Upselling and beyond, a balancing act

Was thinking about sending some food stuff (online seller name, intentionally left out) to my sister whom I have not seen in a long time and do my impulsive ‘family good’. I did a ‘food stuff’ search for a deal and promptly landed via an affiliate link, on to a ‘major food site’. Still intent […]

Social amplication, curated style

An entirely new job description is emerging in the social/content space – ‘ Social Curator’. This new job is emerging out of a natural evolutionary process of sharing and collecting. Think Pintrest as one of the destinations. A social curator would ‘curate’ external content, although not necessarily one’s own (spoon content from other sites, blogs, […]

How to Multiply your Facebook brand page Likes

One of the measurable KPI’s for Facebook marketing is the number of ‘Likes’. More ‘Likes‘ translates to a deeper digital marketing penetration. If you wish to expand your network and/or get a massive bang for your digital campaign/promotion, the reveal tab concept is definitely something you would want in your digital marketing arsenal. This concept […]

Social Media, Email and Community Integration

Research has shown, integrating Social Media with Email is increasing email consumption. The use of Ratings and Reviews embeds within email marketing messages take advantage of the natural sharing behavior every human being possesses. This strategy has resulted in higher open rates, click through rates and conversion rates. It has also led to higher social […]

Microformats fast becoming a must for Digital Marketing

Digital Marketers have begun to leverage the use of microformats. The microformats standard over RDF is becoming the preferred way for integrated digital marketers to work with their IT departments to unlock the secrets of microformats and harness its benefits. What are Microformats? Microformats (μF) convey metadata to search engines in a format which can […]

Integrated digital marketing campaign

A clever integrated digital campaign and one of the most creative and slickest global campaigns built around the World Cup hysteria is underway. Budwesier, with a dedicated You Tube channel combined with a part reality show built around 32 contestants representing the 32 teams in the World Cup; their musings airing on the You Tube […]