Google took the lead over Facebook last year in referrals to media sites. An analysis from the firm delves into the major referrers by article category, finding that Google search is a bigger referrer than Facebook for most.
It’s hard to sell to a public that doesn’t view you well… Yet that’s the task faced by the advertising and public relations industry, which continues to rank towards the bottom of all industries in public perception.
Content creation, online advertising/media placement and branding/public relations are the tactics receiving the most budget allocations, followed by email marketing and traditional ads.
Close to one-third of US marketing emails fail to reach the inbox, according to an analysis by Return Path.
This infographic from WordStream illustrates the most important Facebook advertising benchmarks, including click-through rate, cost-per-click, conversion rate, and cost-per-action across 18 different industries.
A recent study from Appboy takes a look at various app categories, based on the behavior of 1.6 billion users on more than 500 apps in the first half of 2016.
The restaurant and computer industries enjoy the best net perception among US adults.
A majority (53%) of emails are read, meaning that the recipient (presumably) looks at the message for at least 8 seconds.
Including a video in an email increases the click-through rate by 200-300 percent. This statistic and 30 more are included in this infographic from Hyperfine Media that illustrates the many ways video can be used for marketing.
The median click-through rate (CTR) in AdWords across industries is 1.91% on the search network.