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Interview: Cracking the digital video code for brands

With more than 100 hours of video uploaded to YouTube every minute, ensuring that even a short film can capture an audience’s attention is no easy task. But when you’ve been making short films for more than 25 years, there are a few tricks you pick up along the way.

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How to use Ebooks to improve your content marketing strategy

"Thin" online content, such as low-quality guest blog posts, is out this year, thanks to the various Google algorithm updates of the past few years. Experts suggest that in 2015 and beyond, it will be all about "fat" content -- such as ebooks.

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5 predictions on content marketing trends and strategy in 2015

For many, 2014 is heralded as the year of content marketing. Increasing swathes of brands ramped up their investment into owned media, launching everything from media partnerships (GE, for example) to their own newsrooms. We asked marketers and content marketing consultancies to comment on the year that was for content marketing, as well as their predictions and investment plans in 2015.

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6 ways marketers are using technology in content marketing

Content marketing isn’t just about crafting a clever yarn or funny video for your website. It requires a strategic approach to the type and amount of content you plan to produce, as well as a clear distribution path and metrics to understand the success of your efforts.

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How Dark Social is affecting your content marketing strategy

Publishers have always known social media likes and shares does not paint a complete picture of how their content is being passed along. Social sharing and search has never been able to entirely account for the number of visitors they receive via deep links.

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Demonstrating marketing ROI: Ezidebit's automation journey

Demonstrating marketing’s direct revenue contribution is the ‘holy grail’ for CMOs today. Scaling customer acquisition and retention activity without increasing headcount is also pretty up there on the Richter scale.

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Why CMOs need to become change agents

CMOs must assume the role of change manager if they’re to steer their organisations through the transformed lifecycle of the B2B buyer, an Australian inbound marketing consultant claims.

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Content, data and integration should top list for CMOs

CMOs must start embracing a systems-based marketing approach and invest in content and data excellence if they’re to transform their organisations to meet the buying cycle of today’s customer, IDC’s lead CMO analyst claims.

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The impact of uniforms on consumer brand preferences

Flight attendant uniforms attract attention. From a primary association with sex appeal during the 1960-70s, to the diverse role they perform today, the flight attendant’s uniform sits front and centre in the advertising imagery of many airlines. However, relatively little is known about the ways in which consumer behaviour is influenced by airline uniforms.

Are data and creativity like chalk and cheese?

The industry is experiencing an explosion in data-led initiatives like programmatic buying, as well as a simultaneous increase in the importance of creativity. A less adventurous marketer might see these trends as chalk and cheese, as two developments which have the power to markedly improve a brand’s bottom line, but which don’t have much room for crossover.

Ashley Madison is a wake-up call for all marketers on data retention

The recent Ashley Madison hack is a wake-up call not only for consumers, but also for marketers and companies – many of which still do not take their customers’ privacy or data security seriously enough.

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​How to get the best ROI from your martech investment

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We can see how companies are now developing and improving the digital marketing platform they are using and finding ways to add more feat...

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CMO's top 10 martech stories for the week - 21 January

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Very nice article, Thanks for sharing this necessary information about digital trends. Specially i like prediction no 3 " Marketers embra...

kevin marshall

Predictions: 16 digital marketing trends for 2016

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Mobile has indeed becoming a big player in the marketing industry. It should be utilized by businesses and mobile campaigns should be pro...

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Report: Mobile-based campaigns and coupons boost consumer brand sentiment

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Very good points, thanks for this article :) I would also add Virtual Reality to the game changers in 2016 (especially after CES2016). I...

Piotr Maksymowicz

Predictions: 16 digital marketing trends for 2016

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