IBM Business Analytics help managers in different areas of the marketing organization do their jobs more effectively. Watch this video to see how:
1. Demand generation managers can target the most profitable customers with the right offer at the right time.
2.Marketing operations managers can review the results of multiple campaigns from a single marketing performance dashboard.
3. Brand managers can blend data from blogs, forums and social websites with CRM data to see how people really regard the company’s brand. Watch this video to see how IBM helps you make smarter marketing decisions, faster.
This report identified how top performing organizations leverage and execute multichannel marketing campaigns. The findings demonstrate how Best-in-Class organizations are leveraging a collaborative cross-channel approach to extract maximum value and marketing efforts.
In this Deep Dive we will explore what sales leaders should actually be demanding from marketing automation tools. In fact, survey data paints a very compelling picture about how sales should be evaluating the impact of marketing automation on sales performance. We'll explore why sales might be resistant in the first place, and how Top Performing organizations overcome these challenges to help support the collaborative pursuit of top line revenue growth between marketing and sales.
Have you ever found yourself in this untenable position? Your web team and email program owners are targeting the same customers, with different offers, or worse, competing offers.
Siloed systems and teams limit marketers’ ability to make sound assessments about performance and spending. Marketers around the world spend over one trillion USD each year. Yet, most of them still manage their marketing programs with a hodgepodge of spreadsheets and disconnected applications. Unnecessary costs, delays and poor collaboration plague marketers. Under increasing pressure to connect with customers while doing more with less, marketers who strive to optimize marketing performance through a single integrated software platform can make the best use of people, programs and resources. Today, you need a return on every dollar spent and a platform that aligns technology, people and processes to help create effective, efficient marketing programs that support customers for life.
Until now, marketers have been limited to two relatively uninspired options for sending direct communications to consumers on their mobile phones: SMS (a.k.a., text messaging), and text-only, imageless email on devices like the BlackBerry and Palm Treo. But with the introduction of Apple’s iPhone and competitor operating systems like Google’s Android and Palm’s Pre/Pixi now offering similarly rich user experiences, email marketers have a huge opportunity to reach consumers anywhere, any time, on their mobile devices.
Every smart marketer knows the value of affiliate marketing. But within the vertical, there are so many types of affiliates to choose from! Content, PPC, display, email – how do you choose who to work with?! In this e-book we will discuss the benefits of email marketing as an affiliate channel.
Welcome to Part 2 of our series where we explore the many opportunities yielded by integrating Recency, Frequency, Monetary(RFM) analysis into your email marketing program in order to lift your pivotal Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Download Part 2 to learn more.
Are you constantly jumping from project to project with barely enough time to breathe? When continually pressed for time, how do you efficiently and effectively measure your email marketing programs? This concise and practical guide can help.
With a growing number of marketing application available, marketing terms are struggling to see differences among them. Meanwhile, IT teams are bogged down with development and maintenance requests to migrate or manage the use of multiple platforms already in use.
Choosing a marketing technology partner is a total-revenue-performance decision. Ask questions about integration and scalability. Find partners whose marketing automation is built to scale with your business, and select vendors whose teams provide the critical support and services you'll need along the way.
With a growing number of marketing applications available, marketing teams are struggling to see differences among them. Meanwhile, IT teams are bogged down with development and maintenance requests to migrate or manage the use of multiple platforms already in use.
Gartner’s 2016-2017 CMO Spend Survey found that marketing departments are spending 38% of their tech budgets on external development services and cross-charges from internal IT teams. Strategic marketing and IT leaders are looking for ways to streamline technology and eliminate solutions that limit integrations and scalability. It’s important to look at the resources required to maintain the marketing applications you use and compare them to other options available in the marketplace.
Choosing a marketing technology partner is a total-revenue-performance decision. Ask questions about integration and scalability. Find partners whose marketing automation is built to scale with your business, and select vendors whose teams pro
As marketers, we often find ourselves on the dreaded execution treadmill. Running from campaign to campaign and tactic to tactic without understanding the impact we’re having on the bottom line. A high-performance marketing plan can help you understand how your programs are doing, tie them back to revenue, and show you where you should be prioritizing your time. Get started on your plan today with this six-step blueprint for developing a high-performance marketing plan.
Traditionally, sales and marketing haven't always seen eye-to-eye. Our 2015 Sales and Marketing Alignment Survey clearly shows that in order to exceed revenue goals, outdated traditions need to change. In the eBook, we will show you the direct relationship between alignment and revenue performance and how the use of the right technologies will support business success.
Learn how top marketers improved their Social Media Marketing. See how they generated results like these:
• Top gaming company increases social engagement on Twitter by 45%
• A top wireless telco boosts Facebook native ad performance 6x
• A leading U.S. telco sees a 5.7x lift in social engagement on Twitter
To help data-driven marketers find better multi-touch strategies for understanding the full customer journey, allocating marketing budgets, and optimizing campaigns, we ran an in-depth survey of professional marketers in the US. Our findings should provide guidance on how to measure your campaign performance in the long and short term.
Remember back in the day when digital advertising was simple to understand? Like popping open the hood of a 1972 Ford, all the parts were simple and visible, and how they fit together was intuitive. It made sense.
Now? Piecing together the modern digital advertising ecosystem is like trying to assemble a spaceship in your living room. But as Rocket Fuel Director of Artificial Intelligence Michael Benisch explains in our latest whitepaper, using advanced systems to buy media programmatically doesn't have to be overwhelming. Michael will take you "under the hood" of programmatic buying and walk you through the process of how and why a consumer sees the ads they see.
Download the whitepaper and pop open the hood before choosing a programmatic partner.