There are a number of new marketing trends poised to make a significant impact in 2018. Here are three of the most important trends to look for in the coming year.
We are visual creatures. It is proven that people are 80% more likely to view your post if it includes an image. On top of that, when people hear information, they're likely to remember only 10% of that information three days later. However, if a relevant image is paired with that same information, people retained 65% of the information three days later. These statistics speak for themselves. (source)
Find Your Audience
Social media has come a long way with helping people find like minded individuals. Using hashtags and locations can help you find any niche, person, or business you are looking for. Search for your own business.. See what people are saying about you. If it's good, why not share it. If it's bad, try to make it right. Reaching out to a client or customer who had a poor experience can really make a difference.
Start A Blog
Marketing is the lifeblood of business. You have to maintain your marketing to keep your business healthy. One of the bests ways to do this is through creating a blog. This will give you valuable content that can be shared by customers/clients and potential customers/clients. If optimized correctly with keywords, it will also go a long way with helping your search engine rankings.