Regardless of which industry in which you work, digital content is one of the best ways to market your brand and reach your audience. Billions of people watch video content online each month and millions interact over social media each day as well. The opportunities to reach more consumers is seemingly endless.
In order to increase your engagements, you need to stand out from the crowd in a meaningful and useful way. Incorporating quality content is one of the best ways to accomplish these goals. Here are 4 ways you can implement more digital content into your marketing strategy to generate more engagements and more of a following.
Diversify Your Content
Each member of your target audience is unique and you need to find creative, on-brand ways to catch and hold their attention. Use different types of content, such as eye-catching presentations, videos, and blogs, across multiple platforms. The more content you use, the more chances you have of making that connection with your customer base.
Everyone loves a good story, especially in marketing. The best content can tell a story in a way that draws viewers in and keeps them there. Subtlety is usually the best strategy for pushing products and using good storytelling to do so can make all the difference. Good stories make your product or service more memorable, and they also build trust with your brand. Use your company’s brand to create stories with a purpose to gain a more stable following.
Make Your Brand More Personable
People want to relate to what they interact with on a personal level. Customers are more likely to convert to sales when you show the people behind your brand. Do most people think you’re a faceless corporation that only wants to make as much money as possible? It’s time to show them the real people who truly care about what impact their company is making.
On the other hand, personalized experiences also boost engagement. Give your audience experiences that are more tailored to them to forge a more powerful connection. Overall, personalization will help your target audience relate to your brand more, making them more likely to engage and buy.
Craft Unique and Relevant Headlines
Large percentages of audiences only read headlines. They quickly skim to see if an article will be interesting and/or relevant to what they need or want. Craft your headlines with more than a passing thought. Will it bore readers or make them want to click through and read more of your content? Try using headlines that ask a question or make them want to find the end of the story you’re telling.