Why Unique Coupon Codes Are Important

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Why Unique Coupon Codes Are Important

Running an incentive campaign is complicated. Between selecting the incentive, organizing the promotion, and tracking results, there’s a lot to think about. Not to mention common mistakes to avoid. A simple aspect of these campaigns that many campaigns work with are coupon codes. I’ll assume you have a basic understanding of coupon codes: a keyword or series of characters that … Read More

Drake and the Psychology of Free Shipping

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Psychology Free Shipping

Drake’s love of Free Shipping may be the most instructive meme in the history of conversion rate optimization. Not that there’s really much competition, but still. At first, this meme just seems like a funny observation. But this online joke actually carries with it a great deal of insight into the irrationality of human behavior. And since ecommerce is all … 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

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

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