Bullseye Buzz: What You Don’t Know WILL Hurt You

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what you don't know can hurt you

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent You know what they say about the word “assume”: don’t. This is especially true if you’re responsible for your company’s bottom line. At risk: local businesses who think simply having a website with up-to-date contact info is enough for them to be found online, marketers shying away from… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: GenZ Rolls Eyes at Celebrities | Coachella Debuts Amazon Pop-Up

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GenZ eyeroll

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent This week in digital marketing news, the parents, aunts, and uncles of Generation Z shoppers at our agency hugged each other with relief, exclaiming, “It’s not just us??” when we learned that this age group rolls its eyes not only at authorities but at celebrities, too. A new… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: Shopify & Mailchimp Break Up; LinkedIn Upgrades Audiences

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breaking up digital marketing platforms

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent We hate to sound like a Hollywood gossip columnist, but did you hear that Shopify and Mailchimp broke up?? It’s staggering, like when Jennifer Aniston and Ben Affleck stopped being Bennifer; unlike the undoing of Bennifer, though, this divorce has major ramifications for brands, agencies, and of course,… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: Game On for Snapchat; Google Goes on a Detox

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Bullseye Buzz Snapchat

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent What’s on the menu for this week’s Bullseye Buzz? It’s a tasty one. Snapchat’s spicing things up with a gamer platform as its audience growth slows, podcasts are looking like a sweet bet for marketers, and Google has blended up a giant detox smoothie to rid itself of… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: The #SorryNotSorry Social Media Playbook

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accidentally on purpose

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent If you’ve ever managed a brand’s social media account and noticed how a humorous-to-the-outsider mistake corresponded with a big leap in engagements, we’ve got a barstool reserved for you. Being the laughing stock of the Internet is not the kind of engagement rate spike most marketers covet…most of… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: Desperately Seeking 18-34 Year-Olds

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By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent Are you between the ages of 18 and 34? If so, you should feel very, very wanted. Brands and social media platforms alike are doing just about anything and everything they can to court you, ranging from the much-mocked and now-defunct Facebook LOL feed to the various cringe-worthy… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: A/B Testing, Spotify Sales Lift & Hulu’s New Pause Ads

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higher conversions on lead gen campaigns that A/B testing

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent You know what’s really satisfying? Ice cream, Hulu, and additional evidence that a strategy you really believe in, A/B testing, works wonderfully. It was a sweet week for digital marketers, and these headlines, in particular, were a treat to read. A/B Testing Shows 10% Lift on Lead Gen… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: 2018 eCommerce Growth, 2019 LinkedIn News & 2020 Influencer Predictions

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The past, present and future of digital marketing

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent This week, we have been visited by the ghosts of Digital Marketing Past, Present,¬†and Future with news about the ripple effect last year’s holiday shopping has had on e-commerce, some breaking news from LinkedIn that should change the way this channel is used in 2019, and a shocking… Read more »

Bullseye Buzz: Love for LinkedIn, Instagram’s Brand Lift & Tinder for Your Fridge

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digital marketing news valentines day

By Mark Eting Bullseye Strategy Special Correspondent Welcome to a Valentine’s Day-themed edition of the Bullseye Buzz, where we dish about the digital marketing news everyone’s buzzing about. Conveniently this week, we were dashing out emoji heart eyes like crazy on our Slack channel over some news reports about LinkedIn and Instagram, both of which… Read more »