How to Avoid Marketing Automation Disaster: 6 Essential Pre-Planning Steps

As sales cycles increase and buyers become more informed, marketing automation is on the tip of the tongue of almost every marketer you talk to today. In fact, research has found that 79% of top-performing companies have been using marketing automation for more than 2 years. Over the past five years, I’ve consulted with clients […]

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Facebook Introduces New Tools to Help Video Advertisers Maximize Ad Performance

Video marketing is of major focus for Facebook at present, with the amount of video content on the platform accelerating at a rapid pace, putting it on path for a clash with YouTube. But in order to take down YouTube, Facebook needs to better monetize and incentivize video content creators to post directly to their network, which they’re working to do through various measures – the latest of which have now been announced.  
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The 22 most memorable quotes from the new Elon Musk book, ranked

For anyone interested in technology, entrepreneurship or the price of greatness, Ashlee Vance’s new book, “Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX and the Quest for a Fantastic Future,” is a tremendous look into arguably the world’s most important entrepreneur. Vance paints an unforgettable picture of Musk’s unique personality, insatiable drive and ability to thrive through hardship. The […]





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Improving Your Facebook Reach (Infographic)

If BuzzFeed has taught us anything, it’s that Google is no longer necessary if we want to acquire a lot of traffic. Hundreds of articles and quizzes created by BuzzFeed have gone viral, which has sent millions of Facebook and Twitter users their way. In an age when everyone is concerned with SEO, seeing a […]
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Why You Need Content Strategy Before Editorial Planning

This four-step process, which puts strategy before tactics, helps you generate focused content ideas quickly. You’ll get better results for your business – and for your audience. Continue reading

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After Brexit, a changed future

Harvard analysts talk about the effects of the United Kingdom’s referendum to leave the European Union on both Britain and the continent.
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Stores Suffer From a Shift of Behavior in Buyers – The New York Times

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New DJI Zenmuse X5R Camera Turns Inspire 1 Into 4K RAW Drone! | cinema5D

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Facebook Introduces New Tools to Help Video Advertisers Maximize Ad Performance

Video marketing is of major focus for Facebook at present, with the amount of video content on the platform accelerating at a rapid pace, putting it on path for a clash with YouTube. But in order to take down YouTube, Facebook needs to better monetize and incentivize video content creators to post directly to their network, which they’re working to do through various measures – the latest of which have now been announced.  
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4 Creative Email Marketing Campaigns That Inspire Action

Email is a private experience. Unlike social media where comments are public email provides a safety zone for both B2B and B2C customers. What does that mean? You can receive an email, and take no action. Alternatively, a personalized email may be the tipping point that determines that you will make a purchase. According to […]

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