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Digital Display Advertising in the Data Analytics Age (with Jennifer Davis, VP Marketing and Product Strategy at Planar Systems)

Crimson Marketing

Tracking data, identifying buyers and following leads throughout the entire sales cycle has become a conventional practice, even in areas like digital display signage. Display Data: The importance of martech in collecting user engagement data is not lost in the world of video displays. Marketing Technology Podcasts #advertising #digital display data analytics

Online Display Advertising, Targeting, and Capturing Leads

NuSpark

A Look at Online Display Advertising for Lead Generation. It’s time to take another look at online display advertising strategy now that Google has revamped its ad planner tool; now calling itself the Google Display Network Ad Planner, and eliminate site research from non-GDN sites. The role of online display can be huge if executed properly and tracked accordingly.

20 Display Advertising Stats That Demonstrate Digital Advertising's Evolution

Hubspot

When display advertising first surfaced in the world of marketing, many marketers were left with a bad taste in their mouth. As technology advanced, we started looking at display advertising -- digital advertising in general, really -- in a new light. To learn how to make display advertising actually work for you, download our free guide here. What Is Display Advertising?

How to be Twitterific – 39 Expert Twitter Guides and Tips

Webbiquity

From humble beginnings, Twitter has grown to become an indispensable source for online news alerts as well as a vital marketing tool. The microblogging site now boasts more than 255 million monthly active users , and 53% of Twitter users recommend products in their tweets at some time. How can marketers best utilize Twitter’s expanded features and the latest tools?

4 Ways to Find Marketing Qualified Leads on Twitter

KoMarketing Associates

You already know that social media platforms like Twitter have the potential to build your client base – and your bottom line. Let’s take a look at using Twitter for B2B marketing leads: 1. While Twitter has 313 million active users each month, not all of them are engaged. Your marketing qualified leads will display interests that are congruent with your company.

5 Twitter Strategies And Tools To Take Your Branded Account To the Next Level

Webbiquity

If you’ve invested the groundwork necessary to build a Twitter account, there’s nothing more satisfying than seeing it actually gain steam. How can you break through a Twitter plateau and take your account to an even greater level of success? highly powerful yet underused optional feature of Twitter is the Twitter card. Gallery cards that display images.

20 More of the Best Twitter Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2012

Webbiquity

As the fourth-largest social network, and the fastest growing in 2012 , Twitter has emerged as a serious platform for business professionals to share breaking news, promote thought-leadership content, and engage with customers, prospects, peers and industry influencers. ” How can you grow and maintain an active, relevant Twitter following? Twitter Tips and Guides.

Forget Facebook & Twitter: Time to Start Marketing on Pinterest & Instagram?

Synecore

For years now Facebook and Twitter have been the two reliable social standbys, an oft-used, go-to social media marketing pairing equivalent to wine and cheese or beer and pizza (or in my case, wine, cheese, beer, and pizza). Don’t go overboard and pitch your Facebook profile or ditch your Twitter feed just yet. Social Media Marketing: Either Or vs And And. Follow @chrshorton.

7 New Twitter Features You May Have Missed

Hubspot

And Twitter, whether it likes it or not, has been sounding a lot of them lately. Over the last six months, Twitter has made a collection of changes, small and big, to drive user engagement and improve the overall onboarding and experience of the platform. Marketers, take note. 7 New Twitter Features You May Have Missed. 1) The 140-Character Count Loophole. No small portion.

15 ways to use Twitter to toast your competition

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

There are lots of success stories and case studies documenting business success through Twitter. One heating and air conditioning company had their best year ever simply by monitoring tweets about broken home systems and offering their prompt help. 2) Customer service is a popular use of Twitter by many companies and other organizations. He felt he knew me through my Twitter posts.

5 Things Machiavelli Would Do With His Competitors’ Twitter Profiles

KoMarketing Associates

One such location is in your competitors’ Twitter profiles. And Twitter is a good place to start. In this post, I’ve put together a list of 5 key things that Machiavelli would do with his competitors’ Twitter profiles, to unravel the competition and use it to his own advantage. Twitter Counter  for network history. Contaxio’s Twitter Explorer   for known profile history.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Twitter is used (officially) in 65 of the Fortune 100 companies , 63% of small to midsized businesses, and nearly half of all B2B enterprises. Which companies are really succeeding on Twitter, and how are they doing it?

Twitter’s New Analytics: What You Need to Know

Vertical Response

Twitter Analytics is now offering users more tools than ever before to manage, organize and analyze their tweets and followers. Their latest feature release, Audience Insights, is designed to help users understand the demographics on Twitter as a whole as well as their own followers. It can be found and explored within the Ads page on Twitter. Looking at all Twitter users.

How the News Feed Algorithms Work on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram

Hubspot

You're connected with hundreds of people -- maybe even thousands -- on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. It started with Facebook in 2006 , and then Twitter nine years later in 2015. To help get it all straight, we've put together this simple guide on how the news feed works on the three most popular social networks: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Let's dive in. It's us.

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Twitter SEO? Think Twylah.

WindMill Networking

Many businesses, through proactive content curation and a social media strategy that guides them into becoming the resource for their industry by sharing a lot of content, send out a lot of tweets on a daily basis.  Is there a way that these tweets can somehow be used in a way to not only better brand their Twitter presence but also receive some SEO benefits? Yes, there is.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web. Today, Twitter posts 50 million tweets per day. Adam L.

How to Use Twitter Polls to Engage Your Audience: 13 Examples From Real Brands

Hubspot

It’s been a year since Twitter polls became an option for users to engage, entertain, and survey their social media audience. And just recently we’ve found ourselves asking, “Are there any brands out there that are really using Twitter Polls well? ”. Thanks to the introduction of Twitter polls, all that's changed. 13 Examples of Clever Twitter Polls From Real Brands.

Introducing The Demand Gen Pro’s Cookbook: Tasty Tips From Marketing’s Master Chefs

It's All About Revenue

Demand Generation Content Marketing customer lifecycle marketing database hygiene display ad retargeting Lead Nurturing marketing and sales metrics and reporting Modern marketing recipes for success Twitter funnel marketing Sounds all good on parchment paper, but formulating the right recipes can sometimes induce a fiery fret in your crowded kitchen. Ready to get cooking?

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LinkedIn and Twitter Advertising and Marketing Options; A Primer

NuSpark

LinkedIn and Twitter provide unique advertising opportunities for those who wish to target messages towards those audiences within these networks.  If you’re buying online display for lead generation, you should consider social media advertising opportunities. Three display units are available. Twitter. Twitter has a number of unique marketing opportunities. 

Why Twitter needs to learn a lesson from Apple. And FAST.

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Yesterday Twitter announced that it will be making some dramatic changes to how it allows developers to use its “fire hose” of tweets in their Third Party applications. Building an awesome mashup that displays tweets alongside content from other services? Twitter wants to own the Twitter stream — wherever it is. Tweet.

How Twitter Amplifies a Customer Attack

Paul Gillin

Were he speaking it today, he might refer instead to Twitter. Twitter is the enigma of social networks. The hash tag (#), which was created by the Twitter community to help bring order to the service’s inherent chaos, has become one of the Internet’s most powerful organizing and amplification tools. It’s helped Twitter become a core utility for arranging everything from book signings to mass protests.  It’s also established the popular microblog service as a prime channel for customer complaints and a favored tool of the critics we call “Casual Complainers.”

Platform Counts! The Differences between Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn Writing

WindMill Networking

Even though Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter tend to get lumped into the same general category of marketing, they are actually quite different. Even though Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter tend to get lumped into the same general category of marketing, they are actually quite different. Twitter Updates. But this isn’t the only rule for clickable Twitter sharing. LinkedIn.

How to Craft Perfect Posts for Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter [SlideShare]

Hubspot

Select Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. To walk you through the mechanics of a successful status update on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter, I developed the following presentation. Here are three key image dimensions to know: News Feed Image: 1200 x 1200 px (actually uploads to 504 px, but this maintains a quality display). Twitter Best Practices. Facebook Best Practices.

Why I Hope the IPO Doesn’t Ruin Twitter

B2B Marketing Traction

A long time ago I heard a marketing expert tell an audience of marketers to think of Twitter as an online radio show. On this online radio show called Twitter, your broadcasts are free. Broadcasting messages on Twitter is free. For a long time, Tweets that contained certain keywords displayed on Google and other search engine search results. like using Twitter.

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women

Blue Focus Marketing

Cheryl and I thought it would be a great idea to collaborate on this special social media project – and so the process began for creating the 2011 #Nifty50 List of Top Twitter Women. One source of inspiration was Twitter’s Top 75 Badass Women by Diana Adams ( @adamsconsulting ) and Amy D. And she’s energetic and inspirational on Twitter. What is it? amberbuhl.

Sharing Jobs on Twitter Has Never Looked Better

Haley Marketing

If you disagree, I'm more than willing to argue that on twitter: Click to Tweet @BradBialy. When sharing on Twitter, presentation is everything. The intent is there, use a few popular hashtags to gain some visibility in Twitter search, while also properly positioning a client's job posting. Introducing Twitter Cards. Learn More About Twitter Growth Through.

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Twitter Launches Photo Tagging (Get Ready)

Hubspot

Good/horrifying news: Soon, you''ll be able to tag photos of people on Twitter. The tagged photos will even display in embedded tweets. Tagging people in a picture makes conversations around photos fun and easy," Twitter said in its post announcing the update. When you take that scenario and apply it to public content like Twitter, I can see people getting a little twitchy.

How to Use Twitter’s New Timelines

Vertical Response

Willard is all over Twitter’s newest feature, the custom timeline. She’s using Twitter’s new timelines to attract new customers and engage with current ones. Twitter’s new timeline feature gives users more control over how their tweets are organized and offers some creative alternatives to simply posting to your feed and watching your tweets quickly disappear into the swirling current of handles and hashtags. Twitter users can create, title and describe a custom timeline. If you leave them in your Twitter feed, they’ll get buried.

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10 Tweetable Twitter Tips for B2B Marketers

Social Media B2B

Many B2B companies start their social media adoption with Twitter because it seems to be the easiest platform to jump right in without a plan. Let’s start twittering, the boss says. With that in mind, this post offers 10 helpful tips for B2B marketers who are running the company Twitter account. Just copy and paste into your favorite Twitter client and update.

How to Craft Perfect Posts for Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter [SlideShare]

Hubspot

I don''t know about you, but I''m tired of hearing "social media gurus" compare the effectiveness of Twitter versus LinkedIn, or Facebook versus Twitter, or Linkedin versus Facebook, or whatever other comparison you bring to the table. For image uploads to a Company Page, the image is displayed in 403 px by 403 px. Twitter Best Practices. 15) Include Twitter Handles.

Ready, Set, Tweet! Twitter Basics for B2B Marketers

Marketing Action

Are you spending time on Twitter? I don’t mean reading everyone else’s posts. I’m talking about actually engaging with people, posting relevant tweets with images and calls to action, favoriting, reweeting, and following like-minded marketers and relevant companies. For years, I was a Twitter lurker, and it took me a long time to get comfortable diving in. Basic Twitter Vocabulary.

13 Times We Actually Enjoyed Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter & Banner Ads

Hubspot

So check out the following banner ads, Facebook ads, Twitter ads, and LinkedIn ads, and learn why they're just so awesome. They partnered with a local agency One Small Step Collection to create bold, intense graphics for their App Install Twitter Cards. Image Credit: Twitter. 9) Amnesty International. It's easy to hate on online ads. Most of them are pretty awful. Give up?

Twitter Opens Advertising to All: Here's How it Works

Hubspot

Ready to get your hands dirty with some Twitter advertising? On April 30th, Twitter announced that advertising would finally be available to all users through the launch of its new, self-service ad platform. Previously, advertisers had to be invited to use Twitter ads -- and spend a minimum amount of money per quarter -- through the full-service platform. Now''s your chance!

Can We Save Twitter From Ourselves?

Digital B2B Marketing

Twitter is not a communication channel, it is a platform that allows each of us to create and evolve our own custom communication channel. If Twitter is not working for communication, it is not a problem with Twitter. As a platform, Twitter is developing and our behavior reflects its infancy, with the full spectrum of human behavior on display. Your Turn.

Twitter Starts Rolling Out Tweet Performance Analytics to More Users

Hubspot

Stay tuned for more updates about this once Twitter makes an official announcement. Although there''s been no official word from Twitter, today The Next Web alerted us to a brand new Twitter feature. Twitter''s been a little wishy washy about all this. it came back. I''m telling you all this just in case Twitter changes its mind again. Ready for it? Get excited.

20 Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn & Pinterest Features You Didn't Know Existed (But Totally Should)

Hubspot

To help you discover these hidden treasures, we rounded up 21 of the lesser-known features on Facebok, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. The free Chrome Extension turns display ads into images of pets on every website you visit, including Facebook. Twitter. 7) Embed SlideShare presentations directly into your tweets. tried it out on my Twitter page. Check ''em out.

How Marketers Are Managing The Buyer Journey [Infographic]

It's All About Revenue

Follow Jen on Twitter @leadjen. Marketers are also beginning to see how combining technologies such as display advertising and marketing automation brings the idea of “right message at the right time” to an entirely new level. By adding display advertising into their email nurture programs, savvy online marketers are now witnessing incredible jumps in engagement and conversion rates.

Master the Chatter: 8 Tips to Get Your Event Trending on Twitter

Hubspot

It's every event marketer's dream: Pulling up your phone during your event and quickly peeking at Twitter, only to discover that your event's hashtag is trending. So how do you prepare for your event so you have a better chance of trending on Twitter? To help you make the most of the chatter on Twitter, we put together the following tips. This saves times and energy.

What the BlackBerry Twitter debacle taught us about social media

Biznology

If you’ve been online in the last few weeks, you probably heard that BlackBerry made a pretty silly mistake on Twitter. Display Posting Discipline. The post What the BlackBerry Twitter debacle taught us about social media appeared first on Biznology. Check out the small detail in the lower righthand corner of the screencap below: Image credit: Mashable. Not Necessarily.

7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter

B2Bbloggers

About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter 7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter June 9th, 2010 | By Jeremy Victor Two of the most common questions asked when some begins using Twitter are, “Who should I follow?