Growing Solar Podcast | Ep 2: Solar Marketing 101 (Referrals) with David Murphy
Updated: Mar 12
On Episode 2 of the Growing Solar Podcast, GreenLancer's Director of Marketing Matt Rea speaks with David Murphy, a long time marketing professional with extensive solar experience. They cover the basics of solar marketing and dive deep on how to capitalize on the most effective marketing channel out there: Referrals.
05:30 What is a referral / psychology of referrals
08:40 5 Steps to an effective referral marketing program
08:47 Communicate value proposition of your solar company
12:19 Importance of simple, straightforward messaging
13:48 Being specific in your referral ask
15:31 Creating an effective referral offer
19:01 How to properly incentivize referrals
20:35 Increasing marketing touch points and staying in front of referrals
21:41 The marketing funnel and nurturing prospects
23:28 Keeping the 'refer-er' informed
25:47 Using adjacent businesses to drive referrals
Looking for more solar content? check out Episode 1 of the Growing Solar Podcast, where GreenLancer Co-Founder and President Patrick McCabe speaks on the founding of GreenLancer, industry trends, and what it will take for massive solar growth in the next few years.
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