Are social media management companies worth it?
Although ‘horses for courses’ applies, I’m going to attempt to address this question with the help of a few brand case studies.
Achieving the right balance between building in-house capability and outsourcing is one of the defining questions of modern marketing.
Research conducted for Econsultancy’s new Best Practice Guide to Insourcing and Outsourcing indicates that this is an ever-shifting dynamic.
When combined with variations by sector and digital maturity, it means greater complexity for marketers and greater difficulty in establishing exactly what good looks like.
In parts one to three of the this series on managing PR and blogger outreach in-house, I’ve guided you through: The Network, The Message, and Discovery/Dissemination, talking shop on tools of the trade to cut cost but still rock like a PR all-star.
In this final post on tracking, I’ll show you how to define clear objectives then get your reports together for the boss.
The prominence of agencies in today’s digital marketing ecosystem is not surprising: the digital marketing landscape is so complex and seemingly all-encompassing that moving forward alone simply doesn’t seem like a viable option.
Agencies aren’t perfect, however, and companies that believe they can simply outsource digital marketing to another firm often learn the hard way that it’s not so simple.
It’s been an interesting few weeks here at SEOptimise towers, as we’ve been recruiting search engine optimisation (SEO) executives to come and join our team.