A GTM strategy for a SaaS – template for you to use freely.
You sometimes need to convince investors or partners how you intend to get your SaaS startup to go to market. In other words, You’ll need a GTM strategy for your SaaS.
We created a micro-RCT (Real Content Template) for that reason. Let’s dig into it.
The GTM Strategy for SaaS Template Slides
Slide 1 – Introduction to GTM Strategy
This slide introduces the fundamental approach of our Go-To-Market (GTM) Strategy, specifically tailored for SaaS businesses. It highlights the importance of building demand in the market and initiating vital and critical use cases, setting the stage for a successful market entry.
Slide 2 – Market Focus and Segmentation
The second slide delves into our market focus. We mainly emphasize the importance of recurring users who are essential to the SaaS model. It presents a clear motivation by stating the goal of achieving a ‘True Effect’ with a 60% market target. This slide also notes a temporary shift away from a particular market segment, ensuring a targeted and effective approach.
Slide 3 – Market Growth Projections
Featuring Deloitte’s projection of our market’s growth by 2025, this slide showcases an impressive forecast of $55 billion with a 12% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR). This data underscores the potential and lucrative nature of the market, reinforcing the importance of a well-planned GTM strategy.
Slide 4 – Market Acquisition Targets
Here, we outline our ambitious market acquisition targets over a five-year period, starting from $1 million in the first year and aiming for $15 million by the fifth year. This progression demonstrates the scalability and growth potential of our GTM strategy, emphasizing our commitment to long-term success.
Slide 5 – GTM Marketing Budget and Allocation
Finally, The last slide presents a detailed overview of the GTM marketing budget, set at $5 million, with a focus on the risk ratio, team expansion, advertising, and research and development (R&D). This comprehensive budget plan is crucial for supporting the various facets of the GTM strategy. That ensures a balanced and well-funded approach towards market penetration and growth.
It’s as simple as it gets. You mainly need to showcase how you’re getting into the market. Feel free to put more slides to describe how you intend to get into the market in detail.
- TechCrunch wrote a must-read on this topic.
- This is a Micro-RCT like the one we did for the competition slide of a pitch deck.