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Category: Industry Trends and News

[Infographic] Mind the Digital Marketing Gap: The Economist Intelligence Unit Banking Survey Findings

Aug 22, 2013 by

In an era of heightened expectations for transparency and relevancy – intensified by exploding media choices – consumers are increasingly assuming control of their relationships with their financial services providers. In this environment, it’s imperative that banking industry brands distinguish themselves by delivering exceptional customer interactions that optimize relationships and rebuild trust. Customer retention has

[Infographic] Mind the Digital Marketing Gap: The Economist Intelligence Unit Travel Survey Findings

Aug 15, 2013 by

In an industry where consumers are increasingly interacting and transacting online, what must travel marketers do in order to differentiate, source and find new customers, and maintain high customer loyalty? These challenges require marketers to deeply understand consumers’ online behavior and preferences across digital marketing channels and map marketing strategies, tactics, and budget to meet

How to Tackle Gmail Tabs – Real-life Examples

Aug 07, 2013 by

Many email marketers are understandably concerned about the recent changes that Gmail has made to their inboxes– marketing emails are now automatically filtered into a tab labeled “Promotions.”  We don’t necessarily think this is a bad thing, and I’m sure that subscribers will become very accustomed to checking their Promotions tab on a regular basis.

[Infographic] Mind the Digital Marketing Gap: The Economist Intelligence Unit Retail Survey Findings

Aug 06, 2013 by

For the retail industry in particular, colossal revenue opportunities are at stake when it comes to digital marketing practices. This is the one industry where revenue can be directly tied back to digital marketing campaigns and virtually the entire consumer buying cycle can happen online. Our newest report from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) takes

Let’s Break it Down! How EIU Findings Stack Up by Industry

Jul 31, 2013 by

Last month we released a research report with the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) that examined the overall gaps between marketer and consumer perceptions. The findings revealed what channels influence buyers (hint: email) and how they prefer to engage with brands throughout the buying journey. But how do these findings apply across industries? Well, one size doesn’t