How To Sell Conversion Rate Optimization To Your Boss

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Here’s something that won’t come as a shock to people who work for big companies: not everyone is on-board with the idea of conversion optimization and testing.

In an ideal world, everyone would be excited by a data-driven approach & the idea of building a conversion culture is something the entire organization would be excited about from day one.

BUT this is the real world.

There are egos and opinions and red tape and executives who wet themselves any time there’s even the slightest chance they can be proven wrong.

Even worse, if your company is one with a silo mindset, where designers go over here, marketers are over here & IT belongs in a cave somewhere over there – the thought of even having one cohesive “Conversion Team” might seem laughable, if not altogether impossible.

That was certainly the case for one of the ConversionXL Conversion Course students, who asked:

“How do you get buy-in for research and data-driven hypothesis testing?

And, on the personal level, how do you convince people that CRO is a specialized field that takes a lot of time and effort and experience to learn, so that they look to you instead of just deciding they can do all this …read more

Article Curated From…: Conversion XL