Digital business strategies may become permanent: Virtual meetings and webinars are in trend now. More audiences can be targeted through these online meetings than physical programs. The virtual events were started to cope up with the pandemic. But now, considering the higher ROI and wider acceptability, many companies and organizations plan to continue with it. The virtual meetings help to cut down the extra costs like visa, transportation, accommodation, etc. Alongside this, it can be accessed by a larger group of audiences. The audiences can attend the webinars and other events from any of their comfortable corners.
Featured Snippets: The number 1 position in Google is important. Everybody strives to get a position on the first page of the Google search engine. However, there is a position zero as well which is going to be more in use. The featured snippet is known as position zero. In 2021, SEO is going to be more focused on this. It displays relevant information about the search term within a small box at the top of the page. Snippets help the user to get answers to the questions asked without clicking on any link. Snippets usually come for the long-tail, question-like search terms.
Ad Blocker is a matter of concern: PPC campaign will not be of much use as users now prefer to block the ads. As per the research, a significant number of internet users are going to use ad blockers in 2021. So, digital marketers must think of cutting down investments in PPC advertisements. Rather the marketers should think of new alternatives.
Visual SEO is more on-trend: Now image or video search is going to be more popular than typing the search terms. Considering this trend of visual search, image and video SEO are going to be more in use. Being a digital marketer, you should know how to get the maximum number of visual searches on your videos and images. The required SEO technique must be used properly to go well with this new trend.
Social media is in use for purchase along with discovery: Social Media is in use for discovering new friends, business places, and other many things for a long time. But now with some easy features, you can use social media for purchase purposes as well. Thus, social commerce is going to be used by multiple retail brands largely in the upcoming days. This trend is all set to bring a significant change in the digital marketing industry.
Reducing Social media Channels to stay relevant: Many businesses are now using social media channels with specific targets. Being present on every social media channel around you is no more in use. The business owners now are planning to reduce the number of social media channels used for influencing people. Only sticking to the relevant ones is now more
More use of AR and VR in Digital Marketing: AR, VR are nowadays used largely as digital transformations. For digital marketing experts, it is now important to think about how Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) can be used in digital engagements. Different marketing strategies should be planned using these extended realities.
We have underlined the top Digital Marketing trends we forsee in 2021. Watch this space for the latest updates on Content marketing and web development trends.