Published By: BzzAgent
Published Date: Nov 12, 2010
If you don't think social media ROI can be measured, you need to learn the truth. Social media and word of mouth are more influential than any type of advertising, but many companies are not measuring its impact on sales. Marketers approaching social media with a direct marketing mindset and organizing their programs with the right methodology can clearly determine its impact on sales and ROI.
Published By: CrownPeak
Published Date: Jun 30, 2009
This is the second of a three part CrownPeak White Paper exploring Why Content Marketing Is Online Marketing. In this series we present the new idea that Web content marketing is the central and most important tenet of online marketing. Today, the function of online marketing revolves around the Web which, itself, revolves around content. So as we talk about online marketing/marketers and content marketing/marketers consider them and yourself one and the same. Learn more today!
Breakout Solutions is pioneering the way in which organizations utilize Social Media to meet their online promotional objectives. Our proprietary video contest platform provides a turnkey solution for organizations that value interacting and communicating directly with their target market through social media. Web 2.0, has led to a more interactive and social landscape where content is no longer king, conversation is. Breakout Solutions can help your brand become a part of these conversations so that you have a better understanding of how others view your brand and utilize your products and services.
Read this paper to learn 5 practices that ensure the collaboration solution you choose will give you the significant business results you are seeking. Collaboration solutions can accelerate cycle times by 30% across virtually every business function. These results may be critical to survival in difficult economic times, and the right collaboration solution is the single most effective way to get them.
Read this paper to learn the steps to successfully roll out an enterprise collaboration solution and help your organization embrace a more collaborative, transparent and effective way of working. Introducing a social software solution carries with it a unique set of challenges and opportunities, and requires a new roll-out approach. The approach outlined in this paper has been honed over thousands of customer implementations to generate the fastest adoption across your enterprise.
The impact of the social conversations has dramatically increased. More than 133 million blogs have been indexed since 2002. Twitter has doubled in size this year alone to roughly 30 million users, who create 1,500 new "Tweets" every second. Facebook's 35-year-old-plus demographic grew to 12 million users in the first quarter of 2009. But that's only part of the story. The results from search engines are even more important. 2,300 searches are performed every second of every day.
Did you know that most Americans believe companies should have a presence in social media?* That means most of your customers and prospects expect you to be involved in social media, and will be more likely to do business with you if you are.
*Cone 2008 Business in Social Media Study
Participation in social media has become a necessity. Done properly, social media can deliver new users, drive revenue and increase engagement. DML has asked its partners to share their approach to social media from a strategic standpoint and the day-to-day mechanics of managing their social presence.
Networked business models are the wave of the future as we extend collaboration, knowledge sharing and networking beyond the corporate firewall to customers, partners and suppliers. Focusing resources on optimizing your relationships with these stakeholders can make you more resilient and adaptive to shifts in the market.
Enabling people to register using an existing identity from Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo,
or other provider is one of the most powerful registration tools to emerge in the last
few years. Registering people through an established online identity not only
streamlines the registration process but also gives your business a head start on
building deeper relationships with them.
Social-enabled contact centers leverage social interactions to build stronger relationships with customers, deliver consistent and relevant brand experiences across touch points, and better engage customers with employees and partners. There are 3 capabilities your company will need to be successful.
Today, the internet has changed the way buyers discover solutions. More people are meeting and researching vendors online than ever before. Your ideal customers are reading blog posts and articles, checking Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn profiles, and forming opinions based on what you say and share online. Before they call to get to know your company better, they turn to Google for answers and information. If a competing vendor appears smarter, more interesting, or more reliable than you, your buyers will reach out to them first.
These online engagements have changed the rules of buyer/brand communications. So how can you and your company form meaningful relationships with buyers who are getting to know you long before theyíve been introduced?
From tweets to posts and even likes, this webinar covers the basics of social media marketing. Learn how your peers are leveraging social media in their practices and hear what works - and what doesn't.
This guide will provide tips on how you can maximize your ROI during those peak seasons using Perfect Audience, an enterprise-class, demand side platform that offers easy-to-use, but powerful tools to create, manage, and optimize retargeting campaigns across Facebook, Twitter, and the Web.