The Insurtech revolution is in full force. That means insurance agency marketing is evolving at a rapid clip, and those who can’t keep up will be left behind. Here’s a few key stats that provide insight on what’s happening in the world of insurance agency marketing so you can stay up to speed.

Marketing Investment Stats

  • A survey of B2B and B2C companies, including insurance, showed most allocate approximately 8% of total budget to marketing (Leadinsurance.com)
  • Agencies investing less than 5% in marketing are three times more likely to see flat revenue growth than those who invest 6% or more (Velocify)
  • Insurance companies spending more than 15% of revenue on marketing see up to a 20% increase in revenue(Velocify)

Social Media Stats

  • Companies have reported that, on average, they spend 50% of their marketing budget on social media marketing (Leadinsurance.com)
  • According to Pew, 7 out of 10 Americans use social media (Pew Research)
  • 57% of consumers say social media influences their buying decision (Marketing Dive)
  • Approximately 40% of LinkedIn members visit the site daily (LinkedIn)
  • On average, 45% of all social media traffic to a company’s webpage originated on LinkedIn (LinkedIn)
  • A recent survey showed 7% of Instagram users say they’re using the platform more than they did a year ago, and 44% said they’ll use it more in the coming year (Social Media Today
  • 36% of Instagram users want content lasting 15 seconds or less (Social Media Today)
  • Roughly 75% of Facebook users visit the site daily (Pew Research)
  • 46% of users visit Twitter every day (Pew Research)

Mobile and Website Stats

  • 71% of consumers use the internet to obtain insurance quotes(Velocify)
  • According to Google, more than half of smartphone users discovered a new company while conducting a smartphone search (Avenge Digital)
  • The average mobile site loads in 22 seconds (Marketing Dive)
  • Up to 53% of users abandon a mobile website if it takes more than 3 seconds to load (Marketing Dive)

Other Marketing Stats

  • Insurance companies using marketing automation sell 20% more policies per producer and 10% more per household (Velocify)
  • According to Act-On, personalized video email results in 2x the engagement and 62% more time spent on a landing page (Covideo)
  • 97% of companies reported customer communication was more efficient after launching texting initiatives (Power Reviews)

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