Category Archives: Branding Lessons

Why D2C brands are the future of retail

The founders and leaders of Brooklinen, Hatch Collection and M.M. LaFleur discuss building their brands and how they’re creating customers for life. Greg Sterling on October 25, 2019 The hottest segment in retail is direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands. It’s also very competitive and quickly evolving, from online-only to multi-channel, with many companies adding physical stores to … Continue reading Why D2C brands are the future of retail

Brand Awareness is Your Insurance Policy Against Dirty Tricks in PPC

Pauline Jakober — October 7, 2019 Follow @GrpTwentySeven The paid search community was recently caught up in a flurry of tweets on the topic of a certain “dirty trick.” The CEO of Basecamp, Jason Fried, complained that Google Ads allows competitors to bid on a company’s branded keywords (including his own). He claims that the … Continue reading Brand Awareness is Your Insurance Policy Against Dirty Tricks in PPC

7 Business Pain-Points that a Brand-First Approach Could Solve

Orsolya Herbein — October 1, 2019 Branding is one of the most misunderstood concepts out there when it comes to business terms. While there can be a lot packed into the definition of branding, the lack of understanding stems from various misconceptions about what branding actually is. What Is Branding? Some think their business brand … Continue reading 7 Business Pain-Points that a Brand-First Approach Could Solve

Use Sentiment Analysis to Win the Brand Comparison War

Brianne Schaer — September 16, 2019 — September 16, 2019 People will compare your brand with that of your competitors long before they contact you. Sentiment analysis allows you to track the opinions that people are expressing about your brand online, whether they are positive, negative, or neutral. Sentiment monitoring and analysis tools and techniques … Continue reading Use Sentiment Analysis to Win the Brand Comparison War

The Importance of Being Consistent Across the Web

Jeffrey Mirro — September 5, 2019 — September 5, 2019 Standing out in the search engine rankings can be extremely difficult these days especially if you are in a competitive niche. This is why it’s imperative for you to focus on using effective virtual marketing techniques that center around local search engine optimization (SEO). Local … Continue reading The Importance of Being Consistent Across the Web

4 Lessons Marketers Can Learn From Big Brands On Twitter

Jared Atchison — August 26, 2019 — August 26, 2019 Big brands have no problem racking up thousands to millions of followers on their social media and gaining the attention of just as many people. Growing your social media means building brand awareness, encouraging engagement, and increasing revenue for your business. With more than 269 … Continue reading 4 Lessons Marketers Can Learn From Big Brands On Twitter

Consumers believe brands benefit more from personal data sharing than they do

New Factual survey shows the complex state of consumer attitudes toward personal and location data privacy. Greg Sterling on August 21, 2019 There are an increasing number of surveys about data privacy — now coming almost weekly. These studies help gauge consumer sentiment but are typically fairly abstract. By contrast, privacy and data sharing are … Continue reading Consumers believe brands benefit more from personal data sharing than they do

4 Social Monitoring Tools to Gain Insights on Your Brand Campaigns

Susan Gilbert — July 4, 2019 Follow @SusanGilbert — July 4, 2019 Today I have some social monitoring tools to help you improve your brand growth online. Keeping track of your social media brand mentions can be difficult — as a business you need to have more focus to determine how well your marketing campaigns … Continue reading 4 Social Monitoring Tools to Gain Insights on Your Brand Campaigns

Branding & Email Marketing: How to Share Your Brand Values via Email

Beatriz Redondo Tejedor — June 30, 2019 — June 30, 2019 It’s 2019 and the world of marketing seems to be in the midst of a conceptual revolution. With so many new buzzwords to learn, groundbreaking technology to use and creative ideas to try, brands have little time to even consider what “doing marketing” really … Continue reading Branding & Email Marketing: How to Share Your Brand Values via Email