The TV data revolution with audience targeting is happening on the local level.
Mik Stroyberg, Issuu's director of consumer engagement, and Ashish Patel, VICE's head of social media, discuss the role digital magazines play in VICE's online strategy.
Retailers have marked down summer-related goods to make room for pens, pencils and backpacks—indicating that it's time to kick-start back-to-school shopping.
For some, war terminology is simply the best way to describe "Do Not Track," a policy proposal that, if passed, may make it harder for marketers to track and target customers online. Dramatic, no?
Simulmedia has signed a contract with TiVo Inc. that will allow the company's clients to use TiVo's top-box-collected data to target customers.
Long gone are the days when "don't take it personally" was an applicable phrase for someone who has seen an advertisement. Everything about the new patent Microsoft filed for its Xbox Kinect is personal.
Personalized radio service Pandora is launching a platform designed to allow local media companies to sell Pandora inventory combined with their own advertising products.
LinkedIn has launched two tools, Targeted Updates and Follower Statistics, that enable businesses with LinkedIn Company Pages to pinpoint specific individuals and groups that will receive messages and updates, the social network said in a release.
Mark Miller, SVP, CRM practice lead at Digitas provides CRM best practice tips and explains how to do targeting right
On Feb. 21, Kerry Morris, Epsilon's VP of online solutions, took over @dmnews and shared boatloads of practical insights on data, search and the nature of multichannel marketing. Check out some highlights from the discussion.
The Obama administration released its "Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights" for web consumers on Feb. 23, aimed at giving people more control over how their personal information is collected and used online.
Paul Notzold, group creative director, Aspen Marketing Services, a division of Epsilon on the unique connection between targeting and European cathedrals
As a marketer, your ultimate goal is to drive away current customers and repel new prospects, right?
Richard April, VP of marketing at AG Salesworks, and Melissa Hoffmann, news editor at Direct Marketing News discuss the ins and outs of customer targeting
Juan Martinez, senior editor at Direct Marketing News discusses targeting strategy in the email realm with Ashley Johnston, VP of marketing at Experian Marketing Services
Michele Fitzpatrick, SVP, strategy and insight, The Agency Inside Harte-Hanks, discusses consumer targeting with Direct Marketing News
Philip Thorn, head of marketing, US direct, Hiscox and Hiscox head of communications Hunter Hoffmann discuss targeting in the insurance vertical
Karen Quintos, SVP and CMO, Dell, on how the brand is striving to better target its customers
For David Christopher, AT&T's CMO of Mobility and Consumer Markets, it's the power and speed of technology that have made his career most rewarding.
The digital landscape is confusing. Anybody who has viewed the Terry Kawaja Display Landscape slide knows this. Despite that, we have the opportunity to do the targeting we've only dreamed of before.
TDA_Boulder's community service campaign for Colorado chain Hapa Sushi targeted parked cars throughout the Denver and Boulder neighborhoods where people most often go out on the town.
New Zealand rum brand Stolen Rum, with help from independent market research testing agency Perceptive, conducted blind taste tests last November modeled on the well-known Pepsi Challenge in an attempt to prove that Stolen Rum is the rum of choice for consumers.
Paul Notzold, group creative director at Aspen Marketing Services, a division of Epsilon, says good targeting is about building authentic experiences.
Hiscox USA found that when it sent its direct mail was almost as important as the recipient.
I wouldn't go so far as to say that everything should be gender neutral (for example, I think gender neutral childrearing is a little extreme), but there's something a little off-putting about "Lego Friends," Lego's new line of girly toys — and it's not because I'm opposed to gender-specific marketing.
Here's what happened when I decided to forgo online shopping and venture out for a in-store shopping adventure.
Audience-targeting firm X+1 named Peter Massey president and COO, the company said on Jan. 12. Massey said he started with X+1 on Jan. 9.
Almost every time I wind up on some company's email database, I get punished for it.
Segmentation service provider Alliant Data has partnered with Lotame Solutions to integrate Alliant's consumer database with Lotame's data management platform, the companies said Jan. 9.
Newcomers to the suburbs of north Seattle are sent individualized maps, using Microsoft Corp.'s Bing technology, with turn-by-turn directions from their respective doorsteps to the nearest of The Everett Clinic's more than two dozen locations.
Company of the week
R2C creates, produces, distributes and measures messages that inspire and compel consumers to do something with a brand to drive commercial advantage. The full-service advertising agency specializes in creative, production, media, analytics and performance.
What's in our mailbox this month: fitness postcards from Retro Fitness, American Woman Fitness Centers, Union's United Taekwondo Academy, and Bally Total Fitness. (We're totally pumped.)
Social data can improve a brand's bottom line and customer relationships. Just ask brands Infiniti and Diamond Nexus.
Here are three must-have data sets that every marketer should include in his or her email strategy.