6Simple ingredientsfor succesful contentCase study:Gap in the Marketby KBC Banking & Insurance
7Short: Gap in the MarketKBC Banking & Insurance is a catalyst for our economy and supportslocal business with: Expertise Advice Support payment traffic Risk hedging LoansKBC brings “supply and demand” together in this campaign, createdfor local (starting) entrepreneurs.The content to help entrepreneurs will be created by the community.
8Short: Gap in the MarketPhase I “Demand phase” February 2013 “What’s the gap in the market inyour town?” kbc.be/hetgatindemarktPhase II “Fill the gaps” March 2013 Asking (starting)entrepreneurs to fill thosegaps. External campaign about 6real KBC-cases who havesuccesfully filled a gap in themarket.Phase III “Social Battle” April 2013 “Battle” between startingentrepreneurs who have filled agap in the market.Winners get a chance to use 1 of20 company cars for half a year.
96 important “ingredients”#1 Community#2 Interest#3 Platform#4 Fundament#5 Content creation#6 Use the content
10#1 Community = kingDO NOT CREATE CONTENT,COMMUNITY WILL CREATE CONTENT.Who knows the community best?Who speaks the language?Who knows what they want to hear?Answer: the Community
11#1 Community = kingDEFINE THE COMMUNITYWho’s YOUR target?What do YOU want to share?What information do YOU want?
13#2 InterestFIND COMMON INTERESTWhat’s a common issue in the community?What’s a common interest?
14#2 InterestTHE INTEREST IS YOUR CONTEXTIt engages the community to respond,discuss, talk, share, …But:The interest is also important for you.As it will define if the necessary contentwill be created.
15#2 InterestIndividuals:What’s missing in your town?Starting entrepreneurs:What gaps can you fill, and where?KBC:Who wants to start a business, can wehelp them?
16#3 PlatformCREATE A PLATFORM To create content
17#3 PlatformCREATE A PLATFORM To define the rules To define the context
18#4 FundamentCREATE A BASE Give a kick-start. People don’t want to be the first.If not… there will be no creation of content.
19#4 Fundament Prefill with statistic data by Truvo User generated data from market survey by Corelio via iVOX
20#5 Start! Let them create content!Let your community know theycan give THEIR opinion.Give them a sign that’s they canbe heard!Show the way to yourplatform.
22#6 Use the content!177.157 Gaps in the MarketCommunity registered
23#6 Use the content!300.000unique visitors on website during campaign (1 Feb – 25 March)The platform www.kbc.be/gatindemarkt is still a sourceto find information on local business opportunities.
24#6 Use the content!1.427 ideas of entrepreneursEvery entrepreneur who entered an idea,is invited for a personal chat in his local KBC branch.
25#6 Use the content!Result:• Positive talk in the community (individuals and entrepreneurs)• Demand on working together with local city council• Unizo, associations of entrepreneurs, … ask to work together• Media cover the stories of starting entrepreneurs (tv, newspaper, radio)
26The Gap in the Market:20.398 mentionsWWW.KBC.BE/GATINDEMARKT