Blogs > Contest Marketing – Lead Generation
December 12, 2014 Michael Bickerton
I came across a nice little infographic from Wishpond and thought that I would share the stats with you, as I found some of them impactful and insightful. Wikipedia states “In marketing, lead generation is the generation of consumer interest or inquiry into products or services of a business.” Here is the full description. Contest marketing is a fast, simple, effective and inexpensive method of providing all levels of lead generation. Contest marketing will provide the following:
Given that a prize is generally used to engage your prospects, customers and social followers, you also get a lasting favourable impression (everybody likes FREE stuff). Contest marketing at Raven5 also includes and utilizes social media and here are some eye opening stats that will have you consider using a contest as your primary lead generation tool.
We’ve come a long way in the use of social media and in B2B or B2C – social is a critical segment of lead generation, as such contest marketing is a critical tactic for marketers today.
Michael Bickerton Raven5 Ltd. December 2014