OneSignal Announces The Launch Of Email Messaging

OneSignal, the Leading Mobile App, and Web Push Notification Platform Announced Their Expansion into Email Marketing With the launch of OneSignal Email Messaging, OneSignal customers can now synchronize user emails from their website or app and deliver email messages using the same dashboard, API and SDK they've been using for notifications. In surveying the landscape, OneSignal's team noticed many of the same factors as when they started as a push notification platform - existing solutions are complex, hard to…

HGS Acquires Majority Stake in Element Solutions

Adds Digital Transformational Capabilities in the Buy-Side Segment to HGS' Digital Services Business Hinduja Global Solutions Limited (HGS), announced that its subsidiary Hinduja Global Solutions UK Limited has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 57 percent equity stake in Element Solutions LLC, USA, a digital consulting services company, for a consideration of US$ 5 million. The transaction is expected to close in the next 15 days. Element Solutions provides high-end digital strategy and solutions in…

Scandit Listed As A Retail Example In Gartner’s Latest Report

Gartner Report "Elevate Customer Experience with Minor Investments That Deliver Major Benefits for Retail Digital Business", lists Scandit  Scandit, the leading developer of next-generation mobile data capture solutions based on computer vision, augmented reality and machine learning technologies, recently announced that it has been included in Gartner's recent report "Elevate Customer Experience With Minor Investments That Deliver Major Benefits for Retail Digital Business." The report states, "Smaller technology…

Word Counts Play A Larger Role In Publisher Ad Earnings Than Many Probably Think

The Study Published on the Ezoic Blog, It Appears That Word Counts Could Be Accounting for a 50% to 400% Difference in Page RPM on the Same Website Some exciting new research has emerged for online publishers about the effect that article word counts have on digital ad revenue. Inspired by a case study recently presented at Google offices in New York, artificial intelligence platform, Ezoic, shared some interesting new information about the relationship between content word count and total page revenue. This information…

Insider Launches Growth Management Platform With Injection Of US$11 Million Series B Led By Sequoia

Insider's AI Helps Leading Brands Like Singapore Airlines, Uniqlo and Tokopedia Drive Growth Insider announced the launch of its Growth Management Platform (GMP), which raised a US$11 million Series B investment. Primarily, GMP helps marketers create more intelligent interactions with their customers through exposing them to the most relevant content on their preferred channels, delivering fuss-free experiences. The platform offers digital marketers a full suite of features across the entire growth funnel, from…

Six Ways CMOs Can Keep Pace with Technology Innovation

Marketers have been leveraging technology for years. But the growing number of adtech and martech solutions available to CMOs has created new demands on budgets, staffing, training, and time. Weighing which new innovations to add to existing marketing technology stacks means identifying those that will drive the best results for the business. To navigate the ever-evolving and expanding technology ecosystem, CMOs should harness these six principles: Understand The Differences between Adtech And Martech While adtech and…

Interview with Des Cahill, VP, Global Outbound Product Management, Oracle CX Cloud Suite

"Marketing is rapidly evolving from just being a creative process to being a data-driven process." Tell us a bit about your professional journey. What drew you to marketing a cloud suite? I spent 9 years at Apple and 17 years in Silicon Valley cloud-based CX startups as a CEO or marketing leader and now I’m at Oracle leading product management for our CX Cloud Suite. I joined Oracle because I saw both tremendous products and people in the CX organization, yet the brand wasn’t well known in the larger CX community. As a…

DeepMarkit Launches Gamify For All Platforms

Gamify Was Launched on Shopify on February 14, 2018 DeepMarkit Corp announces that its Gamify conversion tool for online merchants is now available for all e-commerce platforms and websites. Gamify was launched on Shopify on February 14, 2018, and has been downloaded by hundreds of merchants who have collected thousands of emails for customers and converted hundreds of sales. With this new product, any e-commerce merchant can use the free Gamify app to have their own branded game running on any site in a matter of…

Vlocity Announces Industry Cloud Continuous Delivery Solutions For Salesforce, Powered By Copado

Copado Forms Strategic Alliance with Vlocity to Reduce Software Release Time and Deployment Costs for Industry Cloud Apps Vlocity, Inc., a leading industry cloud software company, and Copado Solutions, a leader in cloud-based enterprise-class change and release management solutions for Salesforce, announced the formation of a strategic alliance and the launch of Vlocity Industry Cloud Continuous Delivery solutions, now available on the Salesforce AppExchange. By bringing together the technical capabilities and shared…

Orange Belgium And Orange Polska Partner With Salesforce And Vlocity To Strengthen Their Digital Transformation

Orange Belgium and Orange Polska Partner with Salesforce and Vlocity to Strengthen Their Digital Transformation Orange Belgium and Orange Polska announced that they signed an agreement with Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, and Vlocity, a leading industry cloud company. Salesforce and Vlocity will help Orange achieve business agility faster and reduce time to market by leveraging cloud-based solutions across Orange's digital and assisted channels. Given today's digital landscape, it has become imperative for Orange…

Evergage Named an EContent ‘Trendsetting Product’ for Second Year in a Row

Evergage Honored for Helping Digital Marketers Deliver Real-Time, Individualized Experiences That Improve Customer Loyalty and Conversions Evergage, the real-time personalization platform company, announced that it has been named to EContent magazine's "Trendsetting Products of 2018" list. This is the second year in a row that Evergage has received a Trendsetting Products award – honoring solutions that shape the digital content industry while helping businesses solve marketing, content and publishing challenges. Also…

Qstream Promotes Bridget Jay to Vice President of Client Services

Bridget Jay Previously Served as Director of Client Services for Qstream Qstream, makers of software that uses science, data and mobile technology to ignite sales performance, announced Bridget Jay has been promoted to Vice President of Client Services. Jay previously served as Director of Client Services for Qstream and has been integral to developing new customer success processes and programs for the company during her 4+ year tenure. As Vice President of Client Services, Jay manages a global team of consultants…

Bit by Bit, Moving Away from Goo.gl

Last Week Google Announced That It Is Shutting Down Its URL Shortner Goo.gl. We Must Now Move to Greener Pastures, Says Competitor Bitly You must have heard that Google goo.gl URL shortener will be shut down by 13 April, in favor of dynamic links. Letting go of your favorite URL shortener is hard; imagine going back to (gasp!) sharing longish links with no way to track them and analyze them. Google announced that it will cease service for any new or anonymous users on 13 April. Yet, existing users can continue to use…

TechBytes with Flint Barrow, Chief Technology Officer, Qutee

Flint Barrow Chief Technology Officer, Qutee Qutee is branded as an intelligent discussion-platform bringing data democracy to digital communities. Though similar to Reddit, Qutee offers data analytics that can be trusted by marketers to drive their social media and influencer marketing campaigns. To better understand the core tenets of Qutee’s content management and how publishers could benefit from the marketing technologies, we spoke to the Chief Technology Officer, Flint Barrow. Tell us about your role…

Is January 1 Really the “Black Friday” of Fitness?

The more we learn about how consumers are using mobile devices, the more we see that marketing in some industries may be off the mark. For example, our recent data study on the fitness app industry shows that the cycles of interest stretch far beyond the New Year’s Day gym rush. The study, which covers 2017, and January 2018, shows that consumers are just as interested in fitness in July as they are in January, and even more so from October to December. This would seem to be an eye opener for industry marketers who look…

New ContentSquare Integration With Adobe Analytics Cloud Unlocks Enhanced Revenue Attribution

AI-Based Solution Enables Everyone on the Digital Team to Measure Content Efficiency at an Elemental Level in Order to Improve Experience and Increase Revenue ContentSquare, a digital experience insights platform, announced an integration with Adobe Analytics Cloud, enabling customers to attribute revenue to their investments in user experience (UX) and in-page content. This new integration will allow Adobe customers to pinpoint the value of every content element on a web page, mobile and app screen - something that would…

William Mills Agency Partners with TrendKite for Advanced Program Analytics

William Mills Agency Provides the TrendKite Platform as a Premium Service Offering William Mills Agency, the largest independent public relations and marketing firm specializing in the financial industry, announced that it has entered into a formal relationship with TrendKite to provide comprehensive reporting capability to clients. The Austin, Texas-based company offers public relations reporting services through detailed analytics coupled with visually appealing, interactive and mobile-friendly graphics. The agency…

IRI and AnalyticsIQ Join Forces to Enhance Social Media Targeting and Reach Influential Users

New Digital Audience Tool Enables Marketers to Reach High-Value Social Media Users IRI, the global leader in innovative insights and audience and measurement solutions and services for consumer, retail and media companies, and AnalyticsIQ, a leading consumer marketing data innovator, announced a partnership that empowers CPG digital marketers to more effectively target the most active and influential users of major social media platforms. Combining IRI’s predictive audiences and shopper data and AnalyticsIQ’s social…

Ayuda Announces Revenue Intelligence for OOH

Ayuda Introduces New Platform to Optimize How DOOH Suppliers Manage Revenue, Beginning with Waterfalled Playback of Content from Direct and Programmatic Sales Ayuda Media Systems, an out-of-home ad tech company announced at the 2018 Digital Signage Expo that it will be demonstrating the first of many revenue-optimization- centric features that constitute the next evolution of Ayuda’s complete business operations platform for D/OOH media owners. Leveraging Ayuda’s advanced optimization algorithms, the Revenue Intelligence…

Fullscreen Hires Mary Murcko as New Sales Leader

Mary Murcko, a Veteran of Digital Marketing & Advertising, Will Help Increase Sales Fullscreen, a global leader in social-first entertainment and branded content, announced the appointment of Mary Murcko as SVP, Partnerships & Revenue. Mary brings extensive experience leading revenue growth, strategic planning, marketing, and product management for global media companies to this position. In her new role, Mary will be tasked with driving revenue and partnerships across Fullscreen’s full range of brand service…