The Role of Integrated Marketing Communications in Increasing the Efficiency of Internet-based Marketing among Jordanian Consumers


  •  Nafez Ali    
  •  Mahmoud Allan    

Abstract

Many marketing strategies including and approaches like CRM, mass marketing, PR marketing and IMC have developed for the sake of increasing the demand on the product and elevate the level of customer satisfaction. With the technological development and the entrance of internet marketing there appeared an urgent need to increase the intensity of the marketing strategies in a way that matches the concept of online marketing as distance marketing. From that point, the current study seeks to understand the influence of integrated marketing communication (IMC) on the efficiency of internet-based marketing from the perspective of Jordanian customers. The variables which are employed in the current study are (communicational messaging, direct marketing, online marketing, promotion, mass media marketing and public relations). The sample of the study consisted of (349) customer from malls, commercial complexes and trading center. Through the quantitative approach and utilizing the questionnaire; the results of the study indicated there is a positive influence of IMC on the internet-based marketing within the variables of (communicational messaging, direct marketing, public relations, and mass media marketing) while (promotions and online marketing) seemed to have no influence on the internet-based marketing. The study recommends carrying out a research study that examines the influence of E-IMC on the online marketing practices through social media websites. 



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  • ISSN(Print): 1918-719X
  • ISSN(Online): 1918-7203
  • Started: 2009
  • Frequency: quarterly

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