Monitoring Strategies

  • Finally, the truth about social media and customer engagement

    … By Mark W. Schaefer When I started on Twitter in 2008, it was THE cool place to connect, share ideas, and meet new people. I would hang out there in the evenings and have amazing conversations with new friends from all around the globe. And then, it got crowded. My precious little band of followers ballooned to hundreds, thousands, and tens…

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  • Driving economic benefits from your Alpha Audience

    … this for more than a year and produced a solution via a book, The Content Code, which spells out six strategies to win in an era of incredible information competition. But there was one particular chapter that seemed to grip people and create the most conversations: “The Alpha Audience.” In this chapter I articulated the critical the economic…

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  • Are marketers getting lost in the Dark Funnel?

    …: Identifying influencers is the first step. You want to ensure you are working with influencers who have the right audience for your brand. InNetwork and Traackr both offer insight into a database of influencers, which you can search using a specific keyword, brand name or even competitor. BuzzSumo reveals the most popular content and the influencers…

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  • The business case for dwelling on dwell time

    … I’m a big fan of the New York Times. Not only do they lead the way with the best in American journalism and commentary, they also are innovators in their approach to marketing articles to get them to move. And as you know by now, my strong view is that we must get our content to move. In fact the economic value of all that content you’re…

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  • A new process to quantify content marketing success

    … “MEASUREMENT” is the number one challenge for almost any marketer today. Do we try to attach the results of our efforts to awareness? Traffic? Sales? … or something else? How do we demonstrate value? This post explains an exciting new opportunity for content marketing measurement. Just a few years ago, Internet content was a novelty…

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  • If you can’t measure marketing ROI, find the right alternative

    … By Eric Wittlake, {grow} Contributing Columnist We’ve all seen it. We’ve probably all done it. Maybe as recently as today (gulp). “…and our click rate is 30% above the benchmark!” Click rate? No one cares!! Yet this isn’t uncommon. We are still reporting back to the business we are charged to support using metrics that don’t matter one bit…

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  • The state of the nation on SEO, content strategy and earned media

    … choices that have drastically affected websites that had relied quite heavily on organic search as the source of new business. Those businesses had to make substantial changes, especially when it comes to links and link sources. Many of the link building strategies that have been used have been killed off by Google. Companies used to pay an SEO…

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  • 5 Critical (and unique) considerations about PR measurement

    … I’m trying something different today. I get lots of requests for classes and workshops so how would like one delivered to you, right now, for free? I recently did a talk at the AMEC Measurement event in New York for my friends at Cision and they were kind enough to provide a video of my talk. This was a unique presentation I have never delivered…

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  • How to set up a Social Media Command Center

    … By Rick Wion, {grow} Community Member Many organizations have established a social media command center as a means to amplify and speed up their marketing and engagement with customers. Creating a command center involves establishing policies and procedures for various types of interactions, hardware and software tools to manage the war room…

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  • 10 things you need to know NOW about OmniChannel Marketing

    … If you’re like me, you have probably seen a new buzzword creeping into the online marketing conversations — “OmniChannel marketing.” I like this characterization from John Bowden, Senior VP of Customer Care at Time Warner Cable as it appeared in a recent Marketo post: “Multi-channel is an operational view – how you allow the customer…

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