From Bootstrapping to $7 Million Series A:  The Story of Mention Me

We’re excited to announce that we have just closed our Series A investment round with funding of $7 million from Eight Roads Ventures. The investment will be used to accelerate our work helping businesses capitalise on their customers’ trust, to power better marketing.


6 conversion optimisation tips to make referral fly

What makes a referral campaign truly irresistible? Ultimately, your target audiences’ decision over whether or not to sign up to a referral offer, is heavily influenced by one key asset: your referral offer landing page. Specifically, its contents and design.

Referral success is driven by the perfect blend of copy and design ingredients that compel, convince, and convert new customers.


Sharing big ideas in the Big Apple

Earlier this month we gathered together with some great retail brands in the beautiful Langham Hotel in New York. The reason? To host our first US referral marketing breakfast.

We’ve successfully run these events in the UK for several years. With more international brands using our unique referral platform we decided to share our learnings across the pond.


How Mention Me is helping Laithwaite's Wine put the fizz into their referral programme

Laithwaite's is the UK's biggest home delivery wine merchant. Its focus on quality combined with a highly personalised service means that they have an extremely loyal customer base.

The team at Laithwaite's wanted to harness this advocacy with a refer-a-friend programme, so turned to Mention Me to help them. Through a series of AB tests they are already seeing the results and referral now forms a crucial part of their marketing strategy.


MeTime - sharing best practice and celebrating referral marketing success

With Spring taking it's time to arrive this year, it was a delight to huddle with our favourite clients and colleagues in the luscious greenery (amongst the flamingos) to talk referral, trust and the future of marketing!

At every event we run there are always great snippets of insight and information from the Mention Me team, but it's especially wonderful to see our clients inspiring each other with ways to make their referral program really shine.


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