Selling on the majority of retail marketplaces requires the brands to add unique barcodes to the products unless your products are under special categories. What’s more, running your webshop integrated with Google shopping might be rejected due to invalid barcode information. Barcode is the universal identity of your product selling globally, so it’s necessary to understand the rules before launching your webshop and retail store.
There’s no doubt that video is one of the highest-converting types of content you can use today to market pretty much anything, and I believe it isn’t to be changed, in particular, low funnel and mid-funnel channels are requiring more engaging content to maintain or even perform better the cost per acquisitions and gross margin, when confronting fierce competition.
Storytelling styles and tactics do vary country by country. In it, Japanese brand commercials impress us of course by their unique storytelling skills, such as extraordinary performing expressions, and quick video commercial pieces that can connect each other to become a full story.
What’s more, Japanese video commercials well leverage human neurochemicals to tickle the right neurochemicals at the right time is a way to increase engagement and brand recall.
In this article, I would take Kirin Beer Japan commercials for example to elaborate on what’s Endorphins and Dopamine and how they create the video scripts and storylines using these factors tickling the right neurochemicals. By the end of the piece, you can learn how to start to write a video script, leveraging these psychology trigger elements.
Thoughtful campaign plan, campaign deployment and granular optimisation are not easy jobs, particularly if your team relies more on manual work. In a way, it’s not possible to react in real time based on the market changes, or competitor update. Basically targeting and content optimization ceiling exist only using features given on the platform. Brands and marketers can work with some 3rd party SaaS to automate the optimization process.
However it’s not the only way and it has a way that can give you more space to customize and lower the cost. It’s using Meta Ads API integrated with your Python script.
Shopify helps remove the complexity of online selling and ecommerce and empowers brands and independent merchants to sell to consumers around the world. But its capability has certain limits, and it made an exclusive partnership with Global-e, which is a listed company providing cross border eCommerce solutions. In this space, there are many options on the market. Lingble is one of choices.
Branding is the future of a business, and branding dilutes the impact of product pricing from customer purchase decisions. So branding is significantly vital like this and that. Personally it’s a kind of common sense, and most people realize that even though they are not professional marketers and business holders. So this article might give you some hints on how to quantify the outcome of branding from a finance and marketing perspective. Next time, it can be a great discussion to reply to your line managers or clients when they question why there was no outcome from the branding investment.
These two scenarios you might come across often in life. One is you might not believe a brand lipstick on a cross border eCommerce website is much lower than other websites, you spend lots of time to research but find the word of mouth is fantastic. So you check it out immediately.
The other scenario is a pair of sport shoes is priced at US$3999, which is ridiculous. However you find out that the pricing in the second hand market is much higher, which is US$5999. So you immediately check it out as well. What is blasting the magic to control the customers? That is the product price.
Questions and answers are people’s daily regular things, and Chinese often go to one platform called Zhihu for finding answers. For brands, whatever business you are doing, customer review, brand review, word of mouth is always the thing that matters for your organic growth and branding. Zhihu is one of few platforms still open to the western world, at least foreigners can sign up using their mobile phone number. This article might be your cup of tea if you like to leverage Zhihu marketing when your legal entity and ICP is not ready in China
Cross-border e-commerce is a secular growth industry that is forecasted to grow at a 27% CAGR until at least 2026. Global consumers across the borders spent more online shopping in 2021 versus the prior two-year trend. It is expected that up to 30% of this additional online spend will continue into the next few years. Not less of brands and merchants start webstore business using Shopify. When they do well in one or two head markets, they are rolling out to more cross-border markets and capturing more demand globally.
The question is if you should continue with Shopify, or strategically start with Global-e, flow commerce or Lingble. Instead, the right question essentially should be which are your head and longtail markets. This article tells you why.