How Creative Marketers Can Get What They Need From Data

Marketing Insider Group

Data and creativity have always been siloed, even in our own minds. You’re probably well-acquainted with the idea that our “left brains” are more logic- and data-focused, while our “right brains” house our creativity. The best creatives are more effective when they’re fueled by data.

7 Key Principles of B2B Email Creative

The Point

7 Key Principles of #B2B Email Creative Click To Tweet. On July 16, 2019 at 11 AM PT, I’ll be discussing these principles and other tips in a live Webinar, “ A Crash Course in B2B Email Creative.” The post 7 Key Principles of B2B Email Creative appeared first on The Point.

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Display advertising creative resource guide

Choozle

Display advertising creative as we know it today had a very humble beginning. With a myriad of different creative types, sizes, designs, call to actions, campaign goals, and more, the possibilities are endless!

choozlechat: Display ad creative with Creativity Multimedia

Choozle

Megan Sullivan-Jenks, Director of Marketing & Communications, Choozle: From your point of view, how important are display ad creative assets to the success of a digital advertising campaign? The creative does all the work. MSJ: Can you explain what Creativity Multimedia offers?

Marketing-Led Post-COVID-19 Growth Strategies

Businesses are laying off workers, shutting their doors (some permanently), and struggling to react to the radical destruction that coronavirus (COVID-19) is doing to our society and communities. Most have already sustained massive damage, and we still have yet to see the scope of impact of the global pandemic that has upended the globe. Any return to normalcy may seem far-off, but sales and marketing are on the front lines of restarting the economy. When the dust settles, we have a responsibility to turn our shock and grief into fierce determination, and lead the charge of responsible, strategic, sustainable future growth. However, there’s no team better suited to lead that charge than the marketing department. Marketers are uniquely positioned to provide creative solutions to aid their organization in times of change and chart a course for navigating success.

The Value of Creativity for Live Events

Webbiquity

Creativity comes from a place deep within. Creative minds break boundaries, take the abstract or mundane and transform it into something new, something that can change the world and our experience of it. In the live events arena, it takes creativity to create something spectacular.

6 Creative Ways to Recycle Your Content

Marketing Insider Group

The post 6 Creative Ways to Recycle Your Content appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Let’s face it. Coming up with new ideas for content can be a struggle.

Digital display ad creative: size matters

Choozle

At Choozle, we think the saying “size matters” is especially true re: digital advertising creative assets, and we pulled a ton of data from our own platform to prove it. Native ( creative sizes vary ). Digital display ads: creativity is key. Top Creative Sizes.

How Embarrassing Moments Lead to Creative Genius

Carla Johnson

The post How Embarrassing Moments Lead to Creative Genius appeared first on Carla Johnson. Creativity Innovation Carla JohnsonOctober 11, 2019 I still remember it like it was yesterday. It was my first “real” job – I was the marketing director for a mid-size architecture firm.

Why you need a creative workflow process

Act-On

But the reality is, you’re likely to experience them at some point in a creative or marketing career. This is where establishing a creative workflow process can come in handy. You can’t expect a creative workflow process to be perfect and be used perfectly. We’ve all been there.

The Ultimate Marketing Efficiency Checklist

Here are 7 creative ways marketers can work smarter (not harder) - with the resources you already have!

How human creativity plays a role in AI

Act-On

Marketing Strategy ai artificial intelligence creativityLearn how Artificial intelligence may play a role in support, but how Marketing and Sales should remain focused on building meaningful relationships.

What is programmatic creative?

Bannerflow

Programmatic creative is so much more than presenting the right offer at the right time. Performed correctly, programmatic creative enables marketers to easily produce sophisticated and targeted display advertising. Why use programmatic creative? Dynamic creative.

77 Ways to be More Creative

Carla Johnson

January 9, 2020 Creativity is one of those things that sounds romantically easy to do, but often leaves you scratching your head. Even the creative geniuses get stumped from time to time. The key to getting your creative mojo going is practice.

The Dismal State of B2B Email Creative

The Point

What you might call the Dismal State of B2B Email Creative is, I believe, creditable to two factors: 1. Creative is now an afterthought to marketing technology and data. But creative, clearly, doesn’t matter. But it’s clear that no such standard applies to email creative.

A Crash Course in B2B Email Creative

Speaker: Howard Sewell, President, Spear Marketing Group

Too often, email campaigns are seen as something that "just anyone" on your team can put together. But in today's attention economy, strong creative can be the defining factor that gets your email to stand out in the inbox. Join Howard Sewell of Spear Marketing Group, a leading B2B agency, as he uses real-world examples to highlight tips, techniques and key principles that can make or break your campaigns.

How Even Creatives Can Measure Content Marketing ROI

Marketing Insider Group

Looking to measure content marketing return on investment (ROI) is something creative marketers like you are getting asked to do more and more. The post How Even Creatives Can Measure Content Marketing ROI appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

What is a Creative Management Platform (CMP)?

Bannerflow

It’s an ad tech term that has grown rapidly within digital advertising circles but what exactly is a creative management platform, or CMP? Driving engagement through creativity. Personalising at scale, via dynamic creative optimisation (DCO).

Creativity vs. productivity: AI to the rescue

Biznology

Throughout my career, I have noticed a tension between creativity and productivity. Though it is nice to get stuff done, there is nothing in the list that indicates which items are more valuable, or which items require the most creativity. Creativity cannot be time boxed.

7 Creative Ways to Personalize Your ABM Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

However, one of the most effective ways to keep your marketing strategy dynamic is to inject fresh ideas, talking points, tactical approaches, and creative messaging. The post 7 Creative Ways to Personalize Your ABM Strategy appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

7 Creative Event Ideas to Use in 2019

Marketing Insider Group

The post 7 Creative Event Ideas to Use in 2019 appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. As a keynote speaker, I have seen everything when it comes to events. With over 400+ digital marketing conferences being held in 2019 alone, there is truly a conference for everyone.

Marketing Automation Can Improve Your Creative Team?s Workflow

Marketo

Creative energy well spent behaves like an accelerant that fuels future initiatives. More often than not, it’s your creative team that is having a harder time getting on board with the benefits of automation. Marketing automation can improve your creative team’s workflow.

Data-Driven Creative

PureB2B

Because of this, marketers must decide whether to use data or creative marketing to draw in prospects. Brands will often miss the mark because they get lost in the data or focus too much on the creative. It’s Not Data, It’s Not Creativity.

What Shakespeare and Steph Curry Can Teach Us About Creative Hot Streaks

Contently

But in his new book The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of Streaks , Wall Street Journal reporter Ben Cohen connects the dots between sports, creativity, and a few other fields by exploring what happens when people think they’re “in the zone.” What about creatively?

8 Things Creative Thinkers Know that You Don’t

Carla Johnson

February 14, 2020 People say “creatives” have a natural knack for what they do. In fact, an article on Thrive Global listed the most important things that creative thinkers. The post 8 Things Creative Thinkers Know that You Don’t appeared first on Carla Johnson.

Office Activities that Spark the Creative Process

Act-On

Are you experiencing a creative rut or trying to avoid burnout? These office activities will leave you feeling rejuvenated and inspire more creative marketing ideas. Content Corporate

Creativity and AI at Cannes Ad Fest

Modern Marketing

On Tuesday, June 19, I’ll speak on a panel exploring the impact of artificial intelligence on creative professions. And on June 21, Oracle will join a roundtable talk on the changing definition of creativity in a fragmented media landscape.

Announcing Visually’s New and Improved Creative Brief

RockContent

Mastering the Creative Brief. Shocking as it may seem, many creative marketing projects get kicked off without strong strategy to back its execution. The outcome – an arduous and expensive creative development process with too many iterations and depleted momentum.

Calling all Creatives

Biznology

Many are also looking for creative talent, the kind that can elevate their content to new heights. But businesses and their marketers are beginning to realize that captivating an audience for more than an Internet moment takes real creative talent and skill.

Is B2B marketing lacking creativity?

TaylorMadeIn KEW

Should we focus on B2B marketing creativity or analytics? C is for Creativity in B2B marketing. I often worry that the bulk of marketing talent goes into the consumer or agency world, because B2B is perceived as not being cool or creative. Yet we can be creative.

Survey: Marketers’ Integration of Analytics Can Lead to Creative Success

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers look to integrate analytics into their strategies, new research shows that those who do so are more likely to see creative success. On a scale of 1 to 5 (5 being the best), the researchers ranked the data-driven creativity scores of respondents.

Are You Killing Creativity with Marketing Automation?

Marketing Insider Group

With all the modern tools available to marketers, one can’t help but ask – is marketing automation killing creativity? The post Are You Killing Creativity with Marketing Automation? The post Are You Killing Creativity with Marketing Automation?

The creative process in advertising, from idea to impressions

Choozle

Someone once told me that creativity doesn’t exist. We often think that creativity is reserved for those who are in those “creative” roles, a.k.a., The creative process in advertising. Then, your creative assets can be perfected around that central idea.

Six Creative Ideas for Your Next Corporate Event

Webbiquity

What you need is a little creative engagement and some wow factor to brighten up the proceedings. Here are six of the best creative ideas for your business event. The post Six Creative Ideas for Your Next Corporate Event appeared first on B2B Marketing Blog | Webbiquity.

How Collaboration and Creativity Lead to Innovation

Bannersnack

To achieve that, collaboration and creativity need to go hand in hand. Creativity is hard to define because everyone most likely has their own thoughts on what it means. Leaders realize that in order to prosper in this fast-paced business environment, innovation is vital.

The Future of Marketing Is Creative | Marketing 2025

Marketo

Data and creativity have always been two sides of the same coin. Human creativity will save the day. While the robots and the algorithms amass quantities of information that would blow the minds of data analysts from two generations ago, it’s human creativity that will save the day.

Pin the clickTAG on the HTML5 creative

Choozle

HTML5 creatives are one of the most interactive creative types available in digital advertising today. The options with an HTML5 creative are virtually endless. As for getting started, there are plenty of resources out there for building HTML5 creatives.