Display Marketing – Connecting with Customers in the Evaluate Phase
RETARGET TO RECONNECT
Prospects will likely visit your website during the Evaluate phase, and most are anonymous to you. Reconnect with them after they’ve expressed interest, but may not have been quite ready to engage more deeply with you. Retargeting gives you ability to present a relevant message to people who have visited your website or performed a relevant search. Create retargeting segments based on specific website pages and personalize the ad creative based on prospects’ previous interests for effective B2B display advertising.
Get specific: address the specific interests your prospects have revealed through their website visits. If they visited a page about Content Marketing Strategy, retarget them with an ad related to Content Marketing Strategy.
- 140% lift in engagement with the advertiser’s content for visitors who’d been exposed to display ads.
- Prospects were 82% more likely to download content and move along the buying journey if they had seen the display ads.
Source: Ipsos Open Thinking Exchange study.
So, social display advertising on sites like LinkedIn helps prospects become aware of your resources as they’re in research mode.
Eating their own dog food. Done effectively, social media advertising can drive significant results. In Bizo’s own case study, the company experienced 43% brand lift and a 77% lift in site traffic from its target audience by incorporating LinkedIn and Facebook Targeted advertising tactics in the context of its larger display and branding.