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Digital Tribes III is the last of three reports from Econsultancy’s Digital Vision grant-winner Allison Aldridge Saur. Marketing firms thrill at creating online communities but perhaps flounder at guiding their structure. In this report, Sauer borrows from Native American tribal practices to suggest ways marketers can organize online communities once they’ve formed.
The Digital Tribes series of reports is the first product of the Digital Vision project, an effort to help new thought leaders get their insight out into the digital marketing world. The reports look at how Native American tribal characteristics reveal substantive practices that build stronger, more fulfilling and highly committed online communities.
The Managing and Measuring Social infographic shows what companies are using social for, how well they understand social ROI and what the barriers are to harnessing social data. The infographic sums up the key findings of Econsultancy's Q3 2012 Digital Intelligence Briefing, produced in association with Adobe.
Econsultancy's Q3 2012 Quarterly Digital Intelligence Briefing, produced in partnership with Adobe, examines the trends for managing and measuring the business value of social media and provides a snapshot of social media uses, challenges and needs from companies today. The research is based on a survey of more than 650 marketing professionals from agencies and the client-side, a near-equal mix of B2C and B2B across industries in North America and Europe with a concentration in the US and UK.
Online Communities Part Three: Growing the Community is the third report in a series of four by DJ Waldow that focus on digital community building. This report uncovers how email marketing – the “digital glue” of new media – can be used to grow your community.
Download our Innovation Report to see examples of cutting edge tactics and innovative business models across the whole range of digital marketing disciplines, including online advertising, ecommerce, mobile, social media, and search. Companies featured in this report include Kiva, Lastminute.com, Dell and Photobox.
The Multi-Screen Marketer addresses rapidly shifting media consumption behavior. Consumers are viewing content simultaneously on multiple devices, and brands are learning to chase them across the gaps. This report, conducted in association with the IAB, combines a survey with extensive trend analysis by Stefan Tornquist, Econsultancy's VP of Research.
Econsultancy's Facebook Pages for Business Best Practice Guide has been produced specifically with the aim of helping organizations and brands design and implement their Facebook pages for maximum effect, no matter what the objective.
This 100+ page document contains sections ranging from building an internal business case for a Facebook presence through to understanding internal strategy and moderation.
The guide also contains a comprehensive, 50-point checklist of best practice issues and their associated success factors that you'll need for your Facebook activity.
Online Communities Part Two: Engaging Your Community Across Multiple Platforms is the second report in a series of four by DJ Waldow that focus on digital community building. This report uses detailed case studies to demonstrate how brands can connect with an audience across multiple social media sites.
Redefining Digital Tribes Using Native American Tribal Practices is the first of three reports from Econsultancy’s Digital Vision grant-winner Allison Aldridge Saur. Building a community has become a primary goal for many marketing organizations. The words that surround these communities range help define and grow them. In this report Saur explores the role of Naming in digital community building, using the template of Native American tribal practice to highlight best practices. What is a tribe? How do they work? And what can digital marketers learn from studying them?