Tag: advertising


Amazon is courting advertisers with video ads, external links

August 15, 2018

Via: Econsultancy blog

The online retail giant now has annual ad sales exceeding $2bn, and advertising is its fastest-growing segment. With over half of consumers starting their product searches on Amazon, there’s every reason to believe that Amazon’s ad revenue will continue to […]

Big Data, Customer Data, Marketing Technologies, Other technologies

How to Use Advertising as a Lead Generation Tool

August 14, 2018

Via: Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing is a broad term that encompasses a number of channels and approaches. Advertising is just one of them, and in our increasingly digital age, it can sometimes feel like a tactic of the past. However, when advertising is used […]

Marketing Technologies, Other technologies

Science of sound: How music makes advertising more memorable

August 9, 2018

Via: Econsultancy blog

Take John Lewis, for example, whose Christmas adverts are just as well known for their sentimental song choice as their storylines. There’s also Vodafone which, in the early noughties, catapulted The Dandy Warhol’s ‘Bohemian Like You’ into the UK’s top […]

Marketing Technologies, Mobile Marketing

Why marketers should consider in-app advertising [stats]

August 6, 2018

Via: Econsultancy blog

A large percentage of this is likely to go towards in-app ads – currently the fastest growing form of mobile advertising. According to App Annie, in-app advertising is set to triple in value in the next few years, going from […]


The best digital marketing stats we’ve seen this week

August 3, 2018

Via: Econsultancy blog

A recent article published by Thinknum suggests that, according to sales rank data from Amazon, consumer interest in VR is on the decline. It found that sales rank trends for headsets from Sony, Samsung, and Facebook/Oculus have declined across multiple […]

Business and Industrial, Industries

The Top 5 Challenges Facing Today’s B2B Sales Teams (and How to Fix Them With Marketing)

July 18, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Considering that the major portion of a buyer’s journey takes place without his or her knowledge, salespeople have to rise above a long list of challenges, regardless of their industry. Competition is fierce, and organizations are finding that their salespeople […]

Media, Television

TV Advertising’s Future Will Focus On What We Actually DO With Data

July 13, 2018

Via: Media Post

Data is not going to define the future of successful TV advertising, any more than it has defined digital advertising. I know that’s not what you hear at most conferences, but as someone who has worked at the center of […]

Advertising Technology

Link to my awesome content, please!

July 11, 2018

Via: Marketing Land

In my last article, I outlined several tactics for building links in challenging industries. I focused on different ways to create link-worthy content, but as we all know, that’s only half of the equation. The other half is planning a […]

Advertising Technology

3 Mistakes That Will Tank Your Marketing Strategy — And How to Fix Them

July 10, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

With so many platforms, channels, audiences and messages to consider, creating a successful marketing strategy can be overwhelming. In fact, the challenges surrounding marketing-strategy development can become so daunting that companies repeat their mistakes. Earlier this year, MarTech Today noted […]

Digital Media & Mobile, Media

Univision is considering selling the former Gawker Media websites

July 9, 2018

Via: Ad Age

Univision Holdings Inc. is considering selling its English-language websites, including the former Gawker Media properties, according to people with knowledge of the situation. The move would put a group of sites such as Gizmodo, Deadspin and Jezebel on the block, […]