GDPR: Tips On Managing Your Subscription Rates

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After a two-year-long transition period, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was finally implemented two weeks ago. GDPR now enforces and permanently changes the way you, as a business, collect, store and use customer data.

Most online advertising companies collect huge amounts of user data and while some followed best practice, many didn’t. They’ve been known to exchange and sell user data to third parties, which may seem unethical but a ‘necessary evil’ as this data helps target ads to the right users at the right time and place. While this does maximise return on investment (ROI) for publishers and advertisers, it comes at the cost of user privacy.

Some of us had a good idea of what GDPR could mean for subscription rates but we did not expect this. Continue reading

Digital Marketing and Technology Firsts Shaping Future Innovations

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Looking back at 2017, we experienced a number of digital marketing and technology firsts which could very well shape future innovations. These digital marketing and technology trends, so to speak, could have great implications for many years to come. We’ve identified a few that are most likely going to impact the market in the next 5 to 10 years. Continue reading

Top 7 Transformative Technology Trends In 2018

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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

Winning Combination: Google Analytics 360 and Salesforce Integration

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Too often marketers share how challenging it is to accurately measure their customer’s journey whether online or offline. For this very reason, the strategic partnership between Google and Salesforce has many marketers licking their lips. The tech giants will combine features from Google Analytics 360 Suite with Salesforce uniting the popular marketing solutions used by many businesses. This will enable Continue reading