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Nearly 90% of consumers would choose ‘do not sell’ personal data under CCPA, study finds

Consumers age 18 to 34 are the most open to data sharing. Greg Sterling on October 23, 2019 Two recent surveys sponsored by BritePool show a high level of consumer concern about privacy and, if given the option, that a majority would decline to allow online publishers to sell or transfer their personal information. CCPA, … Continue reading Nearly 90% of consumers would choose ‘do not sell’ personal data under CCPA, study finds

Study: Digital Or Traditional Media — What Works Best For Agencies?

Study: Digital Or Traditional Media — What Works Best For Agencies? by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, October 7, 2019 Paid social-media advertising took the No. 1 spot for the type of media purchased and managed most by agencies, according to research scheduled for release Tuesday from Borrell Associates.  Some 82% of agencies participating in the study use … Continue reading Study: Digital Or Traditional Media — What Works Best For Agencies?

Consumers Are Annoyed By Excessive Retargeting: Study

Consumers Are Annoyed By Excessive Retargeting: Study by Ray Schultz , October 3, 2019 Retailers hoping to succeed with AI and personalization should be careful about they use data. Consumers are easily annoyed when it is done badly, according to a study by AI platform Clinch. For one thing, 41.6% of consumers surveyed said they … Continue reading Consumers Are Annoyed By Excessive Retargeting: Study

Inaccurate Business Information Across Google Sites Means Missed Revenue, Study Finds

Inaccurate Business Information Across Google Sites Means Missed Revenue, Study Finds by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, October 4, 2019 Basic digital business information should be easy to manage, but 71% of survey respondents report seeing inaccurate business information when searching for details about a retail store. But retailers are not the only businesses facing … Continue reading Inaccurate Business Information Across Google Sites Means Missed Revenue, Study Finds

Study Finds CMOs Overlook Search Opportunities To Drive Growth

Study Finds CMOs Overlook Search Opportunities To Drive Growth by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, Yesterday CMOs spend millions of dollars annually on search marketing and advertising, but some have conflicting views on the perceived value of the media and how it drives the return on investment and growth for their respective companies.   eMarketer … Continue reading Study Finds CMOs Overlook Search Opportunities To Drive Growth

Study indicates drastic improvements to managed inbox optimization

Return Path’s 2019 Sender Score Benchmark report shows overall improvements in email marketing, despite difficult relationships with ISPs. Jennifer Cannon on August 27, 2019 Email optimization and deliverability are critical to our marketing programs, and a new report [registration required] from Return Path indicates that marketers are starting to pay closer to attention to the … Continue reading Study indicates drastic improvements to managed inbox optimization

Marketers want more data, analytics, tech for improved personalization [Study]

According to a report from Merkle, marketers want to invest more in data, analytics and tech to improve customer engagement, and an email address is still the highest priority data to acquire. Jennifer Cannon on August 23, 2019 Delivering personalized communications that drive customer engagement at every touchpoint continues to be a challenge for most … Continue reading Marketers want more data, analytics, tech for improved personalization [Study]

Don’t call me: Nearly 90% of customers won’t answer the phone anymore [Study]

The call isn’t dead, just unsolicited calling. Greg Sterling on August 20, 2019 There’s an ongoing debate about the role of telephone sales and whether they’re effective anymore. Many pundits have long asserted that “cold calling is dead,” but is any form of outcalling or inside sales effective now? Declining success rates. A new survey … Continue reading Don’t call me: Nearly 90% of customers won’t answer the phone anymore [Study]

Voice Search Study Ties Answers To Top Three Organic Results

Voice Search Study Ties Answers To Top Three Organic Results by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, June 7, 2019 There are several main factors that influence the answers Google Assistant returns from voice search queries. Performance factors range from speed, device, and ranking in search engine queries to page score, trust score, high-quality backlinks, keywords … Continue reading Voice Search Study Ties Answers To Top Three Organic Results