Some misconceptions about marketing automation couldn’t be further from the truth. Although it’s understandable why people could get the wrong impression, it definitely is not Spam nor is it ‘just email marketing’. Marketing automation is so much more than meets the eye. The concept in itself is sometimes difficult to explain even if you work with it all day, every day. At first glance it may seem simple enough but once you dig a little deeper, it can prove challenging.
Before we get started, let’s just make one thing clear – the word ‘automation’ doesn’t mean you can simply set and forget your digital marketing campaigns. In fact, it is the very collaboration Continue reading →
Modern day marketing is mostly data driven, especially in terms of Digital Marketing. And with the ability to measure, track and attribute everything, there really is no reason to do anything ‘on-the-fly’.
Web analytics tools, for example, collect and report data on how people interact and engage with your website. Understanding these metrics enables you to identify your most effective marketing channels and help you gain a competitive advantage. Continue reading →
Market segmentation is a process of dividing the market of potential customers into different groups based on certain characteristics. In fact, it was first used in the late1900’s and is essential for any successful marketing strategy.
Present-day market segmentation exists to solve one major problem marketers face – more conversions. Marketers use personalised marketing campaigns to Continue reading →
Last year was big for anyone interested in technology with UX, big data and smart machines taking centre stage. 2018 promises to be even more exciting taking transformative tech trends to a whole new level. AI, Intelligent apps and Analytics will play an even bigger part in our lives. Not to mention advancements in VR/AR, Marketing Automation, e-commerce applications, blockchain architecture and quantum computing.
Bill Gates once said that “most people overestimate the amount of change that will occur in two years and underestimate the change that will occur over ten years.”
With that in mind, let’s take a look at 7 transformative technology trends for 2018! Continue reading →