Consumer Generated Marketing: How to Get Customers to Post Photos For Your Brand

( 25 minutes )

Visuals impact buyer behaviour – there’s no doubt about it. But not just any visuals will have the impact you planned on your eCommerce marketing strategy, which is why you need to consider Consumer Generated Marketing aka UGC. Let me tell you what I mean. If the only images your customers see in relation to […]

Branding Hashtags: The Art of Making Great Hashtags for your Brand | Photoslurp

( 21 minutes )

Hashtags are everywhere you look – from social media feeds and TV ads, to billboards and city buses. But do you know how to create a hashtag for your brand? Let’s take a step back: what is a branded hashtag? Definition: A branded hashtag is a hashtagged phrase used on social media that’s associated with […]

Monetize Instagram – Drive eCommerce Sales Using Instagram

( 19 minutes )

As an eCommerce business owner, you don’t have to do much searching online to see why a strong Instagram presence is essential to growing your brand. Studies have shown that about 93% of buying decisions are made based on visual appearance and 52% of customers will not return to a store due to bad overall […]

9 Charming Ways to Generate Word of Mouth [INFOGRAPHIC]

( 4 minutes )

Do you want more happy customers in your online store? The kind of customers that will also tell their friends about you? Then the best tactic to generate word of mouth is to wow your current customers every time they visit your online store. Data also strengthens this logic: 83% of customers love to spread the […]

Instagram Contests – 7 Tips To Successfully Leverage Contests

( 17 minutes )

The value of the Instagram contest: A few years ago, brands may have written off Instagram as just another app for hipsters or foodies or fashionistas. A latest trend to be quickly bypassed. Not anymore. With a global community of 1 billion, over 95 million photos shared daily and 4.2 billion likes per day, Instagram […]

27 Instagram Tools To Develop Your eCommerce Marketing Strategy

( 1 minute )

Here at Photoslurp we are always talking with our clients to find out what they are doing on Instagram, how they are doing it, and how we can help. During the course of these discussions we come across a lot of different Instagram tools that have helped brands grow on social media while we diligently take notes. I’ve […]

Photoslurp Analysis: Jewelry Brands on Instagram [INFOGRAPHIC]

( 6 minutes )

You wake up one day and your Instagram feed is full with red hearts and chocolates. It’s Valentine’s morning: the perfect opportunity for jewelry brands on Instagram to shine. Among all these pictures, every now and then, a little golden shiny sparkle appears reminding you that it is not all about heart shaped balloons and breakfast […]

eCommerce Marketing – 6 Critical Mistakes Made By Online Businesses [SLIDESHARE]

( 19 minutes )

You’re heading the eCommerce marketing strategy of an awesome business. You’ve got a great product, an attractive website, and a team of employees who are dedicated to helping the business succeed. There’s just one problem. You’re not quite sure how to scale your eCommerce marketing strategy. Maybe you’ve tried a few different tactics with moderate success, […]

Instagram Best Practices – 8 Content Tricks Used By Top Brands

( 15 minutes )

Every day more than 95 million images are shared with 1 billion active Instagram users. The platform’s surging popularity signifies a shift from editorial content to imagery. As technology advances and attention spans dwindle, users want more content in less time. The question is, what are the Instagram best practices to improve imagery strategy and engagement? In order to find […]

User Generated Content Marketing: Integrating Customer Photos Into Your eCommerce Store

( 18 minutes )

For unsuspecting marketers, the rise of User Generated Content marketing may seem like a sudden takeover. However, for eCommerce brands it’s been a long time coming. Content marketing doesn’t have to represent a black hole of ROI for digital shop owners anymore. In fact, today’s movers and shakers in eCommerce are using UGC to build […]

What is User Generated Content? And 8 Reasons Why Your Brand’s Marketing Strategy Needs It

( 19 minutes )

What is User Generated Content and why can’t marketers today stop talking about it? Maybe it’s the insane ROI, engagement and conversion rates associated with social UGC. Perhaps it’s because there are more opportunities to show off your fans and followers than ever. Modern marketers are using their own customers as cornerstones of their content […]