyped as Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Everyone knows that these days are important days to put conversion boosting strategies into action. Some may wonder “Why all the fuss?” Let’s examine some of the data. In 2017, ecommerce shoppers spent $7.9 billion on Black Friday weekend. That includes a robust … Read More

The Most Common Coupon Strategy Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

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Most Common Coupon Strategy Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Coupon strategies can seem like a magic bullet when it comes to boosting sales, except when common coupon strategy mistakes are made. Without careful planning, discounts can ultimately hurt more than help. To help you avoid such issues, we’ve highlighted the three most common coupon strategy mistakes retailers make when implementing an incentive strategy. One-Size-Fits-All Discounts When creating an incentive, … Read More

On-Entry Strategies and Why They Scare Customers Away

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On-Entry Strategies and Why They Scare Customers Away

Some people love a good scare. One place no one wants to be scared is your website’s home page. On-entry strategies seem like a great idea. Until they take over an entire screen upon arrival. On-entry strategies almost always require the user to interact with them in some way. Ideally, that would mean that the user’s email is captured. But … Read More

Three Ways to Increase Revenue in Quarter 4

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Three Ways to Get More From Q4

Q4 can seem like a magical time for online retailers. It’s the time of year that virtually every business has the opportunity to increase revenue since purchases are at an all-time high throughout the country. Online retailers, as well as brick and mortar businesses, need to put in extra effort to maximize their profits during Q4. We’ve compiled these tips … Read More

The 4 Essentials of an Email Remarketing Campaign

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4 Essentials of Email Remarketing

Remarketing is the process of reaching out to users that have browsed, purchased, or abandoned and getting them to return and complete a purchase. The idea seems simple enough. However, a great deal of work goes into a successful email remarketing campaign. Online shopping is rarely a linear process. A customer may visit multiple sites, compare prices, and take days … Read More

3 Creative Ways to Sell without Incentives

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3 Ways to Sell Without Incentives

It seems impossible to sell without incentives, but we promise you it’s not. There are several incentive strategy alternatives that online retailers can implement without impacting profit per product. Giving customers a discount can be a great way to attract their attention. If you operate on low profit margins, you probably find yourself losing money rather than making it. Today … Read More

Control Groups: An Effective Way to Measure Campaign Success

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What are Control Groups?

In business, there is nothing more exciting than seeing the impact or growth that a new campaign generates. Whether the goals are engagement, sales, or lead generation, the excitement still translates. However, how are you to measure the results if there aren’t any factors to test against? Well, that’s where control groups comes into to play. What is a control … Read More

The Secrets of a Successful Coupon Strategy

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Implementing a successful coupon code strategy is a smart, simple way to keep your customers buying and your business thriving. With 24/7 access to any product, anytime, anywhere, it’s easy for your business to get overlooked. A coupon code strategy could be the fix. As long as it’s well thought out and put into action properly. Why coupon codes? While … Read More

5 Sender Name Ideas to Increase Email Open Rates

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5 Sender Name Ideas to Increase Email Open Rates

Open rates are the most influential metric in email marketing. Aside from the actual delivery of your message, the sender name and subject line have the biggest impact on open rates. When open rates increase, your conversion rate will likely follow. Almost all inboxes are organized into rows, with the sender name on the left, followed by the subject line … Read More