Email marketing has a high burnout rate so to advance our industry, we must take more responsibility to educate our successors. Ryan Phelan on December 18, 2019 It has been a heck of a year for email marketers – not just professionally but for the industry at large. I’ve worked with an amazing collection of … Continue reading Email marketers: Keep growing, but also take the time to teach others
Why Google Featured Snippets, Rich Answers Strategies Are Also Important For Publishers by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, November 20, 2019 Understanding and recognizing query intent is one of the most challenging aspects of search. For many marketers the ability to gain a greater understanding also means an increase in the total number of feature … Continue reading Why Google Featured Snippets, Rich Answers Strategies Are Also Important For Publishers
Stephanie Ockerman — July 11, 2019 Follow @thetravelchica — July 11, 2019 mohamed_hassan / Pixabay “Can the Scrum Master also be the Product Owner?” This is a common question in my Professional Scrum classes. The topic of combining Scrum roles often comes up early when we are still learning the basics of the Scrum framework. … Continue reading Can the Scrum Master also be the Product Owner?
Wondering how to obtain the elusive ‘position zero’ in Google search results? Columnist Marcus Miller discusses how to target answer boxes and related questions. Marcus Miller on October 2, 2017 Search engines have a peculiar business model: They exist to quickly direct you somewhere else. This is in direct contrast to your typical web … Continue reading Targeting featured snippet and ‘People also ask’ SERP features
By Matt Janaway January 17th, 2017 I was in a bakery last weekend. Placed on the shelf above the birthday cakes, they had confetti, candles, and snow sprays. It seems obvious that anyone buying a birthday cake is also likely to buy confetti and candles, yet many online marketers ignore such simple cross-selling opportunities. Maybe … Continue reading “People Who Bought This Also Bought” – Related Keyword Searches Unraveled
Paul Schmidt — November 6, 2016 — November 6, 2016 Your website needs to be your top-performing marketing and sales employee. It’s on 24 hours a day and should contain answers to all of your prospects’ questions. However, for most organizations, this isn’t the case, and a redesign is necessary. A website redesign can be … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why Your Inbound Agency Should Also Redesign Your Website
Are well-known brand name e-tailers taking advantage of the tools available for optimization? Columnist Brian Massey shares his analysis of 7 top sites. Brian Massey on March 31, 2016 at 11:00 am As I soar 35,000 feet above the Amazon jungle, my thoughts turn to the attentive audience I addressed in São Paulo, Brazil, this … Continue reading Are our leading brands also optimization leaders?
by Ajit Singh March 8, 2016 Follow @cycle_wallahMarch 8, 2016 User feedback is by far the most underrated method employed by businesses to improve their product’s user experience. Why a company would want to know what its user thinks about its product is same as to why the manager in a restaurant wants to know … Continue reading How Important is It to Take User Feedback (Also 11 Ultimate Hacks on How to Take it)
In another effort to boost engagement, Twitter is experimenting with a display of additional tweets in the right-rail of individual tweet pages. Martin Beck on March 23, 2015 Twitter has long struggled with how to make its site more sticky. One of the major criticisms over the years is that new users aren’t find enough … Continue reading New: Twitter Tests Suggestion Feature “You May Also Like”
Reported new features headed to Twitter should be well received by both advertisers, publishers and the avid video consumer. Greg Finn on January 9, 2015 In a pitch to media buyers at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, Twitter caught the attention of folks with a variety of improvements on par with the shiniest of the … Continue reading Twitter To Expand Ads To Publishers & Apps, Will Also Begin Auto-Playing Video