When it comes to social media marketing, there is perhaps no other topic that is discussed more than determining and reporting return on investment, or ROI. This white paper sets out to make the case that ROI determination can be approached in a unified, structured and straightforward way. It also lays out a framework for expanding the definition of ROI and increasing organizational maturity for measurement and monetization.
Finally, it dispels some of the myths around ROI and seeks to show the relationship between social KPIs organizations may be collecting today and how to align them with broader organizational and business-oriented goals and objectives.
Published By: Datorama
Published Date: Aug 26, 2014
The extreme complexity of today’s marketing landscape, combined with the abundance of choices available to consumers, means marketers need to approach each marketing decision as intelligently as possible. Download this whitepaper to learn how marketers can utilize omni-channel analytics to garner strategic insights and guide them in the decision making process.
Published By: Campaigner
Published Date: May 01, 2015
You worked hard creating great products, at least as hard growing a viable business to support them- and perhaps even harder building the interest and trust of all the subscribers who now welcome your marketing emails.
With this white paper learn about the importance of A/B testing, which features to look for, how to get started, and how to increase your success rates.
Before diving in to the lucrative world of social media marketing, it is important to first examine the pros and cons of advertising and marketing on the various UGC sites. To help you succeed with your social media marketing initiatives, this TRUSTe white paper will provide with valuable tips that will help you avoid many of the common pitfalls of social media marketing.
If you’re under increasing pressure to be as efficient as possible with your marketing spend, you need to avoid wasting resources on strategies and messages targeted at the wrong audience. This white paper is a step-by-step guide on creating buyer personas to help focus your marketing efforts.
A wise brand uses many marketing channels to reach its target audience. But a successful one will integrate its multi-channel efforts into one cohesive marketing campaign where all the parts work together to better each other's performance and drive the campaign to success. The following white paper breaks down why integrated marketing should be a strategy that a brand employs and offers some examples of what makes a successful integrated campaign run.
Published By: Point It
Published Date: Mar 02, 2009
Whether you’re an experienced marketing manager, or just starting your career, it’s imperative that you know the fundamentals of search engine marketing and optimization. If for no other reason, you certainly don’t want to let your boss know you’re a marketing dinosaur. This whitepaper details the top 10 myths and errors behind SEO.
In the advertising world, marketers need to make sure that their message is heard, seen, and engaged with by as much of their target audience as possible. More reach to the target audience means more visibility. More visibility means more sales. With all of this pressure from the marketing world, how does a publisher continue to provide the relevance and reach needed to appeal to advertisers? Read this whitepaper and find out how building Instant Networks will help you grow your revenue.
What happens to the leads your marketing department generates from initiatives such as white-paper downloads, referrals and trade-show business-card drops? According to research firm MarketingSherpa, 12.5 percent are genuine leads, ready or willing to buy and get moved into the sales cycle, while 17.5 percent get discarded right away because they clearly didn’t qualify or couldn’t be verified. Learn more today!
Do you know your numbers? If getting more high-quality leads from your marketing events spend is a top priority, then it pays to know the return on investment of your marketing events tactics.
This new white paper explores which marketing events offer the greatest return on investment for your budget and staff. Read survey results of marketers using different types of events, and then calculate your own event costs with the marketing events ROI calculator.
"Like any relationship, leads need nurturing. But what if your prospect list has grown cold? Is it too late to revive it?
This MarketingSherpa white paper explores how to optimize your lead nurturing campaign with five steps to boost conversions and includes a case study that reveals how one company was able to revive a cold prospect list."
Published By: Quantcast
Published Date: May 22, 2013
Read this Digital Marketing Depot white paper featuring Quantcast and WebMetro which will answer those questions, and explain new attribution approaches and digital metrics that will help you track and drive new prospects to take action.
Published By: SilverPop
Published Date: Dec 30, 2010
Stay up-to-date on the latest in email marketing and learn what you can expect to see from email marketers in 2011. From growing trends in opt-in methods to a continued focus on retention and re-engagement, this white paper is sure to keep you current on everything email marketing. Download the white paper today!
As you plan for 2012, use the seven email marketing trends to guide your marketing initiatives. Download Net Atlantic's white paper to learn more about how to optimize your email marketing for the modern marketing era.
Setting up and maintaining and external collaboration initiative can be big investment of time, knowledge and money. Despite this, collaboration with customers is worth the effort, leading to a variety of benefits, including lower cost of customer service, better marketing insights and analysis, development of more innovative and high-need products, and developing long-term relationships with customers. In this whitepaper, learn 7 ways successful organizations have turned interactions in customer communities into cost savings, revenue and profit.
Published By: Gold Lasso
Published Date: Jan 20, 2007
Organizations using e-mail marketing as a part of their overall communications plan can utilize a variety of tactics to effectively manage and reduce spam complaints. The purpose of this white paper is to educate organizations and marketers on the basics of the CAN-SPAM act by weeding through the jargon.
Published By: BlueHornet
Published Date: Jun 06, 2008
Applying opt-in email marketing strategies and best practices to transactional emails can be a win-win for customers and marketers. But the two types of communications are not the same. This white paper is written to help email marketers and online retailers understand: What sets transactional emails apart from commercial messages; how they must comply with all federal regulations; and where to take advantage of opportunities to optimize their transactional email program.
Published By: Quantcast
Published Date: Feb 13, 2015
Das Whitepaper informiert Durch mobile Endgeräte haben sich unser Verhalten und unsere Kultur in den vergangenen zehn Jahren stark verändert: Wir haben Informationen und Kommunikationsmöglichkeiten permanent griffbereit. Mobile wird zunehmend zum zentralen Screen, auf den wir im Tagesverlauf immer wieder zugreifen. Gleichzeitig entwickelt sich Mobile Marketing zu einem ausgereiften, personalisierten Kommunikationskanal. In diesem Whitepaper wollen wir die Mobile-Landschaft genauer erkunden sowie Chancen und Lösungen für Werbungtreibende aufzeigen.
Oracle, Leader Networks, and Social Media Today recently conducted an online survey of over 900 marketing and technology leaders at more than 500 organizations from around the world to explore what it means to be a socially enabled enterprise.
Technology and Marketing executives from Chubb & Son, Shell and Whole Foods Market participated in in-depth interviews as part of the study and share lessons learned and provide practical insights from their perspective. Paul Gillin, veteran technology journalist and co-author of the bookAttack of the Customers, adds perspective based on his experience with applying social media to marketing, customer service and internal communications
Download this exclusive White Paper, The Socially Enabled Enterprise to learn more about the opportunities and challenges global organizations are facing in the transition to becoming socially enabled enterprises.
Download our new white paper, Retail Stores of the Future, to learn how you can bring the best of online shopping to brick-and-mortar stores. You’ll see how new digital marketing technologies and strategies can be applied to in-store interactions—so you can create immersive experiences everywhere your customers go.
Read the white paper now to discover:
• How retailers are blending innovative technologies with traditional shopping
• Four key approaches they’re using to build Stores of the Future
• The interactive tools they’re employing to enrich in-store experiences
Published By: SmartFocus
Published Date: Aug 25, 2015
Combining, streamlining and analyzing data is still the biggest single struggle for marketers. Most marketers can’t use data for simple offer based marketing, let alone sophisticated contextual marketing. Part 1 of our ‘Overcoming Marketing Challenges’ White Paper series discusses how data has become a barrier for many marketers and four data steps you can take to engage more successfully with your customers.