40 Awesome Things About Marketing

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A list of 40 awesome things about marketing in honor of the 40 awesome winners of the 2013 40 Under 40 Awards.

Marketing's awesome. Here's why.


1. Memes: Savvy marketers know how to milk Internet buzz.




2. Targeting: Direct marketers do it best.

Via scottsmarketplace.com

3. Data: It's big, it's bad, it's coming to your town.


Via business2community.com

4.Social media: Let's pin that new promo on the TwitterTubeFace+ machine.


Via letolab.com

5. Storytelling: And we're sticking to it.


Via raincoastermedia.com

6. Creative agencies: Workin' it.


Via www.moroch.com

7. Word-of-mouth: To err is human; to earn media is divine.


Via memecrunch.com

8. Strategy: Content isn't marketing without it.


Via www.g2msolutions.com.au

9. Tracking: We'd marry analytics…if that was possible.


Via http://pinterest.com/hubspot/meme-tastic-marketing/

10. CRM: The tools to love your customers the way they deserve to be loved.


Via memegenerator.net

11. Automation: Automatically awesome.





12. Infographics: Never enough.


Via memegenerator.net

13. Customer service: When it's good, it's good; when it's bad it's…


Via www.business2community.com

14. Brand advocates: When the love is mutual.


Via blog.zuberance.com

15. Loyalty: Brands + fans = best friends forever and ever.


Via humor.about.com

16. Cats: The stars of consumer meme madness.


Via heidicullinan.wordpress.com

17. Blogs: We blog, therefore we are.


Via blueprintds.com

18. Gamification: Games are the name of the…uh, game.


Via memegenerator.net

19. Apps: For everything.


Via www.quickmeme.com

20. Startups: If you start us up, we'll never stop.

Via www.quickmeme.com 


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