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Background videos are trendy in credit union website design. Should you get one?

By | Credit Union Website Design, video | No Comments

Videos capture people’s attention and evoke emotions. That’s why OE Federal Credit Union wanted a background video for their website’s homepage. So, they teamed up with BloomCU to create a video that would depict OE’s distinct working-man brand.   This gif shows a snippet of the background video created by BloomCU. To see the full video, visit OEFCU.org.   As…

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Personalization increases engagement with credit union web designs by 31%

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Most credit union websites are one-size-fits-all experiences: one experience is designed for all visitors. But that approach inevitably leads to irrelevant interactions with website users because each individual is unique, and people visit credit union websites for hundreds of different reasons. What makes more sense is to create a credit union website design that adapts for each visitor based on…

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Surefire Ways to Improve the Homepage of Your Credit Union Website Design

By | Credit Union Website Design, Features, Personalization, Website | No Comments

First impressions matter. If people got past first impressions quickly, then Pride and Prejudice would be a short story, not a 300+ page novel. Job interviews wouldn’t feel so stressful, and we’d all probably forget that horrible date we went on one time. But first impressions tend to linger. On your credit union website, you only have one chance to…

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3 Reasons Artificial Intelligence Is the Future of Credit Union Website Design

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Imagine a website so intelligent it could understand all your financial goals and give you the optimal advice you need to accomplish them. Does that sound like science fiction? Well, artificial intelligence (AI) is making sci fi reality for credit union website designs. Artificial intelligence enables machines to interact with humans in ways that mimic human communication and understanding. In…

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5 Chatbot Examples Credit Union Websites Should Emulate

By | chatbots, Credit Union Website Design | No Comments

I recently had a conversation about chatbots with a credit union marketer named Kevin. After our conversation, I sent him an email that shows three ways chatbots are being used and five examples. I want to share my email because it has valuable information for anyone ready to embrace this Internet-changing technology. Here’s the email:   Hey Kevin! I’ve been thinking a…

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WordPress Security White Paper

By | Security, Website | No Comments

Sometimes people ask, “Is WordPress secure for credit union websites?” The short answer is, “Yes.” However, the short answer needs to be backed up by a long answer—that is to say, backed up by evidence. BloomCU has spent considerable time putting together the long answer to that security question, which is our WordPress Security White Paper.   Our WordPress Security White Paper contains a…

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How to Build Your Own Personalization Software

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At some point in every marketer’s career, they find themselves in the alluring shadow of a very hairy question, “Should I build this tool myself?” After all, the problem you need to solve is simple, right? It couldn’t take more than a couple days to build it yourself, right? At BloomCU, we’ve built lots of things in-house: websites, payment calculators…

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