Avoid Being Remote with Mobile Marketing

As a larger number of consumers turn to mobile means for their purchases, business owners and their brands must make sure they are not asleep at the wheel (in this case the smart phone etc.) when it comes to mobile marketing.

As one report notes, don’t look for mobile purchases to slow down anytime soon. That being the case, businesses and those marketing their products and services must make sure they are ready for the long ride.

So, is your brand already taking advantage of the opportunities mobile marketing brings and/or are you prepared to do so heading into 2016?


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In order to capitalize on all that mobile marketing has to offer, make sure you keep in mind the following advice:

  1. Don’t Be Overly Aggressive – One way to surely drop the ball with mobile marketing is being too aggressive with consumers. Given you should only be reaching out to consumers who have an interest in your product/service and/or consented to your inquiry, make sure you don’t alienate potential or current customers. When you come across as too eager to make a sale, you run the risk of losing that very same sale;

  2. Talk Specials and Deals – What consumer doesn’t like a good deal? If you are pitching consumers on the idea they can get tv service here, be sure to tell them why your brand’s service offers a better deal than the next guy’s. While you can use mobile marketing year-round to pitch your specials and deals, leading up to certain holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, Fourth of July, Labor Day etc.) prove great times to come out swinging with mobile marketing;

  3. Don’t Be Lax on Customer Service – Effectively using mobile marketing is yet another means to show off why your brand’s customer service is second to none. In the event your brand is offering the best television service possible; explain in your texts why your company is hands-down the best when it comes to packaging and pricing the right television connection. Even though many consumers are on-the-go these days, that doesn’t mean they don’t want quality entertainment in their homes. Whether it is satellite or cable television, today’s consumers have many options, so make you dial them in to why they should side with you;

  4. What Do You Think the Competition is up to? – Lastly, if you think that the competition is not using mobile marketing, think again. Another valid reason to use mobile marketing is that it can set you apart from your competitors. When consumers see you staying up to date on the latest mobile technology, you stand out from the crowd.

While using mobile marketing in your pursuit of more business is not a 100 percent lock that you will make a sale, having added mobility could make for just the right picture when it comes to your marketing needs.