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Personalized, Emotional Marketing To Doctors Spurs 34% More Action Than Standard Industry Advertising

Doctors Are More Motivated to Treat Patients for the Better When Content Resonates Personally, Third Annual Wunderman Thompson Health Inertia Study Finds In a surprising twist on decades-long assumptions about what motivates doctor behavior, new research reveals that physicians respond more favorably to emotional, personal advertising than to rational, science-based communications that are the industry norm. This research comes from the third annual Wunderman Thompson Health Inertia Study. In contrast to the first and…

Ease-of-Use Enters the Enterprise: HubSpot Adds Powerful New Features to Marketing Hub Enterprise

With powerful and easy-to-use new features, Marketing Hub Enterprise allows growing companies to deliver sophisticated marketing without the usability challenges associated with legacy enterprise systems HubSpot, a leading growth platform, revealed a set of new features in Marketing Hub Enterprise, giving growing companies something scarcely available in today's market: powerful enterprise marketing software that is also delightfully easy to use. New revenue attribution reporting, AI-powered A/B testing, partitioning, and…

Daily MarTech Roundup: The 5 Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from ParTech, Inc (PAR), IDC, S&P Global Market Intelligence (S&P), Aurora Mobile Limited and Mastercard. Agilence Integrates with PAR Technology’s Cloud-Based Brink POS® Software ParTech, Inc (PAR), a leading global provider of point of sale (POS) software and integrated technical solutions to the restaurant and retail industries and wholly-owned subsidiary of PAR Technology…

Marketo Perfect Marketing Automation Software for Your Business

Setting up your online store is easy and it is also not difficult to add relevant images of the products. However, the difficult part of any online business is undoubtedly making Sales, which is also known as conversion. To make sales, you have to make sure that you are Marketing your products. Unlike the brick and mortar stores, people will not know that your online business exists unless you are advertising in front of the target audience. When talking about a physical store, it is important to understand that people are…

Affle Launches Vizury Engage360 to Simplify Omnichannel Marketing

Platform to unify consumer connections and conversions across connected digital channels and devices Affle (India) Limited, the leading consumer intelligence platform company, announced the launch of ‘Vizury Engage360’ an omnichannel marketing platform to help marketers unify their communication across connected channels and devices. Consumers today spend a significant amount of time on their connected devices and marketers engage with them across multiple channels including digital advertising, email, messaging, apps…

iQIYI Announces its 2020 Strategy of the iQIYI Knowledge App, Focusing on Educational Videos and IP-based Content

iQIYI, Inc., an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China, announced its 2020 strategy for the iQIYI Knowledge App (the "App") at the iQIYI Knowledge Ceremony (the "Ceremony") held in Beijing on December 18th, 2019. At the Ceremony, industry experts and partners including Liu Tianchi, founder of Liu Tianchi Performance Workshop, Guo Liang, Vice President of Qingting FM, John Gray, world master of marriage relationship, etc. gathered to discuss development trends of paid knowledge in 2020.…

MarTech Interview with Rachel Conforti, VP of Marketing at LoopMe

"When you marry brand awareness efforts and scale via automation tools you can discover insights that will drive even more success in the future." Could you tell us about your role and journey into Technology? I’ve been in B2B Marketing for the past 20 years, making the pivot from out-of-home advertising to ad technology in the late 2000s. I was fortunate to work alongside some of the best AdTech leaders out there including Brian Lesser, Nicolle Pangis and Paul Dolan while I was at 24/7 Real Media. That is where I began…

Podcasting: The Heartbeat of Your Marketing Strategy

Marketers have no shortage of responsibilities generating demand, nurturing leads, developing brand messaging, creating content, maintaining customer relationships, executing a go-to-market strategy, measuring impact and...should I go on? It’s safe to say there are a lot of pieces to the Marketing puzzle, and it’s simply impossible to do it all. But what if you could use just one piece of creative content to accomplish all of your key objectives throughout the entire Marketing funnel? Today, more brands are taking a…

Hotnest Raises USD 6 Million for Sales and Marketing Automation

Hotnest Technology raises additional USD 6 Million Series A, total funding to date exceeds USD 8 Million Round led by leading Chinese investors China Merchants Capital and Oriza Holdings, followed by existing investors Funds will be used to further develop big data technology, European market entry and helping brands and companies scale in the Chinese market Hotnest Technology, a China - Germany based AI Marketing Automation Platform, has raised 6 Million USD for their Series A funding. This brings its total…

Can AI-Fueled Digital Marketing Change Landscape and Fuel Growth?

Digital Marketing is not as easy as it reads. It is facing numerous challenges. With everyday growing websites, and everyone competing to rank on the first pages of SERPs, the competition has become tougher than ever. However, the rising of challenges has also given the birth of rising of new technologies. Nowadays, terms like Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Internet-of-Things, Machine Learning, Data Science, etc. have found their strong places in human minds across various industries at a global level. These latest…

People.ai Names New Chief Product Officer and Chief Operating Officer to Accelerate Company Growth

25-Year Industry Veterans Join the Ranks of the People.ai Executive Team as the Company Is Poised to Grow New Business and Partnerships People.ai, creators of the first Revenue Intelligence System, powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), announced the addition of Thomas Wyatt as Chief Product Officer and Art Harding as Chief Operating Officer reporting to the CEO, Oleg Rogynskyy. Wyatt is charged with defining the People.ai product roadmap and next-generation offerings. Harding will be bringing strategic insight and…

Social Media Sentiment Analysis: Analyzing Customer Perceptions to Develop New Products & Optimize Marketing Strategies

Get in touch with Quantzig’s analytics experts for comprehensive insights Quantzig, a global data analytics and advisory firm that delivers actionable analytics solutions to resolve complex business problems, has announced the completion of its recent engagement that throws light on how social media sentiment analysis helped an electronic device manufacturer transform social media data into actionable insights. Social media #sentimentanalysis is an analytical approach that focuses on leveraging natural language…

Kindred App Raises £2 Million in Seed Capital to Transform Influencer Marketing Landscape

Quintessentially founder’s new app Kindred gives back to conscious consumers with every transaction Kindred, a new platform that digitises word-of-mouth recommendations on social media, has raised £2.25 million in seed capital investment and has a £35 million valuation pre-revenue. Board investors are Richard Laxer, ex-President of GE Capital, and Dan Bricken, ex-International President of Wells Fargo M&A. Kindred, which launched in October, creates new direct sales for brands, enabling them to build brand…

Cloud Based Video Conferencing Service, IVCi, Shares 5 Top Tips for Effective Video Conferencing

Being able to conduct a successful video conference is important to securing potential clients and collaborating with team members in other locations. But there is more to a successful call than just having the right equipment -- there are tips, tricks, and etiquette that needs to be followed. Here are 5 tips for effective video conferencing from the premier provider of cloud based video conferencing service, IVCi. Keep the call short and concise. Respect every attendee's time by keeping the conference short, sweet, and…

Turning Influencer Marketing into a Major Media Channel

Influencer Marketing is on track to hit $15B in investment by 2022, according to Business Insider. The premise of Influencer Marketing is easy to buy in to - collaborate with individuals that create authentic, aesthetically-pleasing content that people on Instagram “like”. There has been a lot of hype around Influencer Marketing since its inception, and for good reason; Influencer Marketing is working. According to a survey done by Mediakix, 89% of marketers find that Influencer Marketing delivers ROI that’s equal to or…

TechBytes with Pedro Arellano, VP of Product Marketing at Looker

You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse Product development teams. How did you arrive at Looker and what attracted you to the BI ecosystem? A database class during my sophomore year in college inspired me to pursue a career in Data and Analytics. The idea that information can be organized and used to make rational, fact-based decisions has always appealed to me personally. I’ve been in this industry for 20+ years so long enough to know when a company is moving in the right direction.…

How Would Russia’s Ban from Olympics and Football World Cup May Impact Marketing Trends

Marketing Trends 2020: We know now the power of content and its larger impact on global and local marketing campaigns, especially if there is a negative development related to fake news and technology abuse. Russia's doping ban will lead to a dramatic loss in traffic, revenue and popularity for Russian-centric brands. “Life isn’t about what you have but the gifts you are given.” -  17-time Paralympic medalist Tatyana McFadden. We may not see the repeat of a Nadia Comăneci syncing the Perfect 10 as a gymnast in an…

Metadata.io Secures Third Patent for Groundbreaking AI-Powered Marketing Operations Platform

Metadata Platform Transforms Marketing Operations by Automatically Optimizing Campaigns at a Scale Humanly Impossible and Delivering Predictable Pipeline Metadata.io, the AI-powered marketing operations platform, announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has approved patent application No.16/395,130, entitled "Methods and Systems for Targeted B2B Advertising Campaigns Generation Using and AI Recommendation Engine." The patent covers Metadata's AI-powered technology that leverages experimentation…

Millions of People Around the Globe Celebrate Generosity through Giving, Volunteering, and Acts of Kindness on GivingTuesday 2019

GivingTuesday's Data Collaborative estimates overall giving at nearly $2 billion in the U.S. alone At a time when so much attention is given to what divides us, GivingTuesday, a global generosity movement which unleashes the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world, reports another record-breaking day. The GivingTuesday Data Collaborative reports online giving increased from $400 million in 2018 to $511 million in 2019. Further, GivingTuesday estimates total online and offline…

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Selects Merkle as its Medicare Marketing Agency of Record

Merkle will lead the execution of integrated marketing campaigns for Medicare Annual Enrollment Period acquisition efforts Merkle, a leading technology- enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, has been chosen by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, as its Medicare marketing agency of record. Under this agreement, Merkle’s Health Marketing Solutions group will lead the execution of integrated marketing campaigns supporting Harvard Pilgrim’s Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) acquisition efforts. Within these…