ECOMMERCE SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIT FAQ's

WHAT IS OUR ECOMMERCE SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIT?

Our free ecommerce Social Media Audit is a 15 PAGE COMPETITOR LANDSCAPE REPORT’ that will benchmark your social media AUDIENCE, ACTIVITY & ENGAGEMENT against that of your Top 4 Competitors.

WHO ARE OUR ECOMMERCE SOCIAL MEDIA AUDITS SUITABLE FOR?

Our social media audits are suitable for regional and national ecommerce brands that are looking to BRIDGE the Social Media Gap between themselves and their competitors who are already capitalising on social media.

Brands who would like to check to see how well their existing social media agency is performing against the competition.

Brands who would like to check if their in-house team have the necessary skills and experience to deliver their online business growth objectives through social media marketing.

KEY ECOMMERCE SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIT BENEFITS
  1. BUILD TARGETED COMMUNITIES
  2. INCREASE BRAND AWARENESS
  3. OPEN NEW CHANNELS FOR CONVERSIONS
  4. INCREASE RELEVANT TRAFFIC
  5. INCREASE SALES/CONVERSIONS
  6. ONLINE BUSINESS GROWTH
10 REASONS YOUR ECOMMERCE BUSINESS NEEDS A SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY

The growth of social media in today’s day and age is quite simply outstanding and it comes as no surprise that ecommerce is growing faster than the traditional retail sector with absolutely no signs of slowing down. Social media strategies are therefore becoming an integral part of successful digital marketing initiatives for online businesses.

With this in mind, we’ve put together 10 reasons why your ecommerce business needs to start putting together a social media marketing strategy ASAP. You can bet your bottom dollar that your competitors are already doing it.

#1 – UK ECOMMENCE MARKET SET TO RISE DRAMATICALLY

UK retail ecommerce sales are set to hit an incredible £60 billion during 2015 and this is expected to reach £86.96 billion by 2019.

10 Reasons Your Ecommerce Business Needs A Social Media Marketing Strategy Today

#2 – THE MAJORITY OF THE UK’S POPULATION HAVE AN ACTIVE SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT

59% of the UK population have an active social media account with Facebook being the top active social network platform at 43% and with Instagram surprisingly coming last at only 8%.

10 Reasons Your Ecommerce Business Needs A Social Media Marketing Strategy Today

#3 – SOCIAL MEDIA IS USAGE IS ON THE RISE

Since January 2014, there has been a 6% increase of growth in the number of active social media accounts and a 7% growth in the number of active mobile social accounts. This has resulted in the average daily use of social media by users amounting to 2h and 13m which is more than half the time that people in the UK spend on the internet in general.

#4 – SOCIAL MEDIA IS BEING USED TO DISCOVER PRODUCTS

Orders coming from social media grew by 202% over 2014, making social media an effective way to bring in sales.

10 Reasons Your Ecommerce Business Needs A Social Media Marketing Strategy Today

#5 – SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING GENERATES MORE BUSINESS

A recent survey conducted by an online marketing tools vendor found that 89% of respondents said social media marketing generated more business.

#6 – SOCIAL FOLLOWING GAIN TRUST SENTIMENT FOR CONVERSIONS

71% of consumers are more likely to buy from a brand they follow on social media.

#7 – SOCIAL MEDIA SHARING LEADS TO ONLINE PURCHASES

4 out of 10 social media users have purchased an item in-store or online after sharing it on    Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest.

10 Reasons Your Ecommerce Business Needs A Social Media Marketing Strategy Today

#8 – PINTEREST, FACEBOOK AND TWITTER ARE THE LEADING SOCIAL PLATFORMS FOR CONVERSIONS

A whopping 75% of social media ecommerce sales were generated from Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter.

10 Reasons Your Ecommerce Business Needs A Social Media Marketing Strategy Today

 

#9 – SOCIAL MEDIA IS USED TO RESEARCH PRODUCTS

39% of Facebook users like brand pages to research products.

#10 – FACEBOOK IS THE BIGGEST REFERRER OF SOCIAL TRAFFIC

Facebook is the biggest referrer of traffic at 63% with the majority of orders from social media coming from Facebook.

 

HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?

Our full ecommerce Social Media audits are completely FREE OF CHARGE. They give us an opportunity to demonstrate our knowledge and expertise when it comes to growing online businesses using social media.

WHAT DO I NEED TO DO FOR A 15 PAGE COMPETITOR SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIT?

Simply FILL IN THE CONTACT FORM on the right hand side of this page and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Please include the web addresses of your top 4 competitors.

Thank you.

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