In the 2nd installment of our Adventures in Budgeting series, we are exploring the What, the Content, the creative “meat” of your branding initiatives. What does your brand create to get people to buy your product or service? Let’s start with a few questions…
There are 4 main resources that marketing leaders need to evaluate as they begin the 2015 Adventure in Budgeting. In this article, we will explore the 1st area of focus, “Talent,” to evaluate your current team and identify expertise gaps and performance scope expectations.
Marketers with a localized marketing model face a wealth of challenges: fragmented technologies, brand consistency and audience segmentation top that list. A new video from Gleanster Research dives into the challenges local marketers face and the steps they can take to make a change.
How much money, time and energy does your team invest in local marketing, and how do you know if it’s working? Introducing the Local Marketing ROI Calculator, designed to help you better understand what a local marketing automation platform can do for your company.
In a couple of weeks, we will be joining a number of distinguished companies at the LIMRA Social Media Conference (August 20-22, 2014) to discuss the state of social media in the Finance Industry. Social media marketing is not…
Personalization remains an elusive challenge for marketers in 2014. Join us for a webinar on August 5th with Ian Michiels from Gleanster Research to learn more.
Distribion is proud to announce that it has been ranked as the Best in Overall Value and Ease of Deployment by Gleanster Research in the recently released “2014 Local Marketing Automation Gleansight Benchmark Report.” The Gleansight Benchmark Report investigated…
The CMO Council recently reported that seventy-nine percent of marketers are expected to implement some form of social media technology platform this year —from community building (30 percent), social monitoring and data mining (30 percent), and social media tracking and analytics (19 percent) to automation platforms that will help take the next leap in optimizing social engagements and relationships.
Sharon Eliza Nichols
You might think digital marketing is already “mainstream,” but the bulk of marketing budgets still goes toward offline activities such as trade shows, radio, TV, and direct mail. According to a research study conducted in Australia and New Zealand, around 61% of marketing budgets is still spent on offline activities.