Data-Driven Marketing

Data-driven marketing requires marketers and their teams to be able to collect, integrate, and analyze data from external and internal sources - competitive intelligence reports, global market research, on-site and off-site customer activities, social interactions, and more.

Marketing experts and news team will explore the latest trends in data-driven marketing, including navigating the complex world of Big Data, best practices for targeting and retargeting ads, fine-tuning segmentation strategies, and being aware of the latest privacy regulations.


Putting Your Database to Work By Improving the Quality

Jun 17, 2015 - Deciding on six pieces of information you'd like to have about each person is a good way to start getting your database to the next level, something many marketers desperately need to do. Comments

Save the Date: "One-Stop Digital" for Big Data & Analytics

cz-ct-big-data-analytics-badge Jun 16, 2015 - ClickZ is delighted to announce the latest topic in its Content Takeover series. Our next "One-Stop Digital" will be on Big Data & Analytics and will take place from June 30 to July 2, 2015. Comments

Pandora Adds Mobile to Programmatic

pandora-logo-two Jun 16, 2015 - Advertisers will be able to reach Pandora’s 80 million active listeners and automatically purchase the platform’s display inventory across both desktop and mobile. Comments

The Future Is Personalized

personalization Jun 4, 2015 - Because consumers have come to expect personalized marketing, in the future, it will be key for brands to incorporate personalization in programmatic, wearables and branded content. Comments

Google and Levi's Smart Jeans Could Be a Source of Dumb Data

levistrauss Jun 1, 2015 - Levi's is partnering with Google to create yarn for gesture-sensitive smart clothing, but are so many new wearables a potential data nightmare? Comments

Business Intelligence Tools: The Good and the Less Good

enterprise-software May 28, 2015 - As marketers capture more consumer data, it's crucial for them to use the right business intelligence tools to analyze it. Comments

What Every Brand Marketer Needs to Know About Digital Personalization

customer-relationship May 25, 2015 - Consumers and business buyers alike have come to expect personalized shopping experiences, so it's essential to up your relationship marketing across every channel. Comments

Top Five Reasons Why Dot Brands Will Have a Data Edge

gtld-shutterstock-29471569 May 20, 2015 - Applying for generic top-level domains and having their own Internet neighborhoods would allow brands like Google, Amazon and Nike to mine customer data in a more sophisticated way. Comments

Will Customers Trust You With Their Data?

privacy-data-retention May 14, 2015 - Do we have a “customer data revolt” heading in our direction and if so, what should organisations being doing about it? Comments

Marketing Buzzword Wars: Personalization Abandoned for Relevancy and Context

buzzwords May 12, 2015 - Consumers expect personalization from marketers, but increasingly they are turned off by the word "personalization" itself. Comments

Make or Break for Apple Watch Marketing Potential

apple-watch-2 May 6, 2015 - With the Apple Watch hitting the shelves last week, the jury is still out on how brands can leverage it to engage consumers. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Comments

How YouTube and Build-A-Bear Engage Kids Without Collecting Data

build-a-bear-logo May 4, 2015 - Retargeting and programmatic are industry standards, but for children's advertising, they're a no-go. Here's how some big brands provide excellent, ethical kids' content. Comments

Will New Domain Extensions Be to the Internet What Cable Was to Television?

domain-expansion Apr 22, 2015 - Just as kids today may not be able to picture a world with only three TV channels, soon we may live in a time where we couldn't imagine living with so few channels of the Internet. Comments

Wearables Part 2: The Case for B2B

asia-retail-shopping-bags Apr 21, 2015 - Brands have much to gain from the combination of technological advances in wearables and mobile connectivity that are changing the way retail works in the vibrant Asian market. Comments

From Moving Season to Moving Targets - the Data Tells a Story

master-data-management-web Apr 21, 2015 - Data points surrounding the moving industry are yet another source of information for marketers to tap into when they're looking to mine information about potential customers. Comments

Wearable Technology: The Ultimate in Personal Marketing

wearable-technology-watch Apr 20, 2015 - New wearable technology is giving brands the perfect opportunity for one-to-one marketing. Comments

Spotify's Playlist Targeting Takes Behavioral Marketing to the Next Level

shutterstock-200035424 Apr 16, 2015 - Today, Spotify introduced its new Playlist Targeting feature that lets brands factor users' moods, needs, and activities into cross-device sponsored content. Comments

Contextual Marketing Planning and the 6 Ws

who-what-when-why-where-how-6-ws Apr 14, 2015 - The "Six Ws" - yes, the ones you may have learned in journalism school - can help you master the art of contextual marketing. Comments

VIDEO: Weather Data Shines on Programmatic Ad Buys

weather-data Apr 13, 2015 - The Weather Channel's Jeremy Hlavacek explains how a combination of big data and programmatic can maximize spend for marketers. Comments

Twitter Ditches DataSift to Bring Data Reselling In-House

Twitter Logo Apr 13, 2015 - Twitter-owned Gnip will tighten its grip on the data gleaned from the social network. Comments

Testing How Personalized Content Improves Customer Experience [#CZLNY]

automated-personalization Mar 31, 2015 - In his session at ClickZ Live New York, Jake Sapirstein of SAP discussed the importance of testing how personalization can improve the customer experience. Comments

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