Have you thought about boosting your Credit Union's online presence? If you’re not sure where to start, take a look at what your competitors are doing. You’ll likely find that some Credit Unions and Banks are offering really great marketing content to their members, and some others are not really making the grade. In this blog, we’ve put together a list of our Top 5 MOST Effective Marketing Ideas for Credit Unions.
Debit Card Fraud Is on the Rise A growing number of debit cards are being compromised at ATMs and at merchants these days, analytics and data science expert FICO reports. In fact, the number of cards compromised at U.S. ATMs and merchants rose 39 percent in the first six months of 2017, compared to the same period in 2016.
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Why Social Media is the PERFECT Fit for Every Credit Union Are you deciding whether to redirect marketing and business development dollars at your Credit Union for Social Media Marketing? Well, I’m here to tell you that as a life-long Credit Union member and Social Media Marketing expert, the two could not be more right for each other! And here’s why… 1. Credit Unions are All About Service to their Members and Social Media is Too! Social Media Marketing success comes with developing relationships, cultivating your fans and followers, and helping them with problems and challenges. Credit Unions are all about this TOO! It’s their entire mission really. So why not bring CUs and Social Media together?
INTRODUCTION: We LOVE it when our Credit Union clients use graphics to their full advantage. Want an easy solution for doing this well online? How about some of these awesome visual pieces of content from Today's Credit Unions! These guys know design, stellar content AND Credit Unions. They are the perfect source for all your Credit Union blog needs! Best Ways to Use Graphics: On Social Media, but only 20% text is allowed if you want to boost them on Facebook On Twitter, visuals jump out much better then just text In emails graphics can encourage readers to fully open an email once they see it in their preview screen or bar!
Today we have another guest blog from IMPACT Branding & Design, from Partner & Chief of Strategy, Tom DiScipio. He breaks down how to better design your Credit Union website! Enjoy! Even across many industries, professional service websites (i.e. law offices, doctors, etc.) typically have the same architecture, design, and messaging. We encounter a lot of sites like these on Website Throwdown. They all look the same, sound the same, make the same mistakes, and usually we end up giving the same advice. If you’re reading this, your organization is likely in one of these industries with a cookie cutter website of what is being said and shown by the other players in your space, but guess what? For the most part, that’s OK.
You tell us... Are Managers to Blame When Companies Fail to Innovate? The buck really does stop at the top. Specifically, when the company makes fewer bucks because it isn’t keeping up with the competition, its managers may be the cause. That’s what some new research from staffing firm Robert Half suggests. Robert Half interviewed Chief Financial Officers, who cited too much bureaucracy (30 percent) and being bogged down by daily tasks and putting out fires (27 percent) as the biggest barriers to innovation.