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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Expert cites video as key to engagement

Digital video is growing to be a key part of the online marketing pie. Consumers are streaming for entertainment, news, and, yes, product and brand information. This is what marketers need to know to connect. >>

Friday, November 10, 2017

Content tips for holiday marketing

New data out from VigLink indicates nearly half of consumers won't be buying on Black Friday or Cyber Monday. Instead, they'll be researching products and planning shopping trips. How can marketers connect? Through the right content. Here are three tips. >>

Thursday, November 09, 2017

What Amazon's 3rd party discount move means for marketers

Recently, Amazon announced plans to begin offering discounts on items listed in their system from third party sellers. What impact might this have on smaller merchants and marketers? One expert explains. >>

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

How marketers can protect from fraud during the holiday season

The holiday season isn't only the season of giving, it's the season of taking. At least where fraudsters are concerned. In fact, more than 10% of transactions may be fraudulent this holiday; Kount has reveal a few keys for marketers to protect themselves from fraud. >>

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Top 5 tips to help your brand transition

While Dunkin' Donuts has yet to officially become known as Dunkin' or revert completely to their original moniker, their potential change has many marketers wondering how to approach a name change themselves. Here are five tips. >>

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Top 4 backup tips for marketers

Malfunctions, virus problems, theft, even natural disasters. These are a handful of ways marketers data, files, and content can be deleted or irrevocably harmed. Here are 4 tips to protect these documents. >>

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Survey: Digital hot for holidays, how marketers can engage

Look for more consumers to head online for the 2017 holiday shopping season; this isn't a new happening. For more than five years, the amount of holiday dollars spent online have increased significantly, and according to the Deloitte Annual Holiday Survey, this year online spending will top the spend of in-store consumers. >>

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Expert: How marketers can get up to date with GDPR

According to some experts, about half of European brands won't be GDPR compliant in time to meet the upcoming deadline. And, with more and more brands depending on email to connect with consumers, this lag in compliance can cause bigger problems. >>

Monday, October 23, 2017

Phones are the new wallets, tool gives marketers data they can use

Freak out because of a left behind wallet? Not any more. Today's consumers are more freaked out when they forget their phones at home. That's the word from new LivePerson data, which shows that nearly two-thirds (61.8%) of global consumers would rather leave their wallet at home than their phone. >>

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Marketers failing at personalization

Despite the wealth of customer data available - or perhaps because of it - marketers continue to struggle with personalization. That's the word from Sitecore; their global study finds that while most (79%) marketers believe personalization is a priority, they continue to struggle in analyzing data and putting it to use. >>

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Marketers: Java apps vulnerable to attack

While the mobile space continues to be a hot property for marketers, it may also be a dangerous place. According to new data from Veracode, most (88%) of Java apps are susceptible to security attacks. >>

Friday, October 13, 2017

Expert: Why data silos are killing engagement

There has been an explosion of data into the digital space over the past five to ten years, and while this data could lead to better customer experiences and better brand relationships, one expert believes the way data is currently being accessed is not helping marketers' causes. Here's why. >>

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Shoppers actively seeking deals, here's how marketers can engage

While coupon clipping and price comparing is not a new activity for shoppers, it is becoming more and more prevalent with the adoption of smartphones, online coupon hubs, rewards clubs, and mailing list offers. New data shows just how important deals are to shoppers - hint: more than you know - and we offer insight into how marketers can better connect. >>

Monday, October 09, 2017

More marketers turning to AI, here's why

Over the past few years, more and more marketers have pushed budget spend into artificial intelligence. To the point that, according to new data, most marketers are planning on increasing their martech budgets moving forward. The problem? AI is proving to still need human input. >>

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

EMV still a struggle for small businesses, here's why

Nearly two years after the official EMV credit card switchover in the US, many small businesses still struggle to actually accommodate the change. This inaction on accepting - and utilizing - new chip card technology leaves businesses and marketers open to liability issues. >>

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