Consumers are more likely to trust banks—and even insurance firms—than marketing or advertising companies. That’s according to a September 2017 PwC survey, which found that just 6% of US internet users said they trusted media and entertainment companies.
Nine in 10 marketers in North America say they use email to engage their audience, according to a September 2016 survey by Winterberry Group and the Data & Marketing Association (DMA), the most commonly used channel over digital display, owned web content and search.
When it comes to rating the honest and ethical standards of people in various professions, American adults rate medical professionals highly.
Close to one-third of US marketing emails fail to reach the inbox, according to an analysis by Return Path.
Higher education institutions got the most bang for the buck in digital PR last year, enjoying an average of more than 121,000 social shares from press mentions per month.
The majority of email subscribers tend to be inactive.
This infographic from Websitebuilder.org illustrates the facts and importance of online consumer reviews and ratings to a wide variety of businesses.
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.
These days, 65 percent of Americans associate Super Bowl commercials with alcoholic beverages.
A majority (53%) of emails are read, meaning that the recipient (presumably) looks at the message for at least 8 seconds.