Category Archives: Consumer Engagement

Search: How Bing, Facebook Will Predict Consumer Purchases

Search: How Bing, Facebook Will Predict Consumer Purchases by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, November 30, 2018 Google, Microsoft, Facebook and a slew of other companies continue to build algorithms that predict when, where and how consumers will make online purchases. The most recent technology comes from Intent Lab, a research unit of Performics and … Continue reading Search: How Bing, Facebook Will Predict Consumer Purchases

The decisioning dilemma: Getting the right combination of marketing tech to optimize engagement

Being able to bring together the facets of customer engagement – and to do so automatically – is the true value of decisioning tools. Alex Yoder on November 19, 2018   With the proliferation of martech and adtech tools over the past ten years, there’s no shortage of technology platforms available to help marketers understand, … Continue reading The decisioning dilemma: Getting the right combination of marketing tech to optimize engagement

Why The Buyer Transformation Is The Only One That Will Matter By 2020

Tony Zambito — October 29, 2018 Follow @tonyzambito — October 29, 2018 A hot buzzword during the past couple of years has been digital transformation. It has branched off a few more in the world of marketing and sales: Martech Transformation Sales Transformation CX Transformation Customer Engagement Transformation I am sure there are more. At … Continue reading Why The Buyer Transformation Is The Only One That Will Matter By 2020

The Consumer Buying Behavior in the Digital Age [Infographic]

James Patterson — September 24, 2018 — September 24, 2018 The internet and evolving technologies have dramatically changed the way people do everyday activities like researching, shopping, and banking. The common practice before was going to a physical store to learn more about a product, canvas, and finally purchase. Now, it’s possible to do everything … Continue reading The Consumer Buying Behavior in the Digital Age [Infographic]

Why You Need to be Able to Make Your Case to a Variety of Audiences

Liz Kislik — August 4, 2018 Follow @lizkislik — August 4, 2018 Very few decision-makers operate completely independently — even CEOs usually have to answer to a board. So unless you’re a sole owner, or a sole employee, you need to appeal to many different audiences to get support for your initiatives, as well as … Continue reading Why You Need to be Able to Make Your Case to a Variety of Audiences

How to reach consumers while protecting their privacy

Probabilistic methods allow for personal campaigns while ensuring anonymity. The debate surrounding probabilistic versus deterministic cross-device tracking is nothing new. But with the rapidly evolving online landscape and technological capabilities, and with customers increasingly engaging across multiple devices, brands and agencies should be having a different conversation: They need to look beyond which targeting method … Continue reading How to reach consumers while protecting their privacy

Report: Stores still critical in consumer purchase journey, above TV and social

Study from Blis found that in-store browsing was the number one way consumers discovered new products. Greg Sterling on June 28, 2018   A new survey of 2,000 US consumers from location intelligence provider Blis argues that, contrary to marketers’ perceptions, the dominant way consumers discover new products is in traditional retail stores. At the … Continue reading Report: Stores still critical in consumer purchase journey, above TV and social