Blog
31
January
2014
5 ways Email Marketing Can Help The Life Science Industry
Posted By Sudeep Banerjee
3.5 (70%) 2 votes

Today if you are aiming to promote your business then the best possible option you have is the Internet. Be it generating a buzz about your business or making everyone know that you are here, all of it can be done with the help of the virtual world. Wondering why the Internet has become such a rage in today’s time? Well, no points for guessing that the Internet today has a wide user base spread neatly and very evenly across the globe. It is because of the wide accessibility of the Internet that marketing your company with the help of this can prove to be beneficial for your business. Internet marketing is a huge umbrella encompassing many strategies within it. So for now let us focus on email marketing since it is one of the oldest marketing strategies.

What is email marketing?

Wondering why the craze for email marketing? Well, because this form of marketing is absolutely low-cost but generates the much desired promotion of your business, so it is a good deal! It is perhaps the best possible way to reach out to your potential customers by directly jumping on their mail boxes and making a permanent spot there. It is one of the easiest ways to let people know about your business. A tried and tested way that boosts your sale and gives you the result that you have always targeted to achieve.

It is pretty clear by now that this form of Internet marketing is very popular among businesses so why should the life science industry be far off when it comes to promotion through emails. The life science sector took their big plunge to make the most from this successful form of marketing.

Ways to know how email marketing helps generate better sales to the life science industry

The following tips will give a clear picture to the people part of the pharmaceutical industry about the things they should keep in mind while trying to boost their business through email marketing:

  • Pay attention to the statistics

Printing newsletters and sending them to potential customers is not good enough. For all you know they delete your mails without even glancing through them. So take a close look at the analytics, specially at the open and the click rates. The sooner you understand the pattern which helps the numbers to go up the better it will be for your industry. If the number of unsubscribes go up then it is time for you to immediately change your style. Your ability to find these is only with the help of analytics.

  • Mention facts in your mail

It is advised that you only send mails when you have something important to share. Many of the companies start the newsletter with no plans about what they are trying to tell their customers through it. Never do that because this might damage your impression and never get you the revenue that you have been aiming at. The content should always be packed with relevant information about the pharma sector that would benefit your customers.

  • Careful design of your newsletter

Your newsletter should carefully echo your brand’s idea. The language while reflecting the idea of your brand should be kept simple for people to easily relate with it. Attention must be paid that the newsletters you send out must be at par with the basic content of your business. This keeps the interest of the customers glued towards you and obviously improves your scope of generating revenue for your business.

  • Be careful of spams

It is important that you keep the basic spam rules in mind before designing your newsletters. The best way to send potential customers bulk emails is only when they specifically allow you to be a part of their mailing list. There needs to be an unsubscribe button placed very neatly on every mail that you send. All of this helps your customers from knowing that the mails you are sending is not spam.

  • Subject line is important

Giving a catchy caption in the subject line is the “hook” that will grab the attention of your customers. Always remember the more conspicuous the subject line is the better are your chances that people will actually read your mail. And the more the readability of your mails better will be the revenue generated and more prosperous will be your business.

All these points are crucial in boosting your company’s sales. People part of the pharma industry must follow these rules in order to give their company the success that they wish for. Let’s hope that these tips prove to be a success for your business.

5
3.5 (70%) 2 votes
5 Comments on “5 ways Email Marketing Can Help The Life Science Industry
Kristophe Harry
September 11, 2014 at 11:21 am

Incredible! This blog looks just like my old one! It’s on a entirely different topic and the ways of e-mail marketing described are pretty impressive 😉

Sam Fong
September 25, 2014 at 4:24 am

You are right. It can be a good strategy to get a number of customer. Good idea!
In-fact life science industries have more choices and options to design their product specific e-mails for e-mail marketing.

Kitty Wilson
October 3, 2014 at 7:04 am

It is a kind of low cost promotion but helpful one to boost up the business 🙂

Nancy Smith
October 3, 2014 at 1:49 pm

I think the second one and the last one has a relation, and for life science industry we need to pay attention on them. Great 😉

Nancy Smith
October 4, 2014 at 2:03 am

E-mail marketing is a way to introduce our customers about the upcoming news and products of life science industries.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *