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Nowadays, marketers need to know so many systems, platforms, formats, and channels that it can be tough to keep up.
As we can't be researching everything all the time, it is important to 'park' some skills while training up on others. As an example, a marketing team may decide to hold steady with their AdWords strategy while spending time and effort on improving how they approach social media.
There's no harm in pointing out some of our best articles from months and years gone by, especially when they include evergreen advice for content creators.
Leaving aside the ambiguity of the term 'content creator', here are some great tips for marketers working with copy, imagery and video.
Here at Econsultancy we’re in the process of updating the way we analyse our content marketing efforts.
It’s not that we don’t have any KPIs in place, but they haven’t been updated in a while and we feel our measurement process can be improved.
Online shopping is eating into physical store visits - that much is obvious if you watch any news bulletin about Black Friday.
Footfall for Black Friday 2016 in the UK was down 0.7% on 2015, according to IPSOS.
Look at the latest ONS retail sales figures (for November 2016), and you'll see that in the UK, online sales made up 15.8% of total retail sales. That's almost 25% year-on-year growth.
Within marketing there’s a lot of focus on raising brand awareness and getting in front of new customers.
While this is important, there’s a danger that we spend too much time focusing on KPIs high up the marketing funnel.
Duotones were one of the trends we identified in web design for 2017.
I've rounded up 23 examples of websites using duotones (or sometimes gradients, colour filters or a classy monotone / grayscale).
There are various reasons these effects abound, notably allowing informational websites to use authentic photography without distracting from navigational elements or important copywriting.
According to research, 64% of women who shop on their smartphone say that seeing images of products in context positively influences their purchasing decisions.
It’s a simple tactic, but by including context, the online customer experience can be greatly improved - and this doesn't just apply to shopping on mobile either.
UK online retail sales reached £133bn in 2016, an increase of £18bn, or 15.9%, year-on-year.
Mobile commerce accounted for much of this growth, with sales made via smartphones increasing 47% YoY in December.
Every year I pick out digital and marketing trends and developments which I think will shape the industry and digital/marketing planning and thinking in the year ahead.
Mapping the customer journey is not exactly a science.
It can be, but more often that not it's a collaborative exercise that draws on some data and some qualitative and anecdotal insight from customers and staff.
The objective is to encourage customer-led and design-led thinking in a group, using the results to prioritise challenges and opportunities.
I recently wrote about how Iceland is turning its back on celebrity marketing in favour of micro-influencers.
However, with shares in Weight Watchers growing 20% after Oprah revealed the results of her new diet, it appears high-profile personalities might still hold the power.