flevyblog

Flevy Blog is an online business magazine covering Business Strategies, Business Theories, & Business Stories.
MANAGEMENT & LEADERSHIP STRATEGY, MARKETING, SALES OPERATIONS & SUPPLY CHAIN ORGANIZATION & CHANGE IT/MIS Other

Is Your Digital Marketing Strategy Up-to-Date?

When building your SEO, it is vital that you keep your digital marketing strategy up-to-date at all times. Whether your strategy is updated or not can highly impact the effectiveness of your campaign and the likelihood of achieving top rankings on search engines such as Google.

Why is it important to update your strategy?

  • Google updates its rankings through their algorithm regularly, so it’s crucial that your website still maintains good marketing strategies, such as SEO, if you haven’t updated your site for some time.
  • Trends in digital marketing are constantly changing, including the increase in mobile-first websites and social media campaigns. So it’s essential to update your strategy regularly to ensure that it is positioned well for your potential clientele. Otherwise, your content won’t be seen as often by your target market.
  • In terms of SEO, an updated website with current marketing strategies is more likely to show higher Google rankings, as it will show that your website is active and holds value to Google’s users.

How do you check if your strategy is up-to-date?

  • You can check that your strategy is up-to-date by analyzing your Google rankings and the traffic to your website. By looking at where your traffic has increased and decreased, you can check to see whether your marketing strategies are still working. Additionally, website builders such as WordPress often show you where your leads have come from. If leads aren’t coming from a particular area, it’s likely you need to improve something linking to that aspect of your marketing campaign.

How can you update your strategy? 

  • You should regularly audit your digital marketing campaigns to check what’s working and what needs to be improved. From this, you can establish what needs to be changed and what aspects of your marketing technique need to be improved.
  • You should also consider hiring a digital marketing company that can assess the current methods of your campaigns and suggest and implement improvements to these. If you are looking for Oregon targeted marketing, DMG ensures that your clients are finding you through auditing your social media campaigns and SEO.
  • You should also attempt to keep up with the trends of digital marketing as they pass. For instance, the newest insurgence of mobile-first websites and the use of artificial intelligence in SEO are trends that are set to upheave the way that we use SEO. It’s important to keep up with these to ensure your website is continually matching Google’s search rankings.
  • You should also seek constant improvements to your campaign rather than leaving your SEO and social media to stagnate. You can do this through methods such as starting a blog that you can continuously update, posting on social media regularly, and updating your site design.

Although it may seem challenging to keep your digital marketing strategy updated, there are many simple ways in which you can ensure that potential customers find you through your social media and SEO. By following some of the steps laid out above you can easily see your strategy change for the better.

About Shane Avron

Shane Avron is a freelance writer, specializing in business, general management, enterprise software, and digital technologies. In addition to Flevy, Shane's articles have appeared in Huffington Post, Forbes Magazine, among other business journals.




Complimentary Business Training Guides


Many companies develop robust strategies, but struggle with operationalizing their strategies into implementable steps. This presentation from flevy introduces 12 powerful business frameworks spanning both Strategy Development and Strategy Execution. [Learn more]   This 48-page whitepaper, authored by consultancy Envisioning, provides the frameworks, tools, and insights needed to manage serious Change—under the backdrop of the business lifecycle. These lifecycle stages are each marked by distinct attributes, challenges, and behaviors. [Learn more]
We've developed a very comprehensive collection of Strategy & Transformation PowerPoint templates for you to use in your own business presentations, spanning topics from Growth Strategy to Brand Development to Innovation to Customer Experience to Strategic Management. [Learn more]   We have compiled a collection of 10 Lean Six Sigma templates (Excel) and Operational Excellence guides (PowerPoint) by a multitude of LSS experts. These tools cover topics including 8 Disciplines (8D), 5 Why's, 7 Wastes, Value Stream Mapping (VSM), and DMAIC. [Learn more]
Recent Articles by Corporate Function

  

  

  

  

  


The Flevy Business Blog (https://flevy.com/blog) is a leading source of information on business strategies, business theories, and business stories. Most of our articles are authored by management consultants and industry executives with over 20 years of experience.

Flevy (https://flevy.com) is the marketplace for business best practices, such as management frameworks, presentation templates, and financial models. Our best practice documents are of the same caliber as those produced by top-tier consulting firms (like McKinsey, Bain, Accenture, BCG, and Deloitte) and used by Fortune 100 organizations. Learn more about Flevy here.


Connect with Flevy:

   
  


About Flevy.com   /   Terms   /   Privacy Policy
© 2021. Flevy LLC. All Rights Reserved.