Monthly Archives: June 2015

How to Build a Marketing Automation Suite With Free Tools

June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Marketing automation is powerful. It’s a practice that separates great marketers from good ones. An effective marketing automation process can summon balloons of cash that fall magically from the sky on a monthly basis. There’s just one problem: marketing automation tools can be expensive. If you are an entrepreneur just starting out, the price tag for tools like HubSpot,Marketo, Pardot and others are intimidating. These solutions can cost in excess […]
First G2 Crowd report on social analytics tools points to what’s missing

June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Image Credit: G2 Crowd There’s an opening in the market for more all-in-one social media platforms. That’s a key takeaway in G2 Crowd’s first Grid report on Social Analytics tools, out today. A report last week from Forrester Research sounded a similar theme, but recommended single-point solutions for now because the existing suites have some “inferior tools.” The new G2 report named Simply Measured as the tool with the highest […]
Gmail finally lets you ‘Undo Send’ emails you wish you didn’t send

June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

After the feature spent six years in public beta, Google announced in a blog post this week that Undo Send is becoming an official setting. SEE ALSO: Magical Chrome extension puts tabs to sleep so they don’t kill your browser For users who already had the Undo Send beta enabled, the feature will remain on, and those who didn’t can turn it on via the General tab under Settings. When […]

June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Marketing Trends 76% of Millennials use their smartphones to post videos/images to social media accounts Vertical video ads on Snapchat have 9x times higher completion rate than horizontal video ads India has 70M active YouTube users, 112M Facebook users, and is fastest growing market for Twitter users Creating video content can be a time-consuming process that demands significant resources in terms of creative, budget, and promotion. Video marketers need the […]