ClickZ Live Chicago: What are the big trends to look out for in 2016?

Nov 20, 2015 - An increase in not com domains, beacons, further foray into the physical web and more cross-platform distribution networks are a few future trends predicted by a panel at ClickZ Live Chicago. Comments

Amazon’s first physical bookstore: offline’s death has been exaggerated

bookstore-1 Nov 20, 2015 - Amazon’s first brick-and-mortar book outlet shows that physical stores still play a significant role in the customer purchase journey on the rise of online shopping. Comments

'Nostalgia is the enemy of progress,' says Hasbro's Lee

monopolyguy Nov 18, 2015 - During his opening keynote at ClickZ Live Chicago, Hasbro's Victor Lee discussed the fearlessness it takes to get ahead in digital marketing - an industry too new and ever-changing to have been mastered yet. Comments

Brand vs. brand: social media showdowns in the world of marketing

duel Oct 8, 2015 - Marketing via social media platforms like Twitter lets brands communicate directly with consumers and each other, creating a chance to challenge competitors and assert dominance. Comments

10 Ways Online Retailers Can Build Trust With Customers

bellroy-checkout Sep 24, 2015 - It’s essential that customers feel secure when they enter their card details on your site. Here are ten ways to build trust with your customers. Comments

How Became Visually Searchable

Shoes Aug 13, 2015 - When consumers take pictures of any pair of shoes, whether in-person or on a billboard,'s visual search partner Slyce scans the site and presents its closest pairs. Comments

AOL ONE Aims to Simplify Programmatic

aol-logo-eraser-red Apr 14, 2015 - AOL's ONE, an open, unified programmatic platform, will allow advertisers to optimize against various screens, formats, and inventory types. Comments

Data Breaches and Brand Management: How to Preserve Your Brand Value

protect-brand-value Mar 13, 2015 - With the recent data security breaches at several powerhouses, brands need to find new brand management strategies to maintain their value. Comments

Why You Should Loosen Your Company’s Social Media Policy

shutterstock-120646564 Jan 12, 2015 - Your social media policy should reflect the real world of social media, and allow your employees to use their own voices to promote your brand. Comments

Abandonment = Opportunity: 5 Tips to Boost Remarketing Revenue

shoppingcart Nov 12, 2014 - During the frantic gift-giving season, customers often leave their carts full without making a purchase. How can you use email marketing to bring these consumers back to your site to complete their purchases? Comments

5 Things Your CEO Should Know About gTLDs

brandgtldoptions Aug 13, 2014 - As the Internet continues to evolve with the adoption and expansion of gTLDs, chief executives need to be prepared to evolve along with it. Here are the top five things CEOs need to know about the new gTLDs. Comments

Gmail Leads the Charge: Email Marketers Could Be in for Another Wild Ride in the Year of the Horse

gmailbygoogle Mar 5, 2014 - If you're like many email marketers, you may be on the fence about whether or not Gmail is a friend, foe, or frenemy. Many new changes in the past year, including the Tabbed Inbox, Quick Action buttons, and the prominent unsubscribe button, have marketers... Comments

B2B Digital Finally Wakes Up: 3 Rules for Keeping Ahead of the Pack

b2bchalkboard Feb 27, 2014 - A wide variety of companies are looking to get ahead of an already in-process trend. But the question is, when will they be ready to stop talking about change, make it actionable, and give it the priority to get it done? Comments

Benchmarking Yourself to Fail

bad-email Jun 24, 2013 - Three reasons why benchmarks are hindering your success. Comments

Developers Gain Access to Amazon for Social Logins

amazon logo May 31, 2013 - Amazon wants to be the online identity of choice for apps, games and sites with a service it calls Login with Amazon. Comments

Forget RPE, What's Your PPE: Personality-per-Email?

email-tricks Apr 30, 2013 - As we pay revenue its appropriate due, let's not forget to leverage personality in our marketing to build relationships with our customers founded on affection and trust, not short-term gain. Comments

Get the Money! 2 Ways to Simplify Your E-Commerce

counting-money Dec 11, 2012 - If you want your customers' money, you've got to make it easy for them to give it to you. Comments

What's Next for Luxury Brands Online?

vogueluxuryonline Aug 30, 2012 - Do brands honestly expect consumers to buy when they aren't willing to put any effort into selling? Comments

What Builds a Superfan?

Jun 27, 2012 - How the social feedback cycle helps smart brands nurture superfans. Comments

How to Create Marketing Videos on the Cheap

Jun 19, 2012 - Tips for producing high quality, low cost videos. Comments

SXSW 2012: Customer Service Goes Social

Mar 13, 2012 - The social technology wave is now rushing toward the enterprise, with no signs of letting up. Is your business prepared? Comments

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