The main rule for acing your back-to-school marketing is basically the same as any math or history exam: Come prepared. And in 2019, with so much digital technology in the hands of consumers, it also helps to be willing to experiment. Make sure to keep an eye on results throughout the season and focus on what works. With a flexible omnichannel platform like Selligent Marketing Cloud, you can make changes on the fly and adjust your initiatives as needed, also supported by marketing-specific A.I.
If you're a brand marketer or digital agency looking to amplify your social marketing initiatives this year, this document will guide you through the growing world of Facebook apps. Today, there are more than 500,000 active applications on Facebook, but of these only 250 applications have more than one million monthly active users. You've downloaded this guide because you recognize that marketing today means creating a two-way dialogue with your customers.
If you’re a sales manager, you’re probably feeling stuck in the middle. On one hand, you have a huge employee engagement movement going on with HR departments focusing on developing leaders and recognizing achievements with substantial budgets. On the other side, marketing departments are using technology and creativity (and also large budgets) to connect with and educate customers about their products, solutions and brands.
The trend is to challenge every dollar spent on sales compensation to maximize ROI. HR departments are treating salespeople like all other employees. And customers are going online to avoid anyone with sales in their title.
Based on our research and applications we see in our customers’ leading sales initiatives, if you’re a sales manager, you are trying to maximize results out of your sales team by increasing your teams engagement to meet company goals. Download this white paper to see which eight trends you should consider as you strategize for the year.
Published By: Teradata
Published Date: Feb 04, 2015
Optimize your customer experience with Teradata Integrated Marketing Cloud
Teradata is recognized for vision, innovation and broad set of marketing capabilities. The 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Integrated Marketing Management is an invaluable resource with insights that can help you execute your marketing initiatives.
2019 may be the year where a strong CIO-CMO relationship moves from aspiration to imperative. The notion that marketing and IT should aim to strategically align themselves is not ground-breaking. But the reality of the CIO-CMO relationship is more complex, the route toward its success harder to traverse. When large enterprises are faced with digital transformation and customer-facing initiatives; too often, IT and marketing fail to collaborate well enough to create a competitive advantage. Or even enough to keep up with competitors.
This whitepaper takes a deep dive into the CIO-CMO relationship. It was created to help marketing and IT decision makers learn how, together, they can make a realistic and immediate impact on the customer journey.
Published By: Silverpop
Published Date: Sep 19, 2011
Most marketers make some effort to take advantage of the big buying season, but have your initiatives started getting more lukewarm than a neglected cup of hot cocoa? This season, to really maximize your revenue, freshen up your campaigns by adding some new twists to your traditional holiday marketing initiatives.
Adobe has released the results to the 2012 Digital Marketing Optimization Survey, where over 1700 global digital marketers across major industries offered insights into plans for driving revenue and growth in the coming year. With an increasing portion of marketing spend shifting to digital channels, it's more critical than ever to measure online marketing programs and initiatives to help identify where you can raise conversions and add to the bottom line.
Kodak's community-which boasts over 2,600 members to date-has been effective in combining quantitative and qualitative research initiatives, resulting in a more comprehensive understanding of consumer behavior, trends, and demand, which the company continues to use to its advantage. In addition to evaluating existing products and marketing initiatives, it has helped to identify new product and marketing opportunities through analysis of how members shop.
Struggling to prove social ROI? The Bazaarvoice whitepaper Real ROI from Social in 5 Steps shows you how the world’s most successful brands and retailers are capturing results and proving true social ROI.
Published By: Workfront
Published Date: Jan 22, 2015
Use this guide to make your transition to Agile marketing as smooth and as simple as possible
Agile is a big transition. Before you dive in, it’s important to take some initial steps to increase the likelihood of a smooth and successful transition.
This guide helps marketing teams take the right steps needed to adopt an Agile marketing process. Read this guide and:
• Get familiar with Agile terminology
• Learn 6 steps to transition to Agile
• Learn how to determine team member’s availability
Stop living in the past and start living in Agile. Download the guide today!
We would focus on a project at a time, and that did not allow us to be adaptable or flexible to handle new initiatives. When an urgent project came along, the team would either stop what it was doing to do the new project or try to work on both simultaneously with the same resources. These shifts were stressful and sapped productivity. But the short, iterative work
Published By: Sparxoo
Published Date: Dec 21, 2016
With a new year upon us, it's time to put out Nostradamus hat on and give our best predictions for 2017. It's time for a fresh perspective as you look at your marketing plans and /make sure your initiatives are aligned for success. Our digital marketing gurus have pulled insights and trends together to give you insider secrets on digital marketing and how can you get a leg up on your competition. Why? Because we dig digital, and want to spread the love.
Published By: Gleanster
Published Date: Jul 26, 2012
This Deep Dive analyst report looks at the experiences of more than 75 retailers and consumer brands that have outperformed their industry peers with respect to their mobile marketing initiatives. It explains that much of this improvement can be attributed to the notion of Mobile Relationship Management.
Today, many organizations struggle to optimize online and offline marketing campaigns across an ever growing number of new marketing channels. CMOs are increasingly accountable for demonstrating Return on Marketing Investments (ROMI) across channels and initiatives. Despite an abundance of campaign management technologies (enterprise marketing management, lead management, CRM, marketing automation, email marketing and a variety of point solutions) marketing departments still struggle with campaign performance, campaign workflow, and campaign management; particularly across multiple marketing channels.
Before diving in to the lucrative world of social media marketing, it is important to first examine the pros and cons of advertising and marketing on the various UGC sites. To help you succeed with your social media marketing initiatives, this TRUSTe white paper will provide with valuable tips that will help you avoid many of the common pitfalls of social media marketing.
What happens to the leads your marketing department generates from initiatives such as white-paper downloads, referrals and trade-show business-card drops? According to research firm MarketingSherpa, 12.5 percent are genuine leads, ready or willing to buy and get moved into the sales cycle, while 17.5 percent get discarded right away because they clearly didn’t qualify or couldn’t be verified. Learn more today!
How can you, the modern marketer, create an efficient business process that facilitates content marketing and achieves your specific goals?
The answer: by planning strategic marketing campaigns, establishing streamlined processes, and organizing your team to execute initiatives in a more aligned and productive way. Bridging the content gaps in your organization helps you coordinate the efforts of your teams, but also enables you to create superior customer engagements because you’re presenting a more united front to those who consume your content.
This eBook will show you how to do just that. It will describe how to execute a cohesive plan aligned with your company’s goals, organize your campaigns, and coordinate content distribution across departments and stages of the funnel.
Published By: CrowdTwist
Published Date: Jan 19, 2016
Implementing a surprise and delight strategy is an ideal way to breathe new life into multichannel loyalty marketing initiatives. To be effective, these activities should be part of a structured marketing program.
In this comprehensive 17-page guide from Smart Selling Tools, you will learn tips and techniques to help you:.Collect and Deliver Meaningful Lead Data
.Cultivate Leads Beyond the Top of the Funnel
.Uncover Opportunities Within Channels Already in Place
.Create a Larger Impact with Your Email Marketing Initiatives
The top 10 strategies for each category, plus a marketing tools success checklist is also included.
In this guide you will learn how to collect and deliver meaningful dead data, cultivate leads beyond the top of the funnel, uncover opportunities within channels already in place, and create a larger impact with your email marketing initiatives
As you plan for 2012, use the seven email marketing trends to guide your marketing initiatives. Download Net Atlantic's white paper to learn more about how to optimize your email marketing for the modern marketing era.
Published By: Workfront
Published Date: Nov 17, 2015
How will ensure your marketing initiatives’ success in 2016? Join us for a TED-style webinar on Wednesday, December 16, at 1:00 p.m. ET, with marketing thought leaders Ann Handley, Jay Baer, Joe Staples, and Mark Schaefer as they provide forward-looking recommendations on how marketing managers and executives can confront and overcome the challenges of the coming year.
How your marketing team works is as important as what they’re working on. The winners in 2016 will be those teams who optimize their team’s work processes and tools for maximum creativity, efficiency, and reactivity. This webinar promises tips and tricks on how to build this kind of high-performing marketing team, including:
• How to better plan, prioritize, and manage your work for a successful 2016
• Trends that impact the way marketers work and their ability to succeed
• How to manage your teams to understand the full scope of work and make data-driven decisions