To be successful in real-time marketing, marketers and their agencies need to rethink the creative process.
via emarketer.com February findings from demand-side platform DataXu showed that those US executives who planned to shift some of their budget from traditional to digital marketing efforts did so primarily because of digital’s increased measurability and accountability, as well as its greater ability to foster customer engagement. Lower cost per new customer was also a […]
via emarketer.com Applying cross-channel lessons was a priority for only 13.1% of marketers, and even fewer agencies and publishers, and while attribution across channels and forming a unified customer view were more popular priorities, they still made the list for less than a third of respondents in any group. Read the rest at eMarketer. Rate […]
via emarketer.com According to March 2012 research from marketing solutions provider PulsePoint (formerly Datran Media and CONTEXTWEB), US marketers, agencies and publishers may recognize that a seamless experience across channels is important for consumers, but they are not yet following their targets down that path. Read the rest at eMarketer. Rate this post
via emarketer.com Half of all US smartphone users, according to Pew’s data, had used their device in the 30 days prior to the survey to coordinate a gathering. And nearly half had used it to decide whether or not to visit a business like a restaurant. Non-smartphone owners are following this trend to a much […]
via emarketer.com Unsurprisingly, millennials are leading this real-time information-seeking trend. The frequent texters and savvy social networkers are using their devices to coordinate plans, find information and make decisions. It’s likely that the Gen X and Boomer generations will catch up with younger consumers, especially as smartphone penetration continues to grow among older consumers. The […]
via marketingcharts.com Most marketers are not yet confident in their ability to execute complex digital marketing programs, details PulsePoint [download page] in May 2012 survey results. The study found that a multi-channel approach (referring to marketing programs using 2 or more channels) was the most commonly identified capability, at 65% of marketers, with just one-quarter […]