Level Up Your Customer Loyalty with Gamification

Marketing Insider Group

Want to keep your customers around, boost their loyalty, and engage them with fun and convenient content? The post Level Up Your Customer Loyalty with Gamification appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

Building a Great B2B Loyalty Program to Prevent Churn

Marketing Insider Group

The post Building a Great B2B Loyalty Program to Prevent Churn appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. We know how valuable loyal customers are. They’re five times more likely to make a purchase, five times more likely to forgive mistakes and seven times easier to upsell.1

13 Customer Loyalty Best Practices for B2B Companies

Act-On

And then there’s the quotes and statistics about the benefits of customer loyalty , aka customer retention. Because of stats like that (or maybe because of competition, or because of pressure to grow, or simply due to the awareness of all this), B2B loyalty programs are on the rise. There’s more and more examples of them working, and marketers are increasingly prioritizing these loyalty programs. Good loyalty programs are fueled by both emotions and financial rewards.

5 Ways to Create Super-Addictive Loyalty Programs

Marketing Insider Group

Well, loyalty doesn’t happen overnight. To reach “cult loyalty” status, like Apple’s fanatics, customers must identify with your brand on a deeper level. And one way to achieve that is through well-developed loyalty programs. You want customers to love your brand.

Promote Customer Loyalty

MakesBridge

The following are strategies to launch your customer loyalty. The experience of your customers ranks the highest to increase the amount of loyalty and trust. Loyalty Programs. For all businesses, a loyal customer proves time after time to hold more value than new customers.

How Customer Loyalty Is Really Earned

Marketing Insider Group

Even loyalty programs have an appeal, but they do nothing to establish brand authenticity. […]. The post How Customer Loyalty Is Really Earned appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. You can’t buy your customers. Promotional offers, special discounts, and giveaways may motivate more sales – during the promotional period. They may gain some brand favor while the free sample is being used or the discounted subscription pricing is in effect.

The Relationship Between Customer Engagement, Loyalty And Revenue

Influitive b2b

Customer engagement is highly correlated to customer loyalty ,” says Aimee Lucas , Customer Experience Transformist and VP at the Temkin Group , a customer experience research and consulting firm. However, loyalty can generate revenue on another front: demand gen.

Weekend Reading: “The Customer Loyalty Loop” by Noah Fleming

Marketing Insider Group

For the 125th episode of The Marketing Book Podcast, I interviewed Noah Fleming, author of The Customer Loyalty Loop: The Science Behind Creating Great Experiences and Lasting Impressions.

Customer Loyalty: CEO’s #1 Focus to Protect Revenue This Year – Part 4

Fusion Marketing Partners

Three key customer loyalty metrics to stabilize and improve revenue Over the past couple of months, I have been talking […]. B2B Marketing Customer Loyalty Marketing Metrics Customer Loyalty Best Practices

5 Ways Marketing Automation Builds True Customer Loyalty

Marketing Insider Group

It seems that somewhere along the way, customer loyalty became a forgotten objective of the marketing strategy. The post 5 Ways Marketing Automation Builds True Customer Loyalty appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

SessionM Expands from Loyalty to Full Customer Engagement Management

Customer Experience Matrix

SessionM launched in 2012 as a platform that increased user engagement by adding gamification and loyalty rewards to mobile apps. Compared with these vendors, SessionM’s loyalty features are probably its most unusual feature. But it would be misleading to pigeonhole SessionM as a system for loyalty marketers. Instead, consider it a personalized messaging* product that offers loyalty as a bonus option for marketers who need it.

Customer Loyalty: CEO’s #1 Focus to Protect Revenue in 2018

Fusion Marketing Partners

Unlocking the secrets of customer loyalty Customer loyalty (CL) should be the number one focus for CEOs and business owners […]. Branding Competitive Advantage Customer Loyalty

Customer Loyalty: CEO’s #1 Focus to Protect Revenue in the New Year – Part 2

Fusion Marketing Partners

Customer loyalty – the secret weapon in your brand Customer loyalty (CL) should be the number one focus for CEOs […]. Brand Equity Branding Customer Loyalty

Tips from Andrew Davis on Leveling Up Content with the Loyalty Loop

DivvyHQ

In episode two, we welcomed Andrew Davis, who gave us the lowdown on “The Loyalty Loop” and how content teams can activate this simple idea to keep customers coming back, while fending off advances from the competition. Learning the Loyalty Loop. Four Steps of the Loyalty Loop.

Consumer Loyalty - 5 Ways to Make Your Customers Fall in Love With You

Modern Marketing

Customer Experience

How To: Build loyalty through customer engagement

Kaon

As B2B customers’ purchasing choices have expanded, their expectations have increased, and brand loyalty has sharply declined. Gavin Finn, President and CEO, Kaon Interactive , presents three ways to better engage your customers.

New Forrester Research: B2B Should Use B2C Customer Loyalty Principles

Influitive b2b

For years, B2B marketers have largely viewed B2C loyalty tactics as irrelevant in their space. That’s why B2B marketers can’t afford to overlook the opportunity to learn from their B2C counterparts, who are experts at driving customer loyalty. And Forrester’s latest research report, B2B Loyalty, The B2C Way , outlines practical ways B2B marketers can apply B2C principles to deepen relationships and engagement. Deepen engagement to lock in loyalty.

How To Increase Customer Loyalty And Revenue

Modern Marketing

Customer loyalty is a top priority for many brands. Through loyalty programs, brands have found that they can encourage customers to come back on a regular basis, often choosing their brand over other nearby businesses. But how much must a company spend to maintain that loyalty? As the article Closing the Gap Between Revenue and Loyalty Management points out, a brand can give away more than it actually has to at the expense of valuable revenue.

5 Ways Marketing Automation Enhances Customer Loyalty

Sharpspring

Customer loyalty is a lost art of marketing, rediscovered. In the age of digital marketing, more emphasis is being put upon customer experience and customer loyalty. The renewed focus on customer loyalty is for a good reason. What Is Customer Loyalty? Imagine it’s 1953.

Loyalty vs. Retention Measurement

Measure Up Marketing

Companies who want to retain or expand their relationships with existing customers are finding that measuring and modeling customer loyalty is very valuable. We were recently asked “Do you need to measure loyalty if you are measuring retention-aren’t they the same thing?” That is not to be confused with loyalty, which measures a customer’s predisposition to select a business entity as a preference, and indicates a certain resistance to competitors.

Building Loyalty through Client Experience

Hinge Marketing

Driving Client Loyalty. Discover any barriers to building client loyalty. The post Building Loyalty through Client Experience appeared first on Hinge Marketing.

Customer Loyalty: Why the Game's Changing & How You Can Win It

Modern Marketing

This is where customer loyalty programs come into the picture. They aren’t an entirely new concept , but considering that we all have the SAME loyalty card and benefits, it has certainly turned stale. In fact, Walgreen went on to experiment with AR on their loyalty application.

How Hospitality Brands Can Leverage Personalization to Enhance Loyalty Programs

OneSpot

When it comes to building loyalty, travel and hospitality brands have the biggest opportunity to surprise and delight their customers with personalization throughout the customer journey. Most importantly, they want to receive exclusive access to the products and experiences they covet in exchange for their loyalty to a brand. But brands can’t just buy loyalty with perks because customers don’t suddenly become loyal to a brand that simply hands out loyalty points and freebies.

5 Ways Mobile Drives Customer Loyalty

Content Marketing Institute

However, optimization is just one way to earn loyalty. Here are five ways mobile can be used as a platform for driving satisfaction and loyalty. Such personalization establishes a relationship between customers and brands, fostering long-term loyalty. Brands that employ the newest technologies to simplify and personalize the customer experience are set to earn customer loyalty for the long term.

Struggling With Brand Loyalty? Ideas to Consider for Lifetime Customers

Content Marketing Institute

It has become all too common for brands to promote brand loyalty simply by lavishing reward points on anybody willing to identify as a customer or load an app on their phone. Listen to MarketingWeek’s What is the Future of Loyalty? Potential cash value of loyalty.

What Monopoly Can Teach Marketers About Customer Loyalty and Advocacy

Modern Marketing

Aside from the main themes revolving around mobile and data that are top of mind for every marketer at the moment, one less obvious theme kept coming up: customer loyalty and advocacy.

The Foolproof 3-Step Strategy For Customer Retention and Loyalty

Influitive b2b

The perils of leaving customer engagement and retention to chance This is a visualization of the typical SaaS buying process, which has clear stages and great content to guide buyers toward purchasing your product: This is a thing of beauty. People in your organization are constantly examining, optimizing, and perfecting it. Now, this is a.

Retention that Drives Revenue: 5 Tips for Customer Loyalty Programs

Marketing Action

Customer loyalty programs are a great way to boost sales and revenue. According to Forrester Research , loyalty programs today are doing much more than driving more purchases and bigger profits. There are many different types of loyalty programs.

3 Lessons to Improve Customer Loyalty

Crimson Marketing

As a marketer, the first thing you understand is that you’re not always operating under measurable value and concrete data. Yes, there are analytics tools to measure metrics and social reach, but it doesn’t always capture the full influence of your messaging.

Did Millennials “Kill” Brand Loyalty? Not Really

Content Standard

We are also often accused of not having brand loyalty, making marketing to millennials a daunting task. These two forces—our tendency to seek peers’ opinions and our bargain hunting—can appear to work in opposition to brand loyalty.

Could Voice Search Technology Change the Dynamics of Brand Loyalty?

Content Standard

It would force marketers to reassess not just their strategies for reaching their audience, but how they try to build reciprocal relationships and deepen brand loyalties. Lost Love for Brand Loyalty. The post Could Voice Search Technology Change the Dynamics of Brand Loyalty?

Measuring the Pay-Off for Customer Loyalty

Measure Up Marketing

Let me take a minute to inundate you some commonly accepted facts about the impact of customer loyalty or the lack of it on an organization. Companies that lead their markets in customer loyalty generate operating margins of 13%, while laggards had margins of just 2%? These are good metrics but what they don’t do is tell us what business outcome they expect their investment in customer loyalty to impact. For example, is the focus of customer loyalty to increase repurchase?

Building Customer Loyalty: How and Why to Value Brand Loyalists

Content Standard

” For all the work you’ve done towards building customer loyalty, there suddenly seems to be a chasm between the likes and shares on one hand, and the behavior that ends with a conversion for your brand on the other. Defining Loyalty. Encouraging Loyalty.

How Personalized Emails Improve Customer Success and Loyalty

Evergage

Think about your inbox for a second – both your personal and work accounts. How many emails do you receive in a week that are completely irrelevant to you?

How to Increase Customer Loyalty through B2B Marketing

B2B Marketing Traction

Now we have more tools to stay in front of our customers, keep them engaged and increase their loyalty. The first step in increasing customer loyalty is to make sure that there is no friction in the customer’s experience with your brand.

3 Ways B2B Brands Should Use Membership To Grow Advocate Loyalty

Influitive b2b

Organizations like it for obvious reasons: recurring revenue and long-term loyalty ! Advocate Marketing Customer Engagement Customer Marketing Uncategorized advocacy advocate b2bmarketingzone customer advocacy customer engagement customer loyalty membership economy robbie kellman baxter

How to Use Content to Build Customer Loyalty and Retention

Crimson Marketing

According to 51% of survey respondents: “customer and prospect engagement and awareness are two of the top objectives for content marketing programs… Customer loyalty, increased leads, increased revenue, and thought leadership are additional program drivers.”

Selling by Giving: How Generosity and Vulnerability Leads to Loyalty

Heinz Marketing

The post Selling by Giving: How Generosity and Vulnerability Leads to Loyalty appeared first on Heinz Marketing. By Sheena McKinney , Executive Assistant to Matt Heinz, President of Heinz Marketing. I recently wrote about how Giving is Better, Receiving is Hard where I share how really hard it can be to receive (help, get compliments, etc.). I led with the old adage “It’s better to give than receive” and I believe it’s true. But in business, in sales specifically, does this apply?

How to earn customer loyalty in the age of chat

Biznology

Customer service is both a logical and excellent place to start your loyalty-building efforts. The post How to earn customer loyalty in the age of chat appeared first on Biznology.

5 Ways to Guarantee Customer Loyalty and Retention

Sales Intelligence View

3) Leverage a Rewards or Loyalty Program. The easiest way to improve customer retention is to employ a rewards or loyalty program. Not all of us sell something as essential as coffee, and customer loyalty programs tend to be more popular with B2C brands than with B2B brands.

How customer experience supports brand loyalty through relationships

Biznology

The post How customer experience supports brand loyalty through relationships appeared first on Biznology. It’s time to take the wheel, even if you’re not into cars.

How to Gain Customer Loyalty and Trust Through Design

Outbrain

So much so that they often direct their marketing and design efforts toward gaining customer loyalty. Little things to consider as you’re developing trust and loyalty with your customers. The post How to Gain Customer Loyalty and Trust Through Design appeared first on outbrain.com.

Five Steps to Increased Brand Loyalty

KEO Marketing

You build brand loyalty. The key to brand loyalty is to build an emotional attachment to your brand. To help ensure your customers will remember your brand, here are five step s to build brand loyalty: Establish an ongoing relationship.