How Can You Use Psychology To Strengthen Customers’ Confidence?

Strengthen Customer ConfidencePsychology Teaches Us How To Increase Customer Confidence

Imagine your customers feeling a sense of pride and satisfaction in choosing your brand, in making you their go-to destination for products and services. Gaining customers’ confidence is no easy task – and is an important area of focus for content marketers. So what can you do with content marketing to create that key-in-lock feeling with your target customers?

An article in E-Content Mag speaks to three key psychological levers brands can work with to inspire customer confidence. One of these is to tap into social proof – the idea that user-generated content (UGC) that promotes a brand or business creates a sense of trust among customers. You can promote your brand all you want – however, when real customers with authentic experiences share their perspectives, positive and negative, your brand will appear more credible.

Another way to build customer confidence is through emotion. Get to know your customer base and the issues and social causes that matter to them – then dig in deep with cause marketing. Take a stance on a social issue, and make it a key part of your brand messaging.

If it fits for your brand, you can also experiment with a brand persona that feels relatable and human. Experiment with formats such as video and short-form video and social media to bring this persona’s message to life.

Is your end goal to build confidence and trust with your customer base? ASTRALCOM can help with comprehensive content marketing services. Get in touch today to start planning your next marketing initiative with us.


Richard Bergér is the VP of E-Business for ASTRALCOM, an integrated media services company located near Los Angeles, California. Richard draws on his military and psychology backgrounds to create pervasive content strategies, motivating conversion tactics and targeted audience acquisition for clients. Connect with Richard via his Google+ profile.





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