Your 5 Mobile Musts This Holiday Season

Sep 28, 2015 - The holiday shopping season is inarguably the most important time of year for marketers. As trends in e-commerce shift towards mobile, consider these tips to optimize your strategy. Comments

Programmatic Media Buying: Sitting at the Intersection of Owned and Paid Media

intersection-shutterstock-203805400 Sep 25, 2015 - The value of programmatic media buying currently has a big impact on the digital marketing industry. How can marketers optimize this type of advertising investment? Comments

The X Factor of Excellent Email

emailcampaign Sep 18, 2015 - The user experience is an indispensable factor of email marketing. In order to launch a successful campaign, consider these four strategies for aligning and optimizing the UX. Comments

5 Elements to Move from Segmentation to Personalization

personalization Sep 16, 2015 - By using integrated data to successfully advance from sufficient segmentation to captivating personalization, you can optimize the customer experience. Here are five ways to achieve this. Comments

Is The Washington Post Right to Block Ad Block Users?

wp-ad-blocked Sep 11, 2015 - This analyzes how The Washington Post has decided to address users with ad-blocking software installed on their devices. Is this an effective way to counter this issue? Comments

Stay Out of the Weeds: Plan Your Analytics Before Planting Your Code

analyst-analytics Aug 28, 2015 - When updating and optimizing analytics functions the final product is only as good as the preparation. These insights can help you execute an effective plan prior to code implementation. Comments

Real-Time Analytics: What Is It Good For?

shutterstock-169085528-trends Aug 25, 2015 - Having difficulty determining how to efficiently incorporate real-time data into your business strategy? Here are five ways digital marketers can effectively utilize real-time analytics. Comments

8 Social Media Tips to Prep for 2015 Holiday Shopping Season

holiday-shopping Aug 24, 2015 - Marketers preparing for the upcoming holiday shopping season can use these strategies for social media to effectively increase sales, drive traffic, and spread brand awareness. Comments

Rise Of the Authenticators

superwoman Aug 17, 2015 - What can digital marketers do to guarantee their ads reach humans, as opposed to fraudulent bots hijacking human identities and consequently profiting from publishers and advertisers? Comments

Auto-Play Ads Coming to Facebook Audience Network

facebook-brand Aug 11, 2015 - Facebook has just made app advertising a little bit easier by offering new features to its Audience Network including carousel ads and desktop video app ads. Comments

What Produced Such Huge Gains for Facebook's Mobile Growth?

infographic-q2-2015 Jul 30, 2015 - In Q2, Facebook’s mobile ad revenue increased 74 percent from last year, driven by Autoplay Video Ads and Carousel Ads, according to industry experts. Comments

Optimize the Buyer Journey with Respectful Retargeting

new-retargeting Jul 30, 2015 - Retargeting has traditionally been about who's converted and who hasn't. But with the amount of available data, marketers now have to take a lot more consumer behaviors into consideration. Comments

Havas and Shazam Partner to Predict Hit Music and Drive Data-Fueled Engagement

shazam-mobile Jun 25, 2015 - A new partnership between Mobext, the mobile division of Havas, and Shazam uses data to predict future hit songs and get brands on the bandwagon even before music makes headlines. Comments

Hyper Locals: The Second Biggest Missed Opportunity in Local Marketing

local Jun 10, 2015 - Hyperlocal media planning, digging deeper than sites like Facebook and Yelp, is one of the most common missed opportunities when it comes to local marketing. Comments

The Future Is Personalized

personalization Jun 4, 2015 - Because consumers have come to expect personalized marketing, in the future, it will be key for brands to incorporate personalization in programmatic, wearables and branded content. Comments

Instagram Beefs Up Ad Offerings

instagram-icon-large Jun 2, 2015 - In the next few days, Instagram will begin testing further calls-to-action for sponsored posts. The Facebook-backed platform also plans to expand its targeting capabilities. Comments

Coming Soon To A Marketing Cloud Near You

A graphic of a jigsaw in the cloud emerging from a laptop May 20, 2015 - Leveraging the customer data in marketing clouds, email marketers can run data-driven campaigns without necessarily having to send more emails. Comments

5 Ways to Maximize ROI With Custom Audiences

roi-increase May 8, 2015 - The cookie era is ending and marketers need to jump on board with custom audience targeting. Here are five ways to maximize your ROI with this strategy. Comments

IBM Partners With Facebook to Improve Targeting

behavioral-data-targeting May 6, 2015 - Facebook and IBM both have features that provide advertisers with behavioral insights about consumers. A new partnership combining them will result in more specific, relevant targeting. Comments

Can Social Help Grow Email Campaigns - or Is It Vice Versa?

social-data-understand May 5, 2015 - Many marketers have integrated their social and email campaigns, though industry experts are divided on whether social is actually useful in expanding an email campaign. Comments

How YouTube and Build-A-Bear Engage Kids Without Collecting Data

build-a-bear-logo May 4, 2015 - Retargeting and programmatic are industry standards, but for children's advertising, they're a no-go. Here's how some big brands provide excellent, ethical kids' content. Comments

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