Performance partnerships took some giant steps forward in 2017. Many brands stepped up their efforts in building mutually beneficial relationships based on the performance model to drive growth in all areas of their business, from marketing and sales to business development.     A Performance-Based Framework Yields Better Results   First, we saw many...
Gone are the days when having a video for your website checked the “video needs” box for your brand. A single video is no longer enough, and big brands are demonstrating the value of a constant supply of fresh video content. HubSpot’s Instagram Stories offer a great example, and the...
It's time for AgilOne's second annual Customer Data Platform Summit in New York City on March 8, 2018.  AgilOne, a customer data platform for enterprise B2C brands, announced their Customer Data Platform Summit will be held on March 8, 2018, in New York. The free, half-day event will feature interactive “unsummit”-style roundtable discussions, presentations,...
Skyword, a content marketing software and services company, today released the results of a year-long investigation into the work of nearly 1,000 content marketers worldwide. Through an in-depth survey of marketers who had taken Skyword’s Content Marketing Continuum Assessment, the research team uncovered a critical set of characteristics among...
  This is not another ad tech prediction article declaring the year of mobile (every year is the year of mobile now) or the year that the entire industry transacts on viewable impressions (2014-2017). This is also not the year the block chain fixes the fraud problems in digital marketing (sorry). But...
SmartFocus,a responsive messaging platform, has produced a white paper, IMPROVING CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT, Through Time-Based Email Targeting,that will help any marketer who sends out emails contend with the new European data rules. SmartFocus analysed 1.4 billion marketing emails, based on aggregated, anonymized data from major UK-based retailers. The findings shed new light on the best...
Kaleido Insights report, "Global Content Strategy: This is Going to be Big!" by Rebecca Lieb (pictured left) offers a deep look into the challenges and opportunities facing companies as they try to build a global content strategy.  Enterprises are still in the relatively early stages of integrating content strategy as a...
Any serious marketer knows that videos are a powerful tool for brand promotion.  It is also not that hard to make, especially if you can practice video editing and reliable hardware; for the former, you need inspiration, time and some tutorials, for the latter a quick stop at Newegg would suffice. All...
Every year, data from surveys conducted by Nielsen and Scarborough is used to affect hundreds of billions of dollars of advertising spend. This is ostensibly an indicator of the level of trust that brands have in Nielsen surveys - but, at a time when over 20 percent of US...
Adotas is pleased to offer a series of Tech Talks that provide insights and explanations regarding the sometimes mysterious meaning and use of various digital tools. Your guide is Stephen Upstone, CEO of LoopMe. When it comes to marketing tech, one of the more technical terms used is “cookie syncing”. How...