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marketing psychology

October 31, 2015
Randy Milanovic looks at the importance of crafting messages based more specifically on what readers, and especially prospects, want.
Stop Stressing Out Your Clients | Social Media Today
August 08, 2014
Understanding how color works isn’t just for artists dipping their hands into paint and pigments all day long. Anyone using content marketing needs to understand the basics of Color Theory, because you are using color in your content.
April 13, 2014
What color signal does your brand project? With the average human brain processing visuals 60,000 times faster than text, it is incredibly important for brands to recognize the important role that color plays in consumer purchasing decisions.
July 26, 2012
What constitutes ‘good’ brand messaging is a vexed question. With a plethora of definitions, delivery methods and platforms for engagement, digital strategists have their work cut out pinpointing audiences and effectively conveying brand worth in a way which has meaning and value for both client and consumer. The application of psychology can be very effective in targeting and strengthening message – Richard Conyard explores four key psychological techniques which, used wisely, can be powerful aids to digital strategy
April 05, 2012
Social media is about social science not technology. As such, its value is not realized in the Likenomics of relationship status nor in the scores individuals earn by engaging in social networks. The value of social media comes down to people, relationships, and the meaningful actions between them. As such, its value is measured through the exchange of social currencies that contribute to one’s capital within each network.
August 13, 2010
Most business owners, experts and professionals understand the importance of providing non-promotional, educational content during the beginning of the relationship with a customer. In essence, content marketing is information marketing , and information marketing is the new currency on the...
July 29, 2010
It will be increasingly difficult to grab attention from anyone on the Internet or in person. You may spend hours writing a great blog article, creating a high-value video or designing your marketing slicks only to find that people just aren’t interested in consuming them. Why? Because we’re being...
January 14, 2009
The other day , I posted about research that showed how offering consumers a small but ‘indulgent' freebie like a chocolate truffle is a way to get them to open up their wallets. In a similar spirit, Kelly Tall sent me a link via del.icio.us that calls into question the retailer's usual instruction...