Tag Archives: Branded

Unbranded Vs. Branded Search, When To Use What Strategy

Unbranded Vs. Branded Search, When To Use What Strategy by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, May 20, 2020 Whether or not to use an unbranded search strategy remains an ongoing dilemma for marketers, especially for those trying to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic downturn. Some data suggests 86% of consumers have remained true to the brands they … Continue reading Unbranded Vs. Branded Search, When To Use What Strategy

How Target Uses Branded Gifs to Bolster Community Engagement on Twitter

Arik Hanson — June 20, 2019 — June 20, 2019 If you’ve worked in the social media marketing world for more than five minutes, you know how most brands treat “engagement” on Twitter. I’ll simplify: When it comes to engagement, Twitter has become a full-on customer service channel managed by the customer service team. Just … Continue reading How Target Uses Branded Gifs to Bolster Community Engagement on Twitter

IAB Creates Branded Content Studio Directory To Aid Media Buyers

IAB Creates Branded Content Studio Directory To Aid Media Buyers by Sara Guaglione , July 2, 2018 The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has created a directory of branded content studios operated by publishers, with the hope that it will “help buyers more easily identify publisher content studio offerings to meet their goals.” A committee at … Continue reading IAB Creates Branded Content Studio Directory To Aid Media Buyers

How to use good ol’ PPC to support fun and creative branded content

Contributor Kevin Lee looks at creative synergies and the power of collaboration to increase the efficiency of branded content using PPC campaigns Kevin Lee on May 2, 2018 Branded content and pay-per-click (PPC) aren’t ordinarily included together in the same section of a digital media plan, but there are definite synergies between these two marketing … Continue reading How to use good ol’ PPC to support fun and creative branded content

Facebook News Feed Changes: Why You Don’t Need A New Strategy

Tom Martin — January 24, 2018 Follow @TomMartin — January 24, 2018 Facebook’s announcement that “The new algorithm will emphasize posts from friends and family over viral videos and clickbait headlines from Pages.” doesn’t mean you need a new social media strategy. It means you’ll need to execute better against the same social media strategy … Continue reading Facebook News Feed Changes: Why You Don’t Need A New Strategy

The importance of targeting branded searches

Though many search marketers focus primarily on non-branded searches, columnist Thomas Stern believes it’s crucial to invest in a branded search strategy. Thomas Stern on December 7, 2017   Search experts understand the importance of targeting non-branded search terms: Optimizing for high-volume, non-branded terms can drive a significant amount of traffic to your brand’s site. … Continue reading The importance of targeting branded searches

We Analyzed 7 Million Paid Clicks to Branded Content, Here’s What We Learned

Gustaf Steunlund — November 27, 2017 Follow @stenlundgustaf — November 27, 2017 rawpixel / Pixabay As marketers, we have a tendency to optimize campaigns towards the cheapest clicks, because surely, the more clicks you get, the more leads, online purchases and fan mail you’ll receive… right? Wrong. The truth is not all clicks are created … Continue reading We Analyzed 7 Million Paid Clicks to Branded Content, Here’s What We Learned