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Essential Referral Emails: Part 3 – The Advocate Stats Email

  This article is the next in our series covering the emails that power referral programs. Here, we  cover an often overlooked but important need: keeping advocates engaged. Imagine, an advocate shares and is thanked (see the first and second articles in this series for more there)… then, what happens? Well, until a referred friend … Continue reading Essential Referral Emails: Part 3 – The Advocate Stats Email

How Do You Persuade Big Company Executives That Digital Marketing is Important?

Mike Moran — August 8, 2017 Follow @MikeMoran — August 8, 2017 Many of you no longer face this problem within your company, which is great. Some of you are increasing spending on digital and reaping the rewards, but not all. Some B2C companies spend the lion’s share of their marketing budget on traditional marketing, … Continue reading How Do You Persuade Big Company Executives That Digital Marketing is Important?

Video Technologies Set To Make A Big Splash In Social Media

By Evelyn Timson August 8th, 2017 Video has already vastly transformed the social media marketing landscape, massively boosting engagement levels and helping brands connect with audiences in a variety of new and often meaningful ways. As bandwidths become greater, mobile internet data gets cheaper and video continues to spearhead the destruction of old fashioned interruptive … Continue reading Video Technologies Set To Make A Big Splash In Social Media

Facebook looks to clean up Audience Network with higher standard for counting clicks

Facebook will stop charging advertisers for clicks on ads running across its Audience Network when people bounce back in less than 2 seconds. Tim Peterson on August 8, 2017   Facebook continues to try to ease advertisers’ concerns with ads running across its Audience Network ad network. After appraising Audience Network publishers’ ad placements last … Continue reading Facebook looks to clean up Audience Network with higher standard for counting clicks

Measuring social traffic effectiveness when conversion is not the goal

What if your primary objective isn’t to convert? How do you measure the success of your content shared on social? Columnist Mark Traphagen explains why average time on page isn’t the answer. Mark Traphagen on August 8, 2017 at 10:39 am In many cases, your content and landing pages that get social traffic have a clear … Continue reading Measuring social traffic effectiveness when conversion is not the goal

5 Ways to Use Facebook Ads to Take Down Your Competitors

Allen Finn — August 8, 2017 — August 8, 2017 I’m willing to wager that at least one of Facebook’s 5 million (and counting) advertisers is your direct competitor. Even if Joe’s HVAC or Asics or exceptionallypungentcatnip.org don’t know what the hell they’re doing, they’re siphoning your share of voice. What exactly does that mean? … Continue reading 5 Ways to Use Facebook Ads to Take Down Your Competitors