QuickPivot Enhances Cross-Channel Campaign Management Offering with New On-Demand Print Marketing Functionality

Vericast brands, QuickPivot and Direct Mail Manager, collaborate to enable personalized, multichannel marketing from the QuickPivot customer data platform QuickPivot, the premier customer data platform for multichannel brands, and Direct Mail Manager, a software platform that automates the creation and delivery of personalized postcards, today announced a new integration that enables marketers to send on-demand, personalized print postcards to customers directly from the QuickPivot customer data platform (CDP). The two…

Tableau 2020.2 Introduces New Data Model for Powerful Multi-Source Analysis, Metrics for KPI Monitoring

Tableau Software, the leading analytics platform, announced the general availability of Tableau 2020.2, which delivers a brand new data model that simplifies the analysis of complex data with no coding or scripting skills required. Now it's even easier for customers to answer complex business questions that span multiple database tables at different levels of detail. The latest release also introduces Metrics, a new mobile-first way for customers to instantly monitor key performance indicators (KPIs). Customers can instantly…

Dynatrace Adds Business KPI Anomaly Detection and Analysis to Drive Better User Experiences and Business Outcomes

Automatic Detection of Business Anomalies With Real-Time Analysis and Measurement of Application Performance and User Experience Issues Deliver Improved Business Results Software intelligence company, Dynatrace, announced new enhancements to its Digital Business Analytics module at the Perform 2020 conference. The Dynatrace explainable AI engine, Davis, has been expanded to process business KPIs, such as revenue trends, customer conversions and churn. In addition, Dynatrace now enables one-click integration with the most…

The Rise of Data as King in Advertising: How Marketing KPIs and Metrics Are Helping Brands Enhance Their Consumer Interactions

It’s been 25 years since the birth of digital advertising when a US telecom behemoth took out the now-iconic “You Will” banner ad on HotWired.com. The campaign’s enormous success triggered a revolution in the advertisement industry, changing the way brands communicate with their audiences. But with the popularity of any medium comes the over-saturation of the same. Back in 1994, AT&T’s simple advertisement registered click-through rates as high as 70%, an outstanding achievement compared to the current situation where…

SharpenDB Collects and Converts Customer Data from Multiple Systems, Channels Into Easy-to-Read Charts, Tables and Columns to Maximize the…

Sharpen Technologies, developers of the agent-first contact center platform, announces the release of SharpenDB, cloud-native storage that allows users to digitally transform their data from multiple systems and channels into easy-to-read custom charts, tables and columns, optimizing the agent and customer care experience. In conjunction with Sharpen’s dynamic IVRs and easy-to-use tools, SharpenDB enables users to quickly access and analyze data, identify issues and cater to the customer all within a secure and accessible…

TechSee Releases Results of Study on Visual Assistance’s Impact on Customer Service KPIs

Data collected from more than 220 call centers shows drastic cost reductions and enhanced customer experience TechSee, a global leader in Visual Customer Assistance powered by AI and augmented reality, released the results of an extensive data analysis it conducted to explore the impact of its technology on contact center and customer service KPIs. The report, which analyzed data from more than 70 clients, 220 contact centers and help desks and 30,000 agents, found that companies reduced truck rolls/technician dispatches…

QuickPivot Announces New Digital Marketing Capabilities to Customer Data Platform

New Data Onboarding Capability Helps Marketers Create Advanced Advertising Segments and Integrate Digital Marketing and Offline Campaigns QuickPivot, the leading customer data platform company, announced a new capability that enables marketers to activate their first-party data for digital marketing. This new functionality allows QuickPivot to truly be a central system of record for customer marketing across all communication channels. Now with QuickPivot, marketers can create advanced audience segmentations for digital…

Programmatic Is Not a KPI

Talking to the CMO of a well-known retailer earlier this year, I heard a familiar viewpoint; “I guess we’ll have to look into doing programmatic soon. Everyone else seems to be doing it.” Well, she wasn’t wrong. With over 80% of display ads traded programmatically this year and spend expected to reach $65 billion by 2020, the majority of brands are utilizing this technology, but is following the crowd reason enough to invest? In short, the answer is no. If a company’s programmatic goals extend no further than adoption,…

A Guide for Choosing the Right Content Marketing KPIs for Your Business

A key performance indicator, or KPI, is used to measure the performance of websites and businesses. They are really great for figuring out what a business or website is doing well and what they still need to work on. Before you decide which KPIs you're going to use, there are a few tips to help you pick the right ones. Keep Them Business Goal Related You also want to make sure you make your KPI's business goal related. For instance, if you run a car insurance agency and you want to increase car insurance quote numbers by…

Addressing a Significant Business Challenge, Tru Measure Introduces Customized Goals and KPI Reporting

Meaningful Metrics Prove True ROI of Digital Marketing Campaigns In a survey conducted by Advertiser Perceptions earlier this year, 40 percent of chief financial officers surveyed said “vanity metrics,” data points that present no real connection to their business, were one of the biggest concerns about investing more resources into digital marketing. Tru Measure, a digital marketing services platform, has created a solution to address this challenge with its new goals and key performance indicator (KPI) reporting…

How To Interpret And Measure KPIs In The New Age Of Marketing

As a marketer, your goal for most campaigns is to create value for your brand’s top line by increasing things like orders and revenue. Historically, this choice was made because there was a lack of additional viable KPIs to choose from. There used to be questions like, “Did we see more revenue after we shipped out a bunch of catalogs? Were we selling three times as much in market B after we setup billboards in and out of the city center?” However, marketers didn’t have an accurate way of determining just how good their brand…

Justin Yopp Of Pedowitz Group To Lead Interactive Workshop On Tracking And Optimizing The Right KPIs At B2B Marketing Exchange

TPG CEO Jeff Pedowitz Too Shares Revenue Marketing Insights with Attendees Revenue Marketing consulting firm, The Pedowitz Group (TPG), announced recently that Marketing Strategist Justin Yopp will present an interactive workshop on “Tracking and Optimizing the Right KPIs in 2018 & Beyond” on February 19, 11 am – 2 pm at the B2B Marketing Exchange. This year’s conference is being held at the Fairmont Princess Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ. An award-winning Revenue Marketing Coach, Justin was just voted “Most…

Dynamic Yield Launches eCommerce Benchmarks

Dynamic Yield, the Experience Optimization platform, announced the release of eCommerce Benchmarks – a new free tool enabling marketers to compare their conversion KPIs with aggregated anonymized industry data from other companies. This tool provides brands with valuable context, helping them set meaningful targets, gain insights into trends occurring across their industry, and find out how their metrics outperform or underperform in comparison. The benchmarking data, which is based on more than 200M monthly unique users…

The Eternal Marketing Dilemma: In-House versus Outsourced Advertising

With the overall U.S. ad spend expected to reach $246 billion by the end of this year and The total US advertising agency revenue projected to be $53.5 billion by the end of 2024, it’s no surprise that companies are hyper-focused on how and where to allocate their marketing resources. Like many other essential business functions, marketers struggle to quantify the benefits of developing and leveraging talent within their organization, versus outsourcing marketing services. The strategy an advertiser employs is highly…

Evolve IP Named To The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service

Evolve IP, the world's leading provider of Work Anywhere solutions, announced that Gartner has named it to the Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service. Evolve IP's omnichannel offering, which runs 30-40% less than comparable services, also rates higher for client satisfaction from validated users. On Gartner Peer Insights, the service has received 4.7 out of 5 stars and a 92% client recommendation rate. "No other contact center provider in the world delivers an award-winning omnichannel solution for agents and…

Whatfix Launches First Ever DAP Playbook by Everest Group

DAP Playbook Seeks to Empower Enterprises as COVID-19 Accelerates the Need for Digital Adoption Whatfix, the leader in Digital Adoption Solutions (DAS), announced the launch of the first ever Digital Adoption Platform (DAP) Playbook by Everest Group, a leading research and consulting firm. The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the need for remote training and support as organizations look to accelerate their digital transformation journey to adapt to a new way of working. The DAP Playbook, commissioned by Whatfix, serves as a…

Bidtellect Releases Generation 5.0 of Native DSP

Bidtellect, a leading content distribution demand-side platform for native advertising, announced Generation 5.0 of its nDSP (Native Demand Side Platform). The latest generation is a culmination of at least two years of advancements that further differentiate Bidtellect from other Native and omni-channel DSPs in the industry, creating one of the most performance-driven, client-first, and brand- and privacy-safe platforms in the space. The underlying goals for Bidtellect's platform additions were to leverage the company's…

Ad.net Launches ‘Incremental Social’ Performance Marketing Solution to Expand Its Advertising Marketplace into Social Media

Provides Brand Advertisers Access to New Audiences Through Publisher Social Media Channels Ad.net, the search marketplace outside of traditional incumbents, announced the launch of its Incremental Social solution. Ad.net is combining first party search data with access to its publishing partners’ social media channels to help advertisers, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses, reach proprietary and highly-targeted audiences they otherwise could not access. Unlike traditional social media advertising, which…

Tremor Video’s Self-Service DSP Leads With Substantial Growth of 650% in Ad Spend YOY

In Contrast to Industry Slow-Down, Advertisers Increasingly Leveraging Tremor Video’s Technology to Execute Campaigns With Efficiency and Flexibility Tremor Video, the leading programmatic video platform, today announced that the number of clients using its self-service DSP has more than doubled and self-service ad spend has increased by 650% since Q3 2019. Following Tremor Video’s investment in platform enhancements, increasing advertiser demand has reinforced the company’s DSP as an efficient, flexible and streamlined…

Study: Customer-Centric Organizations Perform 3X Better Than Their Peers

56% of B2C companies have dedicated CX team compared to 19% of B2B companies  Customer centric organizations experience 3X growth compared to non-customer centric organizations. (3% annual growth compared to 9%)  The size of the company greatly affects whether or not they have a dedicated CX team Usersnap, a leading customer feedback tool being used by thousands of websites worldwide including Facebook, Microsoft and Canva, surveyed over 100 CX professionals including marketing and product developers from companies around…