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The California Consumer Privacy Act and What It Means for Digital Marketers

Maria Breaux — August 26, 2018 — August 26, 2018 “Privacy” is a trending term in headlines and a pressing concern for the online public. With prominent news items like Cambridge Analytica’s data mining activities and third-party developers reading Google emails, people are increasingly concerned about the use and misuse of their personal information. To … Continue reading The California Consumer Privacy Act and What It Means for Digital Marketers

How Accurate is Social Media Sentiment Analysis in Measuring Consumer Opinion?

William Comcowich — August 20, 2018 Follow @GleanTeam — August 20, 2018 Many companies use social media measurement to gauge consumer sentiment toward their brands. Rating social media comments on a positive to negative scale indicates how consumers feel about company products, the company’s response to current news, or the seriousness of a recent PR … Continue reading How Accurate is Social Media Sentiment Analysis in Measuring Consumer Opinion?

Are your marketing efforts hurting sales? The need for a consistent view of the consumer journey

Rex Briggs on July 9, 2018 at 11:59 pm Marketing professionals working with brands large and small across the world are facing a problem. Measuring marketing impact and quickly finding ways to drive a higher ROI has never been easy – many of the tools upon which we rely were developed when we were primarily marketing … Continue reading Are your marketing efforts hurting sales? The need for a consistent view of the consumer journey

Report: Stores still critical in consumer purchase journey, above TV and social

Study from Blis found that in-store browsing was the number one way consumers discovered new products. Greg Sterling on June 28, 2018   A new survey of 2,000 US consumers from location intelligence provider Blis argues that, contrary to marketers’ perceptions, the dominant way consumers discover new products is in traditional retail stores. At the … Continue reading Report: Stores still critical in consumer purchase journey, above TV and social

GDPR Enforced: Marketers See Consumer Data As Biggest Challenge

GDPR Enforced: Marketers See Consumer Data As Biggest Challenge by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, May 25, 2018 As the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) goes into enforcement Friday, marketers are rethinking their reliance on customer data. About 40% of those participating in a study now think customer consent to use their data will become the biggest … Continue reading GDPR Enforced: Marketers See Consumer Data As Biggest Challenge

What’s The Value Of Consumer Data (To The Consumer)?

What’s The Value Of Consumer Data (To The Consumer)? by Joe Mandese  @mp_joemandese, May 18, 2018 What began as a discussion about the role that blockchain technology likely will play in removing friction and increasing transparency for business turned into a conversation about the value of leveraging consumer data to do research or market to … Continue reading What’s The Value Of Consumer Data (To The Consumer)?

Crypto And The Curious Consumer: As Education Continues To Rise, Will Investment Follow Suit?

Crypto And The Curious Consumer: As Education Continues To Rise, Will Investment Follow Suit? by Warren Ashley , April 11, 2018 I no longer have that compulsion to open my crypto app. If you rank as a crypto investor, you can likely attest to a similar addiction from just a few short months ago. We … Continue reading Crypto And The Curious Consumer: As Education Continues To Rise, Will Investment Follow Suit?

Brands, please stop ruining the consumer mobile journey with desktop experiences

Contributor Brian Solis urges brands to prioritize the mobile experience as consumers seek to complete tasks and purchases on their devices. Brian Solis on April 10, 2018   People check their phones every 15 minutes on average, about 47 times a day, even if they have no alerts or notifications, according to a Deloitte study. … Continue reading Brands, please stop ruining the consumer mobile journey with desktop experiences

Study captures new consumer ‘hierarchy of needs’ facing brands

The survey found that consumers are not that interested in ‘brand morals’ and don’t want content or ads that feel overly personalized. Greg Sterling on April 3, 2018 at 12:55 pm Given all the politics and polarization in the market these days, it’s a bit of a minefield for brands. Loyalty is down, according to … Continue reading Study captures new consumer ‘hierarchy of needs’ facing brands