8 Benefits of Personalized Ad Strategies

June 16, 2021

8 Benefits Of Personalized Ad Strategies

Most consumers, particular GenX, Millennials, and GenZ multiscreen their content constantly. Consumers interact with digital content more than 8 hours each day and they expect those interactions to be personalized.  If you haven’t been the recipient of receiving a personalized marketing campaign, then you may in the minority. Businesses of all types and sizes have been offering personalized advertising from email to eCommerce.  We have compiled a list of eye opening statistics:

Retail Personalization:

  • 75% of consumers are more likely to buy from a retailer that recognized them by name, recommends options based on past purchases or know their purchase history
  • 54% of shoppers anticipate a personalized discount within a day of a sharing their information with a retailer while 32% of shoppers expect a personalized discount within just an hour of sharing their information
  • Less than 10% of tier 1 retailers believe they are highly effective at personalization, and nearly 1/3rd report having limited or not capability to support personalization efforts

Email Campaigns:

  • Emails that have a personalized subject line have an overage open rate of 7.4% and CTR (Click Thru Rate) of .4%
  • Emails that have personalized videos have an 8X improvement on CTR
  • Personalized email marketing generates a median ROI of 122%

Website Personalizations:

  • Website that offer a personalized web experience average a 19% uplift in sales
  • Personalized shopping carts influenced 92% of online shoppers
  • 57% of consumers are okay with providing personal information as long as it benefits them

Digital Ad Personalization:

  • 79% of consumers say that are only like to engage with an offer if it has been personalized to reflect previous interactions the consumer had with the brand
  • 63% of consumers say they are annoyed by non-relevant brand advertising
  • 63% of millennials, 58% of Gen-Xers, and 46% of Baby Boomers are willing to share personal information with brands

eCommerce Personalization:

  • 80% of consumers are more likely to buy from a company offering personalized experiences
  • 44% of consumers say that they will likely become repeat buyers after a personalized shopping experience
  • 31% of consumers say they wish their shopping experience was far more personalized than it currently is

Content Personalization:

  • 78% of U.S. Internet users said personally relevant branded content from brands increases their purchase intent
  • 87% of consumers say that personally relevant branded content positively influences how they feel about a brand
  • 63% of consumers said they think more positively of a brand if it gave them content that was more valuable, interesting or relevant

B2B & B2C Personalization:

  • 77% of consumers have chosen, recommended, or paid more for a brand that provides a personalized service or experience
  • 79% of organizations that exceeded revenue goals have a documented personalization strategy
  • 66% of marketers stated one of the biggest struggles with personalization is securing internal resources to execute the marketing programs

Mobile Personalization:

  • 48% of people say it’s acceptable for brands to use their purchase history to deliver personalized offers via mobile so long as they can opt out
  • 66% of people get frustrated when a company’s shopping cart isn’t connected to its mobile app
  • 63% of marketers and 71% of IT professionals say personalization is one of the best ways to improve the mobile experience


Personalization can no longer be ignored or considered a luxury and should be a part of your marketing strategy.

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