Gen Y

Millennials (also known as the Millennial Generation or Generation Y) are the demographic cohort following Generation X. There are no precise dates when the generation starts and ends. Researchers and commentators use birth years ranging from the early 1980s to the early 2000s.
Posts about Gen Y
  • What’s the Difference Between Gen Y and Gen Z? (Infographic)

    … Internet and social media use varies across generational boundaries. Marketers and networks realize that capitalising on a core audience at a young age can have a big impact on long term retention and loyalty. A recent report from Refuel Agency examines trends among Gen Z and Gen Y Millennials. Much like older millennials, Gen Z survey…

    AllTwitterin Social- 17 readers -
  • Our Interview with Tim McLain on Millennial Marketing

    … of Generation Y are now adult consumers. Millennials should be a key focus for brands of all sorts as this generation now prepares to purchase their first home (5.2 billion renters will be buying their first home this year), have a baby and purchase a new vehicle. With this in mind, organizations need to be found online when these milestone…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 12 readers -
  • Why You Need To Stop Ageist Millennial Marketing

    … Published 1 min ago 34 At some point in your marketing career you’ve likely considered the impact of “millennials” or “Gen Y” on your business. And even if they weren’t your target market at the time, you knew it wouldn’t be long before they were, as this group comes of age and replaces the baby boomers. Is Millennial Marketing Actually…

    Relevancein Content- 16 readers -
  • How Hootsuite Helps: A Social Media Toolkit for Banks

    … We are now living in the “age of the customer” and modern banks stand to reap the benefits of their already-sophisticated customer service experience. Social media gives the financial industry a direct line to reach their current customers as well as find new ones, while promoting and protecting their brand and products. So why is social media…

    Hootsuitein Social How To's- 9 readers -
  • The 6 Steps To Perfectly Optimizing Any Content

    …. Grant Simmons stirred up the SEO community when he wrote his “Keywords Are Dead!” article over at Search Engine Watch. The point he was making was not that keywords are actually dead and gone, but that there is something more basic we need to be driving at: user intent. Here’s what he advised: We live in an online world where users know what…

    Neil Patel/ Marketing Landin Content- 11 readers -
  • The Digiday list: What’s in and what’s out for 2015

    … a native ad for itself. So let’s set aside the semantic arguments for now. We still have each other; we’re not all bots yet. This content was not programmatically delivered. So. Are you a brogrammer or a girl who codes? Will this resonate more with millennials or Gen Y? Are you in or are you out? We’ll let you know below. Consider this an Uber for year…

    Digiday- 16 readers -
  • Unruly launches programmatic video platform for premium impressions

    … Unruly launches programmatic video platform for premium impressions October 24, 2014 by Greg Jarboe Leave a Comment Unruly, a marketing technology company, today announced that it is has partnered with Index Exchange, a division of ad technology firm Casale Media, to access programmatic demand from leading demand side platforms and agency…

    Greg Jarboe/ The SEM Post- 10 readers -
  • Social Media for Social Good

    … that helped us feel like we were making a difference. In our day-to-day lives we probably wouldn’t douse ourselves in ice water, go out without make-up, or grow a Tom Selleck worthy mustache, but these are things we’re happy to do for charity and it makes us feel involved. Let Goals Dictate Audience Most marketers focus on Gen Y as the social…

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  • 2014 B2B Forum Day 1: A Sampling of Session Recaps

    … they've learned, follow, and recommend you to other like-minded people. Seven Habits of an Agile Careerist (With Marti Konstant) If you can focus on optimizing creativity, productivity, and happiness within your career, you can indeed be an agile careerist, Marti Konstant stated. Citing examples from Gen X and Gen Y case studies, Konstant…

    MarketingProfs- 10 readers -
  • ROTE 36: Dan Schawbel and the Power of Personal Branding

    … the managing partner of Millennial Branding, a Gen Y research and consulting firm. Today Dan is one of the most well known career and branding experts in the world, however this wasn’t always the case. Dan always had a passion and drive for business and success, but he had to work his way from the bottom to the top to make it become a real life…

    Zac Johnson/ Zac Johnsonin Social- 6 readers -
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