Today the media choices available to market your business are staggering. Every possible medium wants part of your advertising budget. Your job is to weigh every option and decide which ones are the most cost-effective methods of getting your message to the people interested in your product. There is however light at the end of the tunnel. It’s’ an effective, time-tested, and proven tool for communicating with your customers and prospects. What is it? Music On Hold and Message Marketing.
If you look closely you’ll discover that successful marketing isn’t measured by the hottest trends or newest fads, whether you tweet or have hundreds of fans. Successful marketing is measured by the positive results. Music On Hold and Message marketing talks directly to current and potential customers and gets their undivided attention while they are on hold with your company. You simply couldn’t ask for a more captive audience.
The customer or prospect is taking the time to call you. They’re focused, interested, paying attention and willing to trust you. When you place a consumer on-hold you can either improve the overall experience for them or destroy any positive moments they had previously or forthcoming. Music On Hold and Message Marketing engages callers and is a time-tested and proven source of revenue. Often- times callers contact you about one issue, and end up inquiring about a product or service they heard about from an on hold message.
On Hold Messages is also less expensive than most marketing communications tools. Therefore, you can now afford to promote those services that do not have budgets large enough to warrant costly newspaper ads, interstate billboards, or television commercials. On Hold Messaging is also more flexible than traditional marketing tools. For example once you’ve printed a direct mail piece or put up a billboard, it’s very expensive to change. On Hold Messages on the other hand, allows you to change messages at a minimal cost, quicker and faster than most other advertising mediums.
Taking advantage of the time callers spend on hold by providing a music on hold and message program that reinforces and supports the company’s overall marketing message will decrease hang-ups by up to 40%, effectively stretching every dollar spent on marketing and advertising. Moreover, callers who are responding to advertising or promotions are already receptive to the message. In fact, they are calling to hear more about the products and services the company has to offer, and 20% of callers surveyed admit they have made a buying decision based on information they heard while on hold. Music On hold Messaging works, and it can be one of the most potent tools a company has to get the most out of every dollar spent on marketing and advertising.
Customer phone contact with companies is a service encounter that can turn out to be a liability if customers perceive their time on hold as too long or unenjoyable. On Hold Inc has been serving a wide variety of industries for 20 years with flexible on hold message package options to help make the wait - great!!! You can even try it before you buy it with our risk-free on hold system trial offer.