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Are You Building Trust With Your Audience?

One of the most important aspects of marketing is building trust with your audience.

Without wishing to gain trust, there really is no reason to go any further with a marketing campaign, because who would buy from you?

Nothing is as effective and important as developing a sense of trust in what their businesses have to offer so why waste money on marketing your products or services if your prospects don’t believe you can deliver?

Today’s consumer is much more aware of who they choose to deal with.

They are wary of buying from unknown brands because they have learned the hard way that not all companies and products always do what they say they can.

Establish Reputation With Your Content

Yes, you can get traffic to your website with catchy headlines and with well-written content but this is not enough to convert today’s consumer.

In order to buy from you, prospects need to believe that you are a reputable business, have a strong sense of ethics and provide products or services that are exactly what you say they are.

If you give your prospects something of substance – something they can learn from – then you can quickly establish yourself as a person of authority, a thought leader, and someone that they can trust

This influences the type of content and messages that you should include on your website.

Does Your Website Content Resonate with Visitors?

Your website content needs to go deeper into the minds of your visitors and resonate with them. This is of much more value to them than merely talking about your products or services.

We suggest that you write about how you understand certain issues or problems they might be having, and then illustrate how you helped one of your customers solve that particular issue.

Once you ‘prove’ that you know what you are talking about and can offer them rock solid proof that you have helped others, they will begin to understand that you can do what you say you can.

If you can create a sense of trust in the fact that you know what you are talking about, visitors to your site will begin to trust in you. 

Remember, trust is the ultimate motivator for today’s buyer so that is what you need to focus on. If they trust you, they will decide to buy from you.


M3 Media Publishing have created a Guide that enables you to discover how you can use content strategically to transform your digital reputation, position yourself as a trusted expert and grow your business.

To discover more about the Guide or download your free copy, please click here.

Content Positions You as an Expert

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David Lomas is a keen advocate of content marketing and generating business using different types of content and maximising the benefit of social media. His expertise is in customer communication, internet marketing and social media. With his extensive business experience, he developed a unique marketing strategy to help businesses acquire new customers and presents this, very successfully to entrepreneurs and business leaders through a series of events and courses.