“Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” —Napoleon Bonaparte
When your competitors make mistakes, it makes winning so much easier. But what if it’s you who is making a mistake, while your competitors are off to the races? You won’t know until you figure out what your competitors are up to.
Knowing what the competitors are doing—how they’re thinking about the market, which tactics they’re using, how they’re crafting messages and design—can make all the difference in the battle for customers.
Conversions are mostly about being relevant to your customers. If what you offer and the way you present it is relevant to your visitors they will convert to buying customers.
Wondering how to write “compelling” copy? Consider this.
According to a 2012 psychological study conducted in France by psychologist Remi Radel, humans can perceive the meaning of words in as little as 1/300th of a second.
Researchers recruited students for the test, asking all of them to arrive at the lab without having eaten for at least 3 or 4 hours. Half of the students were told there would be a delay of an hour and to eat lunch. The other half had only a 10 minute delay before the start of the test – and given no chance to eat.
Most people shop online to find lower prices, right?
There are hundreds of ways to increase the conversion rate of a website: A/B testing, customer surveys, and usability studies are all hugely important techniques. But what about spying?