Black Friday


Are you ready for Small Business Saturday?

Nov 24, 2015 - Marketers are preparing to pull out all the stops to compete for consumers' attention during the most epic shopping weekend of the holiday season. Here's how SMBs can get in on the action. Comments

One profile to serve them all: how a unified customer view drives mar-tech bliss

one-ring-to-rule-flickr-13583362554-97d89bede0-b Nov 24, 2015 - In anticipation of Black Friday, we explain the advantages of a universal consumer profile; improving B2C interactions via personalization and enhancing the customer journey. Comments

Cyber Friday: Why this is the year Black Friday will play out online

mobile-first-christmas-8302267342-3a909e4dd7-z Nov 19, 2015 - As the countdown to Black Friday continues, this year's mad dash to high profit margins will be characterized by a cross-device digital marketing approach, with emphasis on mobile. Comments

Brands strategize as Black Friday moves online

empty-christmas-mall Nov 16, 2015 - By denouncing the practice of opening on Thanksgiving, retailers are getting in the public's good graces and boosting their e-commerce efforts as holiday shopping becomes more digital. Comments

When should you start your holiday marketing?

shutterstock-119289862 Nov 11, 2015 - Each year, holiday marketing seems to start earlier and earlier - but is it too early? Use this guide to determine when to start your email, social and search this holiday season. Comments

Holiday shopping: what shoppers and retailers are really thinking

storm-trooper-shopping-flickr-5278223836-b8dd3ae6e1-z Oct 23, 2015 - Brands can use consumer expectations to dictate campaign strategy. Here's how targeting with special promotions can help marketers gain a competitive edge during the holiday season. Comments

5 holiday shopping trends to watch

samsung-smartphone Oct 22, 2015 - Advertisers that are currently in the process of churning out holiday marketing campaigns in anticipation of the upcoming shopping season should take note of these five digital trends. Comments

What can marketers do now that Amazon Text Ads are a no go?

amazon-text-ads-do-not-pass-go Oct 19, 2015 - Now that Amazon Text Ads are obsolete and the holiday shopping season is just weeks away, PPC marketers need to regroup and consider alternative platforms for their ad campaigns. Comments

8 Items to Get Your Holiday Season off to a Head Start

holiday-email Sep 23, 2015 - The holiday shopping season is right around the corner and marketers are applying the final touches to campaign strategies. Use this checklist to determine how prepared you are. Comments

Online Shopping Holidays: A Boom for Retailers

ecommerce-conversions-clicks Aug 16, 2015 - The boom in shopping holidays – traditional and invented – provides a great opportunity for e-tailers large and small, with a three-month lead in making all the difference. Comments

A Prime Example of the Effectiveness of Email

amazon-amazonprime-amazonprimeday-logo Aug 5, 2015 - Response to Amazon's email campaign for the manufactured shopping holiday Amazon Prime Day exemplifies how to effectively execute email marketing strategies that will engage consumers. Comments

Will Prime Day Become the Next Big Online Shopping Day?

amazon Jul 14, 2015 - At midnight, Amazon - and Walmart, in response - will start 24 hours of deals better than Black Friday. If it goes well, industry experts think Prime Day could continue in future years. Comments

Approaching Seasonal Selling for Advertising Effectiveness That Lasts

holiday-planning-checklist Dec 2, 2014 - A look at how to counter the noise and sustain the wins of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Comments

Online Holiday Shopping Sales Crush Last Year's

shutterstock-160880582 Dec 1, 2014 - Looking at online shopping trends from Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday, Adobe and IBM found a significant jump from last year, particularly in mobile. Comments

What Can DDoS Attacks Mean for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

shutterstock-115174939 Nov 26, 2014 - This weekend's huge number of online shoppers could result in an influx of cyber crime. Two experts discuss how DDoS attacks can affect retailers and how marketers can prevent them. Comments

Mobile Holiday Shopping by the Numbers

mobile-holidays Nov 26, 2014 - As Black Friday inches closer, here's a look at how consumers are using their mobile devices to shop more than ever before. Comments

Live Online Shopping Data: The Gift That Keeps Giving This Season

real-time Nov 26, 2014 - This holiday season, real-time analytics could help marketers keep up with the successes (or failures) of their campaigns, and make the necessary adjustments. Comments

Holiday Deals Start Early for Amazon

amazon Nov 21, 2014 - To get a running start on dominating holiday shopping dollars, Amazon will be counting down to Thanksgiving and Black Friday next week with steep discounts on electronics and tech gadgets. Comments

The 3 AdWords Scripts You Want Right Now for the Holidays

googleadwords Nov 21, 2014 - If you've lagged behind in your AdWords campaigns and need to do some last-minute prep for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, here are three scripts that can help save the day. Comments

A Look at the Inbox: When Did Black Friday Really Start?

black-friday-sales Nov 18, 2014 - Marketers seems to begin their holiday promotions earlier and earlier each year. Here's a look at what brands are doing to prepare for Black Friday, and how early they are starting their promotions. Comments

Online Shoppers Will Find Best Deals on Thanksgiving Day

shutterstock-160880582 Nov 6, 2014 - According to Adobe's annual holiday shopping predictions, Thanksgiving will have lowest prices and most mobile commerce, while Cyber Monday will still reign supreme for online shopping. Comments

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