What Social Media Tactics Are Most Effective?

Have you read the “2015 Social Media Marketing Industry Report?” Each year, Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner delivers the report, which includes data summaries of their massive survey along with his insights. First up in the latest edition is the “Top 5 social media questions marketers want answered.” Question #1: What social tactics are…

Let’s Fixate on Death Before It’s Too Late

I’ll be damned. It’s Halloween time. You know what that means? The year’s final two months are staring us in the face now. As bloggers we’ll have no choice but to write holiday themed stuff, “best of” and “worst of” the year posts, and of course, predictions for next year. Then comes January and we’re…

Marketing Experts Reveal What the Future Holds

Is marketing the same thing as advertising? Marketing expert Michael Brenner (SAP, Business2Community, B2B Marketing Insider) just published a great eBook titled, “The B2B Marketing Insider’s Future of Marketing Series.” In its introduction, Michael writes, “Most people think marketing is the same thing as advertising.” Do you? Michael writes… “To me, it has always been…

Most Marketing is a Bunch of BS

Adobe’s “The State of Online Advertising” research paper (created by research firm Edelman Berland) tags online advertising as bullshit and makes a case for why content marketing is more effective.