When developing an organizational plan, navigating workplace culture to find allies will help strike the right balance of martech that works for all. Steve Petersen on February 7, 2020 Whether you work in-house, at an agency, small businesses, enterprise organizations, for-profits and nonprofits, every organization has its own culture. I’ve worked with colleagues in a … Continue reading Fostering relationships is key to managing a martech stack
It’s past time to solidify the partnership with IT and security in your organization. Jorge Garcia on September 30, 2019 It seems we can’t make it more than a couple of weeks without hearing about a major company that’s suffered a major incident or breach, but for the second year in a row, the 2019 … Continue reading Pro Tip: Partnerships are critical in securing your martech stack
Through the power of a credit card, everyone in the organization has become a technology purchaser without strategy or discipline. That needs to change. Anita Brearton on September 5, 2019 Over the last five to 10 years, companies have been spending more and more on technology to acquire, engage and retain customers. Increased pressure to achieve … Continue reading Stack evolution: Cancel those credit cards and put a process in place
Ingrid Catlin — April 19, 2019 Follow @blueingy — April 19, 2019 If you work with a large number of channel partners, you’re likely already using a pretty sophisticated software tech stack. After all, trying to manage business interactions with multiple partners can be very tricky if you don’t have the automated ability to track … Continue reading Why Incentives Should Be Part of Your Channel Software Stack
Marketers have to do a better job of training people rather than buying technology just for the sake of it. Joe Hyland on April 11, 2019 Last week I had the privilege to join fellow marketers, industry leaders, and innovators at MarTech West in San Jose. There I sat in on some fascinating sessions … Continue reading The martech stack fallacy: It’s not about technology
Chief marketing officers must map new technologies to core business objectives and articulate how they contribute to meeting goals. Here’s how. Jim Yu on February 28, 2019 There has been an explosion in both consumer technology and marketing technology over the past decade. The simultaneity of those growth spurts is far from coincidental as … Continue reading A strong central stack of technology begins with the CMO
Matt Shealy — December 4, 2018 — December 4, 2018 As an online publisher, you want your content to do more than just drive traffic – you have bills to pay. That content needs to be monetized, and online advertising is one way to do this. Setting up your own “ad stack” is a great … Continue reading Everything Publishers Need to Know About Creating a Successful Ad Stack
Analyst Tony Byrne told attendees at a MarTech Conference workshop that marketers should build testing into their vendor selection processes and ‘go beyond the demo.’ Robin Kurzer on October 2, 2018 Tony Byrne thinks that technology should not slow marketers down. But, he says, many marketers feel just that. “Getting the right technology isn’t … Continue reading Building your martech stack: Try design thinking to identify the right solutions
James Glover — April 20, 2018 Follow @coherentpath— April 20, 2018 Wayfair is getting it right when it comes to email marketing. In addition to sending different emails to consumers who have bought from them in the past versus non-purchasers who signed up for their list, the home furnishings brand’s emails contain product categories in … Continue reading Wayfair is Getting Email Marketing Right – But How Do Other Top Retailers Stack Up?
Larisa Bedgood — April 16, 2018 Follow @www.twitter.com/V12Data — April 16, 2018 85% of Marketers Agree that Email Marketing Performance is on the Rise. How Do Your Campaign Strategies Stack Up? Email marketing is as strong as ever, with 85% of executives agreeing that email marketing performance is increasing. This is according to a Nov … Continue reading 85% of Marketers Agree that Email Marketing Performance is on the Rise. How Do Your Campaign Strategies Stack Up?