Companies like GetResponse and Mailchimp regularly benchmark their customers’ email and social marketing campaigns. The results show a steady increase in mobile (smartphone and tablet) content consumption.
If you think you can’t afford an enterprise-grade customer communication management (CCM) solution, then you haven’t looked at cloud-native CCM platforms. I’m not talking about lightweight CRM add-ons or Office365 plug-ins. I’m referring to full-featured, enterprise-grade CCM solutions. You can now get all the functionality you need for managing content and creating communications for much less than ever before. Let’s look at how you can use sophisticated cloud-native software like INTOUCH®, our multi-tenant SaaS CCM solution, to stay on top of customer communications without breaking the bank.
As you sharpen your focus on adopting new technologies with the promise of reaching more customers, the basic customer communications management (CCM) principles remain the same: the content you create as a business entity needs to speak directly and meaningfully to your customers.
Forrester Research and other firms have found that delivering a customer experience (CX) with ease, effectiveness, and emotion drives higher revenues and profitability versus industry peers. That explains why CX has gotten a lot of attention (or at least lip service) from C-suite executives and board members.
Over the past few years, the fundamental responsibilities of the chief marketing officer (CMO) have gradually evolved into a role requiring more technical prowess. In fact, a new job category, that of chief marketing technologist, has emerged as a typically common role within marketing departments. As prospects and customers continue to engage over digital channels, CMOs with technical expertise will be in greater demand as the qualification to manage modern enterprise marketing requires merging technology with marketing.
I thought it worth sharing an article published today by DOCUMENT Media on the technologies used to power contextualized, content-driven customer engagement.