Tag Archives: Trend

Trend Spotting: What Small Business Owners Can Look for in 2018

David Kiger — January 31, 2018 Follow @davidkiger — January 31, 2018   New small business owners may find themselves so consumed by the day-to-day operations and the efforts required in leading such an endeavor that taking time for future planning may seem next to impossible. But it’s worth paying attention to business trends: what’s … Continue reading Trend Spotting: What Small Business Owners Can Look for in 2018

It’s not the trend that you need to watch for. It’s the trend inside the trend.

Here’s a partial list of the hidden consequences inside some of the biggest trends in 2017. Barry Levine on December 28, 2017   It’s like when you stand against the waves at the beach. You’re prepared for the really big ones, and you can spot them a mile away. They grow, arrive, you’re ready, and … Continue reading It’s not the trend that you need to watch for. It’s the trend inside the trend.

Hot eCommerce Marketing Trend: Facebook Messenger Ads

Nicole Blanckenberg — September 21, 2017 Follow @https://twitter.com/StoreYaCom — September 21, 2017 Conversational commerce is so hot right now. We touched on this back in April, with the rise of Facebook bots. But it’s Facebook Ads’ newest development, Messenger Ads, that is taking conversational commerce and personal service to the next level. Instead of waiting … Continue reading Hot eCommerce Marketing Trend: Facebook Messenger Ads

Should I Use A Unique Hashtag Or Jump On A Trend For My Instagram Campaign?

Ivan Ivanov — August 18, 2017 — August 18, 2017 Machine learning is slowly transforming the way we interact with visual content. When you type “beach” in your Google Photos, the Assistant will find and show you all the photos from your summer holidays. But among them, there will be a few images that shouldn’t … Continue reading Should I Use A Unique Hashtag Or Jump On A Trend For My Instagram Campaign?

The Latest Trend in Product Line Extension: Become a Software Company

by Brian Brinkmann Follow @BrianFBrinkmannSeptember 11, 2016 Every business must find ways to grow revenue. Usually, companies expand revenue by selling more or finding more to sell. Pretty simple, right? Wrong. Companies spend dearly to market products and create branding to differentiate their product benefits, increase market share, and command higher prices – in other … Continue reading The Latest Trend in Product Line Extension: Become a Software Company

Your Mobile Cheat Sheet for the Mary Meeker Internet Trend Report

by Rish Gupta June 10, 2016June 10, 2016 An annual ritual that started in 1995, the valuable and insightful Mary Meeker Internet Trends Report was once again released this year on June 1st. At Branch, we care deeply (pun intended) about mobile developers, marketers, founders, and anyone who works in the mobile landscape. So, we … Continue reading Your Mobile Cheat Sheet for the Mary Meeker Internet Trend Report

10 Ways the New Buy Button Trend Will Influence E-Commerce

by Young Entrepreneur Council May 21, 2016 Follow @YECMay 21, 2016 What’s one way the new buy button trend (on Twitter, Facebook and soon, Google) is going to influence e-commerce marketing? 1. Fewer Customers Lost in the Sales Funnel The new buy button is a game changer when it comes to e-commerce marketing. It eliminates … Continue reading 10 Ways the New Buy Button Trend Will Influence E-Commerce

3 Tips For Leveraging the ‘Near Me’ Search Trend

by Scott Barnett March 31, 2016 Follow @scottabarnettMarch 31, 2016 Last April, it was reported that Google Searches With ‘Near Me’ Surged 34 Times Since 2011. A key stat from that article indicates: Words like “near me,” “closest,” and “nearby” are increasingly common across the billions of queries on Google every month. More and more, … Continue reading 3 Tips For Leveraging the ‘Near Me’ Search Trend