Search and social media: a look at current trends in digital storytelling

Oct 30, 2015 - How can advertisers use search and social media to effectively communicate brand narratives? These current trends in storytelling can optimize your digital marketing strategy. Comments

How to remarket your way to a better ROI

jasperjohns-targetwith4-faces-flickr-7139617873-53b3dd2b60-z Oct 20, 2015 - Remarketing provides marketers with another opportunity to target and convert potential customers. Here's how you can effectively execute this and ultimately earn greater ROI. Comments

Optimizing search in the mobile era

yahoo-search Oct 14, 2015 - Mobile's forward momentum as the online channel of choice has created a demand for quality cross-device campaign strategies. Use these tips to optimize search marketing efforts. Comments

4 ways to stop throwing your content away

waste-flickr-5444678656-a442e34a0b-z Oct 14, 2015 - Effective execution of a content marketing campaign is easier said than done. Here's how you can create an efficient, organized strategy to generate ROI and increase brand awareness. Comments

12 best practices for using LinkedIn groups as a marketing tool

linkedin-logo-flickr-7923280978-e06c9d5532-z Oct 13, 2015 - As the "world's largest professional network," LinkedIn is designed to help increase brand awareness. Here is how you can use its groups feature to increase engagement with targeted audiences. Comments

The 3 reasons online advertising campaigns fail

stamp-fail Oct 8, 2015 - There is a fine line between success and failure in the digital marketing industry. Ensure your brand strategy is primed for prosperity by avoiding these mistakes in your next campaign. Comments

Welcome to the next generation of rank tracking

tracking-users Oct 7, 2015 - To keep up with the progressive evolution of the search engine ecosystem, selecting an efficient SEO rank tracking platform is essential. Comments

5 Online Freemium Tools for Start-Ups and Agencies

tool-box-1 Sep 23, 2015 - Freemium tools are the basics needed to get things going for free – here are five to help start-ups on their way. Comments

Using Social Listening for Integrated Insights

consumer-insight Sep 15, 2015 - Here's a four-step model for combining traditional insight generation methodologies with social media listening for better marketing. Comments

9 Valuable Tips for Your E-commerce Product Page Copy

online-shopping Sep 8, 2015 - The written content on e-commerce product pages grabs the attention of consumers and influences SEO ranking. These nine pointers will help improve the quality of your copy strategy. Comments

Amazon Text Ads: To Do or Not To Do?

amazon Aug 25, 2015 - Amazon has implemented its own site-specific digital advertising search tool - Amazon Text Ads. Similar in functionality to Google AdWords, here are the new program's capabilities. Comments

Who Is a Hot Surprise? Never Use Your Worst Photo!

surprise Aug 10, 2015 - Just in time for the sleepy summer silly season, David Ketchum offers the following tips for campaign and keyword optimization. Comments

Are You Optimistic About SEO?

googlesearch Aug 7, 2015 - Searchmetrics' recent report about Google's ranking factors falls in with this columnist's "5 R's" SEO summary, and demonstrates the growing focus on content over keywords. Comments

7 SEO Tools to Improve Content Marketing

keywords-seo-writing Aug 4, 2015 - Key SEO tools to power a content marketing campaign. Comments

4 Red Flags When Hearing a PPC Agency Pitch

redflag-ppc Aug 3, 2015 - Some PPC agencies will promise the world or be very secretive about their strategies - these things may not be deal-breakers, but they should raise red flags as you try to find the right agency. Comments

How to Identify Click Fraud and Minimize Wasting Your Ad Budget

oh-leather-gloves Jul 14, 2015 - While a targeted PPC campaign can certainly help boost your traffic, it's not immune to click fraud, which can waste up to one-fifth of your budget. Comments

Competitive Insights Tools for Paid Search in AdWords and Bing Ads

PPC Jul 9, 2015 - Google AdWords and Bing Ads tools like Auction Insights, Ad Preview Tool and Keyword Planner keep search marketers ahead of the curve with regard to their pay-per-click campaigns. Comments

Location-Based Basics to Improve Your Marketing Results

locations-context Jul 8, 2015 - Relevancy is the most important aspect of location-based marketing. While local contests and promotions are a good idea, assuming that everyone in Colorado is a skier, say, is not. Comments

5 PPC Tips from ClickZ Live Toronto

004-allstate Jun 26, 2015 - To have the best possible PPC campaigns, Finhas Jhaveri of Allstate Insurance recommmends paying equal attention to branded and generic keywords and thinking in terms of different devices. Comments

Unlock More Volume with Broad Match

Bing Logo Jun 24, 2015 - A Bing product called Broad Match, a method of query-keyword matching, promises to get marketers more conversions and ensure they lose less clicks, while reaching a wider audience. Comments

Pinterest Refines Image Search

pinterest-logo Jun 18, 2015 - The image-sharing platform has streamlined its search capability, in addition to adding trending topics and a spellcheck feature. Comments

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