Tag Archives: Acquisition

What Cision’s acquisition signals for customers, martech industry

The company, which has been on an acquisition spree, will go private under Platinum Equity ownership. Jennifer Cannon on October 25, 2019 at 12:02 pm Media software conglomerate Cision has entered a definitive agreement to be acquired by private equity firm, Platinum Equity. The transaction is valued at approximately $2.74 billion, said Cision. The company … Continue reading What Cision’s acquisition signals for customers, martech industry

Email Acquisition: How to Gain More Quality Addresses (and Offset Risk)

FreshAddress Staff — September 20, 2019 — September 20, 2019 rawpixel / Pixabay We recently sat down with Chris Marriott, President & Founder of Marketing Democracy, to chat about email acquisition, why it’s important to marketers, and how to get it right. How focused should marketers be on email acquisition and why? As we head … Continue reading Email Acquisition: How to Gain More Quality Addresses (and Offset Risk)

Re-thinking customer acquisition: What you cannot measure sometimes matters most

Marketers should use attribution reports to assess trends and relative impact but it’s a slippery slope to draw big conclusions from absolute numbers. Joe Hyland on August 21, 2019 We recently signed a major tech player as a client – a brand we were proud to add to our portfolio. As a marketer, I wondered … Continue reading Re-thinking customer acquisition: What you cannot measure sometimes matters most

New customer acquisition vs. retention: 7 best practices for search

Here’s how retailers should map their audience strategy for new-versus-returning customers to search. Steve Costanza on April 19, 2019   Like nearly all retailers, a large health and beauty organization is facing escalating competition and CPCs on search. The performance marketing team realizes it can’t keep paying heightening costs to acquire the same levels of … Continue reading New customer acquisition vs. retention: 7 best practices for search

How Marketing and HR Can Team Up and Become a Powerhouse for Talent Acquisition

Bob Van Rossum — February 12, 2019 Follow @BobVR — February 12, 2019 Find the marketing talent you need to position your company for growth CMOs have successfully worked to build relationships with their C-suite peers and break down organizational silos in recent years. From IT to sales to finance, marketing plays a big role … Continue reading How Marketing and HR Can Team Up and Become a Powerhouse for Talent Acquisition

Back to basics: Measuring your social media efforts with unique acquisition channels

Segregating paid, organic and social activity in analytics clarifies the activity that drives which type of conversion. Alan K’necht on December 4, 2018   Most organizations are spending a considerable amount of money and resources on their social media marketing efforts. These efforts generally take the form of three types of effort – organic, paid … Continue reading Back to basics: Measuring your social media efforts with unique acquisition channels

How to Combat the High Cost of Prospect Acquisition: A Seasoned Marketer’s POV

Scott Vaughan — August 21, 2018 Follow @ScottAVaughan — August 21, 2018 jarmoluk / Pixabay The importance of top-funnel marketing efforts continues to rise, driven by the need to more precisely target, identify and engage prospects. As demand generation strategies focus more on quality versus quantity and B2B marketing teams face greater pressure to show … Continue reading How to Combat the High Cost of Prospect Acquisition: A Seasoned Marketer’s POV