686 entries: content marketing

Content marketing

How can golf clubs be smart in content marketing?

By: 2019. 02. 11.

Let’s clear at the beginning what is not content marketing. It is not a tactic/one-time campaign or channel. It is about: consistently putting relevant and valuable content in front of the right people at the right moment;the creation…

Customer persona development and usage

Why should we use customer personas to improve your golf club marketing’s efficiency?

By: 2023. 12. 14.

It would be folly to think that all golfers are the same. We have to learn the difference between them and how to differentiate among them to be able to attract the right customers to our golf clubs…

Club Caddie Artificial Intelligence golf facility operations

Discover how data-driven marketing can help your golf club grow and succeed!

By: 2023. 11. 10.

A few days ago, I talked with Knight Schwandt (VP of Sales, Club Caddie) about how he sees golf clubs' success in personalizing their services and making their marketing activities data-driven. You can read the details here. Do…

Golf Genius_Marketing Toolkit

How can Golf Genius’ new events marketing toolkit make your golf tournament a huge success?

By: 2023. 06. 19.

It is perhaps not an exaggeration to say that Golf Genius' new events marketing toolkit fill a gap in the toolbox of golf tournament organizers. It will teach you, as Golf Genius Tournament Management premium customers, how to…

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Why marketing technology matters when developing and executing campaigns

By: Pam Didner 2023. 06. 12.

I am pleased to announce that Pam Didner, a renowned B2B speaker, author, and consultant, has graciously accepted my invitation to share her expertise on the Golf Business Monitor. Here is her first article. Technology is fully ingrained…

Sweetspot CEO

How are golf clubs prepared for data-driven sales and marketing?

By: 2023. 03. 01.

One of my discoveries in 2022 was Sweetspot's revenue management platform. Sweetspot's CEO & Founder Henrik Ahlin gave a very useful and insightful presentation at the 2023 Golf Business Conference in Cascais (14-16 February). That's where I got…

Golf Hub 2 Golf Genius marketing automation

How does marketing automation improve your golf club’s customer experience?

By: 2022. 03. 01.

Great customer experience needs marketing automation. In the last couple of years, the number of new channels and customer touchpoints grew significantly. This is a great challenge for marketers, among them golf club managers to manage the complexity of content…

2022 golf club marketing trends New Year is coming

2022 golf club marketing trends – thriving through customer centricity

By: 2021. 12. 27.

I was so glad that so many of you were interested in my 2021 golf club marketing trend predictions. Reading through these, I see that I was not very wrong. On the contrary! How did you see the…

Potters Point 2021 John Deere partner

Potters Point: Retention marketing pays off for John Deere

By: 2021. 08. 20.

One of the major B2B marketing trends in 2021 is retention marketing. Today, many companies know that returning customers are more likely to purchase from a company (e.g. John Deere) over time. Fred Reichheld believes Marketers' operating costs…

golf club marketing trends 2021

Golf club marketing trends to expect in 2021 are…

By: 2020. 11. 16.

I know many of you are finalizing or in the middle of the planning of your marketing strategy and activities right now for 2021. That’s why I was thinking about summarizing what golf club marketing trends I expect…

Get the view golf club membership marketing

What will COVID-19 change in membership marketing in private golf clubs?

By: Robert A. Sereci, GM/COO, Medinah Country Club 2020. 04. 28.

It is no secret that private clubs, like many businesses, are experiencing some significant degree of financial pain, and most likely will be for the foreseeable future. While there is no playbook for how clubs should conduct business…

conversational marketing

Is your golf club prepared for conversational marketing?

By: 2019. 12. 03.

How many times did it happen to you that you felt lost when visiting a golf club website or when you visited their social media page/profile you had the impression that they don't care about your response? I…

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2020 Troon Cards in the lights of loyalty marketing trends

By: 2019. 10. 09.

The 2020 Troon Cards officially went on sale on Tuesday, October 1. This is why I thought to share with you what kind of loyalty marketing trends I am expecting for 2020. What I try to do now…

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Why do micro-influencers matter to your golf marketing?

By: 2019. 05. 09.

We all witness how traditional advertising is struggling in these days. At the same time, the smart or we can call them also as the empowered customers are choosing to follow influencers and listen to their recommendations. Rick Shiels,…

chatbot in golf club marketing strategy

How chatbots can help in golf club marketing?

By: 2019. 02. 14.

For years, we used calls, mails/letters, in-person meetings to communicate with our golf club members. Then came the social media and significantly changed the way how our golf club members, guests and visitors want to communicate with a…

Hyperlocal marketing golf club marketing

Why hyperlocal marketing can work for your golf club?

By: 2019. 01. 11.

Last year, during my keynote presentations at various conferences (e.g. CNIG, ADGF, CMAE etc.) I tried to explain regarding customer experience development that our golf club members, guests, and in general the empowered customers are expecting from us…

customer experience reality expectation

Do you align Customer Experience with your golf club marketing?

By: 2018. 03. 07.

In these days, I am working on the next presentation that I will give at the 4th National Conference on Residential Tourism & Golf in Estoril, Portugal on 11th April. I was invited by Vanessa Velosa, the secretary general…

Golf Tourism England in the lure of video marketing

By: 2016. 11. 21.

There is no doubt that video marketing and consumption will keep on growing in the coming years as well. This is why interesting to see Golf Tourism England's latest video marketing initiative to capture the imagination of the…

How is Lumine exploiting video marketing trends?

By: 2016. 09. 30.

Lumine Golf Club at Mediterranea Beach & Golf Community (managed by Troon) has recently announced a multi-year partnership with Rick Shiels. As part of the cooperation, Lumine will be Shiels’ official resort partner. Calle Carlsson, General Manager said "Rick is part…

Do you have doubts about digital marketing potential?

By: Keith Haslam 2016. 02. 01.

There is still a lot of discussions about the actual tangible benefits of using social media and digital marketing. My view on such matters is that on its own, it is not a silver bullet, but used as…