Every day we use location apps on smartphone devices to get us where we need to go, and to find services and products we’re looking for.
However, smartphone location apps aren’t just helping individuals navigate their way around. Forward-thinking businesses are using these apps to help them get their messages straight to the right audience, at the right time, too.
It’s why the connected car and in-map location marketing is a growing area of opportunity—helping companies to meet KPIs whilst transforming the landscape of marketing at the same time.
This on-demand webinar with experts from HERE and eMarketer discusses how to improve location-based audience segmentation and build a more accurate consumer profiles, as well as how real-time location targeting enables hyper-targeted marketing campaigns.
Worldwide social network ad spending is expected to reach nearly $9 billion in 2013, a 33% increase over 2012. While Facebook will maintain a significant share of the 2013 total ($5.48 billion), that leaves $3.5 billion to be spent on fast-rising Twitter, Chinese social networks, social games, LinkedIn and other sites.
The digital economy is dramatically changing how consumers shop and interact with businesses.
They expect a fast, convenient and highly secure digital experience. With the average company lifespan decreasing rapidly, merchants have to operate as a true digital enterprise to stay competitive and to stay in business.
Payment and fraud management is no longer a back-office utility. It is a prime differentiator, critical to achieving competitive advantage, improving customer experience and reducing risk. Digital transformation is not simply a market buzz word. It is real. And those who don’t embrace it are in a position to lose. By 2020, eCommerce sales as a percentage of retail sales are forecast to be 12.4% compared to 8.0% in 2016, according to eMarketer. And engaging customers digitally across channels remains a top digital initiative. While there are several drivers of growth in the digital economy, none are more significant than the force of mobile and cloud technologies. Innovation
Gone are the days of advertising where marketers were mainly charged with branding, awareness, and recall. Today’s Modern Marketers (and advertisers) must be technology and data-driven experts as well as brand champions and storytellers. eMarketer predicts that programmatic ad spending will be over $20 billion in 2016, more than double the amount seen in 2014.
Read this guide to determine how you can use programmatic advertising to deliver a consistent return on your ad investments.
According to eMarketer, digital marketers have a “love affair with data,” and are planning to increase spending and usage in data-driven marketing strategies. Data helps marketers make more informed decisions about their most receptive audiences, so it should come as no surprise that 75% of B2B marketers currently leverage data to inform their digital advertising strategy, according to a new study.
By 2017, 83% of all online advertising will be purchased programmatically, according to eMarketer. Don’t left behind. Download this informative eBook to learn why you should be investing in programmatic right now. Whether you're a beginner with a basic curiosity, or you have already executed a programmatic ad buy but you want to learn more, you'll discover exactly what programmatic is, why you need it, and how it works. Ultimately, you'll discover why Programmatic Matters.
• The key players in the programmatic ecosystem and how to work with them to execute a successful campaign
• Why data is the key ingredient of programmatic
• How to leverage targeting to your advantage
Published By: Brightcove
Published Date: Sep 17, 2014
Internet users are spending more time than ever with digital video, and marketers have noticed. To help you stay on top of the latest trends in video content, eMarketer has curated a roundup of some of our latest coverage on the subject, including statistics, insights and interviews.
It takes a lot of money and resource to recruit and train new, talented telemarketing agents. So what can businesses do to keep their telemarketing teams focused and happy?
This ebook provides guidance on:
• Which KPIs to track
• The best way to structure a bonus plan
• How to retain your best agents
It also lists the questions you should ask when selecting a telemarketing agency.
For many B2B companies, the best way to generate new business is the old fashioned one – a team of telemarketers hitting the phones to make sales appointments for their more experienced colleagues.
But they are losing money every time a telemarketing agent calls somebody that doesn’t want to buy from them.
This ebook will explain:
• Why you could be wasting 97.6% of your time
• The root of telemarketing’s targeting problem
• A better way to classify companies; and
• A smarter way to go to market
Published By: MEDIAmobz
Published Date: Apr 07, 2014
Are you product launch plans competitive? Once upon a time watching video online was a niche activity. As video has become widely available on mobile devices, it was become a mainstream activity.
According to eMarketer's March 2014 report, video has and will continue to enjoy the highest ad-spending growth rate across both mobile and desktop. This white paper speaks to mission-critical inclusion of video in our product launch plans.
Published By: MEDIAmobz
Published Date: May 21, 2014
Are your product launch plans competitive? Once upon a time watching video online was a niche activity. As video has become widely available on mobile devices, it was become a mainstream activity. According to eMarketer's March 2014 report, video has and will continue to enjoy the highest ad-spending growth rate across both mobile and desktop. This white paper speaks to mission-critical inclusion of video in your product launch plans.
Where should you be advertising in 2012? How will consumer behavior change the way you interact with your audience? What mobile trends will impact you most this year? Marketers, retailer, content owners and technology firms are more focused than ever on obtaining results from investments in digital marketing. If past years were about amassing data from the touch points between companies, 2012 will be about curating, filtering and measuring that information to drive outcomes.
Published By: Kenshoo
Published Date: Oct 30, 2012
Per eMarketer, almost four billion dollars in advertising budgets were spent on Facebook ads during the past year, and that number is expected to grow to more than six billion in 2014. Read on to learn about efficient gender targeting with Facebook.
Understanding which customer experiences and touchpoints are driving the best results can be hard. Adobe can help. The new eMarketer report, Omnichannel Trends 2015: Mobile is the New Retail Hub, exposes the importance of utilizing omnichannel (cross-channel) marketing to effectively reach, engage, and convert your customers.
Read the report to learn:
• The seven most important trends you’ll face this year
• How retailers are dealing with the obstacles of cross-channel practices
• Why smartphones are becoming the new retail hub
Assure your online store not only survives but thrives in these challenging economic times. Download “Increasing Revenue with Micro-Targeted Product Recommendations” by ChoiceStream - the premier personalization service provider. Learn how personalized product recommendations can increase purchases, revenue and customer loyalty for your online store.
With this increased attention on building a brand as a strategic differentiator, how are marketers approaching it? A recent eMarketer global survey revealed that nearly 56 percent of marketers would increase spending on brand-building activities over the next year compared to 42 percent who said they would be focusing on demand generation. Brand awareness was a higher priority for marketers than demand generation, global business expansion efforts or event spending.