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The Importance of Defining Your Target Audience

[fa icon="calendar"] October 13, 2016 / by Daniela Belevan

Daniela Belevan

The Importance of Defining Your Target Audience

 

If you think that writing content that people will love is easy, think again. You have to take the most important factor, when writing, into consideration: your audience. After all, they are the ones who will be reading your blogs and purchasing your products or services. You will have to consider tools in social media management, but the question still lies on how you will be able to frame the article correctly. It all boils down to your readers. Remember, they are the ones whom you are writing for. They are your target audience. Read below to learn about the importance of defining your target audience.


 

How do you find your target audience?

One of the major factors that enables your audience to be drawn to your content is your title. Keep in mind that it has to be inviting, and will make them stay on your site and read your entire blog post. If your title is boring, short, and doens't catch your readers attention, they will leave your website. Catchy titles always win. Put yourselves in your audience’s shoes. If you were to read the title for the first time, will you stay and scroll down and finish reading the entire content?

 

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Why does your audience matter?

Think of them as your lifeblood to your business. Without them, your company stops growing. This is the reason you have to learn who your audience is in onder for you tocreate a successful content marketing campaign. Without properly identifying your target audience, you will be wasting time writing content for no one. Your audiences are your potential clients who will take you in soaring high and reach success. 

 

What are your goals?

It’s easy to think that you can be found on the first page of Google the moment your product is searched. If you want to start generating more leads and doubling your sales, you must consider SEO but most importantly, content marketingAlso, remember to keep your message consistent through your blog and website.  

 

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Getting to know your audience

Just like being a chef and cooking for a large amount of people, creating content is an art. You have to know who you are cooking for. Your food depends on who will be eating it. The same goes with your content. If your target market are millenials, you will have to write contents that would draw their attention. The moment you find that spot, you writing content for them becomes easier. Your content alone is luring them to your business. 

In conclusion, once you decide who your target audience is, you have just opened an entry point to their desires and needs. Every person has their own problems, looking for solutions. This is where your product comes in as you inform them through your content. This is the art of turning your content into business.



 

 

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Topics: content marketing, SEO, target audience, Digital Marketing

Daniela Belevan

Written by Daniela Belevan

Daniela Belevan is the Marketing Director at DecoGraphic, managing and implementing inbound marketing strategies. When she’s not at Deco uploading blogs or optimizing client’s websites, you can find her lifting (or attempting to lift) heavy at CrossFit.

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