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Top 5 Marketing Tips For Dental Practices

  • Feb 23, 2021

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The future now is digital, and social media plays an essential role in people’s lives. Businesses have now shifted online, and social media profoundly impacts all types of businesses’ marketing practices. To flourish in the modern business environment, digital presence has become a necessity. Unlike other traditional platforms, social media is not used directly to market products. The customers’ first perception is developed, then customers are drawn towards the company’s products, which essentially means that social media should use pull strategies of marketing.

Here are the top 5 latest marketing tips for dental clinics:

1.      Creating a Community:

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Social media should be used as a two-way communication tool to interact with the customers and build a community to provide brand awareness. People on social media are not using websites to buy products, but as the name suggests, people want to socialize. It is an excellent strategy to get involved with the community by creating groups, holding online information sessions, and teaching a class on why dental hygiene is essential.

Make sure to keep your social media pages up to date with the latest happenings around the community. Along with updates, testimonials are an essential source of information for potential clients, which should be available on your Facebook and other social media pages. People should be welcomed to highlight their experiences to provide credibility to your dental services.

2.      Well Designed Pages and Website

As people’s attention span keeps reducing, the website’s landing page or any social media outlet is becoming increasingly important. An individual that visits the website would only spend a few seconds on the website before moving on to another. To keep the visitor’s attention, make sure that the website is user-friendly and people quickly find what they are looking for.

It is also vital that the website does not take too long to load as people tend to hop off if loading is taking the time. People spend a lot of time on social media, but people have adapted to constantly scrolling through things looking for fresh content. If the landing page is not well designed and is not visually appealing, there is a low likelihood that people will stay, so you need to avoid making graphic design mistakes, which can leave a wrong impression in the minds of the customers.

3.      Marketing Campaigns.

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One crucial factor which contributes to the success of social media marketing is targeting. Social media has essential data about users’ profiles and allows much more precise targeting than other means of marketing. This gives marketers the power to reach their target audience quickly and create awareness about their brand and market products.

Ad campaigns on social media are very successful in increasing revenue, which should compel dental clinics to run some ads on social media targeting the right audience. Influencers can be offered free one-time services from the clinic as influencer marketing offers the highest return on investment (ROI) currently. Remember to include a call to action in all types of advertisements, which compels people to act on the ad.

4.      Postcards and Mail

 

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The best target market for a dental clinic is the community around the geographical location of the clinic. People who live nearby are most likely to pay a visit, and sending offers in postcards will ensure reaching the target audience. Many people are waiting to get a procedure only if they can get a fair offer on it, and postcards can provide the tipping point when they choose to contact your clinic.

Mail can also be sent out to people, whether physically or electronically, to include brochures and flyers. Mail can again remind people of their appointments as people can forget due to their busy schedules. Mail works as a nudge to remind and encourage people to visit the clinic, coupled with a call, text, and other reminders.

5.      Content Marketing

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The Awareness, Interest, Desire, and Action (AIDA) model in marketing suggests that the purchase decisions begin with an awareness of the products. Create newsletters and information magazines to be sent out to your client’s list in their mailbox and e-mail boxes. Creating blogs and other informational content can generate interest in the clinic’s services, which is also an indirect marketing way.

Make sure to use SEO optimization and keywords to get your website to rank higher on search engines. This will drive more traffic towards the content leading to higher revenues for the clinic. Diversify the keywords used for different situations such as open seven days a week and best clinic in town.

In the modern age of social media, marketing has been transformed to be mostly digital. Marketing campaigns, well-designed social media pages and websites, e-mails, postcards, effective content marketing, and creating a community help the business grow significantly.

Let us know if you think these methods will be effective in increasing the marketing efforts’ reach. Which one of these tips will increase the footfall of the clinic most?

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