I wonder if the more digital communications dominate the way we do things, the less care is taken?
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Thoughts on B2B Marketing and Beyond
Recent online discussions over the video produced for Scottish travel agents Thorne Travel got me thinking. Not about which travel agent to use, but what really constitutes a spoof video? It was fascinating to see people react in three different ways...
Poor Sainsbury’s. Poor store manager. Although to be fair, putting such an obvious internal comms poster, meant for the staff room, in the front window of your shop is a fairly stupid thing to have done. But that really is where the blame lies. And stops.
Wow. That's a big statement. So many to choose from. But I'm pretty sure you will admit this example is as brilliant now as it was 10 years ago.
There has been a lot of talk recently about emotion in marketing – largely instigated (in the UK at least) by the nice people at B2B Marketing magazine – but I have to say that many of the emotions the coverage raises in me aren’t very positive ones.
When I was young, my mother would employ various tricks to make her children eat healthily. And funnily enough, I think we content marketers could learn from her experience…
Google has been warning webmasters about guest blogging for a while, but they are now seriously clamping down. However, guest blogging can still be used to create great content as part of your wider marketing strategy, if you follow a few simple guidelines
Ever wondered what content treasures might be lurking deep underground within your organisation? Content marketers are realising that they need to dig deeper in order to unearth the best content – but how do you do it?
As a new entrant to the B2B sector, I've learnt a lot fast. Most importantly (so far) that content marketing is more than just a couple of buzz words.
This week in Milan, Base One carried off one of the prestigious Gold ‘Best Of International’ awards for a great example of how an emotional approach was successful in raising awareness amongst CIOs for Vodafone’s combined fixed and mobile capabilities.