Internet Marketing Case Studies - Manufacturers
Why dedicate a page to Internet Marketing case studies? Its one thing to talk about how to improve a manufacturer's web site its another to show actual results. Our e-strategy services are not just feel good exercises in building pretty web sites but developing competitive strategic plans that translate into real impact, real sales and real dollars.
Over the years manufacturers have stated that the Internet doesn't work and that their experience with Internet marketing was in vain. The problem was not that Internet marketing didn't work but that they didn't understand how to use Internet marketing or how to implement a strategic plan.
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Originally know as Clairton Hardware, the old web site was virtually hidden to the search engines. The new site refocuses the sites content on the unique products and services they offer. Several social media videos have also proven to drive significant qualified traffic to the site. Several brands of power tools include Fein Power Tools, Milwaukee Power Tools, ATP air tools, and Ozat Sockets.
Web Site: Industrial Tool Supply
Taurus Toy is a toy manufacturer located in Franklin, PA. Their main toy Block-N-Roll a plastic building block toy used to make marble mazes. Their original web site had several problems including search engine visibility and lack of content. This problem was affecting sales and relationships with distributors. The site was completely redesigned to offer a more complete experience for the users and was optimized for specific keyword terms. Today the site is generating a significant increase in qualified traffic.
Molded Fiber Glass Tray Company manufactures fabricated fiberglass trays material handling containers, food service trays, bakery trays, ESD trays and containers, starch trays and pharmaceutical trays. The old web site was mainly images and was very hard to navigate. The new site was optimized and a new strategy of focusing customer products and capabilities was employed.
Excel Glass Company: This small glass fabricator is located in Jeanette, PA and specializes in frameless glass shower doors and emergency glass repair. Their original web site had no optimization and had NO rankings in the search engines thus never generated a lead. Applying a complete strategy to focus on customers needs and direction the site was optimized and included call outs to convert users into prospects. Keyword research help identify the right words that customers not management used to find a company like Excel. Within 3 months the site dramatically jumped to page results in Google, Yahoo, and MSN. In fact over 20 keyword phrases captured first page placement . The results were tracked by the customer for a 1 year period. The site was responsible for $2.1 Million dollars in new sales while eliminating over $5000 in pay per click advertising.
Web Site: Excel Glass
Specialty Tires of America - American Racer Racing Tires: STA is a manufacturer of bias ply tires and provides products for the industrial industry. They are also the manufacturer of racing car tires which was an interesting audience mix. STA and American Racer had never had a web site prior to 2005. They needed not only a strategy but to quickly learn the basics about internet marketing and have 2 web sites developed. After
identifying multiple audiences and hiring a professional technical writer, the team was able to match products, features and solution to their various respective target audiences. Keyword research and optimization coupled with multiple conversion techniques helped the site get over 30 keyword phrases page one listings on Google, MSN and Yahoo. The result: the company tracked all web leads from the web site and accredits Increased sales of over $500,000 in year alone and a cost avoidance of over $50,000 in paid search.