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Chatbots are the new trend in the e-commerce market and they are bound to take over the whole business place. With the aid of artificial intelligence, businesses can be made to flourish and sales can increase.

The most major element involved in development of a company or business is the connectivity of the business with their customers. If your company is connected with the consumers, there are better ways of marketing your product and satisfying the customers.

Chatbots are basically computer programs that can connect with people through textual data. These are being widely employed in the businesses primarily for customer service. Chatbots can be used to increase sales by conversing with customers, providing support by answering their queries and insisting them to buy your product.

Advantages of Chat Bots

Chatbots are extremely effective in boosting sales with minimum human support. With little human involvement, there is less chance of error. Furthermore, hiring a lesser number of manual force for assisting the customers saves on the costs which can be used on other departments of business.

Chatbots additionally provide customer satisfaction. Advanced chatbots in the market now assist the customers in finding their required product by analysing their previous searches. This can be used as a marketing tool to enhance sales and bring in customers. Using chatbots, a business can effectively form ads that are tailored according to the interests and liking history of the consumer. This ensures greater customer investment and satisfaction.

Chatbots also enhance the brand image. Nowadays, those businesses are in the spot light that use the latest technology and are up to date with the latest innovations in e-commerce. Chat Bots inform the consumer of the likelihood of their desired products being available or if any of the products is out of stock.

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How to stay on top of it?

Chatbots are very cost effective and interactive which make them useful for businesses. However, it is essential to stay on top of it by keeping a few things under consideration.

Firstly, every business needs to see what the customers are interested in. According to that, the Chatbots need to be coded according to individual customer needs for increment in sales.

For boosting sales, businesses need to note all the frequently asked questions by the customers and have automated responses to that saved in their data base. In this way, Chatbots can be used to direct the customers towards sales of particular products that are in alignment with customers’ needs.

Humanizing the Chatbots

People feel more connected to a particular brand if they feel that the label caters to all their needs. This also includes emotional needs which means that your Chatbots must be programmed in a way to make the customers feel that they are conversing with a human and not a robot. Customers want empathetic responses and not bland, robotic instructions.

Thus, in this age, it is mandatory to incorporate this artificial intelligence in your business to improve customer service and marketing strategies.

Since adding AI to our client's website to support their sales team, we have already converted 10-12 leads within a 2-week period. All in which converted after business hours!

If you would like a free trial of our chatbot to leverage AI and improve your customer service and sales funnel, give us a call on 1300 22 46 86 or check out the offer here.

 

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Topics: Technology

Lisa Andrews

Written by Lisa Andrews

Lisa Andrews, after experiencing adversity in her life, decided to focus on positive momentum, intent on taking part in global conversations to make the world a better place. Having a data, engineering and financial background, she is on a mission to pave the way to give everyone a fair start in life and to maximise human potential. A serial entrepreneur, in 2018 Lisa won the Hunter Outstanding Young Entrepreneur of the Year. She is founder and part owner of several companies that all focus on profit with purpose. Lisa is currently working on projects with Singularity University, the United Nations, ACTAI, the Extreme Tech Challenge, Arm, Treasure Data, 2030vision.com, Ocean Elders, Unicef, EO, GSEA and others. Lisa's focus is on projects that aim to solve the world's greatest challenges using exponential technologies, beginning with achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Lisa is passionate about creating a vision for the world for the next 100 years. In her spare time you’ll find her reading, travelling to exotic locations or kite surfing.

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