Results: In the span of 12 months during a time of uncertainty, Berriman Web Marketing was able to deliver dramatic improvements by nearly doubling online conversions while reducing cost-per-conversion by 44%.

Client: VSECU is a local Vermont credit union with branches all across the state and prides itself on being a values-based financial cooperative serving it’s 67,000 members.

Strategy & Execution: During the 2020 calendar year, VSECU was focused on improving brand awareness, engagement, product adoption and membership growth while weathering the economic crisis of COVID-19. To help with this, Berriman Web Marketing had to make numerous adjustments and optimizations in real-time to adapt to the changing market conditions whilst optimizing performance.

Through numerous account optimizations to Google Ads and Facebook Ads which included regular bid and budget adjustments, testing new audience segments, running a/b tests on ad creatives, and making keyword or demographic targeting refinements, Berriman Web Marketing was able to deliver robust results during a difficult time.

Tools Used: Google Ads, Microsoft (Bing) Ads, Facebook Ads

Highlights – Jan 2020 – Dec 2020:

  • Increased combined conversion-rate from digital advertising by 95%
  • Increased combined conversions from digital advertising by 90%
  • Decreased combined cost-per-conversion from digital advertising by 44%


Increase in combined conversions
from digital advertising.


Increase in combined conversion-rate
from digital advertising.


Decrease in combined cost-per-conversion
from digital advertising

Hey, my name is Mitch Berriman! I’ve been in this industry for over a decade now with a focus on SEO, SEM and pay-per-click advertising.