There are several different online marketing techniques available today. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Viral Pay Per Click (PPC) Affiliate Social Media Marketing (SMM) Email
The Facts 98% of visitors to a website will leave without buying. It can take up to 7 interactions with a consumer before they become a customer. 46% of marketers think that retargeting is the most under-utilized online marketing technique.
So – what exactly is retargeting? You may already be getting decent traffic. But what do you do about the 98% that leave without converting?
Retargeting is an online advertising technique that focuses only on people who have already visited your site.
Retargeting Needs a Cookie Retargeting works by placing a snippet of code on your site which places cookies on your visitor’s browser.
Cookies are also placed from various ad networks. These cookies allow you to build a list of “prospects” that have been to your site before. Network Cookies are Placed Too
Then Target Your List These cookies build your list of prospects. This list is used to target display your ads wherever your prospects go online. It complements other marketing strategies that are geared toward bringing new traffic in.
Results: CPMs are Low Average CPM (cost per thousand impressions) is ~30% lower for retargeting campaigns than for traditional site-targeted campaigns.
Better Results: CTR is very high! Retargeting campaigns average about 2x the CTR of site-targeted campaigns.
Why does it work so well? Retargeting keeps your brand on the minds of your potential customers, increasing the chances of them converting. Every time your customer sees your ad, your brand gains traction and recognition.