Now-a-days for any business to succeed, they need to make their presence online, true isn’t?
Great video on Digital Marketing
These days we are hearing a lot about digital media and marketing online, the businesses that are investing into these marketing channels are growing digitally and gaining profitable returns too. When we talk about digital marketing, a lot of things run in our minds like: what is digital marketing, how to start, which channels to use, and how to be effective?
Well, firstly you need to understand the importance of digital marketing and how will your business get benefited from it, because digital marketing works differently for every business.
Why is Digital Marketing Important?
Billboards, one of the most effective traditional marketing practice, but are they still effective. Are we looking at the billboards while we are travelling on roads? Not really!
While travelling no one looks out of the window these days, everyone is busy with their smartphones or other digital devices, true right? People spend most of their times online compared to yesteryears. So being present on the digital devices is more productive, as there are more chances to be found.
Digital Marketing has wider opportunities for business growth, helps to reach targeted customers, create long-lasting relationships, quite affordable and even helps to generate good number of leads.
What is Digital Marketing?
Digital Marketing is a term given to any form of marketing products/services through online channels. Simply, Connecting and Marketing to the customers through digital channels like search engines, email, website and social media is called Digital Marketing.
Well, Digital Marketing is very vast, it is quite difficult to understand every bit of it. So, if you are looking forward to build an Digital Marketing Strategy for your business, firstly you need to pen down your objective, which set of audiences you want to target and goals you want to accomplish through marketing online.
Once you are clear about your goals, analyze every Digital Marketing component and how will it benefit your business.
So, What are these Digital Marketing Components?
Before going to components you would need some essential assets, like content, blog posts, online tools, social media accounts, infographics, newsletters, ebooks, company logos, brochures and many as such. Content is the most important pillar of digital marketing strategy, stronger the content stronger will be the impact on the audiences.
There are many tactics, assets, and practices that come under the term “Digital Marketing”. Knowing and understanding everything at once is not possible, so let’s look at primary and most important components of Digital Marketing.
It is the online address of your business/brand, having a proper official website is very important for success of your online marketing strategy. Make sure that your official website satisfies the following must-haves:
The website has to be user-friendly.
Should speak about your business/brand.
Include all essential contact information.
Website design should be professional, clean and easy to navigate.
Website should be responsive.
Your services/products should have individual pages that would help you track your conversions and monitor your performance.
Many users and customers start their journey on search engines, by searching for the products and services they need. So, are you getting found when they are looking for services/products offered by your business? Search Engine Optimization can help you found on search engines like Google or Bing. When you optimize your websi