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196: Urgency is in the eye of the beholder

We behave differently when something is urgent, compared to when it’s merely “coming soon”, don’t we:

  • ‘Urgent’ creates an emotional response. The rational process of methodical craft circumvented by borderline-desperation.
  • ‘Coming soon’ creates a reasoned response. The pragmatic process of considering all our options begets potential for ‘analysis paralysis’.
  • ‘Up next’ avoids both of these things. When something is ‘up next’, there’s no emergency, yet there’s insufficient time to over-think.

Some people are terminally urgent. For the rest of us, let’s choose ‘up next’ over the alternatives.

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586: Social Proof VS Ego Stroke

It’s all about the customer, not the business, and that’s why most companies don’t choose these endorsements. They like the ones that make them feel good, instead. Which will you choose for your website?

582: Unnatural Marketing

Your natural enables your genius. Their natural makes those breakthroughs theirs. Those who compete against you are unlikely to understand this. That’s your advantage.

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