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COVID-19—Why your credit union website matters even more right now

By Credit Union Website Design, Design, Navigation

Right now, in the midst of an intense global pandemic, people are staying inside. They’re not going to restaurants, or gyms, or even to church. And they are certainly trying not to take unnecessary trips to the bank. Because of this, you’ve likely already seen an increase in traffic on your credit union website.  What you may not have realized:…

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9 Tips for Writing CTAs that Inspire the Right Action

By Copywriting, Design

Calls to action (CTAs) are prime real estate when it comes to your credit union website. In fact, more than 90% of visitors who read your headline also read your CTA copy—with that many potential eyes, it’s crucial that you write compelling CTAs that inspire action.  Your CTA is an invitation for your customers to take a certain action, whether…

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The What, Why, and How of Authentic Images

By Blogging, Design

Marketing Experiments conducted an A/B test on authentic images vs stock images by testing an authentic photo of the client against a top-performing stock photo on one of the client’s websites. The web page with the real photo had a nearly 35% higher conversion rate than the page with the stock photo.  We’ve always known a picture is worth a…

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How to be more authentic on your credit union website

By Credit Union Website Design, Design

A study by the Boston Consulting Group discovered that authenticity is one of the top qualities that attracts consumers to a brand. Authenticity is deeply important to credit unions. People often turn to credit unions because they are tired of big, inhuman banks that treat them like sheeple (shee·ple, noun: people compared to sheep in being docile, foolish, or easily…

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True or False: Your Credit Union Website Should Use Testimonials

By Credit Union Website Design, Design

You see testimonials all over the internet. Maybe one testimonial has an eagerly smiling picture next to it. Maybe another declares a product to be the greatest thing since sliced bread. Many of the newest and sleekest credit union website designs employ testimonials (example: HFSFCU.org has testimonials all over the place). And there’s a reason for it: studies show testimonials persuade people…

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