• The year in emojis, in 5 charts

      They’re all over our phone screens, messaging apps and social media. Ninety-two percent of the online population uses them. Brands have eagerly jumped on the bandwagon. And last year, the Oxford dictionary even chose one of them as the word of the year. We may have reached peak emoji — and even consumers may have started to get fatigued — but this graphical language is here to stay.

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    • How HCSS used an interactive contest to increase web traffic 800%

      http://www.meclabs.com/training/marketing-summit/marketingsherpa-summit-2016/session-replays For complex B2B products and services, customers often overlook the intricacies and value of the entire process. For example, very few potential customers are familiar with the companies involved on a construction project, or the role that HCSS software plays in its success ...

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    • A Few Fresh New Ways of Looking at Digital Marketing

      I’m at the Argyle 2016 Leadership in Digital Marketing conference right now. This conference features speakers from Sallie Mae, Oracle, Dunkin’ Brands, State Street, Citizens Financial Group…the list goes on. Sophisticated digital marketers from a wide range of organizations are here to consume actionable content.

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  • A paid social primer for SEMs

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  • Google Adds Query Refinement Carousel for Some Search Queries

    Google Adds Query Refinement Carousel for Some Search Queries December 9, 2016 at 5:55 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google is making it easier for searchers to refine their queries on mobile. They have added a new feature that allows searchers to go through an image carousel to select a specific type of product within their search query.

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  • Discount codes: 5 ways retailers can handle their deal addiction

    Discount vouchers can be a great lever to grow top line revenues and engage new customers. However, they can also become a highly addictive and dangerous drug for retailers, increasingly relied upon (with diminishing effects) as a reaction to three major challenges: Customers becoming conditioned to buy only with a discount; cannibalisation of organic sales; and a ‘pull forwar ...

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  • Bing Adds Facebook Posts to Brand & Business Knowledge Panels

    Bing Adds Facebook Posts to Brand & Business Knowledge Panels December 9, 2016 at 5:33 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Bing has begun showing the latest Facebook posts in the knowledge panels in the search results. This adds freshness to the knowledge panel by showing recent content that brand has posted to their official Facebook page.

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  • End This Year STRONG: 8 Ways Stay Motivated In 2016 (FS192)

    We’ve got a few weeks left until the end of the year and you can probably feel it’d be pretty easy to just take your foot off the gas, let things slow down, maybe mindlessly read the news a little? OR, you could take a breath, make a plan, and finish the year off STRONG. Today on the show we’re sharing 8 ways to end this year strong so you can start off next year with clear e ...

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  • Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

    Coming to you live from amid the christmas tree, twinkle lights, and wrapping paper – I’ve got the holiday spirit full force! It’s my favourite time of year, Grab a glass of eggnog and wander through the news this week. How to Figure Out Your Overarching Theme — The Definitive Resource List | Puttylike If, like many of us, you are a multipotentialite, you might have heard alre ...

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  • Digital Santa Presents – Keywords

    9 December 2016 | Asad Imam Digital Santa Presents – Keywords Welcome back to our Christmas blog series ‘Digital Santa Presents …’ With the help of the Digital Santa, we will be talking you through how to optimise your website this Christmas. This week, Digital Santa bears gifts regarding keywords.

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  • What must you do to find the best Android app developers?

    Firms working on IOS application development platforms employ state of the art technologies to fulfill the needs of top global brands. When you wish to hire android apps developer in India, there are a few things you need to bear in mind so that you find the best firm that can ably address all your aspirations.

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