Data-driven marketing requires marketers and their teams to be able to collect, integrate, and analyze data from external and internal sources - competitive intelligence reports, global market research, on-site and off-site customer activities, social interactions, and more.
Marketing experts and news team will explore the latest trends in data-driven marketing, including navigating the complex world of Big Data, best practices for targeting and retargeting ads, fine-tuning segmentation strategies, and being aware of the latest privacy regulations.
Jul 23, 2014 - While native advertising can't really go programmatic, content marketing can, and can scale, yet another sign that programmatic is changing the digital advertising landscape as we know it. Comments
Jul 16, 2014 - With the acquisition of new top-level domains, many brands are forced to think about how to reinvent their Web experience. Will this be the push they need to think outside the box about what they could do in their digital spaces? Comments
Jul 7, 2014 - As B2B marketers, we need to understand what Big Data can help us accomplish, and also what its shortcomings may be. Here are some questions to ask yourself in order to best put Big Data to use in your marketing strategies. Comments
Jun 29, 2014 - Part one in a two-part series dedicated to helping businesses grow using a data-driven approach to network effects-based business models. Comments
Jun 25, 2014 - While there are many things you should ask a potential retargeting vendor, these eight fundamental questions are the right place to start. Comments
Jun 18, 2014 - With half of the world's top brands launching their own gTLD or channel of the Internet, the concept of building out content in these new spaces will shift how we consume our entertainment and how consumer goods companies reach their target audiences. Comments
Jun 12, 2014 - Data-driven marketing isn't just the strategy du jour, but the future of online advertising, and marketers need to get on board. Comments
Jun 2, 2014 - The rise in popularity of the smart home presents exciting opportunities for marketers to better understand their customers and improve the customer experience. Comments
May 28, 2014 - Mobile data is being defined and developed as we speak, so mobile is a great place for marketers to begin to take hold of their own data destiny. Comments
May 28, 2014 - If social media ad exchanges continue to push mobile retargeting forward, the industry is poised for rapid expansion. Comments
May 26, 2014 - Report creation, education, and iteration can help you optimize and better your organization. Comments
May 21, 2014 - New services allow brands to develop integrated solutions with existing and new social media, creating branded social platforms. Comments
Apr 30, 2014 - The techniques of programmatic marketing can be used both to make social campaigns more effective and to demonstrate that effectiveness with reliable metrics. Comments
Apr 23, 2014 - The first group of brands has signed contracts with ICANN so that they can start using their new branded top-level domains. What new forms of advertising and marketing can we expect to see? Comments
Apr 22, 2014 - As technology continues to evolve and innovate, the focus is shifting from mobile and what's in our hands to what we're wearing on our bodies. Comments
Apr 11, 2014 - There is no shortage of data available to marketers, but are they doing enough with the data to move their business forward? Comments
Apr 2, 2014 - Real-time bidding (RTB) isn't always as real-time as you might think, as the bids are often based on data that is hours, or even days, old. If we want RTB to live up to its name, we have to make sure it's powered by real-time data. Comments
Mar 26, 2014 - How could the social media giant have missed the opportunity to own its most important asset at the registry level - its website? Here are a few ideas of what Facebook could have done with .Facebook. Comments
Mar 11, 2014 - One of the biggest waves passing through B2B digital marketing right now is account-based marketing (ABM). At its core, ABM means building a list of specific companies based on a predetermined set of criteria and then targeting your marketing efforts to these companies. Comments
Mar 5, 2014 - If you're not already producing content for your brand, now is the time to start. When you know what you're doing, there's no more effective way to generate interest in your product or industry. Comments
Feb 26, 2014 - The affordability of Chromecast, Comcast's bid to buy Time Warner Cable, and Internet connections at fiber optic speed means consumers are near the tipping point on how they consume their content. Comments
Customer loyalty is imperative to success, but fostering and maintaining loyalty takes a lot of work. This guide is here to help marketers build, execute, and maintain a successful loyalty initiative.
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014