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The ABC…Zs of Conversion Rate Optimization

Posted on October 27th, 2016 by

Every CRO project should begin with a baseline measurement and benchmark of the key metrics. There are many tools available today to marketers for granularly measuring web and mobile traffic and user behavior, but the most common – Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics – should give you all the basic data you need to get started. Avangate has additional tools for tracking and analyzing the shopping cart that can help fill in the gaps, and give you a more complete picture. […]

6 Principles of High Converting Landing Pages

Posted on October 20th, 2016 by

A landing page can either make or break your marketing campaign. So how can we create landing pages that actually convert?

Duane Brown, a performance marketer from Unbounce joined us recently to share 6 principles for creating killer landing pages. […]

A/B Testing to Increase Conversion Rates

Posted on March 25th, 2016 by

Sometimes the best tests don’t tell us anything at all. When we go to the doctor, for example, we probably hope that our test results are negative. But when we get into things like CRO, we suddenly start hoping for hugely positive outliers, like a 100% lift in conversion rate. Sometimes, though, a test will show that changing nothing will maximize our revenue. […]

How To Write Strong Renewal Emails That Boost Revenue

Posted on November 23rd, 2015 by

According to a 2015 Marketing Cloud’s latest State Of Marketing Report, 20 percent of primary business revenue stem directly from email marketing. It’s clear that a result-driven email marketing strategy is a powerful tool—perhaps critically so in the SaaS world. As smart and carefully crafted renewal emails increase retention and create the stable revenue SaaS companies rely on, periodic review of your emails should be a key part of your engagement strategy.  […]

Trust No One? How Building Trust Can Increase Your Conversion Rate

Posted on October 30th, 2015 by

The Internet was new and scary when Agent Fox Mulder popularized the phrase “Trust no one” during The X-Files’ heyday, but even today plenty of consumers are still hesitant to put their trust in websites – even with the significant role ecommerce plays in our everyday lives. At Avangate, we’ve proven the fact that trust can be a major factor affecting conversion rates. We are strong advocates of research and testing that provide insight into what makes a site or cart trustworthy enough for shoppers to pull the trigger on a purchase. […]

SaaS Case Study: Improving Conversions by 12% with Fewer Form Fields

Posted on September 22nd, 2015 by

“Less is more”, the old adage goes, and we’ve confirmed that less can be way more when it comes to cart conversion rates. Avangate recently ran some split tests on the Checkout page that increased conversion rates by an impressive 12%. And all it took to make such a big difference was eliminating a few fields on the Billing form. […]