Free Conversion Rate Consulting – Want Some?

I couldn't be prouder of my MarketMotive conversion certification students. Two semesters ago, one of those volunteer sites, a mobile application provider, increased their conversion rate by over 100% based on the recommendations of one of my students and today I was thrilled to hear about one of … [Read more...]

5 Dimensions of Landing Page Element Success

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Last time, I shared with you the 10 landing page elements, such as the call to action, that make up the anatomy of a landing page. Once you have identified your elements, there are five dimensions to evaluate if the elements will work at converting your visitors. The five dimensions … [Read more...]

Anatomy of a Landing Page: Design Elements Exposed

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Landing pages have become an important part of the marketer's toolbox. To create effective landing pages, you should understand the anatomy of a landing page and it should be part of your landing page and optimization framework. After optimizing thousands of landing pages over the years, I want to … [Read more...]

Obama’s ’08 Campaign: Using Data to Win

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Next week I'll be traveling to Chicago to join hundreds of fellow marketers at Search Engine Strategies Chicago, where I'll be doing a couple of sessions. There are many new and interesting sessions. I'm looking forward to attending the keynote by Dan Siroker, who led the analytics team for Barack … [Read more...]

Design for Persuasion

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Ask any designer what makes a great design for a web page or web site and you'll almost always here the same common themes; usability, intuitiveness, feel/mood, eye catching, etc. Yet few will respond with what makes your business revenue - how the page converts visitors to take the action you want … [Read more...]