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Crafting Marketing Content With Accuracy

In the rapidly changing landscape of digital marketing, accurate marketing content is very important. Not only does accurate content build trust and credibility among your audience, but it also ensures that your message is conveyed concisely and effectively. 

“Content marketing is more than a buzzword. It is the hottest trend in marketing because it is the biggest gap between what buyers want and brands produce.” -Michael Brenner.

Crafting marketing content requires a strategic approach, attention to detail, and knowing your audience inside out. Content marketing is about creating content that resonates with your audience, engages with them at a deep level, and sparks a connection that drives them to take action. 

Here are 3 actionable ways to better understand your audience and help you produce accurate marketing content:

1. Surveys and Interviews.

When you create a survey with a series of well-thought-out questions, you are able to collect valuable customer data to help you draw important conclusions. The most popular surveys are online and can be extremely cost-effective with minimal effort. Surveys may help you learn more about your audience so you can produce better products and tailor your marketing messages specifically to their needs. 

Similarly, when you talk or ‘interview’ your audience via a series of questions geared at helping you gather information, you collect valuable and can also ask more detailed questions depending on the respondents’ replies to dig deeper. Interviews are normally one-on-one verbal conversations and are more time-intensive than surveys. Focus groups are a great way to interview your prospects. However, you can also incorporate aspects of the interview approach into conversations at trade shows and during any point of the selling and buying process. 

Surveys allow you to collect data from a wider audience and likely at a lower cost while interviews allow you to dig deeper into particular topics of interest and more accurately target your message to that need.

2. Social Media Chatter.

The social media universe offers a data-rich array of touchpoints (engagement, likes, loves, comments, DMs, shares) with consumers and offers your company a way to gauge how people feel about your brand, company, product experience, and customer service. These perceptions and engagement from your audience can travel around the world via the internet in mere seconds. You can monitor and learn from this data in real time for instant feedback.

3. Website Analytics

Website analytics is the process of tracking and understanding how people use your website. These analytics can help you understand user demographics, goals, and behavior. Understanding these metrics and then tailoring your website’s content and product offerings will improve your audience’s experience and help you achieve your business goals.

By reviewing your analytics, you can help you and your team create marketing content that better captures your audience’s attention and also delivers accurate information that builds trust and credibility for your brand. Accuracy should always be a priority in your content creation process to maintain integrity and foster long-term relationships with your audience.

If you need assistance with delivering marketing content with better accuracy, give the Edmiston Group a call at (724)612-0755. We will keep you on target!
About the author: Autumn Edmiston is the CEO and owner of the Edmiston Group. The Edmiston Group is a multifaceted Pittsburgh-based marketing consulting firm providing senior-level marketing management services to businesses and non-profit organizations on a short or long-term basis. Core areas of service are business development strategies, website creation and management, social media management, marketing, strategic planning, and public relations. The Edmiston Group has consistently delivered and implemented real-world, proven business marketing ideas and strategies for business.

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