Lessons from Effective Sales Page Strategies
3 Elements To Inspire Your Sales Page:
- Top Menu: Having a site wide menu on a sales or opt-in page is a big no no. But, when you have a long sales page with lots of sections it is smart to provide internal anchor links to key sections on the sales page. It makes it easy for potential buyers to find what they are looking for.
- Social Proof: The big claim (the most important book ever written….) is backed up by a simple testimonial from another big name Ramit Sethi. Brian goes counterintuitive with the testimonial copy. “Be warned: This is an extremely dense read…but beneath the verbiage are profound insights that have stood the test of time.” Normally it is a negative to tell potential customers that what they are about to do is difficult. But considering Brian is targeting a very select group of elite marketers I think this is smart. He is appealing to people who value intellectual prowess. Triggering them to buy to prove they are more intelligent than Ramit.
- Exit Intent Pop-Up Opt-in: Facebook doesn’t like sending their users to a page with an exit intent pop-up but Brian seems to be getting away with it. When you go to exit the page a pop-up displays offering you a free chapter from the book. If an exit intent pop-up doesn’t have a massive impact on your CPM or Campaign delivery then this is a smart strategy. If you were sufficiently interested enough to visit the sales page you are going to want a free chapter. This gives Brian an opportunity to get you into a dedicated sales email sequence.