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8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers

The Realtime Report

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers. It’s good to set up filters to prevent spammers from visiting your website (subsequently throwing off your marketing data). The filter verification feature of GA can help marketers test various filters before applying them.

Content marketing is king

Sherrilynne Starkie

Content is set to be one of the biggest trends in B2B marketing for 2012, but the concept is not all that new. Corporate blogging began circa 2004 and with the growing ubiquity of social networks many companies have been creating and sharing content as part of their marketing strategies.

Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers

SocialTimes Facebook

Believe it or not, Facebook is the answer for marketers. Creating an effective Facebook strategy needs to be an essential focus, and with influencer marketing now becoming a staple, huge opportunities exist for brands that invest at the intersection of these two complementary approaches.

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Marketers Need Return On Marketing Investment Now

Conversionation

Yesterday, I had a long and interesting conversation with the president of STIMA , Belgium’s largest association of marketing professionals. He told me the main issue that surfaces in his daily contacts with marketers is ROMI (Return On Marketing Investment), a.k.a.

How Pabst Blue Ribbon Dominated the Millennial Marketing World

Spin Sucks

Marketing. After hiring Neal Stewart, a 27-year-old marketing manager, PBR started making themselves more apparent within lesser known “hip” events and soon after they realized the opportunity in front of them. Millennial Marketing and Experiences.

How Obama Sets Online Marketing High

Ari Herzog

It has nothing to do with Obama himself, other than the fact that his team was the first to use online marketing strategies effectively in the execution of a presidential campaign. Commentary on Search Engine Marketing. Marketing finance leadershipPhotograph by Pete Souza.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

companies now use social media for marketing (though the figure varies widely based on size of company)? companies now use social media for marketing. companies are currently using blogs for marketing purposes, up from 29% in 2009 and just 16% in 2007.

Why More Members, Money, and Ads Don’t Always Mean More Success: A B2B Marketer’s Survival Guide

Webbiquity SMM

So the question is–are there things that today’s B2B marketers can learn from history, specifically, the tremendous success of Facebook and the rise, fall and possible resurrection of Myspace? In contrast, Facebook was founded in February 2004 and only took in its first outside funding of 12.7

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6 Tips to Make Your Email Marketing More Effective

yMarketingMatters

Over the past few years, research has continued to prove the benefits of email marketing for business: Low costs, high conversion rates and detailed tracking are all notable features. So as a permission-based business email marketer, what can you do?

17 Ways to Succeed in Viral Content Marketing

Writtent Blog

Every marketer’s dream is to create a piece of viral content. marketing found that certain emotions lend themselves to viral sharing more often than others: Image Credit: Frac.tl/SEOmoz. as top sites for achieving a viral effect of your content marketing.

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Interview With American Marketing Association CEO Russ Klein

Diva Marketing Blog

Well in the world of the American Marketing Association. Russ Klein recentlyaccepted the role of CEO for AMA and with that he now leads North America''s largest professional marketing association. Of Russ graciously agreed to a Diva Marketing interview.

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Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

In 2004, I stepped into the blogosphere with Diva Marketing and soon after began developing workshops for the American Marketing Association on a national and local chapter level. Blogs must be integrated into your marketing strategy to be effective: goals, objectives.

Point of View Marketing: How Taking a Stand Wins Raving Fans

Buffer Social

Today, the marketing that wins hearts and minds is likely to look more like this: Even as “masculine” a pursuit as beer-drinking is getting in on the act, with Budweiser going from an ad like this in the 1980s: To this today: Beer ads that support equal pay? What is point of view marketing?

Diva Marketing Turns 7!

Diva Marketing Blog

Yes, girlfriend, Diva Marketing celebrates 7 years. Diva entered the blogopshere May 24th 2004 as an experiement. And so I continued Diva Marketing because I was having too much fun to stop. . Founder Donna Lyons Miller bravely agreed to share our learnings on Diva Marketing.

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Facebook Breaks the Marketing Sound Barrier for Small Business

Blue Focus Marketing

Marketing guru, Seth Godin, says: “If you wait until there is another case study in your industry, you’ll be too late.” Today, it is all about real-time marketing. With about 800 million users, Facebook is bigger than the whole Internet was in 2004, the year Facebook was founded.

How to Use Social Media to Market Your Business Like a PRO

Rebekah Radice

Marketing your business on social media is tougher than ever. We discussed social media, blogging, content marketing and so much more. How did I get involved with social media marketing? How to Use Social Media to Market Your Business Like a PRO. There’s no doubt about it.

The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Christopher Penn

Spin Sucks

I’ve been training since 1993, got my first degree black belt in 2004, and learn something every time I train. Where You Can Find Christopher Penn Unlike the digital marketing ninjas, Christopher Penn is the real deal.

Understanding Which Social Platforms to Choose When [infographic]

Mindjumpers

In 2004, users were sharing 1% of content (on Facebook). Marketing & Communication Social Media Facebook Google Infographic Mark Zuckerberg social sharing TwitterTweet Right messaging on social media is as important as using the right channel to spread it.

There Is No Salvation for the ‘Facebook Expert’

SocialTimes Facebook

In the old days of search marketing, it was about tricking the dumb robots –buy links, cloak, spin content, or whatever trick you could pull. This kills the single-channel marketer and a raft of Facebook-only companies at the same time.

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34 Hot Tips on Increasing Facebook Followers (or Likes) From AMA Boot Camp Marketers

Diva Marketing Blog

In 2004, the American Marketing Association asked to develop a workshop on blogs. Blogs: Marketing Beyond The Website , was an amazing experience. We took that Hot Topic program to 6 major markets in 10-months. Very smart marketers.

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3 Tips For Nonprofits To Boost Their Social Media Presence

SocialFish

The sheer number of people nonprofits can reach via social networks makes them a necessary part for all marketing campaigns. National Preparedness Month has been observed every September since 2004 to promote and encourage disaster relief plans in every American home.

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Think Like Zuck: 5 Secrets of Success of Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since 2004 it has grown to over one billion users globally, with over half of those logging on daily. She sits on a Board of Directors of Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA). Business Marketing Social MediaThis is a guest post by Ekaterina Walter.

Facebook’s $5 billion IPO: By the numbers

Idaconcpts

Initial investment by billionaire Peter Thiel in 2004 in exchange for 44.7 Business & Marketing Social Media Facebook facebook 5 billion ipo facebook data Facebook IPO facebook ipo coverage facebook ipo data facebook ipo stats facebook stats$5 billion.

How the Senses Affect Purchase Decison

Spin Sucks

Within those four categories it is often the small nuances that make the biggest difference in a purchase decision…things we don’t often think about as marketers, and might not even notice as a customer.

25 Ways to Create Shareable Content

Convince & Convert

Email keeps growing exponentially, with trillions sent every year, Facebook went from university students only in 2004 to more than a billion users eight years later. For Valentine’s Day one year, Hubspot asked experts why businesses should create marketing that people love and want to share.

3 Ways Your Experience Can Help You Sell Your Services

Convince & Convert

Set up a website or a blog, pour all your years of experience into a nice content guide, and start promoting it on social media and other marketing channels. Robert Mening is a web designer and developer who’s been in the profession since 2004.

The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Growth means that the network has reached enough mass that businesses and marketers have taken note. At this stage, people start using these networks for commercial purposes, such as business networking, sales promotion, customer relationship management, and general marketing.

The Failed State Of Branding

Twist Image

Here are four different types of brand new content that all marketers need to read, watch and think about before they go out develop their next Pinterest or Vine strategy: Are Consumers "Falling Out of Love" With Brands? That is the question that this Marketing Charts article asks.

Two Critical Points About The Future

Twist Image

In presentations of my own (and in writing), I have often stipulated that technology moves both very slowly (we've had a commercialized web for close to two decades), but happens very fast (Shopify is a $3+ billion business, but they started in 2004). digital marketing. digital marketing agency. digital marketing blog. marketing. marketing blog. Recently I heard two quote about the future that really put things into perspective.

Social Media Metrics and Conversion

Proactive Report

US businesses have definitely accepted that social media has to be a part of their marketing and PR activity - four in five US businesses with at least 100 employees will take part in social media marketing in 2011, says eMarketer.

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I actually launched my copywriting business using LinkedIn & recently wrote a couple of blog posts about how independent consultants can use it to market ourselves. hey Chris, great post I wrote a post called 15 ways to market yourself on linkedin that you might enjoy. Pingback by Some of My Favorite Recent Posts | Jacob Morgans Marketing Ideas and Rants on May 19, 2008 @ 7:55 pm. […] Make Your Linkedin Profile Work for You […]. marketing has gone.

Social Fakers: What Do Numbers Mean these Days?

Spin Sucks

” In fact the article goes on to imply: Nearly 168 MM bot accounts were created by Zuckerberg, dating back to 2004 to present day. Hessie Jones is a marketer, digital media strategist, speaker, blogger, and podcaster. Today’s guest post is by Hessie Jones. All hail Facebook.

Winklevoss Twins Lose Appeal to Facebook

Idaconcpts

The trio of the the “Winklevii&# (nickname given to the twins by Zuckerberg, according to The Social Network movie) and Narendra filed suit in 2004 against Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The Monday April 11, 2011 ruling from Judge Alex Kozinski, chief judge of the U.S.

Who are the Millennials?

SocialFish

1982 to 2004 (22 years). That’s why social media is more than just a marketing trend. If you’re like me, you’ve been seeing a lot written about the Millenials lately. It’s understandable, since by most accounts they are the biggest generation in U.S. history.

My First Novel, 19 Years in the Making

Geoff Livingston

It has been refined six times since then, including a near miss with a publisher in 2004. Without the business books, social media marketing experiences, and yes, failed attempts to find a publisher nine years ago, I would not have found the courage to release book myself.

Apps Are Media

Twist Image

But, when I started writing about this idea that content is media (around 2004), it was taken with a massive dose of skepticism. There is a new duality to marketing that brands are still adjusting to. Marketing is a game of real estate (a topic I dug deep into while writing my second business book, CTRL ALT Delete , which was published in 2013). content marketing. digital marketing agency. digital marketing blog. marketing. marketing blog.

Social Media Stock Talk: Five Reasons to Buy Facebook

Waxing UnLyrical

The biggest news in the history of social media took place Friday when Facebook had its IPO, becoming the biggest social name ever to join the public market. A huge majority of the market is a potential customer, and a huge chunk of the businesses out there already spend money on it.

How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing

blog.eladgil.com

Yelp (2004) is basically a food blogging platform where reviewers will go on about how their boyfriend was mean to them during dinner, before actually reviewing the food. How Can You Tell If Your Market Is A Good One? Elad Blog. Wednesday, January 4, 2012.

Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

Diva Marketing Blog

Once I shared a restaurant review with some colleagues and saw that review spread across my network and encourage dozens of people to try that restaurant I had what I call my "peanut butter chocolate" moment about how blogging and online community was a natural communications and marketing channel.

Social Media Tips From Around The Web

Diva Marketing Blog

Since Diva Marketing (Blog) launched in 2004, social media has gone through changes that have disrupted our digital experience. In addition to adding content to Diva Marketing and Diva Foodies (my relatively new food blog ~ check it out!)