Infographic: 5 Components of Digital Marketing Operations

Successful organizations strive for excellence in their performance and operations. In order to do that, they constantly update their processes and find out areas of improvement by following new studies, experiments, and professional advices. In this article, we are sharing a recently published infographic by McKinsey & Company, which highlights key components of successful digital marketing. Owing to the credibility of the publisher and value to marketers, we are reposting it with due credit to McKinsey. Continue reading Infographic: 5 Components of Digital Marketing Operations

6 Online Marketing Basics Every Entrepreneur Must Learn

Running your own business means having to wear all different types of hats. Whether it’s your marketing hat, your sales hat, or your general people skills hat, you’re going to need to know how to court sales, and on the other side of operations, you are also going to need to know how to run a balanced account and continue to grow your wealth. While starting a new business or before making new advancements in your current business, it is important that you don’t ignore digital spectrum and online market. This requires designing a strong, comprehensive, and scaleable online marketing strategy. Continue reading 6 Online Marketing Basics Every Entrepreneur Must Learn

6 Metrics That Determine Email Marketing Success

Email marketing is an incredible channel to reach new potential clients and also a great way to maximize existing client engagement. Being a modern marketer, you wear a lot of caps and are liable for many moving parts of your marketing mix. It’s simple for your email marketing data to become mixed up in all the metrics and KPI’s you need to watch out for. But how would you measure the efficiency of a marketing campaign? Continue reading 6 Metrics That Determine Email Marketing Success

Makesbridge Education Program: Learn Actionable Growth Hacking Tactics for Free

We are excited to announce the launch of Makesbridge Education Series. Starting on Wednesday, August 26, the program is aimed at giving readers fresh food for thought, building network with industry leaders, providing you a learning opportunity and facilitate you excel in your respective fields.  Our mission is to break down common growth challenges, identify practical choices to solve them, and streamline your path to achievement. Continue reading Makesbridge Education Program: Learn Actionable Growth Hacking Tactics for Free

5 Essential Rules of Social Media Engagement

So, you spend hours on social media to reach out, but don’t know whether is that successful or not? How many times you tried measuring success of your campaign and failed to measure properly? If that is your case, don’t worry as you are not alone. In a survey of 750 marketing professionals, 88% said, they do not feel successfully measuring the effectiveness of their social media marketing campaigns. Other 52% said, dealing with social media ROI is their biggest headache. You can read more stats here. Continue reading 5 Essential Rules of Social Media Engagement

Building Inbound Links The White Hat Way

Link building can be defined as an art of getting different sites to link to your site to enhance your own rankings in Google. There are plenty of approaches to build links in 2015. A few methods are legitimate or ‘white hat’ while some are ‘dark hat’, e.g., violate Google’s Webmaster Guidelines.  There’s no doubt that building good inbound links to your site is not very easy. While some website owners resort to spamming blog comment sections to get their backlinks, this is neither essential, nor will it positively impact your SEO efforts. Continue reading Building Inbound Links The White Hat Way

3 Biggest Challenges for Today’s Marketing Professionals

Going by the quote of Peter Drucker in the feature image, we assume that marketing is essentially one of the core business functions as it drives growth. However, studies indicate that the very function is not being performed well, and results are not encouraging. In this post, we’ll discuss top 3 challenges for the modern marketing professionals with their solution. The motivation of this post came from the Adobe study, which gave the following verdict. Continue reading 3 Biggest Challenges for Today’s Marketing Professionals