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Monday, April 21, 2014

How Facebook, AdWords can work together

Facebook has been taking a beating recently about attribution, the worth of ads placed on the site and the change in algorithms that has some businesses seeing little return even on status updates. But one expert advises brands not to give up on social and instead to look at it differently. >>

Friday, April 18, 2014

How predictive tech may simplify engagement

Predictive technology is a new phrase beginning to make the rounds in boardrooms around the world. At the core, predictive technology is high-functioning behavioral targeting. It uses consumers behaviors and interests to extrapolate how that consumer might engage or interact with a branded message, piece of content or even social status update. >>

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Study: Live TV still trumps time-shifted

With all the buzz about time-shifted viewing and online/mobile viewing, television has been looked at as a dying medium. Not so, according to new data out from BroadStream Solutions; their data shows live television viewing still reigns supreme. >>

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Brands: How to make the most of ad placement

Above the fold. Next to relevant content. According to shoppers past behaviors. These are all suggestions from experts on where to place advertising in the online space; the problem is many advertisers don't know where their ads are placed - or how to ensure ads are placed correctly. >>

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Avoidance a big reason for blocking calls

From call screening to call blocking, fewer Americans are picking up the phone - even for people they know. That according to new data out from Harris Poll and WhitePages. According to the survey people are blocking calls from businesses and exes - as you might imagine - but they are also blocking calls from friends. >>

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Study IDs disconnect between brands, consumers

Despite mobile devices, smart televisions, radio, television and newspapers it is harder than ever for brands to connect with consumers. Some experts say 'always on' functionality makes it easy for consumers to ignore brands, some say brands need to aggregate and analyze customer data better. >>

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Consumers trust doctors and government with personal data more than they do advertisers

Consumers are increasingly concerned about how their data is stored and used but, according to new research from GfK, it is marketers and advertisers that are the least-trusted of all, less so than then government. >>

Monday, April 14, 2014

Internet ad revenues outstrip broadcast TV for the first time

Marketers are now spending more to advertise online than they are on broadcast television, according to new figures released by the Interactive Advertising Bureau. >>

Monday, April 14, 2014

How to use big data, gamification for better rewards programs

Rewards programs are nearly as old as commerce, but whether the business is a restaurant with a punch card or customers earn redeemable points based on purchases, there are ways to improve the reward experience to build a more loyal customer base. >>

Friday, April 11, 2014

How to make multi-channel attribution work for you

Multi-channel attribution is a fairly new buzzword in the online space; it refers to the channels that push shoppers into making a purchase. Many brands are focused on the last channel that impacted a shopper pre-purchase, but one experts says it is the full channel experience that brands need to be aware of - and that they need to understand. >>

Friday, April 11, 2014

Twitter outstrips Facebook ad clicks

While advertisers spent more money with Facebook than Twitter, it's Twitter that delivers the best results, according to new research from social and search ad agency Resolution Media. >>

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Etailers: How direct marketing can help you reach goals

With spring in full swing across much of the Northern Hemisphere many retailers are counting on busy summers to fill in revenue gaps and help them get ready for the upcoming holiday season. One expert weighs in on how direct marketing may help push the retail envelope. >>

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Forecast: Local Mobile to surpass $4 billion mark this year

Look for a surge in the local ad space - if the ad space is mobile. That is the takeaway from a new BIA/Kelsey Group forecast, which indicates that in 2014 alone local mobile ad revenues will reach at least $4.5 billion. This, researchers believe, indicates a strong uptick over the next four years. >>

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Most UK retailers have data disconnect

Data overload isn't just a problem in the US. According to a new eCommera study a majority of UK retailers also have too much data to handle. >>

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Why more brands need to embrace multi-channel attribution

There is a new buzzword echoing through the online space: multi-channel attribution. Many look at this kind of attribution as a label: what was the last click that led to a sales conversion. But according to one expert multi-channel attribution is more than a single click. >>

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