It’s that time of the year! Sometimes the public holidays sneak up on you in the mad rush, other times it feels like you’re counting down the days to your own getaway… but either way, it’s easy to forget that communication with your customers around this time is key. With Rewardle, you can schedule push notifications to let your customers know your holiday opening hours. It’s also a great way to let them know when you’re back to business as usual.
An older article from Forbes.com that’s still extremely relevant today…Word of Mouth Marketing (WOMM). Isn’t this really the original social media platform? I grew up with the famous Faberge commercial that showed a woman who “told 2 friends” about the product and how “they told 2 friends … and so on … and so on”. Hasn’t WOM always been a powerful way to influence business results?
Whilst ABS data released last week showed that Australian retail sales had missed expectations, research released today from Vend reveals that spending with the small and independent retailers went up by eight per cent.
Customer reviews and testimonials have always been an effective way to demonstrate third party proof that your business is trustworthy and does what it says it does. And with local search services like Google Places now prominently displaying reviews, they’ve become more important than ever.