social-media



Project ZeroBot: Making Clicks Real

Written on
March 25th 2015
Author
Adotas

PureClick announces the creation of Project ZeroBot, which intends to make significant strides in eliminating the problem of non-human traffic plaguing the digital advertising industry. PureClick products are designed for “PPC 2.0,” where advertisers pay only for clicks from real people with real intent. PureClick’s PureCaptcha product allows advertisers to ... more...

Barely Branded & Totally Viral Video (sort of) Ads

Written on
March 23rd 2015
Author
Adotas

Here are two great examples of how fabulously creative video advertising can make you part of a worldwide discussion about issues that matter –and your product or mission. If you create something catchy enough, viewers will be compelled to share it–over and over. One of the most popular ads that ... more...

A 16-Brand Bracket for March Madness to Measure Social Media Activity of Sponsors

Written on
March 17th 2015
Author
Adotas

In the spirit of March Madness, AddThis has created their own Brand Bracket, pitting 16 of the tournament sponsors against each other. Victories will be  measured by social media and content sharing activity. Look for follow up news on this tournament’s losers and winners, here, at adotas.com. Anytime someone shares, ... more...

Is Digital Marketing Outdated?

Written on
March 12th 2015
Author
Adotas

Sitecore has released a new e-book, “Discover Experience Marketing.” It explains the changes that have made digital marketing yesterday’s news and why experience marketing is the industry vanguard (and how to get on board!). The authors assert that today’s consumers make little to no distinction between the digital and the real, ... more...

FBX Cleans House–Sort Of: Shadow Access Allowed for Some

Written on
March 4th 2015
Author
Adotas

True: Facebook delisted over 15 companies from Facebook Exchange and from now on just 12 companies have bragging rights about their access to the desktop news feed and right rail ad space, the components of the FBX inventory pool. Also True: There’s a new set of players who get to live ... more...

Is Your Funnel Half-Full or Half-Empty?

Written on
February 25th 2015
Author
Matt Voda

2014 ushered in massive changes to the marketing landscape. With the launch of advertising on Tumblr and Snapchat, promoted Pinterest pins, Twitter’s “buy” button, and Apple Pay, to name just a sampling, we as marketers have more ways than ever to connect with consumers at every stage of the purchase ... more...

Social News, Do’s, and Views

Written on
February 18th 2015
Author
Adotas

OUCH! Pinterest to Remove Affiliate Links, Redirects and Trackers! Pinterest is a social network that’s been very good for affiliate marketers. But recently Pinterest declared, “we are removing affiliate links to ensure we’re providing the best possible experience for Pinners. Recently, we observed affiliate links and redirects causing ... more...

Signal Launches Unified Customer View Solution

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February 12th 2015
Author
Adotas

Signal, a cross-channel marketing technology company, today launched the industry’s first customer identity management solution that helps marketers unlock the coveted single view of the customer on an always-on basis, while allowing brands to maintain control of profile data. “Marketers’ ability to deliver true one-on-one marketing is limited to their ability ... more...

When Customer Care Gets Social…

Written on
February 10th 2015
Author
Adotas

Janrain, the provider of Customer Identity Management technology, launched their Customer Care Portal, an administrative tool for Customer Care teams to view and access social profile data on their customer base. For the first time, Customer Care agents can understand the psychographic characteristics of their customers, including ‘Likes,’ interests, and ... more...

Understanding The Structure of Big Data

Written on
January 16th 2015
Author
David F. Giannetto

To identify the real value of an influencer (or similar complex questions), the entire organization must understand what data they can retrieve from social and mobile platforms, and what can be derived from big data. They must understand the structure of big data itself. Social platforms make a significant amount of ... more...