Symbiotic

Symbiosis (from Ancient Greek σύν "together" and βίωσις "living") is close and often long-term interaction between two or more different biological species. In 1877, Albert Bernhard Frank used the word symbiosis (which previously had been used to depict people living together in community) to describe the mutualistic relationship in lichens. In 1879, the German mycologist Heinrich Anton de Bary defined it as "the living together of unlike organisms."The definition of symbiosis is controversial among scientists. Some believe symbiosis should only refer to persistent mutualisms, while others believe it should apply to any types of persistent biological interactions (i.e.
Posts about Symbiotic
  • The Rise of the Content-Driven Organization: A Change in Marketers’ Focus

    … to creating a brand identity and voice. Providing value above and beyond a product or service offering ensures customers understand you as a brand – and that understanding is core to any symbiotic relationship. Perhaps Peter Drucker said it best: “The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product or service fits him and sells itself… The aim of marketing is to make selling superfluous.” – Peter Drucker …

    Andy Betts/ Relevancein Content- 21 readers -
  • What’s Your Marketing Success Metric?

    …’ success? For a company to succeed, all departments need to be working together: marketing generates leads and awareness, sales generates booked revenue, while operations delivers the service or product. This symbiotic relationship works because each team is dependent on the others to keep the flywheel spinning. But does the same symbiotic…

    Benny Blum/ Marketing Land- 19 readers -
  • Will 2015 Be Breakthrough Year for Community News?

    It’s been a rocky road from print to online for local news publishers. Two decades into the internet era, it’s still unclear whether consumers will have enough online appetite for community information to sustain local publications that count their success by the click. There were a few distinct signs of community news starting to get its mojo in 2014 — here, here, here and ...

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 18 readers -
  • One-Man/Woman Army: 6 PPC Tips for Entrepreneurs & Very Small Businesses

    … Moz, SEMrush, and Raven Tools can’t benefit you. While PPC doesn’t influence organic page rank, the additional traffic and branding turns the two campaign types into symbiotic partners rather than cannibalizing money/time. Having these tools at your disposal will give you a far more objective view into the overall success of your online presence…

    WordStreamin Paid Search- 13 readers -
  • Big data and small business: The future of marketing?

    … powerful symbiotic link with the customer that would be difficult for competitors to overcome during the next contract negotiation. Some of these ideas might seem so obvious. But the problem is — for many businesses — they’re not. They are overlooking their true core business. More and more, the competitive advantage will come from the numbers. How do…

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  • The Importance of Setting Goals in Life

    … (the rest are no longer a priority). While some of my original goals from 10 years ago still motivate me today, I have also set new goals for myself as life has unfolded. Maybe 10 years from now I will decide to share those as well. Maximizing the moment based on likeliness of achieving my goals Back to the reason for this post: the symbiotic nature…

    Jeff Sauer/ Depth of Knowledgein SEO- 6 readers -
  • Facebook Announces India Client Council

    … together be better mobile marketers. Being a leading mobile phone player, we have been instrumental in driving the growing penetration of smartphones in the country, thus sharing a symbiotic relationship with Facebook, as well as other players in the ecosystem. As marketers, we are increasingly pivoting to mobile-centric ideas, and with many people in India accessing Facebook through their mobile devices, it offers an immense opportunity for all of us to reach out to our customers in a meaningful way at any time of the day. …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 9 readers -
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  • Facebook Forms India Client Council

    …. Being a leading mobile phone player, we have been instrumental in driving the growing penetration of smartphones in the country, thus sharing a symbiotic relationship with Facebook, as well as other players in the ecosystem. As marketers, we are increasingly pivoting to mobile-centric ideas, and with many people in India accessing Facebook through their mobile devices, it offers an immense opportunity for all of us to reach out to our customers in a meaningful way at any time of the day. …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • What Small Business Saturday Means for Your Business

    … between the two is marvelously symbiotic as small businesses and their customers depend on each other for the financial and social health of where they live. Because small businesses provide services and goods, jobs and salaries, as well as support for local events and initiatives, the community is strengthened, and the mission of Small Business…

    Jim Shannon/ Dex Media- 10 readers -
  • Five lessons for effective blogger outreach

    … and agencies ‘a lot’, with a negligible 1% stating that they ‘hate’ being contacted by agencies. The blogger-brand relationship is increasingly becoming a symbiotic one. 2. It’s a career choice, especially with younger bloggers More than half of the bloggers surveyed currently regard blogging as a hobby. However, 73% of those currently blogging as a hobby…

    Econsultancyin Google- 4 readers -
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