search marketing

Retailers are competing with banks for top spots in credit card search rankings – Mobile Marketing Article

30-second summary: Adthena ranks SEM performance for companies across the credit card search landscape. Each brand’s Search Intelligence Scores were calculated by averaging three categories of SEM success including market leadership, search excellence, and brand ownership.  Bank of America top search results with a composite score of 94. U.S. retailer Kroger, ties with American Express and Chase for 2nd spot on their list. Major Credit card issuers struggle as U.S. Bank, Wells Fargo and Discover miss out on the top…

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Connect, Manage, and Analyze Your Marketing Data » Martech Zone – Mobile Marketing Article

One project I’m continuing to work on for one of my clients is to build out marketing dashboards that provide some real data to make decisions on. If that sounds easy, it’s really not. It’s not easy. Every search, social, ecommerce, and analytics platform have their own means of tracking data – from engagement logic to returning or current users. Not only that, but most platforms don’t play well with pushing or pulling data to other platforms. Let’s face it……

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Where should CMOs should be unlocking the strategic value of SEM? – Mobile Marketing Article

A new survey of marketing decision makers in the US and UK has found many CMOs to be understating the strategic value of search engine marketing (SEM) on their overall business. The data published by Adthena shows SEM to be massively important to CMOs and a key area of current and planned investment. But when it comes to competitor analysis and ROI, there are still notable gaps in how it is being used. SEM vital to CMOs According to Zenith,…

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How to become a professional digital marketer – Mobile Marketing Article

With more brands than ever relying on digital marketing as their main form of advertising, it’s no surprise that professional digital marketers are in very high demand. In fact, Reuters reports that in 2017, digital marketing spending increased by 44 percent in the United States and to $52 billion in Britain. Globally, digital marketing spend is estimated to approach $100 billion. If you’re looking to work in an industry that continues to grow and provide numerous opportunities, digital marketing may…

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How to optimize your online presence – Mobile Marketing Article

by Will Corry on August 27, 2019 in Business, Digital Marketing, Ecommerce, Latest News, Lead Article, Mobile/Tablet, News you can use, Nuggets, Online Advertising, Online Video, Search Marketing, Small Business, Startups If there’s one thing you should focus on right now as an entrepreneur, it’s knowing how to position your business front and center. To do that would mean letting people know that you exist and that you have a suite of products or services that could help with whatever…

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A Guest Post Marketplace » Martech Zone – Mobile Marketing Article

The vast majority of requests that I get on Martech Zone are guest post requests. We’re pretty open on these requests as long as they’re not outwardly salesy or just trying to garner backlinks. I’m adamant that the the content we provide be of quality to keep to my goal of helping marketers research, discover, and learn about marketing technology. The process for a guest post can be a pain, though. While I have a submission process, you’d be surprised…

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Why Is Page Speed Is Critical? How to Test and Improve Yours » Martech Zone – Mobile Marketing Article

Most sites lose about half of their visitors due to slow page speed. In fact, the average desktop web page bounce rate is 42%, the average mobile web page bounce rate is 58%, and the average post-click landing page bounce rate ranges from 60 to 90%. Not flattering numbers by any means, especially considering mobile usage continues to grow and it’s getting harder by the day to attract and keep consumer attention. According to Google, the average page load time for…

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5 Most Common Fails in B2B Search Campaigns – B2B Marketing Article

Thanks to Spear Digital Media Director Tim DiSabatino for authoring this week’s post. Because costs per click in B2B search campaigns can often be extremely high when companies compete the for same keywords, Search Engine Marketing (SEM) for B2B advertisers offers its own very unique challenges.  Add in the fact that B2B sales cycles are typically long and complex (meaning that advertisers may not see ROI for weeks or months), and it becomes clear that thriving in today’s SEM landscape…

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