- Content Marketing
When Your Customers Become Your Contributors: Brand Journalism Meets TraditionalGoogle Is Changing the Close Variant Matching Option in AdWordsBefore You Invest in Online Advertising, Do This!Native Advertising: The New New Thing or a Race to the Bottom? [VIDEO]
Technology & Data
Data and Creativity at the Social Shake Up: Defining Your Data-Driven Social CampaignTalking Strategy and Data with Shannon Lee of Precision StrategiesNew IBM Study Reveals 3 Key Characteristics of the Most Successful CompaniesMinority Report: Confronting Privacy Issues in Big Data Gathering
- Tech & Innovation
- marketing automation
Social Startups: Moment.me Captures a 360-Degree View of The Social Shake-Up 2014Hootsuite Partners With Syracuse University to Bring Social Media Savvy to College StudentsThe Best Hyperlapse VideosThe Best Content Moderation Tools for Busy People Who Don't Have Time for That
Social Change Agent Survey: Passion, Skill Set, and Persistence Lead to Career GrowthThe Social Shake-Up Attracts Wide Breadth of Brands and IndustriesThe Social Shake-Up: How CMOs Drive Innovation and Revenue GrowthThe Social Shake-Up: The Future of Social Business
- Small Business
- Social Organization
Recap from the First-Ever Employee Advocacy SummitFormer IBM Senior Advisors Launch Brands Rising to Build Employee Advocacy ProgramsPerformance and Risk Management Through Social Media TrainingEmployee Advocacy Summit: Advocate Stories from the Field
- Customer Service
Join us September 15th in Atlanta for The Employee Advocacy Summit and learn how to unleash the power of your employees.
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- Marketplace & Webinars
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There are lots of small business owners and yes, even marketers, who believe online advertising is not worth the spend. For a long time, I was one of those marketers. Then I read Mark Schaefer’s article, “Content Shock: Why Content Marketing Is Not a Sustainable Strategy,” and my thinking about online ads started to change.
Keeping in touch with current events is paramount in today's social world, showing your followers that you know what is going on in the world helps them feel closer to you as a brand. That's why the power of "Real Time Marketing" is important.
Currently, advertisers have the option to include or exclude close variant matching to exact and phrase match keywords in Google AdWords, but starting in late September, that’s going to change.
In today's global world, we need to ensure more than ever our creative ideas can span cultures. Here are some things to think about as we generate big thinking that goes across borders.
Persistence plays an important part in successful marketing. Without it businesses may jump from one type of marketing strategy to another, trying build their business but not allowing sufficient time for their marketing initiatives to payoff.
While social media has been around for a couple of years, many business owners are still not using it to its maximum potential. The beauty of social media is that you can use it many different ways from networking with other business owners, promoting a brand, targeting a specific demographic, to keeping in touch with existing customers. Here are five social media tips that you can use to grow your business.
Content marketing is quite different from traditional advertising, and the same rules don’t apply.
Twitter cards are a lucrative source of really high quality sales leads for your organization. The secret is creating hyper-targeted campaigns, here's how.
Snopes has established itself as the premier source for urban legends and myths – and while most are debunked or resolved, some still live on as conspiracy theories. Here are some examples of sales-related urban legends on the Snopes website, and what sales techniques teams can take from these stories.
Campaign settings are pretty basic, but many times we overlook a basic thing and wonder why things aren’t going as smoothly as we anticipated. Here’s a quick rundown of his idea of the basics.