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Social MediaTrends in Wine Kerry Rego
What are your customers doing online?
Facebook 1.32b MAU Twitter 500m tweets/day YouTube 6b hrs watched/m LinkedIn 313m members Google+ 300m MAU Instagram 200m MAU Why is Social Media Important? Logos courtesy of Aquaticus
Engagement 60 times the engagement of Facebook #winecountry
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Advertising Is an absolute must for your content to be seen. Strategy + budget + Measurement = ROI success
Check Your Message
http://bit.ly/SM4wine The top 10 social media/tech used by U.S. wineries are: Facebook Website Emails Ecommerce on website Twitter Yelp Instagram Blog YouTube Pinterest June 2014 Cal Poly study
ROI - Case Study Stormhoeck Winery, South Africa Reached out to 21yr+ bloggers and offered wine to taste. 1yr later 100+ bloggers had tasted, reviewed, written, and linked to Stormhoeck. Increased from 50k to 300k cases.
ROI - Case Study Pacific Rim Winery, Oregon Spent $10k on educating millennials on riesling, offered book w/ facts, tasting notes, and other info. 11k likes in first 2 weeks, 300 comments, then a contest on why they like riesling netted 15k more likes, increased traffic 7000% to website, 15% increase in revenue, 73% increase in transactions
ROI - Case Study Murphy Goode, Sonoma County “A Real Goode Job” media campaign goal of 880 million media displays led to 130% growth in sales revenue, 70% increase in tasting room traffic.
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Social Media is SOCIAL It’s About Relationships Not Broadcasting
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