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How to Keep Your Business Relevant in a Digital World

As the world continues to advance, businesses have had to adapt to the digital era. With the ever-growing impact of the internet, it is essential for businesses to stay relevant in a digital world. Staying up-to-date with technology, trends, and evolving consumer behavior can be overwhelming for business owners. In this blog, we will discuss how business owners can keep their business relevant in a digital world.




Focus on User Experience:


As a business owner, the primary goal should be to provide exceptional value and user experience to your customers. The website is an essential component of this experience. Ensure that your website is user-friendly, easy to navigate, and responsive across all devices. This will help enhance the user experience, and your customers will be more likely to complete desired actions such as making a purchase or filling out a form.


Utilize Social Media:


Social media has revolutionized the way businesses interact with their customers. As a business owner, you need to be present and active on social media platforms. This will help you connect with your customers, build brand awareness, and drive more traffic to your website. Be intentional about the platforms you choose to use and create content that resonates with your target audience.


Embrace Automation:


Automation technology has made business operations more efficient and streamlined. Utilizing automation tools can help you complete tedious and repetitive tasks, freeing up valuable time to focus on other business operations. Email marketing, social media scheduling, and customer service chatbots are just a few of the automation tools that can help you streamline your operations and stay relevant.


Keep up with Trends:


The digital world is volatile, trends come and go. As a business owner, you should stay up-to-date with the trends in your industry and implement new technologies if necessary. Additionally, conduct market research regularly to better understand consumer behavior, needs, and preferences. By doing this, you can stay ahead of the competition and pivot your business strategies accordingly.


Leverage Analytics:


Tracking and analyzing data can help you understand the effectiveness of your digital marketing efforts. This will help you see which channels are driving the most traffic to your website, which campaigns are generating the most leads, and which platforms are your customers engaging with the most. Utilize analytics tools to gain insights and adjust your digital marketing strategies where necessary.


To recap...


The digital world is rapidly evolving, and businesses must keep up to remain relevant. By focusing on user experience, utilizing social media, embracing automation, keeping up with trends, and leveraging analytics, you can keep your business relevant. Remember, staying relevant is not a one-time action. It requires ongoing effort and adaptation to stay ahead of the competition.



 






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A Note From the Author

As a business owner, brand strategist, and graphic designer I run in to questions and ideas every day.

As the owner of Norris Design, I started out wanting to solely be a designer, but education changed the way I thought, the way I viewed business and the way I viewed my role in helping other's businesses.  

Graphic design will always be my original love, but as I grew in knowledge, I realized the small view of design for the sake of something beautiful was such a disservice to businesses.

Businesses needed much more than just graphic design.  They needed to see the bigger picture of their businesses from the perspective of a designer.  Once I realized that branding had a huge role in large businesses that see amazing success but very few small businesses even think about branding or brand strategy, I realized that if I could offer a brand strategy view as a consultant rather than just an order taker graphic designer, I could actually move the needle in their businesses.

This is the beginning of where I started to fall in love with business, marketing, branding, brand strategy, consulting and brand building. 

It all started with education after college.

I obsessively read articles, listened to podcasts, watched videos, read books, and took classes.  This was to fulfill this desire to be more involved in the businesses side of design rather than just design alone.

So, this is why I wright. I appreciate other people's perspective and I hope that one day, mine can help someone else.

Kimberly Norris

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