TopRank Marketing’s Ashley Zeckman Shares How to Build Consumer Trust with Influencers #DSMPLS

In a world of consumer distrust, especially when it comes to marketing messages, it can sometimes feel like you’re living in the “Upside Down.” Everything that you thought was true about marketing and how you engage with customers and buyers is now different. In fact, sometimes nothing seems to make sense anymore. In fact, Edelman […]

Pantheon’s Roland Smart Details the Secret to Agile Marketing Transformation #DSMPLS

Run a Google search for “agile marketing” today and you’ll see 144 million results. It’s an insanely hot topic, which has steadily grown more applicable and desired from it’s “Scrum” beginnings. Why are marketers today so obsessed with agility? Roland Smart, podcaster, author of “The Agile Marketer: Turning Customer Experience Into Your Competitive Advantage” and […]

Digital Marketing News: Google Indexing Podcasts, Unity’s Rising Marketing Value, Facebook’s Flashy Slideshows & More

US digital ad spend up 18% YoY, new IAB report saysDigital advertising expenditures in the U.S. increased by 18 percent year-over-over from the first quarter of 2018, hitting $28.4 billion, with paid search comprising some 40%, according to new report data from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB). ClickZ [embedded content] B2B Buyers Prefer Email, But […]

5 Common Objections to SEO (& How to Respond) – Whiteboard Friday

How many of these have you heard over the years? Convincing clients and stakeholders that SEO is worth it is half the battle. From doubts about the value of its traffic to concerns over time and competition with other channels, it seems like there’s an argument against our jobs at every turn.  In today’s Whiteboard […]

4 Marketing Productivity Tips from Workfront’s Mike Riding #DSMPLS

Does work follow you home?  When was the last time you had a work week that was actually 40 hours?  Marketers often feel pressed for time and overworked. In fact, according to recent Workfront research: 64% say they’re being asked to come up with new ways of working 58% are so swamped, they don’t have […]

Joseph Lindberg of Land O’Lakes Outlines How to Build a Marketing Dashboarding Discipline #DSMPLS

Marketing measurement. It’s absolutely essential, but perhaps one of the hardest marketing disciplines to master. Why? As Joseph Lindberg, Digital Communications Editor for Land O’Lakes, Inc., told a room of marketers at Digital Summit Minneapolis this week: “Measurement is a loaded term. It means many things to many people.” It’s true. Measurement can be thought […]

The Future of Marketing As Seen By Randi Zuckerberg #DSMPLS

“Technology is changing the way we do business.”  Said everyone, ever.  Marketers know technology is changing how we interact with our audience. But knowing it’s happening and doing something about it are two very different things.  Randi Zuckerberg is no stranger to technology and its effects on business, daily life, and social structures. As the founder […]

The Future of Marketing As Seen By Randi Zuckerberg #DSMPLS

“Technology is changing the way we do business.”  Said everyone, ever.  Marketers know technology is changing how we interact with our audience. But knowing it’s happening and doing something about it are two very different things.  Randi Zuckerberg is no stranger to technology and its effects on business, daily life, and social structures. As the founder […]