Priming the Omnichannel for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

There’s no question about it, retail is undergoing a dynamic transformation. The constant flux among all the channels is forcing retailers to sharpen their sales and marketing strategies, especially as they approach Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Digital sales, which includes online and mobile, are clearly the bright spots in retail. Cyber Monday 2016 claimed the title for the largest online sales day in U.S. history, with $3.39 billion in online sales. Black Friday came

How Outside Marketers Succeed in China

In 2016, China was one of the most complex, fascinating and digitally connected markets in the world, but as the world continues to connect virtually, opportunities in China may become more accessible for international companies. App Annie recently released a report on mobile momentum, highlighting China as one of the largest drivers of growth in app store revenue. Meanwhile, The Cyberspace Administration of China has ordered that app stores must register with the government to

Brief History of Social Media Advertising

While many social media purists tout the power and reach of organic social media marketing, it’s still a network that’s difficult to be discovered in without promotion. Social media advertising is a market that did not exist just a decade ago, but is projected to generate $11 billion in revenue by 2017. This is up from just $6.1 billion in 2013. Social advertisements offer the opportunity to build awareness, target based on geographic, demographic and

Video Marketing Works

Everyone is making their year-end predictions. I think you can forego all the hoopla and work your marketing strategy this coming year based on all the facts. Multi-channel strategies, marketing automation, mobile and video are going to continue to drive engagement and traffic to your business. Here’s a great infographic with fantastic stats that support your need to implement a formal video marketing strategy in 2014. Delos Incorporated shares these Video Marketing Tips: Plan –

ShoutEm: Mobile Apps and Whitelabeled Mobile Apps

ShoutEm offers a mobile application platform that has a variety of options for business, agencies and enterprise. ShoutEm apps offer content management, smartphone and tablet app builders, user engagement tools, monetization options and seemless publishing processes. Agencies can build high-quality mobile apps at a fraction of the cost of custom development with ShoutEm’s white label solution. Adobe and eMarketer findings reveal that online shoppers give an advantage of tablet devices over smartphones when purchasing online.