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Online marketing experts examine trends in digital marketing, parsing the essentials from the hype.

Christopher Hansen at Clickz Live New York 2014

#CZLNY: Remarketing and Behavioral Ads

Apr 2, 2014 - Remarketing is red hot. A jam-packed session at ClickZ Live New York 2014 showed attendees how, if done right, remarketing reduces online clutter, ups the relevancy quotient for users, and improves advertiser ROI. Here's a recap. Comments

#CZLNY: Reputation Roadkill: Learning From the Biggest Brands' 'OMG' Moments

Andy Beal Keynote at ClickZ Live New York 2014 Apr 2, 2014 - Reputation management expert Andy Beal kicked off day two of ClickZ Live New York by sharing 15 examples of reputation disasters, and what we can learn from these mistakes. Comments

DreamWorks Partners With Expedia to Push Travel-Heavy "Mr. Peabody & Sherman"

peabody-and-sherman Apr 2, 2014 - The film studio worked with the travel site’s advertising arm to drive ticket sales for "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" through a number of digital initiatives. The effort resulted in 5.5 million impressions in the first two weeks and a CTR of 0.62 percent for all display ads that ran in the first three weeks, along with 120,000 sweepstakes entries in that same three-week period. Comments

Building Relationships, Not Links: Why Guest Blogging Will Never Die

guest-blogging-mark-armstrong-illustration-clickz Apr 2, 2014 - Guest blogging is not dead. Although it may have lost footing as an SEO tactic, as a means for increasing awareness and building thought leadership, it is still very much alive and well. Comments

When Real-Time Advertising Isn't Real Time

real-time Apr 2, 2014 - Real-time bidding (RTB) isn't always as real-time as you might think, as the bids are often based on data that is hours, or even days, old. If we want RTB to live up to its name, we have to make sure it's powered by real-time data. Comments

#CZLNY: 10 New Media Trends Shaping the Lives of Modern Consumers

Randi Zuckerberg Speaking at Clickz Live New York Apr 1, 2014 - ClickZ Live New York kicked off with a keynote from Randi Zuckerberg on the top trends in tech and new media that are influencing the minds and behaviors of modern consumers and gave insights on how to engage, convert, and delight consumers. Comments

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Morph Select Fans Into X-Men Characters

x-men-digital-makeover Apr 1, 2014 - The quick-service brands want young, hungry guys and sci-fi fans to submit Instagram photos with menu items for the chance to receive one of several hundred high-quality X-Men Digital Makeovers. Comments

Why I Posted a Picture of a Can of Soup on My Facebook Page: Marketing Automation and the Rise of Social Media

facebook-automation Apr 1, 2014 - Marketing automation can help clarify activities around social, and by bringing social media tools into the core marketing automation platform, the industry is taking a much needed step in the right direction. Comments

#CZLNY: The Digital Priority List - A Short Guide to ClickZ Live and Your Digital Life

priority-rubber-stamp Apr 1, 2014 - It's important to keep your digital marketing priorities in check. Here's a look at some things to focus on in the coming year, and which sessions to check out at ClickZ Live New York to help you do so. Comments

Digital Marketing People on the Move: March 2014 Roundup

people-on-the-move-pharma-jobs-medium-vga Mar 31, 2014 - This is a roundup of new hires and promotions in the digital marketing industry during March. Comments

80% of Marketers Will Run Cross-Channel Marketing Campaigns in 2014 [Study]

cross-channel-marketing-experian Mar 31, 2014 - A new Experian report highlights survey data and gives step-by-step tips on how to address some of the most common cross-channel marketing challenges digital marketers face today. Comments

ad:tech San Francisco 2014: Much Ado About Everything

ad-tech-sf Mar 31, 2014 - The ad:tech San Francisco conference showcased everything from wearables to start-ups and featured presentations on themes including the state of the industry, AOL, and the future of video advertising. Comments

You’ve Bought the Technology, But Can You Use It?

technology44 Mar 31, 2014 - Marketing automation software may promise a technological utopia but, once you've invested, are you getting the best out of the increased functionality that is now at your disposal? Comments

How Talking to Your Fridge Will Change Marketing

technology-evolution Mar 31, 2014 - What happens in a world where we no longer need to physically interact with our technology? What happens in a world where a mere statement is enough? Comments

IBM Invests $100 Million to Expand Its Marketing Consulting Business

large-ibm-logo Mar 28, 2014 - IBM will spend $100 million to expand its data-driven capabilities and consulting strategy. This global effort will include 10 new labs and 1,000 new hires. Comments

Former NBA Player Jamal Mashburn Opens Ad Agency

nba-basketball Mar 28, 2014 - Former NBA Player Jamal Mashburn is teaming up with advertising veteran Jonathan Sackett to open an ad agency, with offices in Chicago and Miami. Comments

Thismoment Lets Brands Create Content Playlists

thismoment-playlist-content-cloud Mar 28, 2014 - Thismoment's new Content Cloud offering lets marketers mix owned, earned, and user-generated content into scrollable card decks, or playlists, as the company calls them. Comments

How Trust Signals Can Double Your Conversions

Concept image of building trust Mar 28, 2014 - In addition to friends and review sites, other factors, such as bloggers, forums, and website information, all play an important role in influencing online conversion rates. Comments

Sponsored Article: Smart Data in the Big Data Era

big-data-world Mar 28, 2014 - Smart Data means digging from the Big Data to find those that are valuable and to refine them for key insights in business decision-making. The technologies, products, and solutions involved in this process in the face of massive data are what really matters in the Big Data era. Comments

Why the BlueKai Acquisition by Oracle Is a Big Deal for Programmatic Marketers

Oracle logo Mar 28, 2014 - With the acquisition of BlueKai and its data, Oracle's Eloqua is going to be a much more powerful platform - a bridge is being built over the prospecting-nurturing gap and that's a big deal for marketers. Comments

Lithium Technologies Acquires Klout

lithium-klout Mar 27, 2014 - In a deal worth $200 million according to some reports, Klout will join Lithium to become "one of the biggest data footprints of consumer attitudes, preferences, and activities on digital channels," Lithium says. Comments

 

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