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Twitter is another major network brands should consider paying to advertise on. Twitter has some fantastic features for targeting, with segmentation functionality that includes the ability to target certain keywords so that whenever someone Tweets out, or engages with a tweet, using that key phrase they’ll be targeted.
If you don’t have the time or artistic to create your own pieces of content, then you can use a tool like Premium Content Creation for Better Marketing. Premium Content Creation for Better Marketing is a platform that pairs those who need content up with those who can create it. The site charges a flat rate for each type of project, which includes Infographics, eBooks and video.
Heidi Cohen is the president of Riverside Marketing Strategies and founded her popular marketing blog, Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Guide. The quote above comes from her article, Internal Content Curation: What Most Marketers Miss. Cohen recommends performing internal content curation to save on content creation costs and build your audience for each piece of content. You can extend the use of your existing content by re-promoting it (via social media or other channels) or re-using it by adapting it into different formats that can be shared on different platforms.
Salesfusion is dedicated to helping companies build a large revenue funnel for marketing and sales by creating customised digital conversations that are seamlessly transitioned between departments. Marketing and sales teams participate in and measure these digital conversations to deliver more lead-to-revenue results by communicating with the right leads at the right time with the right message.
Game advertising – In-Game advertising is defined as “inclusion of products or brands within a digital game.” The game allows brands or products to place ads within their game, either in a subtle manner or in the form of an advertisement banner. There are many factors that exist in whether brands are successful in their advertising of their brand/product, these being: Type of game, technical platform, 3-D and 4-D technology, game genre, congruity of brand and game, prominence of advertising within the game. Individual factors consist of attitudes towards placement advertisements, game involvement, product involvement, flow or entertainment. The attitude towards the advertising also takes into account not only the message shown but also the attitude towards the game. Dependent of how enjoyable the game is will determine how the brand is perceived, meaning if the game isn’t very enjoyable the consumer may subconsciously have a negative attitude towards the brand/product being advertised. In terms of Integrated Marketing Communication “integration of advertising in digital games into the general advertising, communication, and marketing strategy of the firm” is an important as it results in a more clarity about the brand/product and creates a larger overall effect.
Marketing warfare strategies are competitor-centered strategies drawn from analogies with the field of military science. Warfare strategies were popular in the 1980s, but interest in this approach has waned in the new era of relationship marketing. An increased awareness of the distinctions between business and military cultures also raises questions about the extent to which this type of analogy is useful. In spite of its limitations, the typology of marketing warfare strategies is useful for predicting and understanding competitor responses.
The most mature users of marketing automation achieve 32% greater revenue versus their plan than average companies – and a whopping 79% more than the least mature companies. – Marketo “Benchmark on Revenue Performance” (Sept 2012)
Chris’s Favorite Little Known Social Media Tool: This isn’t unknown, but as far as a simple tool for real time monitoring of keywords or mentions, Social Mention is hard to top. It’s essentially a search engine for the social web and probably the best way to get a comprehensive view of your social media presence. Since it’s like Google Alerts for social media, you can set up feeds for keywords or get email alerts so you don’t have to constantly visit the site.
Chris Ducker is a virtual CEO and founder of Virtual Staff Finder, which is one of Hubstaff’s 7 Awesome Virtual Assistant Companies in the Philippines. The quote above comes from an article titled 6 Ways to Make Money While Building an Online Business. Ducker says that in order to be successful at online selling, marketers should position themselves in a market where people need what they offer.
Technology integration complexity is the most challenging obstacle to success, 50% of companies indicate. The result is that only 25% of companies have extensively integrated their disparate marketing technology systems. Nearly as many (22%) have not integrated their marketing technologies at all. – Ascend2 “Marketing Technology Strategy” (August 2015)
Marketing automation connects multiple touch points and marketing channels including social media, email marketing, and content marketing. One of the core goals of marketing automation is to nurture prospects for the long-term, which mean focusing on goals beyond direct sales.
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Digital marketing methods such as search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM), content marketing, influencer marketing, content automation, campaign marketing, data-driven marketing, e-commerce marketing, social media marketing, social media optimization, e-mail direct marketing, display advertising, e–books, and optical disks and games are becoming more common in our advancing technology. In fact, digital marketing now extends to non-Internet channels that provide digital media, such as mobile phones (SMS and MMS), callback, and on-hold mobile ring tones.
Streaming Services (Hulu, Pandora) – Both are meaningful substitutes to traditional TV and radio. Hulu and Pandora guarantee impressions in specific demographics, geography and interests. You can’t skip their ads like you can on live TV, radio or YouTube. If you are already on local TV and radio then allocating a part of that budget for far more targeted, measurable and guaranteed impressions makes sense.
Ember: here’s where I store all my digital assets – mainly pictures, videos, and my extensive library of GIFs. Thanks to the excellent tagging system, I can put my various assets in folders and dig them back out when I need them very easily.