Big data


PacSun and The Hunt Engage Consumers Using Intent Data

Jul 2, 2015 - Shopping app The Hunt recently created a week of sponsored shopping in which users relied on PacSun stylists to dress them for summer. The result was increased intent to buy. Comments

Toyota Partners with Google Places for Local Targeting

toyota-logo Jul 2, 2015 - Toyota has paired up with Google Places to create a local search API that enables banner ads to suggest geo-targeted activities to consumers. Comments

Data Keeps YP Relevant in the Digital World

yp-logo-big-data Jul 2, 2015 - While many phonebook companies failed to translate to the digital age, YP is still going strong, in part because the platform realized the value of big data early on. Comments

Merging Data and Creative in Programmatic

programmatic-and-creative Jul 2, 2015 - Data has an indispensable role to play in the fusion of programmatic and creative. Comments

Venturing into a New Market? Ask These Questions Before Analyzing Your Data

asia-globe- roll-out Jul 2, 2015 - Modern marketers embrace analytics as critical to their business operations - that's a given. Comments

Why Budweiser's "Lost Dog" Ad Was a Brand Flop After Super Bowl

super bowl Jul 1, 2015 - The Super Bowl's most popular ad was a hit on social media, but there was a lack of relevance that didn't translate to a brand lift, according to recent research. Comments

Consumers 'Resigned' to Giving Up Data, But Many Fear Consequences [Study]

data-breach-shutterstock-135704429 Jul 1, 2015 - A new study out of the University of Pennsylvania has found that consumers feel they have no choice but to give up data, and that brands may use data to hurt them. Comments

What Can Data Do to Stop Cybercrime?

shutterstock-115174939 Jul 1, 2015 - The people behind ad fraud are so sophisticated, it's impossible to stop them completely. However, the availability of data gives companies a greater chance to head them off. Comments

IBM Watson Analytics Helps Grind Big Data in Unmanned Coffee Shops

Honest Cafe vending machines Jul 1, 2015 - The UK's Honest Café automated shops tap into cloud-powered cognitive computing to analyze Big Data. Comments

Denny's, Walmart and Goodwill Score With Location Data [Study]

locations-context Jun 30, 2015 - Combining location-based data with other types of data, such as app and purchase, helped the three brands launch successful mobile campaigns, according to new research from the MMA. Comments

Is Virtual Reality the Next Big Wearable?

virtual-reality Jun 30, 2015 - Shortly before VR is available to the public, the Apple Watch breathed life back into wearables. Could VR be the next big one, or are the two technologies ultimately too different? Comments

CMOs: Read This Before Choosing Your Predictive Marketing Solution

analytics-framework Jun 30, 2015 - Data is the heart of market exploration today. Now more than ever before, CMOs have access to petabytes of customer information and dozens of analytics tools. It's this same wealth of information, however, that leaves marketing teams confused. Comments

How Data is Changing the Role of the CMO

cmo-image Jun 30, 2015 - In this roundup, senior marketing executives from Assurant Solutions, Host Analytics, OpenTable and WeCareCard, talk about the way data is changing their approach to leadership. Comments

Win Over the Consumer With Data Transparency

consumer-data Jun 30, 2015 - Companies that are honest about their data practices are more likely to build trust with consumers. Comments

Unchain Marketing Data to Improve High-Value Customer Experience

marketing-automation-graphic Jun 30, 2015 - While most marketers look at customer insights, shockingly few pay enough attention to their highest-value customers - a status that goes beyond simply who spends the most money. Comments

How Can Competitive Intelligence Help Small Businesses?

women-in-tech3 Jun 30, 2015 - Competitive intelligence is a hot topic, but how are small businesses using this data to grow? Comments

Digital Marketing Battle Being Won with First Party Data (Study)

data-quality Jun 29, 2015 - A new survey has found that most top marketers are abandoning third-party data, giving rise to greater personalization with first and second-party data. Comments

Big Analytics, Good Will and 'The Queen of the Internet'

taylor-swift Jun 29, 2015 - Spotify recently bought an analytics platform to quickly stay competitive after Apple got some brand good will at the hands of Taylor Swift. Comments

5 Questions in 5 Minutes With Facebook

facebook-automation Jun 27, 2015 - At Cannes Lions, ClickZ caught up with some of Facebook's executives to talk about mobile, Instagram and more. Comments

Tecate Tests Targeted Video on Bicultural Audience

tecate-black-eagle-logo Jun 25, 2015 - To better understand its multicultural target audience, Tecate has released a series of short videos to gauge audience response for its next campaign. Comments

Measuring Beyond Data: Anecdotes Speak Louder Than Scorecards

content-marketing-image-1 Jun 25, 2015 - Effective content marketing strategies require both data insights and human reactions. Comments

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