Choosing an Ecommerce Marketing Agency
Ecommerce is growing rapidly as consumers expect convenience and tailored shopping experiences. Not surprisingly, ecommerce sales have soared even higher in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic has caused shoppers to stay at home and avoid large crowds. In today’s competitive landscape, it’s critical to work with an agency that can put your brand right in front of the customer and drive revenue.
Four Retail Marketing Buzzwords You Should Know for 2021
COVID-19’s sudden impact on consumer shopping behaviors forced retail brands to adapt quickly. As the pandemic continues to affect the retail industry, preparing for 2021 is essential for brands to stay relevant to their audience and drive sales.
5 Things to Look for in a Digital Advertising Agency
As marketing shifts further and further into the digital world, having an experienced digital advertising agency and a sound digital strategy is more important than ever. Finding the right digital agency can be challenging, but these five considerations may help you narrow your options and select the digital partner that’s right for your brand.
The Boom of Instagram and Other Trends to Follow
The major trends of 2018, 2019 as well as predictions for 2020, all point to Instagram. These trends include the importance of social media Stories, the financial success companies are gaining from in-app shopping and the development of IGTV. Together, these trends put Instagram high on the list of social media platforms your company not only needs to be on but should be using to its full potential.
The Three A’s of Social Engagement
When is the last time you heard back from a brand after giving it a shout out on your social media? Have you been acknowledged by a company on social media after you had a bad experience with them? To be an active participant in social media is extremely important for a brand.
Tools to Optimize Customer Engagement
Customer engagement is the connection between customer and brand. It encourages customers to interact and share their experiences with the brands they support. Positive and strong customer engagement can grow a brand substantially, while lackluster or negative customer experiences can potentially deal businesses a fatal blow. Let’s look at a few different tools you can use to enhance the quality of your customer engagement.
Creating Viral Content: Goat Yoga Edition
By now most of us have heard of goat yoga, the animal-snuggling fitness sensation that has taken the nation by storm. But how did it become a craze seemingly overnight?
Emerging Places to Reach Pet Owners
If you play a role in marketing today you’ve likely heard the attention span of the average human has shrunk to only eight seconds. Last year, the New York Times published a story that stated our attention span is now shorter than that of a goldfish. Since we are exposed to seemingly endless choices and messages every moment of every day, it’s no wonder our ability to focus has decreased. As a result, marketers are constantly seeking new ways to effectively reach out to their audience and gain their attention.
Pets, the Millennials' Matchmakers
Through our recent 2016 Changing Pet Ownership Study, we uncovered generational insights among Millennial, Gen X and Boomer pet owners. Not surprisingly, Millennials are driving the most significant changes in pet ownership. These changes come with vast marketing implications and opportunities to connect with this pet owning segment in a new way.
GenZers are fluent in a sort of visual vocabulary—a sophisticated short hand in their Snapchat-Instagram-Whisper-world that minimizes reading and maximizes their time. Millennials don’t read for many other reasons. They appear to be a little effort-challenged. (Can you tell I parent a GenZer and a Millennial?) Cereal sales are down because it is just too much work for this crowd. Cereal requires a bowl and spoon that must be cleaned and milk that must be purchased and consumed in a timely manner.