Karl Sakas — January 7, 2019 Follow @KarlSakas — January 7, 2019 Feeling stuck at your agency? You might be using “over-coupling” as a defense mechanism to avoid something else. The solution? A coaching strategy I call “decoupling.” As humans, we frequently get stuck because we choose to make one thing falsely contingent on another. … Continue reading Stuck Again? Try ‘Decoupling’ Things!
A new report from contextual ad firm GumGum surveyed ad execs and found that content-based advertising has not succumbed to audience targeting. Barry Levine on September 18, 2018 The big question in ad targeting is whether the future has been worth it. While advertisers in the past ran ads for cars next to automotive … Continue reading Contextual ads are back (again)
Amazon — Once Again- – Fights Fake Reviews, Click Fraud by Laurie Sullivan @lauriesullivan, (July 31, 2018) Scams used to outsmart Amazon’s algorithms that are intended to rank and serve up the most relevant products at the top of the results page are growing nearly as fast as its budding search and advertising businesses. The … Continue reading Amazon — Once Again- – Fights Fake Reviews, Click Fraud
Avinash Nair — July 27, 2018 Follow @AviNair52 — July 27, 2018 The life of an entrepreneur certainly comes with a long list of challenges and not just business-related ones. A successful entrepreneur, by nature, is a disrupter. Entrepreneurs forge their own path and look for new, exciting ways to shake up the market and … Continue reading Lost Your Entrepreneurial Spark? Here Are 3 Ideas to Get Yourself Motivated and Inspired Again
Contributor John Nardone explains how being an empathetic marketer can help you with everything from managing data to conceiving of dynamite creative. John Nardone on June 28, 2018 With GDPR recently coming into effect, advertisers are once again fretting over their use of consumer data. In Europe, the fretting is beneath a regulatory cloud, … Continue reading It’s time for the brand promise to evolve. Again.
Deborah Sweeney — May 28, 2018 Follow @MyCorporation— May 28, 2018 If your business has never had a company blog, started one up and then took a lengthy hiatus, or posted content so frequently that it caused you to burn out, it’s time to take a moment to reexamine your place as a blogger. You … Continue reading Burned Out on Blogging? Here’s How to Get Back Into It Again
The key to a successful transformation proves to be a focus on core values. Robin Kurzer on April 3, 2018 Every day we hear of more and more well-known traditional brands shutting their doors. There’s no shortage of thoughts as to why this is happening (retail apocalypse, anyone?), but in many instances, it’s a … Continue reading Everything old is new again: How some traditional brands have used martech to support growth
Hackers Use Google To Serve Amazon Scam Ads, Again by Laurie Sullivan @lauriesullivan, March 16, 2018 Google search results for “Amazon” pointed to a scam site for hours on Thursday, according to one report. Since then another series of ads took its place in some parts of the U.S. One of the new ads suggests … Continue reading Hackers Use Google To Serve Amazon Scam Ads, Again
Personal Branding Blog — February 25, 2018 — February 25, 2018 Recently Google announced an update of its Featured Snippets for both desktop and mobile search. This provides a personal brand’s website an opportunity to appear in top results with answers to the most pressing questions online. Answers are displayed in a descriptive box in … Continue reading Why You Should Think About Google Featured Snippets Again for Your Brand
Stephanie Wharton — February 13, 2018 — February 13, 2018 What do you do when a customer seems to fall out of love with your products or services? An account that was once flourishing with activity now sits inactive. Is it possible to re-engage that person and convert them back into a loyal customer? If … Continue reading 3 Creative Emails That Will Make Your Customers Fall in Love with You Again