Not only do consumers want businesses to be open and honest in their social posts, consumers actually hold businesses to a higher standard than they hold for themselves.
Most companies are not using mixed reality in any way, according to a recent study, but that doesn’t mean they don’t think it’s important.
Customer data platforms (CDPs) are the hot thing in marketing tech right now, but many of their functions are not that novel.
Connected TV households now make up nearly three-quarters of all US households, but those penetration levels don’t necessarily add up to a huge advertising market—yet. In a new forecast package, eMarketer estimates there will be 182.6 million connected TV users in the US this year, up 8.1% from 2017. That works out to roughly 55% of the population.
In the ongoing effort to gain consumers’ attention, one effective media channel that’s often overlooked is the mobile wallet. eMarketer estimates that 55.0 million US mobile phone users will make a proximity mobile payment—one that’s completed on a mobile device at the point of sale—by the end of this year.
This infographic from Make A Video Hub illustrates Instagram’s history and growth, demographics and usage statistics.
This infographic from unmetric illustrates the best days of the week and times of the day to post to Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
Almost 6 in 10 US shoppers believe that the search box is ‘extremely important’ when they’re shopping on a retailer’s website, mobile site or mobile app, and another 27% consider it ‘important.’
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.
Delivering personalized content is the most challenging barrier to marketing automation success, though the integration of all marketing systems is a close second. Despite the difficulties marketers are having delivering personalized content, the vast majority say that content personalization driven by marketing automation is in fact improving.