The subscription economy: changing our relationships with brands

Global spending on subscription-based services and products is booming, powered by an ever-growing range of brands offering everything from media content, to specialist food and drink, apparel, and cosmetics.


Referral Marketing Best Practice - the shortlist for our coveted 2019 Referral Awards.

Working with over 350 leading brands to power their referral programmes means selecting the finalists for this year's coveted MeTime Referral Marketing Awards has been a tricky process!

Covering a whole spectrum of industries, from Travel to Finance and Fashion to Food, no two programmes are the same. Each combines a unique blend of incentive, creative and copy to tap into the psychology of their particular demographic and drive brand advocacy.


Name Sharing: The ultimate win for referral marketing

You have a great product. Your customers love your brand. So how do you harness this great sentiment and translate it into customer advocacy? A referral marketing scheme is the obvious starting point to encourage happy customers to pass on a recommendation via email or social media and translate this into new sales.


You gotta get with my friends:  How to add some spice to referral in banking and financial services

Banking and financial services are some of the most saturated playing fields for recommendation and referral marketing.


Building emotion into your marketing

Consumers like to believe that they make buying decisions on a rational basis; weighing up the pros and cons and looking objectively at the alternatives. In reality, one element overrides rational thinking and has the biggest impact on consumer behaviour. Emotion.


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