Skip to content

How to find new customers online

Last update : 23 November 2020

Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on email

If you own a business, you already know that finding new customers can be a challenge. If you want to stand out from the competition, you need to innovate, implement good strategies to reach your target audience and pay attention to your customers’ needs.

Luckily, it is now easier than ever to reach new customers all over the world, thanks to the Internet. We have access to it anytime, anywhere. This means that you can reach a wider range of customers through different strategies.

Are you a business owner looking to expand your customer base online? Well, our web agency has put together a few tips on how to find new clients in this article. Let’s get started!

Website optimization: perfect for finding new customers

A website is one of the first points of contact between your business and customers. Which is why when you want to find new customers, you have to make sure that your website content is fresh and the information on it is accurate, interesting and honest.

Your website should also be intuitive and responsive to customer needs. Generally, when a user navigates on a page, they will search for your main products or services. Make sure that these are clearly displayed so that users quickly understand what you offer and your added value.

Your website should therefore provide a satisfying browsing experience for your visitors. Whether it is the design, the simplicity of navigation between the different pages or even the multi-support aspect of your site, the customer should find the browsing experience intuitive. This will make them more likely to use your services.

If your site is optimized for the user experience and you have reached the stage of attracting new customers, you can adopt a few strategies to entice them to visit your site. Let’s look at 3 strategies that can help you attract traffic to your website.

Create engaging content

As mentioned above, the content on your website must be accurate, engaging and honest. This means you need to create engaging content in order to generate traffic to your website.

Why not add a blog section where you would publish articles that respond to the problems or needs of your potential customers. What could be better than turning your new readers into new customers?

This content will help you rank on search engines and relevant keywords.

Optimize your content regularly

If you want to drive traffic to your site, you’ll need to optimize your content on a regular basis. Adopting an SEO strategy will help you to constantly improve your site and stay visible on search engines.

Moreover, you can even optimize your old content. Keep an eye on your customers’ searches and your competition to stand out from the crowd.

Generate traffic to your site with newsletters

Unless you are consistently ranked in the top search engine results, you can also generate traffic to your site with newsletters. Online tools such as MailChimp, Cyberimpact, or MailPoet can be used to add a newsletter function to your website.

Each time you get a subscription, you’ll collect valuable information about your potential customers. You can then encourage them to check out content on your site, browse through new services, and so on.

Getting traffic is important, but don’t forget to optimize your site

These various strategies are just a few examples of how to reach visitors and encourage them to visit your site.

Whatever your industry, you need to present your business through a medium that is accessible to all. This is why you need to optimize your website, even if it only has a few explanatory pages.

And if you still don’t have a website, then we strongly advise you to look into designing one. However, if you are not comfortable with creating a website, you can always contact web design experts like us .

 

GET A 30 MINUTE FREE COACHING SESSION BY COMPLETING THIS FORM !
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Find new customers quickly with PPC

Content creation and SEO on your website are very powerful and effective strategies, but unfortunately they don’t work as quickly as you might like.  Not only do search engines take a long time to optimize page rankings, but you also have to do the creation, design and uploading of your content, which can take time.

However, there is a great way to increase your online visibility faster while waiting for SEO results to deliver. This involves creating a cost-per-click (Pay-Per-Click) online advertising campaign, also known as a PPC campaign.

PPC is an online advertising and marketing tool where advertisers pay to place their ads on various platforms. It increases sales, generates leads and promotes your brand. Among the different platforms to create PPC ads, Google Ads and Facebook Ads are the most popular.

These platforms respect your budget, reach very precise targets and analyze your performance reports. For example, with the Facebook Business Manager, you can create an ad on the popular social network and target a variety of social demographic criteria such as: age, interests, marital status, location, behaviors and more. Google’s advertising platform works with keywords. You can show up first on the search engine overnight by betting on the right keywords.

Manage your social networks like a pro

Another element that shouldn’t be underestimated when looking for new customers is the power of social networks. Everyone is connected today and you should therefore take advantage of social networks in your quest for customers.

When using social networks to find new customers, you need to maintain an active presence. You should regularly share engaging content that will add value to your page and invite visitors to your website. For example, you can encourage your Facebook page subscribers to check out your latest blog post:

Exemple-Partage-Contenu-Réseaux-Sociaux

This strategy will help you drive traffic to your website and help your potential customers discover your services and your company. Besides your presence on the platform, you also need to be responsive to customer requests. When visitors ask you questions, you should promptly respond within a reasonable timeframe. This will make visitors feel valued and appreciated.

Another good way to find new customers with social networks is to invite and encourage your existing customers to leave a testimonial. If someone searches for your business on social networks and notices positive comments about you, they are more likely to contact you.

However, this doesn’t mean removing all bad reviews. On the contrary, they shouldn’t be ignored! Listen to negative feedback, even if it is not always pleasant to read, and improve your offers and services for future customers.

All in all, if you manage social media like a pro, you will be able to promote your business and find new customers.

The Web is a fierce ally for you and your business!

Finding new customers is not always easy. But if you apply the right strategies online, you’ll attract new prospects quickly. Whether you update your website, advertise online or manage your social networks, you will be able to drive traffic to your site and promote your services to potential customers.

At My Little Big Web, we can help you plan your web marketing strategy. We know that each business has specific needs and that’s why we make sure we get the job done in a way that reflects your brand.

If you want to develop an effective web marketing strategy, simply contact us. It will be our pleasure to work with you, whatever your needs may be.

Eugénie
Eugénie

Co-founder and SEO-SEM Specialist

Eugénie began her web marketing career at Microsoft with partners that included Hewlett-Packard and Dell. In 2013, she co-founded My Little Big Web with Maxence to help SMBs optimize their web marketing. Her SEO, online advertising and user experience skills help My Little Big Web's clients quickly and lastingly rank at the top of search results. Since she is committed to sharing knowledge, she teaches many internal and external workshops and gives talks on various topics related to digital marketing.

Free estimation

At My Little Big Web, no salesman, one of the founders will contact you directly !

  •  
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.