Top 5 Marketing Tricks to Get Us to Buy Their Products

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Fifty years ago, marketing "tricks" meant taking out an advertisement during "I Love Lucy" and sitting back as the sales of the product skyrocketed. In today's competitive and complex marketplace, marketers must do more to gain the attention of their target market. A multifaceted approach is critical to marketing success, and while many tools and tricks can be used, here are five that marketers employ to stimulate product sales.
Top 5 Marketing Tricks to Get Us to Buy Their Products

5Corporate Social Responsibility

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While there may be an element of altruism that motivates corporate giving and community involvement, using socially responsible business practices as part of the company marketing is increasing. Corporate social responsibility can improve employee retention, brand perception and profitability, making it one of the most beneficial marketing tricks at a company's disposal. The ability to create a more favorable reputation is fueling the growth of these business practices.

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