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What Benefits Does Implementing A Referral Marketing Strategy Bring To A Company?

Customer service, personalized and direct marketing, and attracting potential customers are extremely necessary elements in current marketing strategies.

Consumption patterns and communication methods are added to technologies to transform marketing, putting the customer at the center of any strategy.

Therefore, it is becoming increasingly necessary for all types of businesses, companies, and brands to keep up to date with the latest techniques, to be competitive, and maintain a constant growth rate.

And referral marketing comes to comply with the latest market trends, empowering customers to participate in the life and decisions of companies and recommend their products and services.

This attracts their close contacts, who thus become potential clients of a company, increasing the base and generating more purchases.

How does Referral Marketing make a difference?

We can ask ourselves how a Referral strategy can transform our business.

The fact is that this type of program comes to promote all the edges of our digital campaign.

For example:

  • Competitiveness
More and more companies are joining in creating innovative digital commerce strategies and offering services through their website.

The latest technological tools allow the development of attractive and competitive marketing campaigns.

Therefore, a referral strategy will help us understand who our potential customers are and thus improve the conversion capacity of the strategies we implement.

The ability to retain users and generate service promoters who manage to attract other customers will make a difference to our competitors.

  • Loyal clients
Customers are always going to trust the opinions and recommendations of their closest circle or a person with influence on social networks more.

For this reason, referral marketing allows you to gain new users through content related to the evaluations and success stories of other clients.

  • Higher retention
Building loyalty and retaining the audience is a strong point of Referral Marketing. With various loyalty strategies, we can attract prospects closer to the sales process and generate opportunities for them to become regular customers.

  • Brand strength
If we empower customers and give them tools to promote our company, they will fully understand our brand identity, and their recommendations will generate strong referral-company links.
So what is the importance of referred customers?
As we can see, referrals are those new clients that come to our company through the references and recommendations of other clients.

According to statistics, they constitute a new client of exceptional value.

The referral is a customer with a greater tendency to loyalty and purchase, thanks to the recommendations that he consulted before coming to our business.

We are clear that the references of others constitute an important way of acquiring leads or contacts by transforming the most satisfied clients into promoters.

And what do promoters mean for our business?

Promoters, as we explained earlier, are those satisfied customers who can boost the growth of a brand through their recommendations in the different online channels.

They are also those customers who are rewarded when they bring in new users and generate
larger purchases by recommending what the company offers.

These promoters are one of the most effective ways to attract new and valuable customers through their recommendations or referral.
Advantages and benefits of referral marketing for companies
As we can see, the effective implementation of a referral strategy in our business will help us make a difference in the competitive field of marketing and advertising.

It will also mean:

Higher rate of customer acquisition. Promoters and rewards allow us to attract valuable customers without incurring high customer acquisition costs with other advertising strategies.

Loyal audience. Loyalty to the audience is key for marketing campaigns, in order not to lose customers. To do this we must optimize customer service strategies and take care of the details.
It is recommended to promote the creation of original and attractive content, personalized reminders and thanks via SMS or email, and publications on social networks that generate interactions and exchanges.

In addition, we know that the referred user has a greater tendency to become a loyal customer.

An increase in sales. The new prospects that come from the recommendations of satisfied customers become new customers and, of course, increase our sales ratio.
But they also generate greater possibilities of reaching new customer segments, like the circles of friends and family of these new users captured.

Improvement of the relationship with customers. The metrics and analytics used in a referral strategy allow us to improve the relationship with current and new customers, through data analysis that will provide us with greater knowledge about their problems and needs.
The automated analysis will help us improve our services and create even more effective marketing campaigns.
POSTED ON JUNE 2, 2022
BY: ELIZABETH ALMEIDA