Consumer expectations are forcing businesses to evolve. It used to be enough for a business to provide a good product, but then consumers began to wonder how their product was made, and their demands for both transparency into manufacturing process and materials and responsibility increased. Businesses now needed to demonstrate that they caused no harm during […]
Contests can be a great way to accelerate your social media results. However, there are also plenty of ways to get yourself into trouble. In this post, we'll go over some of the considerations to keep in mind before running a social media contest. The Differences Between A Contest, Sweepstakes, And Lottery Contest: […]
Social Media disclosures are a difficult topic. For example, can you spot what's wrong with this Facebook post? "Comment on this post for a chance to win a $10 gift card!" What about this tweet? "Looking for frugal fun this summer? Check out this post [weblink to third-party site]" If it is not immediately obvious, […]
A social media risk assessment is a critical part of any bank or credit union's marketing. In this post, we explore common threats and ways to manage them, as well as provide you with a sample framework for building your social media risk assessment.
Who participated in the 2017 Social Media Survey? The social media survey was promoted through three channels; Kasasa's "expert exchange," through our social media channels, and through our friends at CBANC. We received a total of 112 responses. 56% of those were Community Banks and 44% were Credit Unions. Key Takeaways from the […]
It’s rare for a financial institution to have a dedicated in-house designer with enough bandwidth to create social media images. How can you amp up the quality of your social images, while still managing your regular schedule? These four tools will take your financial institution’s image game from zero to hero.
Even though social media can pose obstacles, it’s a very cost effective channel that when applied correctly, can serve to expand your reach and supplement your objectives. It’s also important to keep in mind that the challenges you’re facing are far from unique to you. So don’t give up!
Marketers are fighting for consumer attention. For community financial institutions, the added hurdles of small teams, regulatory concerns, and limited budgets can make the challenge even more daunting. The answer? Video.