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How to Build an SEO & UX-Minded Main Navigation HOW TO BUILD AN SEO & UX-MINDED MAIN NAVIGATION

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Mar 18, 2019

This can also be asked of simply improving an existing site to provide better content pathways, usher conversions or portray content importance to crawling search engines. The answer: your main navigation.Website main navigations are like snowflakes. You will never see two that are the same.They ser...

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5 Reasons You MUST Spend Money Outside of PPC 5 REASONS YOU MUST SPEND MONEY OUTSIDE OF PPC

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Mar 18, 2019

Part of our filtering system when we receive leads for new clients is asking how much of their marketing budget is devoted to PPC marketing (the only channel we manage at my PPC agency). OK, so why in the world would a person (me!) who has invested his life in the realm of PPC marketing purposefully...

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What Is PPC & How Paid Search Marketing Works WHAT IS PPC & HOW PAID SEARCH MARKETING WORKS

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Mar 18, 2019

Pay-per-click (PPC) is an advertising model that lets marketers place ads on an ad platform and pay the host of that platform every time their ad is clicked. The goal of a PPC ad is to lead the person viewing it to click through to the advertiser’s website or app, where that visitor can comple...

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11 Google Ads Strategies For 2019 11 GOOGLE ADS STRATEGIES FOR 2019

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Mar 18, 2019

Check out 11 Google Ads strategies for 2019. We cover some of the top google adwords strategies, best practices, tips, and tricks for you to get the most out of your google ads budget. You can learn the Google Ads best practices for beginners in 2019 and beyond.

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7 Ways to Leverage Video in Your B2B Marketing Strategy 7 WAYS TO LEVERAGE VIDEO IN YOUR B2B MARKETING STRATEGY

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Mar 15, 2019

Effective B2B video marketing content can help firms tell compelling stories, showcase their expertise or company culture, and boost conversions. Video already dominates social media, and it’s becoming central to any marketing strategy. As we shared in our post on 2019 marketing trends, video ...

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Understanding the Value of Interactive Content UNDERSTANDING THE VALUE OF INTERACTIVE CONTENT

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Mar 14, 2019

For example, the BBC created an extremely engaging web page that tries to put the vastness of our universe in perspective. As you scroll down the page, a rocket takes flight throughout our solar system, highlighting landmark distances as you pass them. If you scroll in the opposite the direction, th...

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Marketing Terms & Digital Advertising Acronyms You Should Know MARKETING TERMS & DIGITAL ADVERTISING ACRONYMS YOU SHOULD KNOW

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Mar 14, 2019

When it comes to digital advertising and marketing terms, acronyms like UGC, GDN, ROAS, RTB, SOV, and even TrV are commonly tossed around when discussing campaigns. If you’re not familiar with them, you’re not alone.Although shorthand ways of describing concepts are nothing new, the ever...

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How to Create Social Media Videos for Your Business HOW TO CREATE SOCIAL MEDIA VIDEOS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Mar 14, 2019

We’ve all heard it: it’s no longer “content is king” as much as it is “video is king”. That is all well and good, but how do you actually get started with video marketing? What kinds of videos should you create to promote your business? How can you consistently cr...

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9 Social Media Growth Hacks Your Business Needs in 2019 9 SOCIAL MEDIA GROWTH HACKS YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS IN 2019

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Mar 14, 2019

YouTube is the second largest search engine of this world after Google and it makes sense to promote your business on YouTube. The future is of videos and getting viral on YouTube requires some good skills. Here are some tips that you can use to make your videos get viral on YouTube:Research your ta...

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Building Relationships Through Email Marketing BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS THROUGH EMAIL MARKETING

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Mar 14, 2019

With proper execution, the addition of a strategic email marketing plan is a huge asset to your digital marketing efforts. In fact, according to HubSpot, email is one of the only marketing channels we can use to build an authentic relationship with the humans that keep our businesses alive. Building...

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3 Facebook hacks to help you grow your business 3 FACEBOOK HACKS TO HELP YOU GROW YOUR BUSINESS

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Mar 14, 2019

If you have a pulse, there is a good chance you're familiar with the social media platform Facebook. The once-obscure college friends app has since blossomed into a worldwide trend. A whopping 68 percent of Americans have a Facebook account, and about three-quarters of those people say they chec...

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How to Optimize Google Ads When Average Position Disappears HOW TO OPTIMIZE GOOGLE ADS WHEN AVERAGE POSITION DISAPPEARS

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Mar 14, 2019

Google has announced that the “average position” metric will no longer be supported starting in September. Having been a Googler myself for almost a decade, I can only imagine the trepidation the Google Ads marketing team must have felt before making this announcement.With the near conti...

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Why 70% of the Small Businesses are Failing with Facebook Ads WHY 70% OF THE SMALL BUSINESSES ARE FAILING WITH FACEBOOK ADS

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Mar 14, 2019

Well, that’s what Facebook is – an 80,000-pound advertising gorilla. 9 out of 10 marketers use Facebook Ads to generate leads and to feed their sales pipeline. After all with 2.2 Billion active users, it is a country (if not a continent!) of its own. With more than $27 Billion in revenue...

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Google Ads Bidding Strategies: The Ultimate Guide GOOGLE ADS BIDDING STRATEGIES: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE

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Mar 13, 2019

Choosing the right Google Ads bidding type and implementing a solid strategy for adjusting bids is critical to driving your ad costs down. If you aren’t deeply familiar with the different options you have, blindly choosing one type of Google ads bidding is like placing your entire paycheck on ...

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Why User Data is the Next Big Deal in Digital? WHY USER DATA IS THE NEXT BIG DEAL IN DIGITAL?

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Mar 13, 2019

User data has been a really hot topic across many industries, especially digital. Transparency is spreading over the advertising word and users want to have total control over what information is passed to the companies, and what are they doing with all of this information about users.

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LinkedIn Advertising Cheatsheet LINKEDIN ADVERTISING CHEATSHEET

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Mar 13, 2019

We’ve heard a lot of moaning and complaining about LinkedIn not working. We’ll admit it: unlike Facebook, LinkedIn is not for every business. But that doesn’t mean that it isn’t useful.There are tons of B2B marketers out there leveraging the platform to spread brand awareness...

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Social commerce trends in 2019 SOCIAL COMMERCE TRENDS IN 2019

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Mar 13, 2019

For many of us today, we’re just as likely to buy something online as in a physical shop. E-commerce has consistently grown and developed over the last 10 to 15 years and it appears this trend is set to continue. With the likes of Amazon setting new standards all the time, we’ve never ex...

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How to Maximize Facebook Lead Gen Ads for Your Business HOW TO MAXIMIZE FACEBOOK LEAD GEN ADS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Mar 13, 2019

Initially, Facebook was created to make people socialize with their friends and relatives. However, as the popularity of the website grew exponentially, it gradually turned into a platform where businesses can promote their products and services while engaging with their target audience. Now, compan...

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6 Digital Transformation Trends for 2019 6 DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION TRENDS FOR 2019

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Mar 13, 2019

Digital transformation is much more than “corporate speak”, and we should not discount its legitimacy. Yes, “digital transformation” has been overused and diluted by executives and consultants to represent all aspects of digitalization in every facet of a business. But, when ...

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Nine advertising and marketing trends for 2019 NINE ADVERTISING AND MARKETING TRENDS FOR 2019

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Mar 12, 2019

You can’t research any trend any longer without finding the word digital in it. It’s a given that the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) has impacted every facet of society, work and business. The only question remaining is: How prepared are you and your business to compete? These are th...

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Shopping On Social Is Boosting e-Commerce SHOPPING ON SOCIAL IS BOOSTING E-COMMERCE

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Mar 12, 2019

Social media and shopping became bedfellows right at the very start. As soon as brands realised that people would search social media for stuff to buy (which was probably about five minutes after Facebook went live) the landscape became one that was worth advertising to.

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3 Myths in Content Marketing and How to Counter Them 3 MYTHS IN CONTENT MARKETING AND HOW TO COUNTER THEM

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Mar 12, 2019

Those of us who work on content teams eat, breathe, and dream the stuff. But running into someone who doesn’t “get” content marketing changes (and sometimes challenges) your perspective on assumptions you make every day.

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Facebook Automated Ads: Everything You Need To Know FACEBOOK AUTOMATED ADS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Mar 12, 2019

Those who tried Facebook Automated Ad raise your hand, please. Those who “Nah, I don’t trust new features until you show me numbers” raise your hand, please. And those of you that didn’t even know what facebook Automated ads were until this moment raise your hand, please.

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The Complete Guide to CPC Advertising (on Google, Facebook, and Instagram) THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO CPC ADVERTISING (ON GOOGLE, FACEBOOK, AND INSTAGRAM)

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Mar 11, 2019

Global digital advertising spending is expected to rise 17.1% to $327.28 billion this year, with Google and Facebook leading the pack when it comes to U.S. ad sales. Cost-per-click, or CPC advertising, factors heavily into those big numbers.

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4 Strategies for Effectively Advertising on Google, Facebook, and Amazon 4 STRATEGIES FOR EFFECTIVELY ADVERTISING ON GOOGLE, FACEBOOK, AND AMAZON

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Mar 11, 2019

When it comes to e-commerce, Amazon is one of the highest-intent, lowest-funnel forms of advertising you can have in your media mix. Think about it: 100 percent of people go to Amazon to do one thing buy something.

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5 Instagram Tools that Work 5 INSTAGRAM TOOLS THAT WORK

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Mar 11, 2019

With more than 111 million active users expected to join by 2019, Instagram has a ton of potential for business and content marketers looking to reach millions of customers. But for professionals unfamiliar with Instagram, it may simply appear to be the home of amateur models.

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7 Ways to Generate More Social Media Traffic in 2019 7 WAYS TO GENERATE MORE SOCIAL MEDIA TRAFFIC IN 2019

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Mar 11, 2019

You know those customer chat widgets that pop up on the bottom of a website?You can take them to the next level with a Facebook Messenger website widget.It functions the same way as a normal website chat, but with an added bonus: Every time a customer chats with you, they have to opt in to Facebook ...

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5 Myths About Online Marketing That Need To Be Busted 5 MYTHS ABOUT ONLINE MARKETING THAT NEED TO BE BUSTED

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Mar 09, 2019

I had this opportunity to meet with a new client, and their main goal was they wanted to increase their social media presence. I got to meet with them face-to-face, along with their social media team. I started talking about their website and their email marketing, and the look on their faces was pu...

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USER INTENT – THE SECRET TO B2B MARKETING SUCCESS USER INTENT – THE SECRET TO B2B MARKETING SUCCESS

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Mar 08, 2019

It is all about the data. From tailoring and customizing information to providing a seamless shopping experience, use of intent data or behavioral data is making waves for B2B organizations around the globe. It has certainly made its mark and there’s no denying it.  Gone are the days wher...

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6 EASY STEPS TO B2B VIDEO MARKETING CAMPAIGN 6 EASY STEPS TO B2B VIDEO MARKETING CAMPAIGN

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Mar 08, 2019

Haven’t you all come across these terms? Evolution in marketing has gone through various stages. It could be anything like touting, pitching a product or wooing the customers. Marketing strategies tend to keep changing with time. Thanks to the advancing technology. Blogs and articles play a vi...

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ACCOUNT-BASED MARKETING TACTICS TO STAY AHEAD OF THE GAME ACCOUNT-BASED MARKETING TACTICS TO STAY AHEAD OF THE GAME

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Mar 08, 2019

ABM -- one of the biggest buzzwords in the digital marketing world. A significant component in the marketing strategy, that took the pillars of marketing to its prime. And it still remains to be a continued success! 2018 was a fantastic year in terms of demand generation and ROI, companies that impl...

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Bing Ads Powerful Moments Success Story Challenge: The winners BING ADS POWERFUL MOMENTS SUCCESS STORY CHALLENGE: THE WINNERS

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Mar 07, 2019

Microsoft believes in the transformative power of diversity and inclusion. We believe in the value of actively engaging different perspectives to challenge and stretch our thinking, enrich the experiences of our employees and empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more....

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Bing Ads: The Ultimate Tutorial for Businesses BING ADS: THE ULTIMATE TUTORIAL FOR BUSINESSES

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Mar 07, 2019

With Google controlling the majority share of online traffic, it’s easy to write off Bing as a PPC platform, but Bing Ads has enormous potential for businesses of all sizes– especially those with smaller budgets. And since most advertisers are too busy fighting over Google Ad placements ...

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So Long Traditional Advertising; Hello Digital Advertising SO LONG TRADITIONAL ADVERTISING; HELLO DIGITAL ADVERTISING

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Mar 07, 2019

According to a study done by eMarketer, spending on digital advertising will outpace that of traditional marketing this year. Digital ad spending is projected to be about $130 billion or about 54% of total advertising dollars. Traditional advertising, including TV, magazines and newspapers will tota...

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Top 3 Benefits Of Advertising On Instagram TOP 3 BENEFITS OF ADVERTISING ON INSTAGRAM

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Mar 06, 2019

Achieving an amazing advertisement isn’t only about the written content, it also geared by stimulating and engaging visuals. A perfect example is an online platform known as Instagram. Everything on Instagram is visual oriented; from Insta stories to photos, and videos.  This has become a...

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Build an intent-based SEO strategy for your e-commerce brand BUILD AN INTENT-BASED SEO STRATEGY FOR YOUR E-COMMERCE BRAND

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Mar 06, 2019

We don't need SEO. We use Adwords. It works better for us. I’ve heard this phrase countless times over in the e-commerce space, but it couldn’t be further from the truth.Nearly 43% of all e-commerce traffic is organic, while just 26% of traffic comes from ads. If you are focusing on ...

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A 7-Step Guide to Creating an Online Digital Marketing Strategy A 7-STEP GUIDE TO CREATING AN ONLINE DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGY

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Mar 06, 2019

In the past, marketing has relied on advertisements written in local newspapers, or through the posting of flyers around town. Nowadays, technology is the main way that marketing is implemented for businesses across the globe. The development of technology has greatly impacted the way in which compa...

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Should you in-house or outsource paid search? SHOULD YOU IN-HOUSE OR OUTSOURCE PAID SEARCH?

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Mar 06, 2019

In-housing is a growing industry trend at the moment with big brands like P&G and Vodafone cutting their agency rosters and taking more of their media buying in-house. It’s not just Vodafone and P&G, the IAB published a report showing 18% of marketers have taken programmatic buying in-...

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4 LinkedIn Marketing Strategies for 2019 4 LINKEDIN MARKETING STRATEGIES FOR 2019

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Mar 06, 2019

LinkedIn marketing is something I really, really believe in for 2019.LinkedIn has transformed so much as a platform. Years ago, it used to just be for job seekers. People would post r esumes, and only connect with people they knew and no one else.  Now, it’s become more of a content platf...

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How to Use Facebook Lookalike Audiences to Scale Your eCommerce Business HOW TO USE FACEBOOK LOOKALIKE AUDIENCES TO SCALE YOUR ECOMMERCE BUSINESS

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Mar 05, 2019

To scale any business it’s essential to bring new people into the sales funnel using prospecting ads. These audiences of people that haven’t engaged with us before are called cold traffic, as opposed to our Facebook fans, leads, and customers which have already engaged with us and are re...

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What’s the Difference Between Content Marketing, Branded Content, and Native Advertising? WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CONTENT MARKETING, BRANDED CONTENT, AND NATIVE ADVERTISING?

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Mar 05, 2019

Clarifying the Noise: The Content Marketing Spectrum. I attempted to stratify (and demystify a bit) the different approaches of content marketing, native advertising, and branded content. At the time, I said this was a “work in progress” and I would add to it as we thought of new ways to...

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The Beginner’s Guide to Small Business SEO THE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO SMALL BUSINESS SEO

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Mar 05, 2019

Do you find SEO daunting? Do you lack time to learn the intricacies of this ever‐changing and often puzzling field? Here’s the guide for you. They don’t have much technical expertise: SEO isn’t that complicated, but “being good at computers as my Nana would say is a definite ...

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17 Facebook Ad Tricks That Actually Boost Sales 17 FACEBOOK AD TRICKS THAT ACTUALLY BOOST SALES

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Mar 05, 2019

They’re a fantastic way for online shop owners to get their products in front of a bigger audience. Most importantly, they get your products in front of the rightaudience. For ecommerce owners, Facebook gives you an easy way to target a very specific customer, and drive them back to your websi...

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How To Promote Amazon Products With Facebook Ads HOW TO PROMOTE AMAZON PRODUCTS WITH FACEBOOK ADS

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Mar 05, 2019

Facebook Ads are a powerful tool for Amazon sellers: they can boost sales & rankings on Amazon while building an audience of raving fans for long-term success.They are typically the most cost-effective and scalable source of traffic outside Amazon itself. Combining Facebook Ads with a solid Amaz...

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7 Facebook Messenger Marketing Tips From the Pros 7 FACEBOOK MESSENGER MARKETING TIPS FROM THE PROS

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Mar 04, 2019

Are you using Facebook Messenger in your marketing? Looking for tips to improve your Messenger bot experience? In this article, seven leading Facebook Messenger marketing experts share their top tips for improving your Messenger performance.

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Google Ads Update – Here’s What You Need to Know Now GOOGLE ADS UPDATE – HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW NOW

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Mar 04, 2019

We saw some big Google Ads updates last year. And the trend doesn’t seem to be stopping this year. One thing was clear from the July 2018 branding shift and message change:They want to make it easier than ever before to run ads and be successful with Google ads.And they are delivering on that ...

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Best display ad campaign of 2018 BEST DISPLAY AD CAMPAIGN OF 2018

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Mar 04, 2019

Here at Bannerflow, helping marketing teams worldwide create their best display ad campaigns is in our DNA. Indeed, we like to think the majority of campaigns built via our platform are brilliant  yet, sometimes a few campaigns rise above the rest. And that’s what this blog celebrates Cho...

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How to build responsive banner ads with HTML5 HOW TO BUILD RESPONSIVE BANNER ADS WITH HTML5

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Mar 04, 2019

In this article we explain why HTML5 responsive banner ads are a must for all digital advertisers. From designers to digital specialists, from agencies to in-house teams, HTML5 display advertising is now the the default banner format. In particular, with an ever greater number of devices, and platfo...

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Online advertising trends to watch: 2019 ONLINE ADVERTISING TRENDS TO WATCH: 2019

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Mar 04, 2019

Every year here at Bannerflow we set out to give you the trends in online advertising that you need to watch out for. What’s happening in the industry right now, and what’s set to shape how you create the most engaging and effective ads out there. 

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Display advertising best practices 2018 DISPLAY ADVERTISING BEST PRACTICES 2018

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Mar 04, 2019

Every year we update and review our best practices guide for display advertising. With constant development in the world of online display, keeping track of changes is a must. Banner best practices has changed much since the very first banner ad appeared online in the 1990s. From humble beginnings, ...

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Facebook Showcase Video Ads FACEBOOK SHOWCASE VIDEO ADS

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Mar 02, 2019

Facebook Announces Facebook Showcase for Premium Video Advertising: Facebook debuted Facebook Showcase, a new premium video ad program that gives online video and TV ad buyers participating in the upfront selling cycle new opportunities to reach their target audiences on Facebook.

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7 Essential Tips to Optimize Your Facebook Business Page 7 ESSENTIAL TIPS TO OPTIMIZE YOUR FACEBOOK BUSINESS PAGE

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Mar 02, 2019

Being on Facebook almost seems like second nature now that businesses have gone digital.Facebook found that up to 78% of consumers using Facebook to find products and services, from business owners like you.But what if you're not getting any customers from Facebook?

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Early Stage B2B Startups Marketing: How To Get Your First Clients EARLY STAGE B2B STARTUPS MARKETING: HOW TO GET YOUR FIRST CLIENTS

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Mar 01, 2019

Here’s the scariest bit about starting a business- 90% of startups will fail. Certainly not what you’d like to hear, but that’s a fact.As an entrepreneur, you’ll probably be optimistic about everything at first. And that’s commendable. Unfortunately, the problem with op...

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Effective Facebook Advertising Strategies for 2019 EFFECTIVE FACEBOOK ADVERTISING STRATEGIES FOR 2019

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Mar 01, 2019

People get confused when I talk about advertising on Facebook and Instagram. Truth is, I don’t actually care about Facebook. I don’t care about social media.I’d be thrilled to tell all of you to go and buy ads on page 187 of Vogue Magazine, or buy billboard ads and outdoor media.

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How to Make the Most of Your Ad Spend with Email Validation HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR AD SPEND WITH EMAIL VALIDATION

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Mar 01, 2019

You know the value of a strong paid search strategy. That’s why you spend significant time and money running ad campaigns, from keyword research to writing ad copy, and targeting your spend in order to drive qualified leads to a landing page. When prospects click on your ad, you don’t ju...

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Global Advertising Market Sales 2019-2026 : Omnicom Group, WPP, Dentsu Inc. GLOBAL ADVERTISING MARKET SALES 2019-2026 : OMNICOM GROUP, WPP, DENTSU INC.

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Feb 28, 2019

The study namely Global Advertising Market Status and Forecast 2019-2026 by Market Research Placestretches out accurate and expressive details of the market, portraying the vital information on products, applications, and growth opportunities in Advertising industry. Market objectives, definition, m...

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6 Steps to Create a Full-Funnel Advertising Strategy with Facebook Objectives 6 STEPS TO CREATE A FULL-FUNNEL ADVERTISING STRATEGY WITH FACEBOOK OBJECTIVES

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Feb 28, 2019

As promised in my previous post, I am back with part two on how to leverage Facebook objectives to create a cross-funnel campaign strategy. If you didn’t have the chance to catch part one, here are the main points you need to know: Facebook offers three campaign objective options for advertise...

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Audience Targeting in Paid Search Campaigns: What You Need to Know AUDIENCE TARGETING IN PAID SEARCH CAMPAIGNS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Feb 28, 2019

For a long time, paid search advertising with Google Ads has centered almost exclusively on keywords. You created keyword lists, ads that matched the search intent of those keyword lists and then set up bids based on what clicks from people searching for those keywords were worth.

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How to Scale Your Ad Campaigns with the Facebook Power Editor HOW TO SCALE YOUR AD CAMPAIGNS WITH THE FACEBOOK POWER EDITOR

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Feb 28, 2019

We all know that PPC ads can have an enormous payoff and yield outstanding ROI. We also, unfortunately, know that the ad creation and management process can take up a huge amount of time. It can be exhausting enough to create a single ad, but then testing multiple variations or actually scaling your...

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Brave Group and Momentum take #Budget2019 to the streets of Sandton BRAVE GROUP AND MOMENTUM TAKE #BUDGET2019 TO THE STREETS OF SANDTON

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Feb 28, 2019

Advertising agency Brave Group, in collaboration with well-known insurance house and client Momentum, has created a real-time electronic billboard display with key Budget Speech takeouts and solutions on Alice Lane, one of the busiest areas in Sandton.

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Controversial anti-vaccine billboards made headlines in Toronto — so who regulates them? CONTROVERSIAL ANTI-VACCINE BILLBOARDS MADE HEADLINES IN TORONTO — SO WHO REGULATES THEM?

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Feb 28, 2019

The billboard company received complaints and was "pressured to remove the ads," Ted Kuntz, a spokesperson for Vaccine Choice Canada  the organization behind the series of advertisements  told CBC Toronto on Tuesday.

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YouTube Announces New Policies in Response to Advertisers’ Child Safety Concerns YOUTUBE ANNOUNCES NEW POLICIES IN RESPONSE TO ADVERTISERS’ CHILD SAFETY CONCERNS

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Feb 28, 2019

YouTube took additional steps today to address a controversy that erupted earlier this month over child safety issues, sending a letter to brands, media buyers and top content creators detailing new initiatives to help protect underage users and prevent ads from running adjacent to offensive or ille...

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3 Instagram Video Ideas to Skyrocket Ecommerce Sales 3 INSTAGRAM VIDEO IDEAS TO SKYROCKET ECOMMERCE SALES

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Feb 28, 2019

If you’re looking for a social network to promote the products on your ecommerce store, Instagram is one of the best options. It has over a billion monthly active users and 60% of themdiscover new products on the social network. The only drawback with Instagram is that the number of businesses...

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ITV Ad Sales Drop as Brexit Forces Companies to Cut Spending ITV AD SALES DROP AS BREXIT FORCES COMPANIES TO CUT SPENDING

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Feb 27, 2019

The British maker of hit shows like “Coronation Street” and “Love Island” said it expects total ad revenue to fall by between 3 and 4 percent in the first four months of the year. It’s been slowing since the final months of 2018 as the political deadlock over Brexit dee...

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Ad Revenue Threat Raises Alphabet Stock Growth Concerns AD REVENUE THREAT RAISES ALPHABET STOCK GROWTH CONCERNS

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Feb 27, 2019

Despite the growth last quarter in advertising, GOOGL is facing some fierce competition from rivals. The slog is getting harder. For Alphabet stock investors, these outside forces can’t be ignored. The road is going to get a bit tougher. Despite a 7.7% gain in 2019, the shares have lagged the ...

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ITV Ad Sales Drop as Brexit Forces Companies to Cut Spending ITV AD SALES DROP AS BREXIT FORCES COMPANIES TO CUT SPENDING

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Feb 27, 2019

The British maker of hit shows like “Coronation Street” and “Love Island” said it expects total ad revenue to fall by between 3 and 4 percent in the first four months of the year. It’s been slowing since the final months of 2018 as the political deadlock over Brexit dee...

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What to Do When Someone is Bidding on Your Brand WHAT TO DO WHEN SOMEONE IS BIDDING ON YOUR BRAND

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Feb 27, 2019

Creating a strong brand takes time. Unfortunately, when it comes to paid search advertising, using another business’s good name to steal their customers takes almost no time at all. It’s frustrating and difficult, but it’s ultimately part of the game we all play. If you do a good j...

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Display vs Search Ads: Everything You Need to Know DISPLAY VS SEARCH ADS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Feb 27, 2019

There are tons of elements that go into online advertising. You have lots of ad formats to choose from and the ways in which you can reach target audiences is truly unlimited. But, if you had to pick two big contenders when it comes to online advertising, any marketer would list Search and Display a...

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3 ways to lower your Amazon advertising ACoS 3 WAYS TO LOWER YOUR AMAZON ADVERTISING ACOS

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Feb 27, 2019

When your CPC’s increase, so does your ACoS (Advertising Cost of Sale). With more ad dollars being allocated to Amazon than ever before, lowering your ACoS in spite of this increased demand may seem like a tall task! This is exactly why we consulted our team of Amazon advertising experts to pu...

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Youtube and youth advertising: Oversight and transparency for our newest babysitter YOUTUBE AND YOUTH ADVERTISING: OVERSIGHT AND TRANSPARENCY FOR OUR NEWEST BABYSITTER

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Feb 27, 2019

In today’s world, consumers are (rightly) pushing for companies to be more thoroughly regulated. Transparency has become increasingly difficult to define and accomplish, especially as unlimited access to information without safeguards in place can have a negative impact on our most vulnerable ...

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Digital Advertising: What Is Sequential Remarketing DIGITAL ADVERTISING: WHAT IS SEQUENTIAL REMARKETING

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Feb 27, 2019

The goal of any paid media campaign is to leverage your knowledge of the audience you’re attempting to reach in order to effectively isolate them with your targeting and entice them with your messaging to visit your site. That being the case, there are ways that you can use the data from your ...

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TV networks could get caught in Facebook, Google crackdown TV NETWORKS COULD GET CAUGHT IN FACEBOOK, GOOGLE CRACKDOWN

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Feb 27, 2019

The competition watchdog flagged on Wednesday evening that the networks could find themselves affected by the mooted rules which are designed to provide clarity for consumers when signing up with a company that intends to collect their personal information.

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8 Costly Facebook Ad Mistakes and How to Avoid Them 8 COSTLY FACEBOOK AD MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

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Feb 27, 2019

Are you making Facebook ad mistakes that could be eating away at your marketing budget? Are your ads helping Facebook more than they’re helping your business? In this article, you’ll discover the most common mistakes made with Facebook ads and how to resolve them from top Facebook advert...

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Why Google Ads Conversion Tracking Doesn’t Track All of Your Conversions WHY GOOGLE ADS CONVERSION TRACKING DOESN’T TRACK ALL OF YOUR CONVERSIONS

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Feb 26, 2019

Google Ads conversion tracking is limited in multiple areas.If you aren’t using outside, third-party sources to track conversions, you’ll be missing countless sales that happened.Phone calls don’t track well on Google Ads.Consultations are just that: consultations. They aren’...

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richmondbizsense RICHMONDBIZSENSE

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Feb 26, 2019

Lewis Media Partners promoted two employees on its digital team. Tori Stowers was promoted from senior channel specialist to channel manager–display, in which she will focus on performance, process and technology and take on management responsibilities. Stowers has worked at the firm since 201...

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Walmart wants your ad business WALMART WANTS YOUR AD BUSINESS

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Feb 26, 2019

Company executives said they want CMOs to consider “Walmart as a network I can go advertise on.” Steve Bratspies, chief merchandising officer for Walmart U.S., thinks Walmart’s unique combination of online and store purchase data from hundreds of millions of customers will make Wal...

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Advertising Beyond Google: Are Bing PPC Ads Worth It? ADVERTISING BEYOND GOOGLE: ARE BING PPC ADS WORTH IT?

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Feb 26, 2019

When it comes to search ads, Google Ads are everyone’s first thought and typically their first investment. This makes sense: Google still dominates more than 92% of all search traffic, so it’s where most advertisers will naturally gravitate. But what about other PPC search ad options? Bi...

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Facebook, Alphabet Stock Could See Boosts From Direct-To-Consumer Brands FACEBOOK, ALPHABET STOCK COULD SEE BOOSTS FROM DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER BRANDS

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Feb 25, 2019

That’s because those brands, which generally eschew traditional storefronts, have money freed up to spend digitally which, according to a recent note from Evercore ISI’s Anthony DiClemente, grows the ad market overall as they expose their brands to national audiences via targeted adverti...

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The Ultimate Digital Sports Marketing Guide is Right Here! THE ULTIMATE DIGITAL SPORTS MARKETING GUIDE IS RIGHT HERE!

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Feb 25, 2019

India is getting Digital by the passing day. According to Google, India’s digital economy will cross the $ 1 trillion mark. Moreover, the country is consuming the internet more than ever. According to the Internet & Mobile Association of India, Indians used an average of 4 GB of data per d...

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Learn every piece of a full digital marketing plan for about $4 per course LEARN EVERY PIECE OF A FULL DIGITAL MARKETING PLAN FOR ABOUT $4 PER COURSE

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Feb 25, 2019

The term digital marketing has gone through a pretty thorough evolution over the past decade. Do you mean email lists and newsletter marketing? Are you talking about web and social media ad buys? How about the actual digital content generated around products and services? The simple answer is&hellip...

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11 Quick Google Ads Tips to Increase Sales Today 11 QUICK GOOGLE ADS TIPS TO INCREASE SALES TODAY

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Feb 25, 2019

The key to increasing sales with Google Ads lies in testing and optimization. But where to start? Whether you are a new store owner or a seasoned advertiser, there are a number of must-test Google tips you should be implementing in your optimization strategy.

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Digital Marketing Tips: Why You Need a Successful Landing Page and How to Create One DIGITAL MARKETING TIPS: WHY YOU NEED A SUCCESSFUL LANDING PAGE AND HOW TO CREATE ONE

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Feb 25, 2019

Landing pages are often used in digital marketing advertising campaigns like those run on social media sites like Facebook or Pinterest, although any page visitors “land” on first is a landing page. For a successful digital marketing strategy, it’s important you recognize each and ...

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How to Build a Successful Instagram Ad Campaign With Only $5 a Day HOW TO BUILD A SUCCESSFUL INSTAGRAM AD CAMPAIGN WITH ONLY $5 A DAY

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Feb 25, 2019

Want to do more with Instagram ads? Wondering how to create an affordable Instagram ad campaign that runs automatically? In this article, you’ll discover how to create and run a self-sustaining Instagram ad sequence that converts followers into customers for as little as $5 per day.

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Will advertisers ever learn from YouTube advertising scandals? WILL ADVERTISERS EVER LEARN FROM YOUTUBE ADVERTISING SCANDALS?

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Feb 25, 2019

Advertisers are once again pausing their YouTube ad buys following a report that pre-roll ads have been appearing on videos of children that have become popular with pedophiles. According to Wired UK, which conducted its own investigation following an exposé by a popular vlogger, some of the ...

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5 Ways to Build User Trust on Social Media 5 WAYS TO BUILD USER TRUST ON SOCIAL MEDIA

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Feb 22, 2019

User trust on social media is difficult for many industries. With various data breaches, fake news, and misinformation, companies face an uphill battle to ensure users can trust them. However, there are some small steps businesses can take when building user trust. Below, we discuss and outline five...

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Digital marketing course to be held in Oswestry DIGITAL MARKETING COURSE TO BE HELD IN OSWESTRY

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Feb 22, 2019

The course, covering PR, social media, content and branding, will be hosted by PR agency J&PR and branding agency Gina.Design and is aimed at sole traders and SMEs who want to run their own PR and creative social media campaigns. Marketing managers and assistants are also invited to learn what t...

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How to Use Emotional Marketing with Facebook Ads HOW TO USE EMOTIONAL MARKETING WITH FACEBOOK ADS

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Feb 22, 2019

In fact, Dan Hill in Emotionomics said, “Emotions process sensory input in only one-fifth the time our conscious cognitive brain takes to assimilate that same input.” Emotions have a profound impact on our decisions, create lasting first impressions, and actually inspire us to follow the...

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How to Get or Grant Access to a Google Ads Account HOW TO GET OR GRANT ACCESS TO A GOOGLE ADS ACCOUNT

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Feb 21, 2019

When you want to work with another person on a Google Ads account whether you’re granting access to a Google Ads agency/consultant or trying to get access to help someone out the first step is to make sure that everyone can get into the account. 

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Google Rolls Out Click Share Metric & 6 More Recent Ad Updates GOOGLE ROLLS OUT CLICK SHARE METRIC & 6 MORE RECENT AD UPDATES

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Feb 21, 2019

We don’t want you clicking around to a bunch of different sites every morning, hurriedly trying to figure out what’s going on with Google Ads or Instagram Stories. If you’re a restaurant owner, that’s time you could use to perfect tomorrow night’s special. If you’...

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Digital advertising to surpass print and TV for the first time, report says DIGITAL ADVERTISING TO SURPASS PRINT AND TV FOR THE FIRST TIME, REPORT SAYS

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Feb 21, 2019

The money spent on digital advertising in the United States will surpass that on traditional ads for the first time this year, according to forecasts by eMarketer, representing a landmark inversion of how advertisers budget their resources and highlighting the rise of digital media as platforms to s...

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Top of the List: Largest Triad Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Firms TOP OF THE LIST: LARGEST TRIAD MARKETING, ADVERTISING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS FIRMS

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Feb 21, 2019

The full List is available to subscribers only. Don't subscribe? Sign up here. In addition to the weekly print edition, our subscribers can view the entire List online. Are you on The List Each week we bring you our popular Lists. If you would like to be added to my database for any List surveys...

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Tom Goodwin Talks Advertising, Super Bowl And What He Thinks Is ‘Absolutely Crap’ TOM GOODWIN TALKS ADVERTISING, SUPER BOWL AND WHAT HE THINKS IS ‘ABSOLUTELY CRAP’

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Feb 21, 2019

Voted the 1 voice in marketing on LinkedIn over the past two years, the EVP, head of innovation for Zenith USA has a definite finger on the pulse of the advertising landscape, both in Australia and abroad. He’ll be part of March’s ad:tech conference in Sydney, delivering the internationa...

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First-ever B2B Marketing Martech Awards shortlist announced: Stein IAS leads way with 17 nominations FIRST-EVER B2B MARKETING MARTECH AWARDS SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED: STEIN IAS LEADS WAY WITH 17 NOMINATIONS

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Feb 21, 2019

The 2019 Awards, which recognise the best marketing technology activity, individuals, vendors and agencies, will take place in the evening of 21 March, following the conclusion of Get Stacked, the B2B Marketing Technology Conference in London.

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4 Google Ads Targeting Hacks to Slash CPCs in 2019 4 GOOGLE ADS TARGETING HACKS TO SLASH CPCS IN 2019

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Feb 21, 2019

If you aren’t careful, Google Ads can quickly cost an arm and a leg.If you are in an industry that already has expensive CPCs , you know what I mean. CPCs in some industries can cost an average of $50 per click. And if you haven’t optimized your audience targeting and ad creation, you&rs...

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Amazon Ad Revenue to Top $11B This Year as Digital Overtakes Traditional Spend: Study AMAZON AD REVENUE TO TOP $11B THIS YEAR AS DIGITAL OVERTAKES TRADITIONAL SPEND: STUDY

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Feb 20, 2019

Total digital ad spending in the U.S. will grow 19.1 percent to $129.34 billion this year, surpassing the traditional ad pie of $109.48 billion, down from $114.84 billion in 2018, and accounting for 54.2 percent of total spending, it said. "By 2023, digital will exceed two-thirds of total media...

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Charting how Amazon CHARTING HOW AMAZON'S AD REVENUE CAN OVERTAKE FACEBOOK'S

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Feb 20, 2019

When Jeff Bezos founded Amazon nearly a quarter of a century ago, its aim was to create “the earth’s most customer-centric company”. Whether or not it has achieved these aims is moot. From bookseller to sprawling global empire, it’s clearly doing something right.

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Major Milestone: Digital Ad Spending Will Pass Non-Digital This Year MAJOR MILESTONE: DIGITAL AD SPENDING WILL PASS NON-DIGITAL THIS YEAR

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Feb 20, 2019

Everyone knew this point was coming. They just didn’t know when. Now we know when: Right now. In 2019, predicts a new forecast from eMarketer, the digital research firm, digital advertising will surpass traditional for the first time, capturing more than half of all dollars spent by advertiser...

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Cyber1 signs five-year F1 sponsorship to drive B2B marketing strategy CYBER1 SIGNS FIVE-YEAR F1 SPONSORSHIP TO DRIVE B2B MARKETING STRATEGY

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Feb 20, 2019

Nick Viney, CEO at Cyber1, said: “Both Cyber1 and Formula 1 share the same vision in terms of cyber resilience and product innovation, in conjunction with initiatives such as empowering diverse workforces, through our mutual drive to increase more female role models in both motorsport and cybe...

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‘You need a thick skin’: Ad agencies grapple with workplace bullying ‘YOU NEED A THICK SKIN’: AD AGENCIES GRAPPLE WITH WORKPLACE BULLYING

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Feb 20, 2019

In early January, an account director at an advertising agency sat in a conference room along with two senior-level people from her agency as her client, a Fortune 500 advertiser’s brand manager, screamed obscenities at her through the speakerphone. Ostensibly, the client was upset about an is...

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Online advertising body accused of knowingly breaking UK & EU data laws ONLINE ADVERTISING BODY ACCUSED OF KNOWINGLY BREAKING UK & EU DATA LAWS

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Feb 20, 2019

An organisation which sets standards for online advertising has been accused of knowingly breaching data protection laws, according to legal complaints filed with regulators in the UK and Ireland. The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) is responsible for the Real-Time Bidding (RTB) standard which ...

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Yet Another Business That Amazon Is Winning YET ANOTHER BUSINESS THAT AMAZON IS WINNING

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Feb 20, 2019

online ad spending in the U.S. will surpass traditional spending this year, by nearly $20 billion. The digital side will increase 19% to $129.3 billion, while non-digital will shrink 5% to $109.5 billion, according to a report from eMarketer published on Wednesday. Digital will account for 54% of to...

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How I Turned a Facebook Group Into a Thriving Startup HOW I TURNED A FACEBOOK GROUP INTO A THRIVING STARTUP

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Feb 20, 2019

This past summer, Facebook announced that it was removing more than 5,000 ad-targeting settings from its platform in response to accusations that those options enabled discriminatory behavior by advertisers. While that may have been beneficial to users, it makes it much harder for businesses to reac...

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How to Get or Grant Access to a Facebook Ads Account HOW TO GET OR GRANT ACCESS TO A FACEBOOK ADS ACCOUNT

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Feb 20, 2019

By Looking to work with someone else on a Facebook Ads account? Whether you’re granting access to a Facebook Ads agency/consultant or trying to get access yourself to help someone out, you can’t really work together if you can’t both get into the account.

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Virgin Media VIRGIN MEDIA'S TV AD SALES HAVE TAKEN A HIT FOR TWO AND A HALF YEARS - THANKS TO BREXIT

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Feb 20, 2019

A recent return on the Lobbying Register showed that executives from the broadcasting side of the media and communications business were asked to outline how they were preparing for a hard Brexit, at the request the Department of Communications.

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How to continually improve advertising across paid media platforms HOW TO CONTINUALLY IMPROVE ADVERTISING ACROSS PAID MEDIA PLATFORMS

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Feb 19, 2019

In 2019, how can marketers be expected to keep up with the growth and sophistication of digital advertising? How can they overcome the challenge of needing to be an expert in specific platforms while also maintaining a good breadth of general digital knowledge both of which are needed to drive conti...

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Seven West Media says banks SEVEN WEST MEDIA SAYS BANKS' ADVERTISING COMING BACK, BUT MARKET STILL TOUGH

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Feb 19, 2019

Banks and insurers are returning to advertising markets as they try to rebuild trust after the banking royal commission, says Seven West Media chief executive Tim Worner, but continued uncertainty has forced the free-to-air broadcaster to downgrade its full-year earnings forecast.

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Facebook’s Automatic Commenting On Messenger Ads & Posts FACEBOOK’S AUTOMATIC COMMENTING ON MESSENGER ADS & POSTS

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Feb 19, 2019

As a Facebook Marketer, you are always looking for innovative and new ways to generate more leads at a lower cost. For those selling courses or marketing services, it is also always important to be ahead of clients to showcase your skills. One of the new features with Messenger Marketing is the Comm...

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Why You Should Pair Programmatic Advertising with Paid Search WHY YOU SHOULD PAIR PROGRAMMATIC ADVERTISING WITH PAID SEARCH

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Feb 19, 2019

While experienced search marketers are quite familiar with auctions, the programmatic auction is a different beast. Navigating the ins and outs of programmatic advertising can be a lot harder than launching a Google Ads campaign.For this reason, the two often don’t work together.This is also t...

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How does Digital Marketing increase number of new leads HOW DOES DIGITAL MARKETING INCREASE NUMBER OF NEW LEADS

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Feb 18, 2019

The digital world has brought a lot of distractions to many people. With the many fun pages on the internet, people are cluttered to this world. Content and social media marketing can be a bit hectic to deliver to your audience. Despite the digital tactics used by digital marketers, this is a slow p...

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Idea Works to host marketing workshop Feb. 22 IDEA WORKS TO HOST MARKETING WORKSHOP FEB. 22

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Feb 18, 2019

This happens to be the time of year when many companies are still planning and beginning to execute on their growth strategies and tactics," said Source Brand Solutions director, Jack Windsor. "So to me, the most powerful way to help someone is to give them an experience, and this workshop...

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53 Alternative Ad Networks to Open Up New Channels of Growth in 2019 53 ALTERNATIVE AD NETWORKS TO OPEN UP NEW CHANNELS OF GROWTH IN 2019

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Feb 18, 2019

There’s no doubt about it — Google and Facebook have become the most popular advertising platforms. Over 3 million businesses advertise on Facebook and 1.5 million businesses are advertising through Google AdWords. But just because these two giants are the most used platforms for online ...

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Amazon has a big advertising business. Walmart wants one too AMAZON HAS A BIG ADVERTISING BUSINESS. WALMART WANTS ONE TOO

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Feb 18, 2019

Having watched Amazon.com build a massive advertising business, brick and mortar stores are looking to do the same. Walmart, Target and grocery chains Kroger and Ahold Delhaize are quietly courting big brands with a sales pitch that goes something like this: Facebook might know what your customers l...

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YouTube Advertising: Is It Worth Your Time and Effort? YOUTUBE ADVERTISING: IS IT WORTH YOUR TIME AND EFFORT?

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Feb 18, 2019

YouTube has become a video search engine many people have come to love, even those less tech-savvy. In fact, we spend a billion hours a day on YouTube, more than Netflix and Facebook video combined! Yes, people love YouTube, but the major question remains for many businesses: is it a platform worth ...

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21 Facebook Advertising Tips to Try Right Now 21 FACEBOOK ADVERTISING TIPS TO TRY RIGHT NOW

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Feb 18, 2019

If you’ve followed the WordStream blog since its inception in 2009  you know we’ve written a metric ton of Facebook content: Facebook ad benchmarks. How to lower your Facebook ad costs. Using Facebook ads to drive webinar registrations. Common Facebook ad myths, debunked. Using Face...

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A Consolidated Base: Acquiring New Clients In Digital Marketing A CONSOLIDATED BASE: ACQUIRING NEW CLIENTS IN DIGITAL MARKETING

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Feb 16, 2019

Digital marketing essentially is a numbers game. The ideas and plans implemented behind-the-scenes based on factual data is what decides the fate of a company. It’s ironic that many consider fancy pitches sans importance on data to be their ‘winning formula’. A formula consists of ...

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3 Key Advertising Takeaways From the IBM Think Conference 3 KEY ADVERTISING TAKEAWAYS FROM THE IBM THINK CONFERENCE

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Feb 15, 2019

The 2019 IBM Think Conference in San Francisco offered several glimpses at how the venerable technology company and its partners envision the future of advertising. With blockchain, artificial intelligence and more, IBM expects a more efficient market as it becomes easier to track the flow of ad dol...

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The Complete Digital Marketing 2019 Guide THE COMPLETE DIGITAL MARKETING 2019 GUIDE

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Feb 15, 2019

This is your Complete Digital Marketing 2019 Guide aimed to give you the full run down on everything you need for your digital marketing journey. Whether you’re a beginner student or a professional, we’re here to offer you the skills and knowledge you need to be the next digital marketin...

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Ad buyers’ latest gripe: Outstream video ads playing out of view AD BUYERS’ LATEST GRIPE: OUTSTREAM VIDEO ADS PLAYING OUT OF VIEW

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Feb 15, 2019

In recent weeks, an advertiser bought outstream video ads from several outstream video ad vendors running on mobile web and found that, in some instances, the ads’ completion rates exceeded their viewability rates. That led this advertiser, who asked to remain anonymous, to conclude that the a...

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The Rundown: Tensions escalate between Amazon and major brands THE RUNDOWN: TENSIONS ESCALATE BETWEEN AMAZON AND MAJOR BRANDS

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Feb 15, 2019

In media buying circles, the big buzz is Energizer. It started with a desktop search for Energizer batteries on Amazon.com that resulted in an ad for Amazon’s own Basics brand batteries so massive that people had to scroll to get to the Energizer product they’d searched for. Then, the ba...

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Pitch deck: How Vice pitched its Snapchat Discover channel launch PITCH DECK: HOW VICE PITCHED ITS SNAPCHAT DISCOVER CHANNEL LAUNCH

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Feb 15, 2019

Snapchat Discover has come a long way since its debut in January 2015. The platform started with 11 media partners and has since grown to more than 100 globally. While some publishers, such as Yahoo, Warner Music and most recently The New York Times, have left Discover, many have stuck with it. In f...

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Secrets of a successful Snapchat advertising strategy SECRETS OF A SUCCESSFUL SNAPCHAT ADVERTISING STRATEGY

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Feb 15, 2019

Social media has grown into a dominant business tool as marketers have increasingly realised its potential for reaching key audiences. Today, 74% of businesses believe social media is a key component to their marketing strategy, with 2.77 billion people expected to use social platforms worldwide by ...

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How to Fix Your Facebook Ads Strategy Fast HOW TO FIX YOUR FACEBOOK ADS STRATEGY FAST

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Feb 15, 2019

We’ve all heard the supposed-rumors. Facebook Ads don’t work. They’re too expensive. They don’t actually get results. Too many people leave too many negative comments and it’s all one big giant scam to get us to throw away our money.

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5 Design ideas to create online Ads more effective 5 DESIGN IDEAS TO CREATE ONLINE ADS MORE EFFECTIVE

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Feb 15, 2019

Although the vast majority of design projects follow the same design theory and graphic design trend, the decisive factors for the success or failure of different design products are not the same. This is the case with web page advertising design. Usually, the space reserved for advertising space is...

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How to Advertise on Facebook: Advertising Skills for 2019 HOW TO ADVERTISE ON FACEBOOK: ADVERTISING SKILLS FOR 2019

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Feb 14, 2019

This is where Facebook advertising becomes a big part of your marketing strategy. With a feature called “micro-targeting,” it allows you to reach your target based on interests, location, demographics, and even behavioral patterns. This means that, if you do it right, you can always get ...

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3 Things Financial Marketers Must Know About Digital Video Now 3 THINGS FINANCIAL MARKETERS MUST KNOW ABOUT DIGITAL VIDEO NOW

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Feb 14, 2019

Video advertising for banks and credit unions is evolving far beyond classic commercials and traditional TV screens. Digital disruptors keep coming up with new ways to slice audiences and reach them with innovative formats and messages that engage and entertain viewers.

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UK starts to get tough over online advertising issue UK STARTS TO GET TOUGH OVER ONLINE ADVERTISING ISSUE

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Feb 14, 2019

The United Kingdom government has asked the nation’s Competition and Markets Authority to look into the “largely opaque and extremely complex” world of online advertising.Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright announced the probe in the House of Commons on Tuesday, after the publication o...

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CONFIRMED: Facebook Allowed Fake News Ads Ahead Of Nigeria CONFIRMED: FACEBOOK ALLOWED FAKE NEWS ADS AHEAD OF NIGERIA'S ELECTIONS

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Feb 14, 2019

A Facebook statement issued that month to the effect read: Earlier this month in Nigeria, we began temporarily disallowing electoral ads purchased from outside the country ahead of the election and will implement the same policy in Ukraine ahead of their election. Advertisers will need to be authori...

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Programmatic Marketing/Advertising Market 2019 Global Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast to 2023 PROGRAMMATIC MARKETING/ADVERTISING MARKET 2019 GLOBAL ANALYSIS, OPPORTUNITIES AND FORECAST TO 2023

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Feb 14, 2019

Global Programmaticing/Advertising Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023 presents the analytical view of the industry that will enable readers to formulate and develop critical strategies for their businesses’ future expansion. With this report on Progra...

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New rules hit gambling brands targeting under-18s NEW RULES HIT GAMBLING BRANDS TARGETING UNDER-18S

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Feb 13, 2019

Coming into force on 1 April, the guidelines devised by the Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP), which is responsible for writing and maintaining the UK advertising codes, will prohibit online ads for gambling products being targeted at individuals likely to be aged under 18. These standards co...

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DTC brands are running into TV advertising’s legacy limitations DTC BRANDS ARE RUNNING INTO TV ADVERTISING’S LEGACY LIMITATIONS

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Feb 13, 2019

Underwear company ThirdLove doesn’t work with agencies to buy ads, except for when it’s buying TV ads. “You have to go through an agency. It’s almost impossible to buy [TV] directly yourself,” said Dave Spector, co-founder and co-CEO of ThirdLove, in an interview at the...

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Pitch deck: How Quora is selling advertisers PITCH DECK: HOW QUORA IS SELLING ADVERTISERS

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Feb 12, 2019

Quora has all the answers and wants to sell ads against the Founded in 2009, the question-and-answer site attracts more than 300 million unique visitors per month, according to the company’s pitch deck, provided to Digiday by an advertiser. That’s up from 200 million in June 2017. Over t...

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When it comes to agencies, brands care more about cost than transparency WHEN IT COMES TO AGENCIES, BRANDS CARE MORE ABOUT COST THAN TRANSPARENCY

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Feb 12, 2019

Price, not transparency or partnerships, remains the priority for clients when it comes to their agencies.
Last year, agencies pitching for the $1.7 billion global ad account for GlaxoSmithKline were asked to make upfront guarantees on the cost of media, despite it being widely acknowledged t...

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Weed meets luxury: Barneys is launching a cannabis shop inside its own store WEED MEETS LUXURY: BARNEYS IS LAUNCHING A CANNABIS SHOP INSIDE ITS OWN STORE

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Feb 12, 2019

In March, the luxury retailer will open a cannabis lifestyle shop on the fifth floor of its Beverly Hills flagship store and will begin to sell select cannabis accessory products on Barneys.com, according to Matthew Mazzucca, creative director at Barneys New York.

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‘It is a sticking plaster’: Ads.txt is not stamping out fraud ‘IT IS A STICKING PLASTER’: ADS.TXT IS NOT STAMPING OUT FRAUD

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Feb 12, 2019

Policing ads.txt files is an ongoing battle for publishers.Ads.txt was a tool launched with much fanfare in 2017 to help combat a persistent form of ad fraud: the unauthorized selling of publisher ad inventory and domain spoofing. But last week, a major flaw was highlighted as ads.txt was revealed b...

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The Pitch: Advertising and marketing news for 2.12.19 THE PITCH: ADVERTISING AND MARKETING NEWS FOR 2.12.19

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Feb 12, 2019

Wildfire launched websites for Commercial Realty North Carolina and Village Tavern, both based in Winston-Salem. The agency’s campaign for Guilford College in Greensboro was the 2019 Grand Award winner in the CASE National Platinum Awards total advertising campaign category.

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HOW TO GROW AND DISTRIBUTE YOUR BRAND’S SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT HOW TO GROW AND DISTRIBUTE YOUR BRAND’S SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT

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Feb 12, 2019

Mastering content strategy, creation, and distribution for your brand on social media is a difficult and long process. But, in an effort to provide you guys with as much value as possible, I’m going to help speed up that process and show you how I do it on a daily basis for my personal brand.

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How to Use Artificial Intelligence in Digital Marketing HOW TO USE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN DIGITAL MARKETING

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Feb 12, 2019

The use of artificial intelligence in business operations and practices has become a necessary rite of passage into the 21st century. 47% of digitally mature organizations—those with advanced digital practices—already have a defined AI strategy, and 84% of business executives agree that ...

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27 Instagram Hacks, Tips, & Features Everyone Should Know About 27 INSTAGRAM HACKS, TIPS, & FEATURES EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT

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Feb 11, 2019

Instagram has become the favorite social network of many -- and not just for teens and Millennials. In fact, according to the Pew Research Center, 35% of online adults use Instagram -- up 3% from 2016. Compare that, for example, to 24% on Twitter.

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7 Recent Online Advertising Updates You Should Know 7 RECENT ONLINE ADVERTISING UPDATES YOU SHOULD KNOW

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Feb 11, 2019

With an ever-expanding suite of platforms for you to leverage, it makes sense that new features, ad formats, placements, and targeting functionalities are emerging (and vanishing) all the time. And although that’s what makes online advertising exciting, it’s also what makes online advert...

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See the difference: CGTN advertising design pockets awards in Germany SEE THE DIFFERENCE: CGTN ADVERTISING DESIGN POCKETS AWARDS IN GERMANY

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Feb 10, 2019

The "Award Ceremony of the 2019 German Design Award" was held at Messe Frankfurt, Germany on Friday, with CGTN designs pocketing two awards, gaining nods from an international jury in its pioneering styles as well as commercial success.

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How Nextdoor is using verified location data to quietly build a big ads business HOW NEXTDOOR IS USING VERIFIED LOCATION DATA TO QUIETLY BUILD A BIG ADS BUSINESS

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Feb 08, 2019

Nextdoor, the 7-year-old social network for neighborhoods, is after more advertising dollars. The quick pitch: Nextdoor is home to only users with verified addresses across 190,000 U.S. neighborhoods. That means advertisers can target real people by their specific location, merging the online and of...

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‘It’s a land grab’: Amazon is now testing ads in Amazon Business ‘IT’S A LAND GRAB’: AMAZON IS NOW TESTING ADS IN AMAZON BUSINESS

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Feb 08, 2019

Amazon has begun testing ads within the Amazon Business marketplace in an effort to get more B2B clients.
Three agency executives that have received access to the beta program told Digiday that the company is now letting companies advertise within its Amazon Business marketplace, where compan...

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Five trends shaping digital transformation in 2019 FIVE TRENDS SHAPING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN 2019

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Feb 08, 2019

The word “experience” is often used in business, and for good reason. According to a Forrester Consulting study commissioned by Adobe, 80 percent of business decision makers said improving their organizations’ customer experience was one of their top priorities in the coming year. ...

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10 Social Media Marketing Tools You Just Might Need 10 SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING TOOLS YOU JUST MIGHT NEED

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Feb 08, 2019

Social media marketing is a rather counterintuitive field. It looks like anyone could do it: post something (anything!) on social media, look for existing content, talk to people, fill your company’s Instagram account with your most photogenic team members. Sounds like a task for any kid of to...

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How could Facebook’s use of blockchain affect marketing and advertising? HOW COULD FACEBOOK’S USE OF BLOCKCHAIN AFFECT MARKETING AND ADVERTISING?

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Feb 07, 2019

That question arises following news this week that the social giant has hired the team behind UK-based blockchain startup Chainspace, which was reportedly working on a smart contracts platform. Reports indicate Facebook’s interest is in the team’s expertise rather than the specific techn...

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Reports: Instagram advertisers stay loyal, keep spending more REPORTS: INSTAGRAM ADVERTISERS STAY LOYAL, KEEP SPENDING MORE

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Feb 07, 2019

GroupM advises its clients and the agencies within its network against buying ads on Facebook’s Audience Network because Facebook does not tell advertisers where exactly those ads appear. When GroupM is paying for its clients’ ads to run somewhere, it expects to know exactly where they r...

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Helping big brands be more digital is the future of the advertising business HELPING BIG BRANDS BE MORE DIGITAL IS THE FUTURE OF THE ADVERTISING BUSINESS

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Feb 07, 2019

Major shifts in brand spending and expectations, along with increased competition from new players like global consultancies, have forced major advertising holding companies to reckon with their business models and corporate structures in recent years.

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Less anonymity and more personality behind account-based marketing success, B2B Marketing report finds LESS ANONYMITY AND MORE PERSONALITY BEHIND ACCOUNT-BASED MARKETING SUCCESS, B2B MARKETING REPORT FINDS

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Feb 07, 2019

Grad advocates building personal relationships through social media platforms such as LinkedIn, sending personal messages from named individuals to prospects, rather than a broadcast approach from your brand. He also uses social networks to identify buying committees rather than organisation charts,...

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Updated: Prepare to say goodbye to Facebook ad set budgets UPDATED: PREPARE TO SAY GOODBYE TO FACEBOOK AD SET BUDGETS

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Feb 05, 2019

Facebook announced on Wednesday, starting in September, new and existing campaigns will be migrated to Facebook’s automated campaign budget allocation system that optimizes the campaign budget across an advertiser’s ad sets. Advertisers will have limited control over budgets at the ad-se...

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Facebook at 15: An advertising titan that needs to grow up FACEBOOK AT 15: AN ADVERTISING TITAN THAT NEEDS TO GROW UP

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Feb 04, 2019

Growing up in the early noughties, the platform was mostly a big cringe-inducing hub of photos uploaded from digital cameras, unsolicited pokes from strangers and inane status updates that Facebook’s ‘memory’ algorithm makes sure still haunt you to this day an addictive combination...

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Growing ‘unicorns’ with brand response TV advertising GROWING ‘UNICORNS’ WITH BRAND RESPONSE TV ADVERTISING

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Feb 04, 2019

Advertising during the Super Bowl is designed to make a statement. Brands use those premium slots as an opportunity to make people laugh or cry, to take a political stance, but most of all, to make a lasting impression. At $5 million for a 30-second spot, Super Bowl ads aren’t cheap, and just ...

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Facebook Algorithms & Personal Data: Are They Getting it Right? FACEBOOK ALGORITHMS & PERSONAL DATA: ARE THEY GETTING IT RIGHT?

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Feb 04, 2019

Last Fall, the Pew Research Center asked 942 adults in the U.S. to log in to their Facebook page and navigate to the page containing their Facebook ad categories. This is a section in their Facebook account that lists categories Facebook believes the user is interested in, based on their behavior an...

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Top 5 Sell-Side AdTech Thought Leaders TOP 5 SELL-SIDE ADTECH THOUGHT LEADERS

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Feb 03, 2019

AdTech Thought Leaders have given us an Amazing blessing. Without pioneers, thought leaders and those that pave the way forward for others, what would the AdTech industry be like today? These leaders have helped create a multi-billion dollar industry with their innovative technology, industry expert...

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Facebook ad revenue tops $16.6 billion, driven by Instagram, Stories FACEBOOK AD REVENUE TOPS $16.6 BILLION, DRIVEN BY INSTAGRAM, STORIES

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Jan 31, 2019

After more than a year of criticism over its mismanagement of user data and privacy concerns, Facebook’s 2018 fourth-quarter earnings report for 2018 showed ad profits did not suffer. On Wednesday, Facebook reported advertising revenue at $16.6 billion for the final quarter of last year, up 30...

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PPC Geotargeting Benefits & 8 Best Practices PPC GEOTARGETING BENEFITS & 8 BEST PRACTICES

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Jan 30, 2019

Why is geotargeting so important? It brings many improvements to scaling efforts, budget optimization, reporting, and aligning insights with other marketing channels (both digital and non-digital). No matter the scope, any paid search strategy is incomplete without geotargeting considerations. Wheth...

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What Digital Marketers Need to Know About Cookies & Tracking WHAT DIGITAL MARKETERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COOKIES & TRACKING

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Jan 30, 2019

At one point in time, the cookie was the gold standard of tracking digital marketing efforts. Flash forward even just a few years, the cookie began to date itself as attribution and multi-channel tracking became a thing. Move forward to smartphones and, although cookies are still useful, a cookie ca...

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The Alchemy of Creative Advertising THE ALCHEMY OF CREATIVE ADVERTISING

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Jan 30, 2019

On the other side of the world is a very unique crowd which changes the world through the tangible recreation of their vision. These are our artists. They collect thoughts from every nook and cranny in the abstract of their mind and they create art in different forms that mesmerize human beings. Lik...

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A Guide To Facebook Advertising For Young Entrepreneurs A GUIDE TO FACEBOOK ADVERTISING FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS

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Jan 30, 2019

As a remote worker for several companies, an essential element of my work is managing the advertising strategy on Facebook. I carefully follow the changes that occur on this platform, and I use different types of advertisements at different stages of the customer’s journey in the sales funnel....

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Stop Skimping on Storytelling in Your Digital Ads STOP SKIMPING ON STORYTELLING IN YOUR DIGITAL ADS

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Jan 30, 2019

The rumors of the death of storytelling within the digital advertising world are exaggerated. Not only is storytelling not dead, it’s more important than ever, despite the exhortations of a few contrarians. Broader saturation of ads across the web and a continuous increase in ad blindness (not...

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4 Tools For Online Marketing You Will Need This Year 4 TOOLS FOR ONLINE MARKETING YOU WILL NEED THIS YEAR

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Jan 29, 2019

Gone are the days when the internet was a whole new concept for almost everyone. You now have businesses competing with each other to get more customers online. Some rely on to obtain more clients, while others scourge for other valuable digital marketing trends to help them in the longer run. Every...

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Two months in, Facebook Attribution gets mixed reviews TWO MONTHS IN, FACEBOOK ATTRIBUTION GETS MIXED REVIEWS

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Jan 29, 2019

In November, Facebook moved its attribution tool out of beta, making it available to all advertisers. The tool brings marketers on the platform one step closer to capturing an overview of the full customer journey, from the first touch point to conversion. Powered by Facebook pixel, the tool gives a...

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How to Grow Your Digital Marketing Business HOW TO GROW YOUR DIGITAL MARKETING BUSINESS

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Jan 28, 2019

Running a digital marketing business? Need to accelerate your growth? This guide shares some advanced tactics to grow your digital marketing agency faster. It’s tough out there for digital marketing businesses. Startups are eating away at your market share, global competitors are undercutting ...

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Where to Focus Your Social Ad Reporting Efforts in 2019 WHERE TO FOCUS YOUR SOCIAL AD REPORTING EFFORTS IN 2019

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Jan 28, 2019

Social is changing, and the stakes for getting your online strategy right are rapidly rising. Thanks to paid media’s advantageous targeting abilities and wide reach, more marketers are investing in their social media strategy than ever before. The latest CMO Survey found that social media now ...

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How predictive analytics is reinventing the art of lead generation HOW PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS IS REINVENTING THE ART OF LEAD GENERATION

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Jan 28, 2019

One of the biggest challenges all businesses struggle with is attracting high-quality leads. A poor lead conversion rate will cost a company a lot of money in fruitless marketing efforts and missed opportunities to generate sales from actual paying customers. Russell Ruffino is a renowned small busi...

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Twitter’s tampered samples: Limitations of big data sampling in social media TWITTER’S TAMPERED SAMPLES: LIMITATIONS OF BIG DATA SAMPLING IN SOCIAL MEDIA

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Jan 28, 2019

Despite the many scandals surrounding social media companies and their practices of data sharing, they are still central platforms of opinion formation and public discourse. Therefore, social media data is widely analyzed in academic and applied social research. Twitter has become the de facto core ...

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Facebook Marketing Advertising For Affiliates: 4 Steps For Neophytes FACEBOOK MARKETING ADVERTISING FOR AFFILIATES: 4 STEPS FOR NEOPHYTES

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Jan 28, 2019

If you’re new to Facebook marketing advertising, it’s crucial to learn the basics on how to create and establish your brand through it. So it’s needed to check online course reviews before getting started. In this post, you’ll learn about Facebook marketing advertising and it...

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Bringing advertising to life with holograms BRINGING ADVERTISING TO LIFE WITH HOLOGRAMS

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Jan 28, 2019

While they may seem like a fancy of the future and something reminiscent from episodes of Star Trek, holograms are here, and they seem to be the new buzzword when it comes to advertising in international markets.  While hologram advertising is still fairly new to the South African market, more ...

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Tips from the trenches of advertising TIPS FROM THE TRENCHES OF ADVERTISING

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Jan 28, 2019

This one is first, as I think it’s the most important: have your client’s back. I think this is the most vital piece of advice I can give you. Really. Really really. Advertising is (much as certain people pretend that it isn’t) a business. You can’t (unless you want to spend ...

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3 Things you Have to know before choosing a Digital Marketing Firm 3 THINGS YOU HAVE TO KNOW BEFORE CHOOSING A DIGITAL MARKETING FIRM

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Jan 27, 2019

Surely you’ve seen some of the the online chatter about “digital marketing.” There are a million platforms, channels, systems, software programs and “strategies” that are guaranteed to make you a million bucks. And every month it’s something new.

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5 Facebook Tests That Can Improve Your Marketing 5 FACEBOOK TESTS THAT CAN IMPROVE YOUR MARKETING

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Jan 25, 2019

We often think about testing as something that is specific to the medium that we are in. For example, we do website testing to test and improve our website. We do email headline testing to improve the results of our email. But what if we could use digital tests to improve other areas of our marketin...

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How to Market Your Crowdfunding Campaign With PPC Advertising HOW TO MARKET YOUR CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN WITH PPC ADVERTISING

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Jan 25, 2019

In today’s economic environment, it can be difficult to secure funding for your business let alone find an investor willing to shell out major cash for your project. So, for that reason, crowdfunding has become a popular way to raise money and resources from the support of many smaller investo...

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How to Use Email Marketing to Build Brand Awareness HOW TO USE EMAIL MARKETING TO BUILD BRAND AWARENESS

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Jan 25, 2019

Emails have always been a marketer’s go-to tool. It is an effective channel for building your brand image and keep customers engaged. 82% of marketers consider email as the most effective channel to market content and improve lead nurturing and conversion rates. Planning an effective email mar...

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Bing vs Google: Why they both matter to SEO BING VS GOOGLE: WHY THEY BOTH MATTER TO SEO

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Jan 24, 2019

We know that most people think of Google as the only search engine around. Proof of this is the fact that people generally refer to it as “Googling” something when making an online search. How many times, for example, have you heard someone anyone pronounces: “Let’s Bing it!&...

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Top 10 Changes to Facebook You Need to Know About in 2019 TOP 10 CHANGES TO FACEBOOK YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IN 2019

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Jan 24, 2019

Over 1.49 Billion active users are on Facebook and over 78% of them use Facebook to find products to buy. Now more than ever, you have an even wider audience to show your brand to. But just having a Facebook page isn't enough...If you're curious to learn how you can use Facebook to grow your...

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How to build an effective and productive SMM advertising strategy HOW TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE AND PRODUCTIVE SMM ADVERTISING STRATEGY

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Jan 23, 2019

Correctly built SMM advertising strategy is the main method for businesses to build a loyal audience, increase brand or company awareness and stimulate sales. Social networks are powerful tools for products and services promotion and it is possible to achieve lots of business goals through such onli...

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Competitors and keyword advertising: how to protect your mark COMPETITORS AND KEYWORD ADVERTISING: HOW TO PROTECT YOUR MARK

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Jan 23, 2019

Over the past decade, advertising and sales have moved onto online platforms, transforming search engines into essential platforms for business promotion. Keyword advertising services such as Google Adwords and Baidu Promotion allow an advertiser to bid for certain keywords linked to its advertiseme...

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The New Native Advertising Narrative THE NEW NATIVE ADVERTISING NARRATIVE

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Jan 23, 2019

Native has been a standard practice in digital advertising ever since it eclipsed the awkward banner ad after readers migrated from desktop to mobile in the early 2010s. Publishers love the format because they can charge high CPMs and advertisers have embraced it as a more efficient means of reachin...

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Facebook Ads for Healthcare Professionals: A Master Blueprint FACEBOOK ADS FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: A MASTER BLUEPRINT

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Jan 23, 2019

So, you’re a healthcare professional toying with the notion of investing a bit of time and resources into advertising on Facebook and/or Instagram, and you’re looking for a bit more information to fully persuade you into taking the plunge.You might be thinking to yourself: man, that sent...

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7 Ways to Use Facebook Lead Gen Ads You May Not Have Thought Of 7 WAYS TO USE FACEBOOK LEAD GEN ADS YOU MAY NOT HAVE THOUGHT OF

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Jan 23, 2019

Just because something is specifically developed for a specific purpose doesn’t mean that there is only one use for it.Lead gen ads on Facebook (and LinkedIn) are just such an example in online advertising.They were developed to help lead generation companies, B2B or B2C, generate leads to fol...

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4 Tips to Develop Your Brand in 2019 Using Online Video 4 TIPS TO DEVELOP YOUR BRAND IN 2019 USING ONLINE VIDEO

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Jan 22, 2019

Are you currently taking advantage of what online video has to offer? In most cases, everyone has a preference for visual content and video over written article content. This is also seen daily through both Google and social media. More people are using their mobile devices to search and find inform...

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4 Digital Marketing Strategies Every Law Firm Should Be Using 4 DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGIES EVERY LAW FIRM SHOULD BE USING

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Jan 22, 2019

As someone who does digital marketing for attorneys, one of the more competitive industries on the web, you must always remain one step ahead of the competition. Keeping a law firm’s site at the top of the SERPs is more complicated than it was even a few years ago, but putting some time and ef...

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Top 9 Benefits of Social Media for Your Business TOP 9 BENEFITS OF SOCIAL MEDIA FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Jan 22, 2019

Social media has certainly proven beneficial over the last two decades. Once a communication experiment that later evolved into platforms figuring out just how much personal data people would make available to their “digital networks,” social media remains a huge part of Americans’...

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How Does Advertising Really Work? HOW DOES ADVERTISING REALLY WORK?

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Jan 22, 2019

We all know the answer to this, don’t we? Or do we really understand how advertising works?  The following states that advertising on social platforms doesn’t work. An August 2017 study from CivicScience, an online polling company that surveys consumers on their favorite websites an...

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How does Zara survive despite minimal advertising? HOW DOES ZARA SURVIVE DESPITE MINIMAL ADVERTISING?

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Jan 22, 2019

The fast-fashion experience it provides could be one of the many reasons why it has consistently remained popular among consumers worldwide, especially those who constantly seek the latest fashion trends. However, there is much debate on whether Zara advertises much. After all, how does a retailer s...

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How Are In-App Advertising Rates Calculated? HOW ARE IN-APP ADVERTISING RATES CALCULATED?

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Jan 22, 2019

CPM, which stands for Cost Per Mille, is one of the original and still most common way of paying for mobile ads. Essentially, this denotes the cost for 1,000 impressions of a particular ad. This is the basic way for paying for reach and initial awareness, in part because it’s easy to understan...

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Who still clicks on ads anyway WHO STILL CLICKS ON ADS ANYWAY

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Jan 21, 2019

New data from Clutch says that seventy-seven percent (77%) of people recognize paid search ads easily compared to what organic search results look like - and it's causing a shift in the way advertisers approach consumers. People use search engines to find answers to questions and often click pai...

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How to Measure Your PPC Campaign HOW TO MEASURE YOUR PPC CAMPAIGN

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Jan 21, 2019

Previously in our Simple Tech for Small Business Owners series, we talked about PPC (pay per click) advertising. This is a great method for small businesses to get ads out there since they only need to pay for ads that generate actual clicks to their website, not just duration of ad time. But having...

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7 Deadly AdWords Mistakes That’ll Make You Broke 7 DEADLY ADWORDS MISTAKES THAT’LL MAKE YOU BROKE

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Jan 21, 2019

We’re always looking to get more from our marketing efforts. If you haven’t been using Google AdWords pay per click (PPC) ads to drive targeted traffic to your landing pages, you may be doing yourself a disservice. More clicks translate into more visitors, leads, and customers for your b...

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How Voice Search and Commands are Going to Change Advertising HOW VOICE SEARCH AND COMMANDS ARE GOING TO CHANGE ADVERTISING

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Jan 21, 2019

When Google started its experimental voice search service in 2001, everyone was skeptical about its future. But, as of today, it has become a way of life. From finding a restaurant nearby to ordering a toy online, people have started realizing the power of their voice. And, sooner rather than later,...

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Google Ads – Should I Incorporate Them in My Marketing Strategy? GOOGLE ADS – SHOULD I INCORPORATE THEM IN MY MARKETING STRATEGY?

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Jan 20, 2019

You’ve probably searched for a product using Google Search and immediately saw a high-ranking result with a small label reading “Ad.” It’s there for a reason someone paid the popular search for it. Taking advantage of these types of ads may be useful for your marketing strate...

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Amazon Knows What You Buy. And It’s Building a Big Ad Business From It. AMAZON KNOWS WHAT YOU BUY. AND IT’S BUILDING A BIG AD BUSINESS FROM IT.

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Jan 20, 2019

SEATTLE  When a chain of physical therapy centers wanted new patients, it aimed online ads at people near its offices who had bought knee braces recently on Amazon. When a financial services provider wanted to promote its retirement advisory business, it directed ads to people in their 40s and ...

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Pay-Per-Click Budgets vs Bids: What’s the Difference? PAY-PER-CLICK BUDGETS VS BIDS: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Jan 18, 2019

One thing I’ve noticed when creating PPC campaigns for clients is that money talk can get a little murky. If they're not familiar with Google Ads or other similar platforms, it’s easy to get caught up trying to figure out where your money should go and why. As a result, the concepts ...

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The Trends That Will Define Mobile Advertising in 2019 THE TRENDS THAT WILL DEFINE MOBILE ADVERTISING IN 2019

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Jan 18, 2019

These days, mobile advertising predictions are practically akin to digital advertising predictions, given mobile’s swift and continued rise to prominence. This year, mobile's share of the U.S. digital ad market climbed to 63 percent of total digital ad spending, and it shows no sign of slo...

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Introducing new to brand metrics for advertisers who sell on Amazon INTRODUCING NEW TO BRAND METRICS FOR ADVERTISERS WHO SELL ON AMAZON

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Jan 18, 2019

With the launch of new-to-brand metrics, Amazon Advertising now provides display, video, and Sponsored Brands advertisers the ability to measure and optimize campaigns, as well as plan future marketing strategies, to help grow your customer base on Amazon.

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Advertising Trends You Should Consider in 2019 ADVERTISING TRENDS YOU SHOULD CONSIDER IN 2019

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Jan 17, 2019

It's a new year, filled with new challenges to advertising professionals. The slow death of traditional advertising vehicles (TV, newspapers), the rise of new ones (mobile, video) and the rise of a new generation of consumers who simply will not be interrupted (millennials, Gen Z), means those r...

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Get more conversions by deconstructing your PPC ads GET MORE CONVERSIONS BY DECONSTRUCTING YOUR PPC ADS

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Jan 17, 2019

Chefs have been playing with improving the presentation of food by deconstructing meals into their components before recombining them into dishes that are a better version of the ingredients’ former selves. Sounds almost exactly like what PPC experts are doing with ads these days. When creatin...

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Advertisers are out of step with online shoppers ADVERTISERS ARE OUT OF STEP WITH ONLINE SHOPPERS

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Jan 16, 2019

It’s the era of e-commerce. Retailers like Amazon, Target, and Walmart are now not only major online shopping destinations. They are also powerful advertising platforms. There are more opportunities than ever for advertisers to connect with consumers during their online shopping journeys. But,...

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4 Strategies to Supercharge Your Online Marketing 4 STRATEGIES TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR ONLINE MARKETING

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Jan 16, 2019

Online marketing is one of the most effective tools to grow a business. However, in order to have an efficient strategy, businesses need to stay ahead of changing technology and user trends. Over the years, the way people consume online content has shifted considerably. A recent study by GlobalWebIn...

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Facebook Algorithms and Personal Data FACEBOOK ALGORITHMS AND PERSONAL DATA

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Jan 16, 2019

Most commercial sites, from social media platforms to news outlets to online retailers, collect a wide variety of data about their users’ behaviors. Platforms use this data to deliver content and recommendations based on users’ interests and traits, and to allow advertisers to target ads...

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Top 7 Facebook Ads Tips to Implement Today TOP 7 FACEBOOK ADS TIPS TO IMPLEMENT TODAY

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Jan 15, 2019

I can't wait for the Facebook Virtual Ads Summit on Jan. 24 not only because it's hosted by my company MobileMonkey, but because it's a major meeting of the social media minds.  We've got some of the brightest Facebook marketers joining us to talk about ad strategies, optimizati...

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11 Digital Marketing Tools You Can 11 DIGITAL MARKETING TOOLS YOU CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT

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Jan 15, 2019

Take a look at some of the tools that we use for our own marketing efforts here at Thomas, and see how you can incorporate them into your industrial marketing. One of our personal favorites, Canva is a design tool that can help you create professional-looking digital and print marketing collateral. ...

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Advertising Is The Key To Business Success ADVERTISING IS THE KEY TO BUSINESS SUCCESS

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Jan 15, 2019

There is no question that advertising is the key to the success of any business large or small, new or old. Without advertising and marketing practices a company simply cannot succeed or last long. To ensure long and lasting success, a business must engage in marketing and advertising in some way. I...

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Six Problems With Your Social Media Ads and How to Fix Them SIX PROBLEMS WITH YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA ADS AND HOW TO FIX THEM

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Jan 15, 2019

Social media advertising is a great, fairly low-cost way to reach new segments of your potential audience, further awareness of your brand, and increase your company’s revenue. However, there are also many moving parts to social media ad campaigns that need to be configured and optimized. That...

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How to Manage Your Instagram Advertising for Your Business? HOW TO MANAGE YOUR INSTAGRAM ADVERTISING FOR YOUR BUSINESS?

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Jan 14, 2019

One of the most important factors in running a successful business is advertising. In this day-and-age advertising is primarily done through social media. You’ve got Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, but the biggest player to this day is Instagram. With over 800 million people using the app 7 d...

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Why Use PPC Advertising? WHY USE PPC ADVERTISING?

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Jan 14, 2019

When I talk to prospective clients about online advertising, I get a lot of questions. Many business owners and marketing executives find themselves overwhelmed trying to decide if pay per click is the best option for their marketing spend. Between all of the traditional marketing methods available ...

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Five Ways To Improve Your Social Video Advertising FIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR SOCIAL VIDEO ADVERTISING

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Jan 14, 2019

According to a prediction by eMarketer, “Advertisers’ increasing spend will push mobile’s share of total media to 47.9% by 2022.” But despite mobile's position as one of the most prevalent mediums in our personal lives, creative execution on mobile is often an afterthough...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Google Ads & Facebook Remarketing A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO GOOGLE ADS & FACEBOOK REMARKETING

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Jan 14, 2019

Remarketing, using Google Ads and Facebook, is a great way to repeatedly get your brand in front of interested eyeballs and make your online strategic approach more successful. It is a second chance to advertise, an opportunity to cross-sell, or an opportunity to nurture your audience with your cont...

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Top 10 Bannerflow hacks for ad creation TOP 10 BANNERFLOW HACKS FOR AD CREATION

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Jan 13, 2019

The Bannerflow team are always looking for new ways we help our customers and improve our creative management platform (CMP). Our mission is all about producing awesome digital advertising and one way of doing that is by simplifying complexity.

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Here are 7 digital marketing trends your business needs to pay attention to in 2019 HERE ARE 7 DIGITAL MARKETING TRENDS YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS TO PAY ATTENTION TO IN 2019

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Jan 11, 2019

The new year is here, and digital marketing is more advanced and innovative than ever before, businesses have to keep up. It is very likely that the strategies you used last year won’t be effective in 2019. But the good news is I have been following the new digital marketing trends and strateg...

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4 Ways that Online Brands Can Prepare for Upcoming Social Media Marketing Trends 4 WAYS THAT ONLINE BRANDS CAN PREPARE FOR UPCOMING SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING TRENDS

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Jan 11, 2019

2018 was certainly a record-breaking year in many regards, but most notably in social media. Consumers are spending more time scrolling through social media platforms than ever before. In fact, a report from the Manifest found that 72% of consumers check social sites multiple times a day, and the av...

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Best Digital and SEO Services for Marketing your Online Branding BEST DIGITAL AND SEO SERVICES FOR MARKETING YOUR ONLINE BRANDING

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Jan 11, 2019

Digital marketing has served as one of the most excellent business tools for a lot of entrepreneurs these days. It not only has harnessed the power of digital and SEO services for marketing but also has helped the small business entrepreneurs in taking up their business to the next level. Digital an...

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How Facebook’s Advertising Base Is Trending HOW FACEBOOK’S ADVERTISING BASE IS TRENDING

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Jan 11, 2019

The vast majority of Facebook’s (FB) revenue comes from advertiser spending to promote brands or market products and services on its platforms, which together reach more than 6.0 billion people globally. According to a Facebook update in October, some 6.0 million advertisers are active on its ...

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Top 10 Trends in Digital Advertising in 2019 TOP 10 TRENDS IN DIGITAL ADVERTISING IN 2019

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Jan 11, 2019

As we jump headlong into 2019, the digital advertising industry continues its exciting journey through new ad formats, breaking news, and shifting ad budgets. To dive deep into the state of the industry and anticipate what the New Year will bring, we dove into industry data and the Marin Advertising...

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Media advertising slumps for 2018 MEDIA ADVERTISING SLUMPS FOR 2018

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Jan 10, 2019

Also, advertising spending on newspapers also declined by almost 20 percent to about Bt511 million in December last year. Total advertising expenditures on media increased slightly by 0.8 percent year on year in December last year to about Bt8.9 billion. Meanwhile, total advertising expenditure for ...

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I saw the future of advertising, and damn is it scary I SAW THE FUTURE OF ADVERTISING, AND DAMN IS IT SCARY

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Jan 10, 2019

The holy grail of advertising is creating a targeted message for specific individuals based on their shopping habits. The more information they have about you, the better they can offer you things they know you want. This is one of the biggest reasons your favorite retailers and restaurants offer lo...

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Advertising Tips to Generate More Sales Leads for your Business ADVERTISING TIPS TO GENERATE MORE SALES LEADS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Jan 10, 2019

Even the most amazing product in the history of mankind won’t sell if nobody knows about it. Why do you think so many startups with great ideas still end up failing in the first five years? As a top digital marketing firm, we understand the simple fact that even an average product can create g...

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Prophets of Profit 2019: ABM Experts Predict the Future PROPHETS OF PROFIT 2019: ABM EXPERTS PREDICT THE FUTURE

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Jan 10, 2019

Organizations with visions are trailblazers. They succeed where others fail. By working towards the prospects of a different future, they are, in turn, creating the future. Having vision and foresight is a crucial component to succeeding as a business. For the third year in a row, we bring you the &...

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Advertising ADVERTISING'S FUTURE IS IN ALL OUR HANDS

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Jan 09, 2019

Just before Christmas, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport published figures showing that the UK creative industries contributed £100bn to the British economy in 2017, growing at twice the rate of the economy since 2010. Advertising was billed as a star performer, with DCMS ...

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Continuing To Use a Model In Advertising After Expiration of the Original License May Cost Millions CONTINUING TO USE A MODEL IN ADVERTISING AFTER EXPIRATION OF THE ORIGINAL LICENSE MAY COST MILLIONS

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Jan 09, 2019

The cost of paying for forgiveness can be millions of dollars far more than the cost of the original license.  In Olive v. General Nutrition Centers, one advertiser just learned this the hard way.  GNC’s ad agency hired a model for a photo shoot at a cost of $4,800, which included on...

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10 digital advertising predictions for 2019 10 DIGITAL ADVERTISING PREDICTIONS FOR 2019

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Jan 08, 2019

This year has seen huge growth in digital ad spend. In particular, growth in the market has been driven by video and mobile video. eMarketer looks ahead at trends for 2019 with big players such as Facebook coming under ever-increasing scrutiny and GDPR having an impact on data policy. The eMarketer ...

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What is the Difference between Marketing and Advertising? WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MARKETING AND ADVERTISING?

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Jan 07, 2019

Coupled with this is digital marketing which backs up your advertising message. While advertising and marketing are inexorably intertwined, it is most often marketing that will carry the company’s message through and see it land at its successful destination. Marketing involves many elements, ...

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How Will Blockchain Impact Digital Marketing? HOW WILL BLOCKCHAIN IMPACT DIGITAL MARKETING?

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Jan 07, 2019

Blockchain technology is rapidly moving in on many industries. While it’s usually discussed in the financial and banking realm, there are many implications of blockchain outside of traditional markets. According to Statistica, in the telecommunications, media, and technology sector, blockchain...

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Facebook Advertising vs. Google Advertising: Which is Better? FACEBOOK ADVERTISING VS. GOOGLE ADVERTISING: WHICH IS BETTER?

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Jan 07, 2019

Many of our clients ask us about Facebook advertising. Mostly, they want to know which is the better platform for advertising, Google Ads or Facebook Ads. For some reason, this question has been coming up more and more often lately. Perhaps it’s because Facebook has been in the news so much. (...

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Why 2019 will be Facebook’s year of reckoning – and how it can fix it WHY 2019 WILL BE FACEBOOK’S YEAR OF RECKONING – AND HOW IT CAN FIX IT

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Jan 07, 2019

The social network will see declining growth rates if not an outright downward trajectory this year unless it makes two specific and significant changes. Sure, the total number of daily active users (DAUs) is increasing. But look more closely. The number of US and Canadian DAUs has remained flat for...

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Video Marketing Trends and Forecasts for 2019 VIDEO MARKETING TRENDS AND FORECASTS FOR 2019

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Jan 07, 2019

2018 was an exciting year for Video Marketing as we saw Facebook Video watching trends rise, Google provides video carousels on search pages and every social algorithm fully embrace the rise of the video above all other visuals for businesses and brands. In 2019, we expect Video Marketing to continu...

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The 25 Most Expensive Keywords in AdWords THE 25 MOST EXPENSIVE KEYWORDS IN ADWORDS

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Jan 04, 2019

Way, way back in 2011, when the world was young and fidget spinners weren’t yet a thing, there was lore floating around in the search marketing world that “mesothelioma” was the most expensive keyword to bid on in Google AdWords, costing upwards of $100 per click. But was it true? ...

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7 Facebook Ads Best Practices You Need to Implement 7 FACEBOOK ADS BEST PRACTICES YOU NEED TO IMPLEMENT

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Jan 04, 2019

The reason why you may want to use Facebook for marketing is the “reach” factor. With 2.27 billion monthly active users, there is a high probability that your prospective customers are currently hanging out on the social network. However, as Facebook grew with time, and as more and more ...

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WHY B2B ADVERTISING IS A BIG DEAL WHY B2B ADVERTISING IS A BIG DEAL

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Jan 04, 2019

When people think about the differences between B2C (business-to-consumer) and B2B (business-to-business) advertising, they typically differentiate between the two based on emotions. B2C advertising has been fueled by the notion that consumers are irrational and make purchase decisions impulsively. ...

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Top 10 Email Marketing Tips For Financial Services TOP 10 EMAIL MARKETING TIPS FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES

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Jan 04, 2019

Connecting with customers and assisting them in their journey with your business becomes easier with emails. Planning an email marketing strategy for financial services is a tough task as these emails are a lot more professional than the e-commerce emails. Financial services across the globe are imp...

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How to Find Profitable Targets in Facebook Advertising for B2B Marketers HOW TO FIND PROFITABLE TARGETS IN FACEBOOK ADVERTISING FOR B2B MARKETERS

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

Running a Facebook targeting campaign can help you get leads and improve your bottom line. So why not join the 54% of B2B marketers using social as a powerful lead-gen tool? If you are in the B2B space and you aren’t targeting prospects on Facebook yet, there’s a real chance you are miss...

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What are the Daily Tasks of a Social Media Manager? WHAT ARE THE DAILY TASKS OF A SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER?

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

If you think that the social media manager spends all day just reading Tweets and blogs while sipping coffee, think again. This person is responsible for the daily implementation of social media marketing strategy for the company. As part of the company-wide digital marketing strategy, the social me...

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4 WAYS TO UNDERSTAND YOUR MOBILE BILLBOARD ADVERTISING TARGET AUDIENCE 4 WAYS TO UNDERSTAND YOUR MOBILE BILLBOARD ADVERTISING TARGET AUDIENCE

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Jan 03, 2019

Regardless of the type of advertising that you use, understanding your audience is vital to the success of your business. Mobile billboard advertising is an effective model that works best when a campaign hits its target audience at the right time. Whether you’re a large business or just start...

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How the Advertising Landscape Will Continue to Evolve in 2019 HOW THE ADVERTISING LANDSCAPE WILL CONTINUE TO EVOLVE IN 2019

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

Advertising has historically been powered by media. While this is still the case, technology is increasingly at the industry’s center of gravity. This shift, along with outside influences ranging from the economy to politics, has brought the industry to a pivotal moment. Everything from how an...

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Five resolutions for programmatic advertising in 2019 FIVE RESOLUTIONS FOR PROGRAMMATIC ADVERTISING IN 2019

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

In our industry, the end of the year is a time for R&R, not rest and relaxation (as the digital ad ecosystem never sleeps), but reflection and resolutions. It's a time to evaluate and digest our successes as well as our shortcomings, allowing us to set a new direction as we continue to evolv...

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Can Google conquer programmatic outdoor advertising? We ask the experts - Econsultancy CAN GOOGLE CONQUER PROGRAMMATIC OUTDOOR ADVERTISING? WE ASK THE EXPERTS - ECONSULTANCY

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

Last week came the news from WirtschaftsWoche that Google intends to make a foray into out-of-home (OOH) advertising in Germany. Whilst programmatic OOH is nothing new (the automated buying of digital outdoor space) and allows advertisers to change their messaging according to variables such as time...

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These ad blockers replace digital ads with cats, art, and vintage advertising THESE AD BLOCKERS REPLACE DIGITAL ADS WITH CATS, ART, AND VINTAGE ADVERTISING

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

A host of niche ad blockers are helping web surfers trade annoying ads for cats, art, and inspiration. The tools are part of a burgeoning cottage industry of blocking software birthed by popular frustration with disruptive digital ads in recent years. But where most of their ilk simply scrub pop-ups...

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How the Advertising Landscape Will Continue to Evolve in 2019 HOW THE ADVERTISING LANDSCAPE WILL CONTINUE TO EVOLVE IN 2019

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

Advertising has historically been powered by media. While this is still the case, technology is increasingly at the industry’s center of gravity. This shift, along with outside influences ranging from the economy to politics, has brought the industry to a pivotal moment. Everything from how an...

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Five resolutions for programmatic advertising in 2019 FIVE RESOLUTIONS FOR PROGRAMMATIC ADVERTISING IN 2019

blog article

Jan 03, 2019

In our industry, the end of the year is a time for R&R, not rest and relaxation (as the digital ad ecosystem never sleeps), but reflection and resolutions. It's a time to evaluate and digest our successes as well as our shortcomings, allowing us to set a new direction as we continue to evolv...

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Your Biggest Digital Advertising Challenges in 2019 and How to Solve Them YOUR BIGGEST DIGITAL ADVERTISING CHALLENGES IN 2019 AND HOW TO SOLVE THEM

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Jan 02, 2019

The new year is here and “2019 advertising and marketing trends” articles are being shoveled out as quickly as they can be published. This year, DASH TWO is taking a somewhat different approach. Instead of pretending we have a crystal ball and making predictions, we’ve taken a look...

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Advertising and academia are controlling our thoughts. Didn’t you know? ADVERTISING AND ACADEMIA ARE CONTROLLING OUR THOUGHTS. DIDN’T YOU KNOW?

blog article

Jan 02, 2019

Humans, the supremely social mammals, are ethical and intellectual sponges. We unconsciously absorb, for good or ill, the influences that surround us. Indeed, the very notion that we might form our own minds is a received idea that would have been quite alien to most people five centuries ago. This ...

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Extend Your Nonprofit’s Reach with Paid Ads EXTEND YOUR NONPROFIT’S REACH WITH PAID ADS

blog article

Jan 02, 2019

In general, paid ads can help your nonprofit with your recognition, donations, and events. You can promote valuable content to draw in new leads and position yourself as industry experts. Here are the type of paid ads you can begin using today along with best practices. Search ads are online adverti...

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Blockchain – World-Changing Technology in Advertising BLOCKCHAIN – WORLD-CHANGING TECHNOLOGY IN ADVERTISING

blog article

Jan 02, 2019

Frauds in advertising can be efficiently avoided using the blockchain technology.  Companies who are paying are doing so to engage their prospective customers at least for a few minutes.  They pay for the engaged minutes; however, there are tales of false engagements in the advertising ind...

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SHOULD FACEBOOK STILL BE PART OF YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING IN 2019? SHOULD FACEBOOK STILL BE PART OF YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING IN 2019?

blog article

Jan 02, 2019

Many small businesses are trying to decide on their social media marketing in 2019. Marketing for most small businesses is often not a priority, but it should be. How else will people learn about your product or services? Word of mouth? Well, that might have worked 15 or 20 years ago, but does not w...

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How To Utilize TrueView, YouTube HOW TO UTILIZE TRUEVIEW, YOUTUBE'S SUPER-FINELY TARGETED AD SERVICE

blog article

Jan 02, 2019

Let’s say your competitor has invested a tidy sum creating an awesome YouTube video about its sizzling hot, number-one best-selling product. The video gets tons of views. Good on the competitor. You, not so much. However, what YouTube will let you do to stay in the game is insert a commercial ...

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THREE RESOLUTIONS FOR ADVERTISERS AHEAD OF THEIR NEXT MEDIA PITCH THREE RESOLUTIONS FOR ADVERTISERS AHEAD OF THEIR NEXT MEDIA PITCH

blog article

Jan 02, 2019

Let's all agree on one thing: Pitches are a huge effort, for both advertisers and agencies. They take a massive amount of time and resource, so it would be foolish not to make the most of the opportunity they present. And yet, too many advertisers fail to prepare and thus risk getting a sub-opti...

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E-marketing Vs Digital Marketing: What’s Better for 2019? E-MARKETING VS DIGITAL MARKETING: WHAT’S BETTER FOR 2019?

blog article

Jan 01, 2019

Emarketing and digital marketing… aren’t those concepts too similar? You simply treat e-marketing as part of your digital marketing campaign, so you don’t pay much attention to what’s better, right? Well, it’s time to start making a clear difference. Before we start ou...

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QnBel Technologies – Your One-Stop venue for Digital Marketing QNBEL TECHNOLOGIES – YOUR ONE-STOP VENUE FOR DIGITAL MARKETING

blog article

Jan 01, 2019

In this ever-evolving global market arena, what matters is an enhanced digital presence. You don’t need to be a celebrity with millions of Instagram followers or a giant business unit with a million dollar yearly revenue. You can be a next-door-guy with an excellent talent to become an online ...

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Taking Your Facebook Ads Skills To The Next Level! TAKING YOUR FACEBOOK ADS SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL!

blog article

Jan 01, 2019

Are you sure that you are tracking the right events for your e-commerce website and that they are all set up properly? Tracking the right events can make or break your campaigns, so you need to be sure that you have everything set up right, depending on the different journeys potential customers tak...

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5 things we learned about AT&T’s media and advertising business in 2018 5 THINGS WE LEARNED ABOUT AT&T’S MEDIA AND ADVERTISING BUSINESS IN 2018

blog article

Dec 31, 2018

When 2018 began, AT&T did not have a massive media and advertising business. But the telecom giant is closing the year with a portfolio of TV networks, multiple direct-to-consumer streaming video services and an advertising division that spans traditional and digital media. Here are five things ...

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The Media’s Post-Advertising Future Is Also Its Past THE MEDIA’S POST-ADVERTISING FUTURE IS ALSO ITS PAST

blog article

Dec 31, 2018

It’s my holiday tradition to bring tidings of discomfort and sorrow to my colleagues in the news business. One year ago, I described the media apocalypse coming for both digital upstarts and legacy brands. Vice and BuzzFeed had slashed their revenue projections by hundreds of millions of dolla...

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Key people movements that changed the advertising landscape in 2018 KEY PEOPLE MOVEMENTS THAT CHANGED THE ADVERTISING LANDSCAPE IN 2018

blog article

Dec 29, 2018

For the Indian advertising industry, 2018 has been a year defined by industry whiplash. From the wave of #MeToo hitting the industry hard to Sir Martin Sorrell quitting WPP, the world’s largest marketing communications group, we take a look at key people movements that shaped the industry in 2...

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Publishers Weigh Pros and Cons of Potential Google Ad-Blocking Feature PUBLISHERS WEIGH PROS AND CONS OF POTENTIAL GOOGLE AD-BLOCKING FEATURE

blog article

Dec 29, 2018

Online publishers and media companies are trying to discern the potential impact on their businesses if Alphabet Inc.’s Google proceeds with a plan to introduce an ad-blocking feature in its popular Chrome web browser that would filter out certain types of unacceptable ads. On the one hand, su...

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Is Your Digital Advertising Signaling the Right Message to Buyers? IS YOUR DIGITAL ADVERTISING SIGNALING THE RIGHT MESSAGE TO BUYERS?

blog article

Dec 29, 2018

There’s a fascinating article over at LinkedIn: “You Are What You Signal,” in which the authors discuss the concept of “signaling theory” in advertising, best summarized in simple terms as the way in which ads “signal” a consumer into trusting a particular b...

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Huawei is taking on the mobile giants by investing in partnerships, not advertising - Marketing Week HUAWEI IS TAKING ON THE MOBILE GIANTS BY INVESTING IN PARTNERSHIPS, NOT ADVERTISING - MARKETING WEEK

blog article

Dec 28, 2018

Chinese technology brand Huawei has its sights set on Apple and Samsung, as it looks to increase market share by expanding into global markets with its latest high-end smartphone. Following the launch of its flagship devices the P10 and P10 plus at Mobile World Congress in March, Huawei’s CMO ...

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What Amazon Advertising’s big 2018 advancements will mean for 2019 WHAT AMAZON ADVERTISING’S BIG 2018 ADVANCEMENTS WILL MEAN FOR 2019

blog article

Dec 28, 2018

It’s easy to over hype things, but 2018 will be remembered as a momentous year for Amazon’s advertising business. It is estimated to now be the third-largest ad seller in the U.S. behind Google and Facebook with 4% market share (keep the over-hype in check). What will fuel further advert...

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Social Media Trends to Look Out for in 2019 SOCIAL MEDIA TRENDS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN 2019

blog article

Dec 28, 2018

Social media has come a long way, and it’s definitely here to stay as a marketing tactic. Going into the New Year, be sure to have your social media marketing strategies top of mind. Increasing your brand awareness, strengthening customer loyalty, and validating your brand are a few reasons wh...

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The Definitive Guide to Your Google Ads Quality Score THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO YOUR GOOGLE ADS QUALITY SCORE

blog article

Dec 27, 2018

Everyone wants to create high-quality ads that are directly relevant to their target audience because it means that they’ll get a lot of clicks and a lot of conversions. Of course, that’s the goal! Actually creating those high-quality ads, however, isn’t always as easy as it sounds...

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Why Email Segmentation Is The Key To Successful Email Marketing WHY EMAIL SEGMENTATION IS THE KEY TO SUCCESSFUL EMAIL MARKETING

blog article

Dec 27, 2018

You know the gist when it comes to email marketing but what are these lists, segments, and tags people keep talking about? A study conducted by DMA concluded that 77% of email marketing ROI (return on investment) comes from a targeted or segmented list but what does this mean exactly? What exactly i...

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What We Learned From Collecting 100,000 Targeted Facebook Ads WHAT WE LEARNED FROM COLLECTING 100,000 TARGETED FACEBOOK ADS

blog article

Dec 26, 2018

Since we launched our Facebook Political Ad Collector project in fall 2017, more than 16,000 people have participated in it. They all agreed to install a browser plug-in that anonymously sent us the ads they see when they browse Facebook. We used that data to understand and report on how political m...

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Ultimate Guide to Improve Google Ads Campaign Performance ULTIMATE GUIDE TO IMPROVE GOOGLE ADS CAMPAIGN PERFORMANCE

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

Most of us don’t have the time to always be checking our Google Ads accounts. During my career, I’ve managed a number of accounts. I managed up to 18 at a time and other times I’ve managed just one. This post is for those looking to improve google ads campaign performance while man...

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5 TYPES OF DIGITAL ADVERTISING TO INCLUDE IN YOUR B2B MARKETING STRATEGY 5 TYPES OF DIGITAL ADVERTISING TO INCLUDE IN YOUR B2B MARKETING STRATEGY

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

I make my living writing and editing all manner of content. What follows is a harsh truth that I’ve had to accept: Organic discovery of content is all but dead. I wish it weren’t the case, but it is. That’s not to say content isn’t valuable. It definitely is. It can still hel...

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In-app advertising has come a long way: Here’s why you should use it IN-APP ADVERTISING HAS COME A LONG WAY: HERE’S WHY YOU SHOULD USE IT

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

Mobile apps are the most direct conduit to consumers. Americans love their cell phones and are rarely without them by their sides. Consumers spend 90 percent of their mobile internet time in them. And, according to Google, the number one smartphone activity outside of work is in-app shopping, and th...

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Back to Basics: Maximize your YouTube advertising BACK TO BASICS: MAXIMIZE YOUR YOUTUBE ADVERTISING

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

Advertisers are expected to spend just shy of $30 billion on online video this year an increase of nearly 28 percent year-over-year, according to recent research. It is a whopping number that demonstrates the rapidly growing opportunity to reach target audiences through sight, sound, and motion. Lea...

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People love Instagramming billboards–and it’s great for advertisers PEOPLE LOVE INSTAGRAMMING BILLBOARDS–AND IT’S GREAT FOR ADVERTISERS

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

It just takes one. One billboard, in one city, with a message, can travel the globe in an instant. Remember Deadpool‘s Valentine’s Day magic? 20th Century Fox made a single gag billboard positioning the superhero action flick as a romantic love story, and it went around the world as soon...

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The complex digital advertising ecosystem explained THE COMPLEX DIGITAL ADVERTISING ECOSYSTEM EXPLAINED

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

It used to be that advertising meant newspaper ads and flyers. In today’s digital world, advertising has reached new levels. Advertising has evolved into a global marketplace and now requires many relationships that extend further than the typical publisher/advertiser bond we’ve all beco...

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What Makes A Good Social Media Marketing Agency? WHAT MAKES A GOOD SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING AGENCY?

blog article

Dec 21, 2018

However, for many organizations big and small, the huge range of campaigns and tactics available can be a hindrance just as much as a help. It can be very easy for companies to drown in a sea of likes, shares, and retweets and lose sight of the real purpose of their marketing. Preventing that from h...

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LinkedIn Unveils Its Most Viewed Aussie Advertising & Marketing Profiles For 2018 LINKEDIN UNVEILS ITS MOST VIEWED AUSSIE ADVERTISING & MARKETING PROFILES FOR 2018

blog article

Dec 20, 2018

Each year, LinkedIn unveils its Power Profiles, the most-viewed professionals on LinkedIn across five categories in Australia. The categories include founders and CEOs; small to medium businesses (SMB); social impact; human resources (HR); and marketing and advertising. When it came to the other cat...

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Has Netflix exposed a dark future for advertising? HAS NETFLIX EXPOSED A DARK FUTURE FOR ADVERTISING?

blog article

Dec 20, 2018

Netflix’s algorithms are infamous. They entice us to watch new shows, analyze our levels of engagement and, as recently discovered, generate targeted advertising based on our perceived race. At the end of October 2018, subscribers started to notice a pattern as they scrolled through Netflix th...

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Facebook Ad Hacks: 6 Tips to Improve Your Facebook Ad Creative FACEBOOK AD HACKS: 6 TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR FACEBOOK AD CREATIVE

blog article

Dec 20, 2018

Whether you’re new to Facebook advertising or you’re a “pro”, there’s always room for improvement and certain hacks that can get you more engagement and conversions. There’s just about a million different ways to succeed and fail with Facebook ads, but the hacks b...

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9 Ways Advertising Can Take Advantage of Digital Growth in 2019 9 WAYS ADVERTISING CAN TAKE ADVANTAGE OF DIGITAL GROWTH IN 2019

blog article

Dec 20, 2018

We’re deep into the mechanisms of digital transformation. Retailers are gradually migrating to more automated customer experiences, there’s an app for everything and algorithms rule advertising even when it comes to the influencers who’ve most recently challenged the value proposit...

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DIGITAL ADVERTISING: WHERE WE STAND AND WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2019 DIGITAL ADVERTISING: WHERE WE STAND AND WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2019

blog article

Dec 20, 2018

2018 has been a huge year for digital advertising, with H1 2018 showing that the total UK digital advertising market is now worth £6.4bn, up 15 percent year-on-year. Mobile advertising has been a massive contributor to this, as we increasingly see a shift towards a mobile-first world. We chatt...

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This is what we must change about advertising THIS IS WHAT WE MUST CHANGE ABOUT ADVERTISING

blog article

Dec 20, 2018

It’s that wonderful, wonderful time of the year. A time of lists, predictions or reflections. But rather than join the long and eminent list of such contributors, instead I thought I’d make a single suggestion for 2019. “Only one, Bob?”, I hear you say, "that’s not...

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How to Get Google Ads Certification: A Step-by-Step Guide HOW TO GET GOOGLE ADS CERTIFICATION: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

blog article

Dec 19, 2018

Google Ads certification is an important credential for marketers. It is one of the few standardized ways to prove a certain level of knowledge or topical relevance. While it isn’t an exclusive badge, it requires a certain level of work learning the concepts or experience in day-to-day Google ...

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Mobile Advertising Before And After 2018 MOBILE ADVERTISING BEFORE AND AFTER 2018

blog article

Dec 19, 2018

This year, the App Store turned 10 years old. I'm fortunate to have witnessed the challenges and opportunities of this vibrant ecosystem throughout all these years, first as part of a mobile game studio (Tapulous, acquired by Disney) and then as a co-founder of an in-app advertising platform (Ch...

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Why billboards and outdoor ads are booming in a smartphone age WHY BILLBOARDS AND OUTDOOR ADS ARE BOOMING IN A SMARTPHONE AGE

blog article

Dec 19, 2018

Netflix produces content, namely billions of dollars worth of documentaries, series, and cooking shows every year. But, like any tech firm, it’s also heavily invested in advertising, promotion, and market research. How else would it understand viewers, attract new ones, and give them a sense o...

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The 5-Step Process HubSpot Uses to Optimize Facebook Advertising Costs THE 5-STEP PROCESS HUBSPOT USES TO OPTIMIZE FACEBOOK ADVERTISING COSTS

blog article

Dec 18, 2018

When Mark Zuckerberg shocked the digital marketing world with his announcement that Facebook would overhaul its algorithm to let users engage with their friends and family more and less with brands, the social media giant’s CPM skyrocketed 122% the highest spike in Facebook ad prices over the ...

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Introducing portfolios for sponsored ads INTRODUCING PORTFOLIOS FOR SPONSORED ADS

blog article

Dec 18, 2018

We’re excited to introduce portfolios, a new way to manage and organize your sponsored ads campaigns. Portfolios are designed to simplify your workflow while giving you more control and better insights, letting you focus on improving your campaign performance and running your business.

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Controversial advertising: marketing ploy or lack of awareness? CONTROVERSIAL ADVERTISING: MARKETING PLOY OR LACK OF AWARENESS?

blog article

Dec 17, 2018

Every day, we are exposed to up to five thousand advertisements. They're everywhere on our phones, televisions, newspapers, radios, emails the list is endless. Many of these adverts pass by our conscious awareness, with endorsements and subliminal messages peppered across social media. In the pr...

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How Instagram is changing advertising in Southeast Asia HOW INSTAGRAM IS CHANGING ADVERTISING IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

blog article

Dec 17, 2018

Instagram has disrupted the realm of social media in a lot of good ways. It’s changed the way that brands connect with their followers, and, most importantly, the way they advertise with them. The platform currently has more than 1 billion active users, and followers engage with brands and oft...

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4 Tips For Harnessing Social Media To Win Clients And Grow Revenue 4 TIPS FOR HARNESSING SOCIAL MEDIA TO WIN CLIENTS AND GROW REVENUE

blog article

Dec 17, 2018

Social networks have, to a large extent, defined the way we work and live. Not only do these conversational tools ignite debate and broaden networks, but in a very real sense, they nourish a collective consciousness, an understanding of what it means to be alive in the world right here, right now. F...

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12 Tips for Finding Social Media Zen 12 TIPS FOR FINDING SOCIAL MEDIA ZEN

blog article

Dec 14, 2018

Feeling peaceful, fulfilled, and relaxed as a social media marketer? Not if Facebook has anything to do with it. Oh, and all the Lit and Yaas stickers on Instagram you thought were so magnetic and romancing. Flames. Fake news, full feeds, fast unfollows. It’s stressful, painful, and even somet...

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What Directors Need to Know About Digital Advertising Fraud WHAT DIRECTORS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DIGITAL ADVERTISING FRAUD

blog article

Dec 13, 2018

Earlier this year, Procter & Gamble announced it cut its digital advertising budget by $200 million after putting pressure on social media companies to be more transparent when it came to the reach of the ads they were selling. “Transparency shined a spotlight on reality and we learned val...

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What Kind of Ads Can You Run on YouTube? WHAT KIND OF ADS CAN YOU RUN ON YOUTUBE?

blog article

Dec 13, 2018

YouTube is the second-largest search engine in the world after Google. Approx. Nine million South Africans are on the platform on a monthly basis. In a previous article, we mentioned that 8 million South Africans are on Facebook every month. That should help put things in perspective about how popul...

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A brief story of the evolution of Internet adverting A BRIEF STORY OF THE EVOLUTION OF INTERNET ADVERTING

blog article

Dec 13, 2018

The origins of advertising date back in a very distant time. Publicity exists since civilization and commerce origins. This shows that there has always been an obvious need to communicate, and in the beginning, word-of-mouth advertising was the most common. However,  in this post, we are going ...

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Stand Out: 5 Ways to Combine Traditional and Digital Marketing STAND OUT: 5 WAYS TO COMBINE TRADITIONAL AND DIGITAL MARKETING

blog article

Dec 13, 2018

As more companies turn to digital marketing, traditional marketing channels have become cheaper and more accessible to businesses of all sizes. Try out these five tactics to combine traditional strategies with digital marketing to increase your reach and appeal to consumers. Now more than ever, cons...

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5 Ways to Optimize PPC Advertising to Improve the Customer Experience 5 WAYS TO OPTIMIZE PPC ADVERTISING TO IMPROVE THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

blog article

Dec 12, 2018

Advertising and customer experience those two concepts may sound mutually exclusive. When marketers today consider their customer experience initiatives, they rarely think about the impact of advertising. And that’s a big problem. According to a recent study, nearly 70 percent of consumers mai...

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The Future of Video Advertising Is Artificial Intelligence THE FUTURE OF VIDEO ADVERTISING IS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

blog article

Dec 12, 2018

Imagine you're a video editor in 2019. You're handed a script and given thousands of shots to craft a 10-second pre-roll ad, promoted on social media to viewers with specific interests and viewing habits, living across North America and Europe. You crack your knuckles and get to work: You si...

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Holiday Facebook Ad Examples Analyzed to Help You Drive Sales HOLIDAY FACEBOOK AD EXAMPLES ANALYZED TO HELP YOU DRIVE SALES

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Dec 12, 2018

Do you want to get the most from the holiday season? Have you thought about Facebook Ads, but aren’t 100% sure how to use them? This article gives you real-world, holiday-specific Facebook ad examples from businesses like yours providing inspiration for a successful holiday season.
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What Kind of Ads Can You Run on Instagram? WHAT KIND OF ADS CAN YOU RUN ON INSTAGRAM?

blog article

Dec 12, 2018

Instagram launched in 2010 and in a matter of the first 24 months it was worth one billion dollars. It was Facebook who forked out the one billion dollars to acquire Instagram in 2012 and six years later it’s the fastest-growing social media platform in the world. In 2015 Instagram opened itse...

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The Different Types Of Ads You Can Run On Facebook THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF ADS YOU CAN RUN ON FACEBOOK

blog article

Dec 11, 2018

Facebook today has over 2 billion monthly active users. In South Africa alone approximately 8 million people regularly use the platform to check in on the latest news or to see what their friends and family might be up to. This is one of the main reasons the platform is such an attractive advertisin...

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How to Spot When Advertising Is Led by a Quadropoly HOW TO SPOT WHEN ADVERTISING IS LED BY A QUADROPOLY

blog article

Dec 11, 2018

When you think of companies that dominate advertising, Google and Facebook are undoubtedly the first two names that come to mind. But this pair no longer reigns supreme: Amazon has established itself as the third member of this triopoly of advertisers. Though the triopoly has been going strong, it&r...

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Facebook Post Best Practices That Actually Drive Clicks FACEBOOK POST BEST PRACTICES THAT ACTUALLY DRIVE CLICKS

blog article

Dec 11, 2018

Making your business stand out on Facebook is getting more difficult by the day. With 2 billion users and every brand under the sun paying for Facebook Ads, is there still any point in posting organically? Organic posts still get more community engagement than paid posts, and they show your target m...

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How to Build an Ecommerce Funnel on Facebook HOW TO BUILD AN ECOMMERCE FUNNEL ON FACEBOOK

blog article

Dec 11, 2018

Today, e-commerce is the preferred channel of most consumers. Businesses have seen a 15% growth in the industry, with a tenth of total US purchases done online and more than half of in-store purchases influenced by eCommerce sites. Social media apps like Facebook have changed the landscape of market...

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Digital influencers have changed advertising. They’re changing journalism, too. DIGITAL INFLUENCERS HAVE CHANGED ADVERTISING. THEY’RE CHANGING JOURNALISM, TOO.

blog article

Dec 10, 2018

THE RISE OF SOCIAL PLATFORMS has brought with it a new kind of celebrity: the digital influencer.
It’s a newish term, used to describe social media users whose online clout enables them to engage with and advertise to their followers in more direct ways than traditional media figures. A...

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Amazon Advertising Options Guide: What Marketers Need to Know AMAZON ADVERTISING OPTIONS GUIDE: WHAT MARKETERS NEED TO KNOW

blog article

Dec 09, 2018

Amazon’s market share has grown exponentially, with more brands shifting their attention to Amazon Advertising Brands can no longer ignore the power that Amazon has when it comes to marketing directly to consumers. After all, $0.51 of every e-commerce dollar is spent on Amazon. And more produc...

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Digital Transformation as a Catalyst for Brand Marketing DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AS A CATALYST FOR BRAND MARKETING

blog article

Dec 09, 2018

For most businesses and organizations, the need to streamline business activities provides the impetus for digital transformation. Sometimes it starts with making sure the customer’s experience is exceptional, and sometimes it begins with ensuring that all internal processes and business activ...

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Amazon Advertising Options Guide: What Marketers Need to Know AMAZON ADVERTISING OPTIONS GUIDE: WHAT MARKETERS NEED TO KNOW

blog article

Dec 09, 2018

Amazon’s market share has grown exponentially, with more brands shifting their attention to Amazon Advertising Brands can no longer ignore the power that Amazon has when it comes to marketing directly to consumers. After all, $0.51 of every e-commerce dollar is spent on Amazon. And more produc...

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Why The Digital Advertising Industry Needs An Ethics-By-Design Framework WHY THE DIGITAL ADVERTISING INDUSTRY NEEDS AN ETHICS-BY-DESIGN FRAMEWORK

blog article

Dec 07, 2018

And while it was encouraging that Google, Adobe, The Trade Desk and other companies contributed to the recent FBI operation that charged eight people for a multimillion-dollar ad fraud operation, how morally proactive is the industry in preventing, detecting and denouncing illegal behavior?

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Google confirms it will start blocking GOOGLE CONFIRMS IT WILL START BLOCKING 'ANNOYING' ADS ON CHROME NEXT YEAR

blog article

Dec 06, 2018

Two years ago, in response to the rise of ad blocking, Google’s head of ads and commerce Sridhar Ramaswamy said the industry needed to come together to tackle the root problem of bad ad experiences. Roughly a year later, Google, Facebook, the IAB and others formed the Coalition for Better Ads ...

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How Does Pay Per Click Advertising Work? HOW DOES PAY PER CLICK ADVERTISING WORK?

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Dec 06, 2018

Pay Per Click Advertising (PPC) plays a very significant role when it comes to online and digital marketing. It’s one of the most popular marketing objectives today and it requires the advertiser to only pay once someone has clicked on his or her specific advert. Before we dig deeper into PPC,...

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How to Combine Google Shopping Ads with Facebook Ads to Win in 2019 HOW TO COMBINE GOOGLE SHOPPING ADS WITH FACEBOOK ADS TO WIN IN 2019

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Dec 06, 2018

Google Shopping ads and Facebook ads are powerful channels for e-commerce advertising. While each of these channels is strong on its own, the winning advertising strategies are holistic campaigns that maximize on conversion opportunities by combining Google Shopping ads with Facebook ads. They are v...

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How to Maximize Website Value Using Social Media Tools HOW TO MAXIMIZE WEBSITE VALUE USING SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLS

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Dec 05, 2018

Digital marketing tools are a boon to smaller businesses. E-mail, SMS messaging, social media, SEO work and careful investments in search engine marketing all offer scalability and 24/7 flexibility. For companies with tight budgets, where owners have more time than money, smart marketing scalability...

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7 Main Reasons Why You Need a Digital Marketing Strategy in 2018 7 MAIN REASONS WHY YOU NEED A DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGY IN 2018

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Dec 04, 2018

The face of marketing has changed significantly in the past few decades and even more so in the past few years. People are more informed when making purchases, thanks to the overwhelming availability of information online for virtually all products, companies, and people. Now, followers are your pot...

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Is B2B Marketing Ready for Programmatic Advertising? IS B2B MARKETING READY FOR PROGRAMMATIC ADVERTISING?

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Dec 04, 2018

By 2019, programmatic advertising will most probably account for about two-thirds of the world’s digital display advertising (martechcube). There’s no doubt programmatic advertising is one of the fastest growing areas of AdTech, connecting advertisers with publishers to get targeted, rel...

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7 Tips for Marketing With Facebook on a Budget 7 TIPS FOR MARKETING WITH FACEBOOK ON A BUDGET

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Dec 03, 2018

Facebook is often seen as an opportunity for small business. Instead of needing to splash on big ad buys for uncertain results, smaller firms can get ads and marketing messaging in front of the right demographics for small sums and easily track the results of their spending. In theory, at least. &ld...

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Targeted Advertising: Get Efficient and Market Smarter TARGETED ADVERTISING: GET EFFICIENT AND MARKET SMARTER

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Dec 03, 2018

Technology is changing, and when technology changes, businesses have to adapt as well. Only large companies with marketing funds to waste can afford to do massive ad campaigns. It’s far more cost-effective and efficient to think a little bit smaller and smarter. Advertising in the 21st century...

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8 BEST PRACTICES FOR FACEBOOK ADVERTISING 8 BEST PRACTICES FOR FACEBOOK ADVERTISING

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Dec 03, 2018

Facebook advertising is a good place to spend your budget quickly, but if you aren’t following the most recent app advertising best practices, you can easily burn through hundreds even thousands of dollars in just a few minutes. At first, the ads might even look like they’re performing w...

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8 Winning Strategies to Succeed with Social Media Advertising 8 WINNING STRATEGIES TO SUCCEED WITH SOCIAL MEDIA ADVERTISING

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Dec 03, 2018

Social media advertising offers advertisers an audience bigger than anyone could imagine a generation ago. Facebook and Instagram's more than 2 billion users represent the largest collection of prospective customers in the world (by far). So not using the platforms to show off your business is a...

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The hottest advertising trend in 2018? Billboards. THE HOTTEST ADVERTISING TREND IN 2018? BILLBOARDS.

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Nov 30, 2018

On the streets of San Francisco ground zero for all things online, virtual, and digital tech companies are sneaking out into the “real” world. Apple and Google ads loom over Highway 101 on enormous 14’x48’ sheets of vinyl. Eaze posters cover MUNI busses. Bitcoin placards line...

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14 Content Promotion Ideas to Increase Your Brand’s Reach 14 CONTENT PROMOTION IDEAS TO INCREASE YOUR BRAND’S REACH

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Nov 30, 2018

Every visitor that you get to your site is an opportunity for conversion. And content marketing is a great conversion tactic. Not only does it help you engage and inform your audience, but it also helps you build strong relationships through relevant and valuable content. But no matter how interesti...

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Quick Tips to Get the Most Value Out of Your Ad Spend QUICK TIPS TO GET THE MOST VALUE OUT OF YOUR AD SPEND

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Nov 30, 2018

Online advertising is often seen as an unavoidable “pay to play” process- spend more, make more. That’s exactly what Facebook and Google want you to believe, especially when you take a closer look at the actual effectiveness of Facebook’s “Boost” button (more on t...

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Why You Should Use a Content Calendar For Your Digital Marketing WHY YOU SHOULD USE A CONTENT CALENDAR FOR YOUR DIGITAL MARKETING

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Nov 30, 2018

Every successful person has to be a big dreamer. We imagine what our future could possibly be, ideal in every respect. Then we work hard every day toward that distinct vision, goal or purpose. However, a goal without a plan is just a wish. By not preparing you are preparing to fail. Planning ahead w...

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Why marketers should pay more for their advertising agencies WHY MARKETERS SHOULD PAY MORE FOR THEIR ADVERTISING AGENCIES

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Nov 30, 2018

Marketers have long needed to do more for less but there’s a commercial and moral case for investing more in agencies and improving wellbeing in the industry. It’s a polished, media-trained world. Savvy spokespeople tell us precisely nothing beyond the party line. So when soundbite supre...

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Why your Company Needs to be on Social Media WHY YOUR COMPANY NEEDS TO BE ON SOCIAL MEDIA

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Nov 29, 2018

Are you still contemplating whether your brand or business should be on social media and use it as a form of advertising? If you are still not convinced about the power of social media, then maybe some of the points in this article below can help you better understand this phenomenon and how it can ...

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How to Use a Digital Marketing Strategy in the Banking Industry HOW TO USE A DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGY IN THE BANKING INDUSTRY

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Nov 29, 2018

Putting together a digital marketing strategy for your bank or credit union doesn’t have to be an intimidating prospect, even if you’re brand new to the topic. One of the reasons digital marketing has become such a powerful force is because of how user-friendly it is. As you’re abo...

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5 Lessons from Netflix on How to Be Successful with Content Marketing 5 LESSONS FROM NETFLIX ON HOW TO BE SUCCESSFUL WITH CONTENT MARKETING

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Nov 29, 2018

When looking for content marketing advice, it’s best to have experienced marketers show you the way.
How about learning content strategies from someone who’s done it successfully for a big name brand?
I recently talked to Barry W. Enderwick, former director of customer acqu...

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Facebook Ads | Top 6 Reasons Why Your FB Ads Are Not Converting FACEBOOK ADS | TOP 6 REASONS WHY YOUR FB ADS ARE NOT CONVERTING

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Nov 29, 2018

There were only 3 million active users on Facebook 4 years before; and as of 2018 there are more than 5 million brands using Facebook Ads. The growth graph is unimaginable impressive and why not Facebook ad campaigns are one of the most affordable marketing campaigns that businesses from all over th...

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The Importance of Skills Development is the Digital Marketing Space THE IMPORTANCE OF SKILLS DEVELOPMENT IS THE DIGITAL MARKETING SPACE

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Nov 28, 2018

At the beginning of the year, a report stated that the skills shortage is so critical in South Africa that companies were looking elsewhere for the skills that they need. In other words, they were preferring to import skills rather than invest locally in skills development. The industries that were ...

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How to Use Facebook Ads to Get Business Leads HOW TO USE FACEBOOK ADS TO GET BUSINESS LEADS

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Nov 28, 2018

Promoting lead generation with Facebook Ads is all about giving your prospective customers a conversion possibility which is higher in the sales funnel than an outright purchase. This keeps your conversion rates high, costs low, and relies more on your team's ability to convert leads than on Fac...

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Beat Google and Facebook at their Game With Better Insights BEAT GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK AT THEIR GAME WITH BETTER INSIGHTS

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Nov 28, 2018

One of the biggest challenges publishers and media companies face today is showing the value of their reading and viewing audiences. Establishing their unique value is how publishers validate their cost per impressions (CPM) and sponsorships. Even though Google and Facebook control much of the audie...

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4 Emerging Media Trends to Watch in Advertising 4 EMERGING MEDIA TRENDS TO WATCH IN ADVERTISING

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Nov 27, 2018

In the 1980s, when the New York-based consumer electronics retailer Crazy Eddie was shouting at late night television viewers that his prices were “insane,” nobody thought of brands as their “friends.” Advertising was loud, brash and often in your face.  The goal was to ...

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Why Content Scoring Is the Key to Content Marketing Success WHY CONTENT SCORING IS THE KEY TO CONTENT MARKETING SUCCESS

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Nov 27, 2018

This is a sponsored post written by Atomic Reach. The opinions expressed in this article are the sponsor’s own. Seeing as content marketing generates more leads than traditional marketing while costing less, it’s no surprise that companies are creating content. But how are these organiza...

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CONTENT STRATEGIES FOR BETTER SEO CONTENT STRATEGIES FOR BETTER SEO

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Nov 27, 2018

SEO results can be improved by up to 10 times with a strong content marketing strategy. But while 91 percent of marketers are engaged in content marketing, according to CMI and MarketingProf’s annual benchmark report, only 47 percent have a documented content strategy in place. An event manage...

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How to target your Facebook video marketing strategy HOW TO TARGET YOUR FACEBOOK VIDEO MARKETING STRATEGY

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Nov 27, 2018

If Facebook were a physical place, it would probably look like Times Square multiplied hundreds of times. So, how do you capture a user's attention in an environment with so much sensory overload? For many brands, Facebook video marketing is the perfect way to break through the noise and make an...

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The future of mass media and advertising THE FUTURE OF MASS MEDIA AND ADVERTISING

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Nov 27, 2018

It is usually folly to indulge in any form of crystal ball-gazing when it comes to the future of mass media and their relationships with the advertising world, but I have, for the past few months, been trying to arrive at what I think are some fairly logical conclusions. The first is that the sustai...

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The Future of Social Media is Here – Trust and Security Are Back THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IS HERE – TRUST AND SECURITY ARE BACK

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Nov 26, 2018

real friends is a new-generation Social App similar to FB, except it offers security, privacy, and intimacy which are not experienced by FB users. real friends are changing the rules of social media there is no commercial content on the app and it is the only social app that does not spy, track, see...

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How GDPR has changed the advertising game HOW GDPR HAS CHANGED THE ADVERTISING GAME

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Nov 26, 2018

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force across Europe on May 29 and have since severely restricted popular forms of digital marketing. However, it has also created new opportunities which may be life-saving for online publishers who have been struggling with declining ad revenue f...

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The Power of Cable TV Advertising for Auto Dealers THE POWER OF CABLE TV ADVERTISING FOR AUTO DEALERS

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Nov 26, 2018

If you really want to impact auto sales, you need to impact the shopping process early. A recent study found 86% of auto buyers research online prior to visiting a local dealership. With that in mind, it’s imperative to reach shoppers before they go online. If marketers focus on the considerat...

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Why marketers should pay more for their advertising agencies WHY MARKETERS SHOULD PAY MORE FOR THEIR ADVERTISING AGENCIES

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Nov 26, 2018

Marketers have long needed to do more for less but there’s a commercial and moral case for investing more in agencies and improving wellbeing in the industry. It’s a polished, media-trained world. Savvy spokespeople tell us precisely nothing beyond the party line. So when soundbite supre...

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How to Optimize Your Facebook Video Ads HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR FACEBOOK VIDEO ADS

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Nov 26, 2018

For many people, making their own video ad is the hard part. The truth is, though, that making the video is only one piece of the puzzle. A video without the right kind of optimization will get you lackluster results. In this article, I will walk you through how to run and optimize your Facebook vid...

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How Much Do Facebook Ads Cost? HOW MUCH DO FACEBOOK ADS COST?

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Nov 23, 2018

Facebook Ads are an outstanding PPC option. You can run targeted campaigns, show them to specific audiences and have your ads appear in a user’s feed even if they’ve never heard of your brand before. Unsurprisingly, this is an enormously valuable opportunity for brands of all shapes and ...

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Why Is Social Media Important For Businesses? WHY IS SOCIAL MEDIA IMPORTANT FOR BUSINESSES?

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Nov 22, 2018

Social media is short attention span marketing. It fits well with the attention span of today’s people. In fact, if you’re a marketer you probably realize you have just a few seconds to grab someone’s attention. Though social media feeds can be busy, you still need to participate. ...

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5 Experts Share Their Quora Marketing Success Tips 5 EXPERTS SHARE THEIR QUORA MARKETING SUCCESS TIPS

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Nov 21, 2018

Founded in June 2009, Quora has grown as a platform where individuals and businesses provide value to others through questions and answers. According to the latest statistics from the co-founder, there are 200 million monthly users of this platform. Quora has grown tremendously and smart marketers c...

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A guide to Snapchat advertising as self-serve tool officially opens A GUIDE TO SNAPCHAT ADVERTISING AS SELF-SERVE TOOL OFFICIALLY OPENS

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Nov 21, 2018

A month after announcing a self-serve tool for any advertiser to buy its standard vertical video ads like they buy books on Amazon, Snapchat officially made the Snapchat Ad Manager ad-buying tool available to all advertisers on Monday. Brands that can’t afford the types of buys that merit a Sn...

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Online Video Advertising Doesn’t Just Mean YouTube ONLINE VIDEO ADVERTISING DOESN’T JUST MEAN YOUTUBE

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Nov 21, 2018

The video is a deeply compelling medium for most individuals. Even if Facebook somewhat overstated its reach, there’s no question that human beings are hardwired to respond more emotionally and viscerally to video than to text. So it’s no wonder that video advertising remains one of the ...

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How To Make Money With Facebook Ads & What Works For Our Clients HOW TO MAKE MONEY WITH FACEBOOK ADS & WHAT WORKS FOR OUR CLIENTS

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Nov 20, 2018

If you’ve landed on this article, the chances are you are looking to make money with Facebook ads. And as a business owner, why wouldn’t you be? There are over 2.23 billion monthly active Facebook users keyword being active there. So that number isn’t including the inactive, abando...

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The 5 best Email Marketing and Newsletters tools THE 5 BEST EMAIL MARKETING AND NEWSLETTERS TOOLS

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Nov 20, 2018

Do you know the email marketing tools that can help you increase your business sales? Every day it’s more usual for brands to decide to break through in the digital environment. Something that requires performing different online activities to be successful. From analyzing the competition with...

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Google Ads vs Facebook Ads: When to Use Each Ad Platform GOOGLE ADS VS FACEBOOK ADS: WHEN TO USE EACH AD PLATFORM

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Nov 20, 2018

Imagine you're walking down the street and the sole of your much-loved sneaker finally separates. Your sock starts flapping in the wind. "Now I need another pair of sneakers!" you exclaim, and a well-dressed man walks up with a pair in his hands. "These ones are 50% off," he ...

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A visual guide to Pinterest advertising A VISUAL GUIDE TO PINTEREST ADVERTISING

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Nov 20, 2018

Pinterest has slowly been building itself up as an advertising alternative to Google and Facebook over the past 12 months. The company’s focus has historically been on building an engaged user base through its intuitive, visual interface. As a social network, it has always offered something a ...

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Why You Should Starting Sending Your Black Friday Emails Now WHY YOU SHOULD STARTING SENDING YOUR BLACK FRIDAY EMAILS NOW

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Nov 20, 2018

Black Friday is when the insanity begins, but rather than wait for the day to arrive, you should start sending emails now. Once your customers know to expect your email on a busy day, use the next email to present a unique offer, and then make sure the best deals go to your best customers. It’...

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8 Social Media Tricks to Use in 2019 8 SOCIAL MEDIA TRICKS TO USE IN 2019

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Nov 20, 2018

It won’t be long until 2018 comes to a close. Soon it will be time to reflect upon the year that has passed, in order to make notes, plans, and goals for the next. This certainly goes for social media marketing as well. A lot has been learned over the last several months. Many brands are alrea...

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3 Digital Marketing Trends to Look Out For in 2019 3 DIGITAL MARKETING TRENDS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN 2019

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Nov 20, 2018

In the blink of an eye, another year has all but passed. 2019 is fast approaching, and as always, the hard work of marketers and entrepreneurs never stops. As the digital age keeps churning, it’s crucial that you make sure you are using the most effective marketing techniques to grow your busi...

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How to Boost Ecommerce Conversion With SMS Marketing HOW TO BOOST ECOMMERCE CONVERSION WITH SMS MARKETING

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Nov 20, 2018

The word of e-commerce is absolutely exploding. Every day there are hundreds of new online stores that are popping up around the world and for good reason…that’s where the money is. In fact, over half of all internet users somewhat regularly shop online. Almost 75% of all millennials pr...

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10 Important Ways Social Media Listening Can Benefit Your Business 10 IMPORTANT WAYS SOCIAL MEDIA LISTENING CAN BENEFIT YOUR BUSINESS

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Nov 19, 2018

Social media listening can benefit businesses in many different ways. Sometimes, social media impacts a business negatively, such as when consumers criticize its products or services. However, social media listening frequently helps guide a business to growth and to pleasing its customers. McDonald&...

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3 Proven Tactics to Help You Build More Awesome Links Efficiently 3 PROVEN TACTICS TO HELP YOU BUILD MORE AWESOME LINKS EFFICIENTLY

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Nov 19, 2018

Links remain one of the most important Google ranking factors. Earlier this year, Ahrefs studied almost 1 billion web pages and found a clear correlation between the number of referring domains to a webpage and the amount of organic search traffic it received a finding that likely comes as no surpri...

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LinkedIn: Advertising Revenue Coming In Hot For 2018 LINKEDIN: ADVERTISING REVENUE COMING IN HOT FOR 2018

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Nov 18, 2018

And while $2 billion is far from chump change, LinkedIn competitors still certainly have a leg up. Amazon clocked in $2.5 billion for Q3, Facebook ended Q3 with $13.7 billion and Google came in on top with $27.2 billion. For LinkedIn, $2 billion is a big step in the right direction because their adv...

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Targeted Advertising Is Ruining the Internet and Breaking the World TARGETED ADVERTISING IS RUINING THE INTERNET AND BREAKING THE WORLD

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Nov 17, 2018

In his testimony to the US Senate last spring, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg emphasized that his company doesn’t sell user data, as if to reassure policymakers and the public. But the reality that Facebook, Google, Twitter, and other social media companies sell access to our attention is just a...

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Google Chrome Will Automatically Block Annoying Ads GOOGLE CHROME WILL AUTOMATICALLY BLOCK ANNOYING ADS

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Nov 16, 2018

Google's Chrome browser will soon come with preinstalled technology that will block the most annoying ads currently marring the web experience, the company confirmed on Thursday. Publishers will be able to understand how they will be affected through a tool Google is dubbing "The Ad Experie...

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Digital Marketing – The New Form of Advertising DIGITAL MARKETING – THE NEW FORM OF ADVERTISING

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Nov 15, 2018

Digital marketing is a word that has been thrown around a lot over the last few years. Its power and capabilities are misconstrued. Many traditional marketers and business owners think that it’s a fad or phase. The sad thing is that they couldn’t be more wrong! See, the number one form o...

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4 Ways to Keep Your Digital Ad Spending Down 4 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR DIGITAL AD SPENDING DOWN

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Nov 15, 2018

Advertising online can be a highly effective way to connect to prospects who are ready to buy right now, or very soon. You can connect directly with the precise kind of person who needs what you’re selling and is ready to buy now, which helps stretch your marketing dollars further. However, if...

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Recovering SEO traffic and rankings after a website redesign RECOVERING SEO TRAFFIC AND RANKINGS AFTER A WEBSITE REDESIGN

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Nov 15, 2018

When building a new website, retaining and improving your SEO and organic traffic should be a key design goal. This requires a clear understanding of how SEO and website design work together and careful planning for the site migration. If everything is done correctly, you should retain (and improve)...

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The New Facebook Canvas Ads: Creating Full-Screen Instant Experiences THE NEW FACEBOOK CANVAS ADS: CREATING FULL-SCREEN INSTANT EXPERIENCES

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Nov 14, 2018

Mobile matters right now. A lot of big sites are scrambling to implement AMP to make their online presence more mobile-friendly and we’ve seen how Stories are dominating Instagram user attention thanks to their full-screen, mobile-friendly format. Facebook and Instagram Stories aren’t th...

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How to Use Social Media to Boost Your SEO Efforts HOW TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO BOOST YOUR SEO EFFORTS

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Nov 14, 2018

One of the most common realities we see in the enterprise-size companies we work with is the almost total separation of organic SEO and social media within marketing departments. This is tragic because social media marketing should be one of the most valued allies of SEO. Below are three ways social...

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Targeted Automobile Advertising: The Next PPC Frontier TARGETED AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISING: THE NEXT PPC FRONTIER

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Nov 14, 2018

While it might seem unconventional now, the concept is no longer out of the realm of possibility. In fact, it’s something that more companies are considering. Like many other industries, auto manufacturers like General Motors and others are intent on finding ways to monetize and generate more ...

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How B2B Companies can Benefit form Digital Marketing HOW B2B COMPANIES CAN BENEFIT FORM DIGITAL MARKETING

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Nov 14, 2018

It’s true that businesses which sell products and services to other businesses (B2B) might not always see the value in online or digital marketing. And rightfully so. Most of these business owners feel that they will be wasting money by advertising on a platform like Facebook or Instagram as t...

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6 Tips for Writing Social Media Ad Copy That Converts 6 TIPS FOR WRITING SOCIAL MEDIA AD COPY THAT CONVERTS

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Nov 14, 2018

Every business needs to have its own voice, one that mimics that of its followers. When users scroll the feed, they should be able to recognize your brand voice immediately. If your brand is more of a cargo short and t-shirt vibe, avoid using words that reflect a suit and tie mentality. The wording ...

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5 Reasons Your Facebook Ads Aren’t Converting & How to Improve Them 5 REASONS YOUR FACEBOOK ADS AREN’T CONVERTING & HOW TO IMPROVE THEM

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Nov 13, 2018

Facebook advertising is one of the best tools available for audience research and promoting your brand.
But even experienced digital marketers can run into issues with their Facebook advertising campaigns; namely turning targeted traffic into conversions. At my digital marketing firm, we rece...

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Digital Trends to keep up with in 2019 DIGITAL TRENDS TO KEEP UP WITH IN 2019

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Nov 13, 2018

If you’re not riding the wave of digital marketing successfully, you should be and soon. As of the third quarter of 2018, there were 4 176 active Internet users globally  and 3 908 unique mobile Internet users. These numbers are set to explode in the very near future. So what digital mark...

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Digital Trends to keep up within 2019 DIGITAL TRENDS TO KEEP UP WITHIN 2019

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Nov 13, 2018

If you’re not riding the wave of digital marketing successfully, you should be – and soon. As of the third quarter of 2018, there were 4 176 active Internet users globally and 3 908 unique mobile Internet users. These numbers are set to explode in the very near future. So what digital ma...

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Stop Losing Money With Facebook Ads: 3 Pro Tips STOP LOSING MONEY WITH FACEBOOK ADS: 3 PRO TIPS

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Nov 13, 2018

Anyone can pay to advertise their products and services on Facebook. They want to gain more click-throughs, views, and product sales. Without doing much research, they set it up, choose whatever settings sound best, and then sit back waiting for organic leads to roll in. But this strategy is useless...

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5 Reasons Why Your Facebook Ads Aren 5 REASONS WHY YOUR FACEBOOK ADS AREN'T CONVERTING

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Nov 13, 2018

Facebook advertising is one of the best tools available for audience research and promoting your brand. But even experienced digital marketers can run into issues with their Facebook advertising campaigns; namely turning targeted traffic into conversions. At my digital marketing firm, we recently ra...

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10+ Big PPC Trends for 2019 You Should Know 10+ BIG PPC TRENDS FOR 2019 YOU SHOULD KNOW

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Nov 13, 2018

2018 was another huge year in the world of PPC marketing. We saw massive changes at Google, such as AdWords being rebranded as Google Ads; the new Google Ads “experience” (i.e., interface); and the launch of numerous new campaign types, features, enhancements, targeting options, and tool...

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10 Most Important PPC Trends You Need to Know in 2019 10 MOST IMPORTANT PPC TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW IN 2019

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Nov 13, 2018

2018 was another huge year in the world of PPC marketing. We saw massive changes at Google, such as AdWords being rebranded as Google Ads; the new Google Ads “experience” (i.e., interface); and the launch of numerous new campaign types, features, enhancements, targeting options, and tool...

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How to Make Your Facebook Ads More Effective HOW TO MAKE YOUR FACEBOOK ADS MORE EFFECTIVE

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Nov 13, 2018

Facebook advertising is one of the best tools available for audience research and promoting your brand.
But even experienced digital marketers can run into issues with their Facebook advertising campaigns; namely turning targeted traffic into conversions. At my digital marketing firm, we rece...

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5 SEO trends that will matter most in 2019 5 SEO TRENDS THAT WILL MATTER MOST IN 2019

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Nov 13, 2018

To be atop the waves, think about your SEO strategy in advance. A shortcut to success: get to know the upcoming trends and work out an action plan for each. This year, Google’s shaken the world with its mobile- and speed-related efforts. As a result, most of next year’s SEO efforts are e...

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Long Form Content SEO Ranking Strategy: 11 Must Follow Tips to Rank LONG FORM CONTENT SEO RANKING STRATEGY: 11 MUST FOLLOW TIPS TO RANK

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Nov 13, 2018

Have you ever written a piece of long-form content or eBook of 4000 words and above before? If you haven’t, you probably don’t know the benefits and think that it’s just a lot of pointless work. But if you have, you already know that while it is indeed a lot of work, the result of ...

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Top Facebook Boost Post Tips - Get Results and Generate More Leads TOP FACEBOOK BOOST POST TIPS - GET RESULTS AND GENERATE MORE LEADS

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Nov 13, 2018

Majority of the online marketers who wish to advertise on Facebook and get more leads using Facebook boost posts will wish to know the right ways to use the Facebook Boost Post feature. Despite being a buzzword, marketers are not being successful in targeting via Facebook Boost Posts, and their boos...

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4 Tips to Promote a Product on Social Media 4 TIPS TO PROMOTE A PRODUCT ON SOCIAL MEDIA

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Nov 12, 2018

This is how I found out: Early fall of this year, I launched a 1-week intensive training course called The Expert SEO Content Writer Course. After 6-7 years spent writing over 1,400 SEO blogs and hiring/managing a full team of content writers, I was ready to share this knowledge by launching my seco...

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7 Key Considerations When Developing Your In-House SEO Structure 7 KEY CONSIDERATIONS WHEN DEVELOPING YOUR IN-HOUSE SEO STRUCTURE

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Nov 12, 2018

In-house SEO is a different beast than agency SEO. With in-house SEO, you’re typically in charge of one website, rather than 50 websites at once. Your focus shifts toward a long-term, holistic approach to website SEO rather than the mechanical approach that exists in most agencies. You will al...

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Why are Digital Marketers in such Demand? WHY ARE DIGITAL MARKETERS IN SUCH DEMAND?

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Nov 12, 2018

Digital marketers are so much in demand because, in case you hadn’t noticed, we have changed trajectory towards digital marketing. Everything digital is so exciting. Because of the rise in digital marketing, and the absolute necessity of developing a digital marketing strategy for your busines...

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