How Can Data Turn Your Content into Marketing Gold?

Sep 29, 2015 - Data is the backbone of a good content plan. By analyzing what it shows, marketers can fuel content and get optimal results. Comments

The Rise of Ad Blocking Could Be a Complete Loss for Everyone

ad-blocking-image Sep 22, 2015 - Apple’s new operating system includes tools for app developers to block ads on Safari browser for iOS 9. As technology has made it easier to block ads, cutting contextually relevant content could do harm to not only publishers and advertisers, but... Comments

Using the 3 C's for Online and Offline Commerce in China

shutterstock-234409663-buy-buttons Sep 20, 2015 - Isobar's Jane Linbaden and CollabCentral's Nishtha Mehta shared their views on connectivity, context and content for O2O at ClickZ Live Shanghai. Comments

Context Is Our Kingdom, Says MasterCard

contextual-awareness Aug 17, 2015 - Move over, content. Context is the new kid in town! MasterCard’s VP of Global Digital Marketing reveals the company's five-tier approach to mobile and why context is at the center of it all. Comments

Content is King, But Context is Queen

king-queen-crown May 21, 2015 - Brands need to be "always on" to profit from the changing ways people consume content, writes LinkedIn's Nellie Chan. 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

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

What Condition Is Your Context In?

contextual-awareness Mar 17, 2015 - To drive better business results, contextual marketers should begin to focus on customer and business "circumstances" instead of solely on the big data available to them. Comments

Contextual Commerce Is About to Change the Shopping Experience

contextual-commerce Mar 10, 2015 - Contextual commerce combines the power of data from devices like wearables and smartphones with the ease of interaction in physical spaces. But does it blur the line between convenient and invasive? Comments

The Good, the Bad, and the Leaky Bucket of Digital Marketing

shutterstock-160355549-leaking-bucket Nov 19, 2014 - It's easy to make excuses for being a bad digital marketer - here are some ways you can turn that around and be a good one. Comments

Your Customer’s Life Is Happening NOW - How Are You Responding?

everything-now-world Sep 2, 2014 - Consumers' lives are becoming more and more fast-paced. How can marketers keep up with a customer base that expects everything to be taken care of "now"? Comments

Where Does Context Live?

contextual-awareness Aug 13, 2014 - Knowing the basic information about a customer is no longer enough. Now, marketers need to be able to understand the context surrounding their customers, including their location, devices, activities, and conditions. Comments

Digital Hugging, or Contextualization Simplified

Business people group hug May 11, 2014 - Digital hugging is the ability to surround your client with love across core channels and provide a relevant experience in the context and time most relevant to them. Consider this recipe for marketers. Comments

7 Real-World Lessons From Beacons

estimote Mar 30, 2014 - As with any new technology, beacons' early days are pretty volatile territory, but we wanted to share some insights around the initial promise of beacons, good or bad. Comments

Starcom, Yahoo To Leverage Context for Digital Video Content and Ads

partnership Nov 12, 2013 - Yahoo and Starcom yesterday revealed they have teamed up to make the digital video experience more personalized and relevant. Comments

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