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  • The ROI of good design
    The ROI of good design Max Caldwell, Growth Marketing at SketchDeck Recorded: Apr 18 2018 41 mins
    From marketing content to sales presentations and from ads to events, your company has hundreds of design needs each month. Many teams are unable to keep up with the demand, leading to bad design and a decline in productivity. In fact, according to research by SketchDeck, 47% of marketers in the US report having to design customer-facing material themselves.

    Attend our webinar to learn why design is important, the top challenges marketers face scaling good design, and how to build a business case to overcome those challenges for your company.

    Covered in the webinar are:

    ● The impact of good design on revenue growth
    ● What the barriers are to achieving great design in a company
    ● The impact of bad design on sales and productivity
  • Solving Bad Ad Experiences
    Solving Bad Ad Experiences Victor Wong, CEO, Thunder Recorded: Apr 5 2018 32 mins
    Most brands interact with their customers through advertising more than any other touchpoint. A good ad experience has become integral to a good customer experience pre and post purchase.

    Learn about common mistakes brands are making that risk alienating, losing, and offending customers so that you can bring home ideas on how to solve the core issue.
  • Growthhacking content creation to transform your business
    Growthhacking content creation to transform your business Lisa Gibbs, Director of News Partnerships, Associated Press Recorded: Mar 27 2018 60 mins
    Curating, creating, and delivering fresh content pushes your marketing game to the next level. Your goal: Get the right content to the right people, when and where they want to see it.

    Optimization is the key, and analyzing user data, whether by leveraging AI or including engagement and other metrics in your efforts, helps you uncover not just which content is most competitive but what characteristics are pushing it to the top of the list, and even help you fine-tune your message in real time, keeping it fresh and commanding consumer attention. Once that message is refined and optimized, your data can help you home in on consumer intent, seize site-specific demand opportunities, gauge opportunity sizing — and then make sure your message is discovered with predictive intelligence.

    To learn more about how to take the educated guesswork out of content creation, make your pitch more persuasive, and magnify your message, don’t miss this VB Live event.

    By attending thIs webinar, you'll learn how optimizing content can:

    * Increase relevance for consumers across channels
    * Leverage data to increase consumer engagement with content
    * Increase the volume and scope of content, netting stronger conversions.
    * Seize customer journey opportunities when they appear

    Speakers:
    * Lisa Gibbs, AP Director of News Partnerships, Associated Press
    * Ari S Goldberg, Founder, Barber Surgeon’s Guild
    * Peggy Anne Salz, Principal, Mobile Groove Consulting
    * Rachael Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat
  • Case Study: Measuring How Out-of-Home Increases Foot Traffic
    Case Study: Measuring How Out-of-Home Increases Foot Traffic Aaron Stewart & Shawn Spooner Recorded: Mar 21 2018 20 mins
    For decades, OOH measurement was limited to impressions. But all that is changing. By using mobile data, we’re now able to track the movements of people who pass by an out-of-home unit. Combined with the right data science, measurement goes beyond simple impressions to a true map of your OOH campaign’s impact.

    In this webinar, our Science Product Director Aaron Stewart and Chief Scientist Shawn Spooner will walk you through a real campaign that we tracked. You’ll get a chance to see advanced measurement in action and how it answers these key marketing questions:

    How many people saw the ad, then went to the client location?
    Who are these visitors? Where do they go and what do they do?
    How do I target people who saw my ad with online ads?
    How can we build a stronger audience profile?

    We are on the cusp of a whole new world that integrates out-of-home seamlessly into our technological society. And observational results are only the beginning. Join us to see how data science and technology are changing the out-of-home world.
  • The Top Facebook Ad Features Most Brands are Missing Out On
    The Top Facebook Ad Features Most Brands are Missing Out On Mike Zappulla: Team Lead, Paid Social @Elite SEM | Joonatan Lintala: Head of Business Development @Smartly.io Recorded: Mar 14 2018 58 mins
    With Facebook rolling out new features regularly, it can feel overwhelming trying to decide how to spend your ad dollars.

    With limited budgets and a directive to return a positive ROI, testing new features can feel like a gamble you might not be ready to make.

    We’ve teamed up with our friends at Smartly to talk through the Facebook Ad features we’ve seen perform the best and are worth investing in.

    If you wonder if features like Instagram Story Carousel Ads, dynamic ads for broad audiences, collection ads, and more are worth it—we’ve got you covered. Our experts will talk through their favorite features, how to implement them into your next round of tests, and results we’ve seen for top brands who know the secrets to driving real, profitable growth on Facebook.
  • 5 Ways to Optimize Paid Search for Your Most Profitable Conversions
    5 Ways to Optimize Paid Search for Your Most Profitable Conversions Katie Carlson Scrimger: Team Lead, Paid Search @Elite SEM | Blair Symes: Director of Content Marketing @dialogtech Recorded: Mar 8 2018 60 mins
    The ultimate goal of your AdWords and Bing campaigns is to generate customers and revenue, not just conversions. But optimizing SEM to drive sales is a real challenge. You have to double-down on the keywords, devices, landing pages, and conversion paths (online and offline) driving the most revenue at the lowest costs.

    If you want to optimize your paid search campaigns to drive sales, watch this webinar to learn how. Elite SEM’s Katie Carlson Scrimger and DialogTech’s Blair Symes explain the 5 PPC strategies to increase not just conversions, but customers. Elite SEM also explains how they used these strategies to help a major home services brand:
    - Increase call conversions by 90%
    - Decrease unprofitable conversions by 23%
    - Increase paid search profitability by 12%
  • Master B2B Lead Gen with Facebook Advertising
    Master B2B Lead Gen with Facebook Advertising Lauren Wasilition, Agency Partner Manager at Facebook and Carolanne Hornung & Zenia Johnson, Social Account Managers at 3Q Recorded: Feb 21 2018 51 mins
    We’re two months into 2018 and B2B brands are evaluating their early budget planning decisions - and turning more and more to Facebook advertising. It’s been shown that B2B business decision makers spend a median of 74% more time per day on Facebook than the average user. These potential leads are active on the platform, especially on mobile. By investing media spend in Facebook advertising, B2B brands can cover the entire sales funnel process - from initial brand awareness, to conversion, to retargeting for additional upselling.

    Join Facebook and 3Q Digital for a live webinar on Wednesday, February 21st at 11am PT / 2pm ET where we’ll discuss how to plan your B2B full-funnel strategy on the platform.

    We’ll also dive into:
    - The power of video in driving brand awareness and pushing traffic
    - Ensuring that your leads’ initial touchpoints are positive
    - Planning for longer lead cycles and mobile consumption
    - 2018 Facebook focuses
    - And more!
  • Boosting Product Discoverability on Amazon
    Boosting Product Discoverability on Amazon Rob Gonzalez - Co-Founder, Salsify; Mark White - Co-Founder, Content26 Recorded: Feb 13 2018 42 mins
    Over 55% of all product searches start on Amazon.

    Amazon’s giant product selection and helpful content has made it the go-to site for online shoppers researching products. With over half of product searches starting on Amazon, it has become a retailer you cannot afford to ignore.

    Join Salsify and content26 for a webinar on the ways you can use content and advertising to get your products discovered on Amazon’s digital shelf. We share tips to improve both organic and paid search on the site.

    You will learn how to:

    - Boost product discoverability through paid and organic search
    Improve brand accuracy on product pages to drive conversion
    - Get the most out of Amazon Marketing Services (AMS)
    - Create content that works in tandem with your Amazon advertising efforts
  • Building a true OOH Measurement & Attribution framework
    Building a true OOH Measurement & Attribution framework Muneer Mubashir - General Manager of Boohma Recorded: Jan 31 2018 25 mins
    Out-of-home (OOH) is in the middle of a technological and data-driven evolution that is changing the industry. One of the biggest changes is how we’re measuring and attributing OOH results. Companies are scrambling to come up with reliable models that they can count on.

    And it’s harder than it looks. Building a truly accurate measurement and attribution framework requires a thorough grounding in data science. In this webinar, we’re going to go over the requirements and theory for a dependable framework, including:

    •Why observation measurement alone isn’t enough
    •The difference between causality and correlation
    •The importance of establishing KPIs and building integrated campaigns
    •How to build a comprehensive system designed to accomplish your goals

    If you want to know how to truly know what your advertising is doing, then this webinar is for you.
  • GDPR Countdown to Compliance: New Regulations That Affect Everyone
    GDPR Countdown to Compliance: New Regulations That Affect Everyone Andrew Richardson: Director of Analytics @Elite SEM | Jodi Daniels: Privacy Consultant & Founder @Red Clover Advisors Recorded: Jan 30 2018 55 mins
    GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a new data regulation that requires all companies that process data on EU residents to comply with strict policies. In scope are customers, data on behalf of customers, employees, vendors, or contractors. Many US companies are just learning of GDPR or understanding that, despite perhaps not directly doing business in the EU, they may unexpectedly be required to put substantial safeguards into place to be compliant. The kicker is, companies have only until May 25th, 2018 to put these safeguards into place.

    In this webinar, we’re joined by special guest, Jodi Daniels, Privacy Consultant and Founder of Red Clover Advisors, and Andrew Richardson, Elite SEM Director of Analytics, who will walk us through everything you need to know regarding:

    - GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)
    the relationship between PII (Personally Identifiable Information) and GDPR
    - how you and your company will be affected, even if you don’t directly do business in the EU
    - what actions you and your company should be taking in order to avoid high penalties
  • 365 Days of Peak Retail Promotion on Pinterest
    365 Days of Peak Retail Promotion on Pinterest Gabrielle Lupton, Agency Partner Manager @ Pinterest & Vernon Johnson and Lindsey Doherty, Social Account Mngrs @ 3Q Digital Recorded: Jan 25 2018 41 mins
    Pinterest is known as the planner’s platform… but it’s more than that, it’s also the motivated planner’s platform. 72% of Pinterest users say that Pinterest influences ideas in their everyday lives, and 1 out of 2 Pinners have made a purchase after seeing a Promoted Pin. Additionally, unlike other social platforms that see holiday spikes primarily around Black Friday/Cyber Monday and Christmas, Pinterest sees holiday and celebration pinning and purchasing all year round. That is an incredible prospecting and conversion opportunity, especially for retailers, who historically do very well on the platform.

    Join 3Q Digital and Pinterest for a live webinar on Thursday, January 25th at 2pm ET / 11am PT where we’ll dive into how retail brands can plan their Pinterest advertising to take advantage of search spikes 365 days a year. We’ll also discuss:

    - How to take advantage of long-tail campaigns for evergreen prospecting
    - When to begin retail holiday promotions (hint: it’s not when you think)
    - How to stay on top of, and reach decision makers for, year-round trends such as weddings and birthdays
    - What advertising strategies will work best for your brand
    - Best creative practices for retail brands
  • Digital & Media Predictions 2018
    Digital & Media Predictions 2018 Claudia Gelbe, Client Director & Thomas Deneke, Client Director Kantar Millward Brown Recorded: Jan 11 2018 36 mins
    Kantar Millward Brown hat die zentralen Digital- und Medientrends für das Jahr 2018 analysiert und identifiziert was das kommende Jahr für das Marketing bereit hält.

    Die Predictions liefern Unternehmen einen Überblick über zukünftige Chancen und Herausforderungen mit Blick auf die Markenführung im digitalen Umfeld. Marketingverantwortliche müssen sich auf Wachstum in den Bereichen geschlossener Plattformen und bei OTT-Angeboten einstellen. Medienhäuser und Plattformen hingegen sollten mit einer veränderten Verteilung der Werbebudgets rechnen. Und Konsumenten dürfen sich auf Innovationen freuen – etwa in den Feldern Branded Entertainment, Content Marketing und künstliche Intelligenz.

    Erfahren Sie mehr zu diesen Trends in unserem Webinar.
    Was ist neu und was muss von den Werbetreibenden berücksichtigt werden, um erfolgreich zu sein?
  • How B2C Marketers are Sharpening Their Targeting with Professional Data
    How B2C Marketers are Sharpening Their Targeting with Professional Data Meredith Berninger, Senior Account Director, Data Partnerships at LiveRamp and Orlando Perez, Sr Director, Dun & Bradstreet Recorded: Dec 13 2017 32 mins
    Truth: Your customers’ professional attributes are just as important as their non-professional attributes. Career paths speak to who a person is - to their values and interests. When you know what someone does for a living or the company they work for, you have a better idea of their intentions and life trajectory. But these consumer insights are often forgotten when the marketing campaign is built and executed, which leaves money on the table.

    If you’re a data-driven marketer who is already using Household Income for targeting or a marketing leader who is ready to uplevel your targeting strategy, join LiveRamp and Dun & Bradstreet in a 30-minute webinar where you’ll learn:

    *How to marry personal and professional-level data for precision targeting
    *How professional-level data empowers better brand experience and campaign performance through examples
    *Is Professional-Level data right for your targeting strategy?: 3 Easy Questions
  • Best Practices to Unlock the Hidden Potential of Facebook Advertising
    Best Practices to Unlock the Hidden Potential of Facebook Advertising David J. Bradley, MBA Recorded: Dec 6 2017 39 mins
    Want to leverage multiple Big Data sources to find a precise target audience and convert them into leads and sales?

    Facebook may have the answer for you. With a collection of multiple data sources in addition to the incredible amount of data Facebook owns and collects, ​we have more power than ever before to get the right message to the right people at the right time.

    Why then is there not an explosion of advertising success through Facebook? While dedicated to supporting its advertisers, Facebook cares most about providing an excellent user experience to its 2 billion monthly active users. Therefore, they have a high level of expectations that advertisers are going to provide the best experience to the people they reach out to.

    If you understand how to advertise on Facebook effectively, you can tap into a source of unbelievable potential. If, however, you don't invest serious attention into how to successfully run campaigns on this unique platform, your results will mirror this with lackluster performance and unnecessarily high costs.

    Watch this webinar to discover a process to create a high-performing, data-backed advertising campaign in one month's time that surpasses what over 95% of marketing agencies can accomplish.
  • 4 Ways to Build a Business Case for CRO: Securing Budget, Resources, and Support
    4 Ways to Build a Business Case for CRO: Securing Budget, Resources, and Support Kendall Giglio: Director, CRO @Elite SEM | Hudson Arnold: Senior Consultant @Optimizely Recorded: Nov 30 2017 50 mins
    Download the presentation PDF for reference:
    elitesem.com/elite-sem_webinar_build-a-business-case-for-cro.pdf

    Get a free Heat Mapping and ROI Analysis from Elite SEM to help you make a business case for CRO! elitesem.com/cro-roi

    It's hard to argue the effects that CRO (Conversion Rate Optimization) can have on the bottom line for a business. So why is it so hard to get the budget and resources you need to run a CRO program for your brand?

    In this live webinar with Elite SEM Director of CRO, Kendall Giglio, and Optimizely Senior Strategy Consultant Hudson Arnold, learn how to make a rock-solid business case that will turn actively adamant colleagues into excited evangelists for CRO. Kendall and Hudson will explain:

    - how to identify the right businesses, brands, and websites that could benefit from CRO
    - fool proof plug-and-play formula for proving ROI through CRO
    - proven approaches to secure budget, resources, and buy-in from your organization
  • What Every Marketer Needs to Know About Omnichannel, Programmatic, & Measurement
    What Every Marketer Needs to Know About Omnichannel, Programmatic, & Measurement Cardinal Path: Corey Koberg, Co-founder, Sr. Partner; Alex Langshur, Co-founder, Sr. Partner; Eric Hitchman, Consultant Recorded: Nov 16 2017 57 mins
    Of the tools in a marketer’s kit these days, some are just too powerful to save for later. This session brings together three of the industry’s top minds to provide practical recommendations on the opportunities marketers need to action as soon as possible:

    * Omnichannel - through recent case studies, learn how you can start tackling cross-channel, personalization, and customer journeys for incremental successes that will pay dividends.

    * Programmatic - discover how automated media buying can reduce costs and create better engagement with customers, and how to know if it’s right for you.

    * Measurement Framework - without a measurement framework, you won’t know what part of your marketing efforts are working, and which are wasted. Learn how a measurement framework aligns the business goals to specific KPIs so you can double-down on what matters.
  • Centralizing Intelligence to Power Individualized Experiences
    Centralizing Intelligence to Power Individualized Experiences Mary Anne Hensley, CMO Council; John Timmerman, Teradata; Peter Francis, T-Mobile Recorded: Nov 16 2017 63 mins
    True one-to-one interaction is considered the holy grail of customer experience. However, according to a recent CMO Council study, only 7 percent of marketers are able to consistently create these individualized experiences across all channels.

    For the third and final webinar of this series, the CMO Council and Teradata are concluding the conversation around shaping customer experiences by focusing on the importance of coordinated cross-channel messaging through a centralized hub for all customer interactions—one that listens to all interactions, automatically tells marketing channels when and about what to say based on all the latest data and machine-learning analytics, and applies contact governance so that your marketing is smart and optimized, not fragmented by channel.

    During this one-hour webinar, our expert panel will share insights around how companies can build one central messaging hub for all customer interactions, regardless of channel. Marketers can elevate their marketing with a marketing hub to optimize and coordinate messaging, analytics and data so that the messaging automatically shifts, whether it’s time to sell or time to provide customer care, ensuring that each interaction is good for the customer and the brand. A featured brand expert will also share their company’s challenges in this area, as well as the steps they have taken in order to create consistent cross-channel messaging for the customer and make one-to-one experiences a reality for their organization.

    Among the topics to be discussed:

    • Challenges to achieving a full, cohesive view of all customer interactions
    • How to balance multiple customer interaction strategies amid the focus on clicks and conversions
    • Industry best practices and results from marketers who are coordinating their
    marketing in a hub and how it has elevated their marketing
  • Navigating the Amazon Jungle: How to Sell, List, & Advertise on Amazon
    Navigating the Amazon Jungle: How to Sell, List, & Advertise on Amazon Matt Devinney Account Lead, Paid Search @Elite SEM | Joe Minz: Senior Account Manager, Shopping & Feed @Elite SEM | Brian Roi Recorded: Nov 15 2017 57 mins
    You've seen the stats everywhere you look:
    - 72% of people used Amazon when finding products and information before making a purchase in 2017
    - 43% of all retail sales in the US were made through Amazon
    - Amazon has the second-fastest-growing digital ad business of any publisher in the US.

    It's time to start getting serious about the retail behemoth if you haven't yet. Join SEM and Shopping & Feed experts from Elite SEM, Matt Devinney and Joe Minz, and Brian Roizen from listings and integration platform Feedonomics, to learn:

    - what and how to sell on Amazon (hint: it's not "ALL THE PRODUCTS!")
    - fulfillment options, challenges, and recommendations
    - how to get and optimize listings
    - advertising options: sponsored product ads, headline search ads, and product display ads
    - context for all the jargon you've probably heard like FBM, ASIN, ACoS, AMS, and more
  • Tackling the f-word: The smarter approach to ad fraud
    Tackling the f-word: The smarter approach to ad fraud Emily Storino, Network Strategy Lead, Electronic Arts (EA) Recorded: Nov 15 2017 61 mins
    Ad fraud isn’t becoming more prevalent -- the fraudsters are just getting slicker. From bot nets to device ID spoofing, the tricks are getting more sophisticated, and raking in more and more cash for the swindlers.

    Staying ahead of the fraudster’s learning curve is the key — and collaboration is the crucial element. While vendors and advertisers are directly impacted by fraud, tracking partners provide the technology to help fight fraud – all three players have to work together to circle the wagons.

    Making a game plan can be complex, when there are no clear benchmarks for defining or measuring fraud, as each player defines it differently and different benchmarks are needed for each app type, geo, traffic source, and so on.

    Join this VB Live event to learn how to tackle that complexity, how to define benchmarks, detect and manage fraud, and work with your partners to circle the wagons against the fraudsters.

    Register for free!

    You’ll learn:
    * Who the stakeholders are, plus why and how is each is affected
    * The MMPs’ role in this ecosystem
    * What fraud is and what benchmarks should be used for defining it
    * How to collaborate to detect and manage fraud on an ongoing basis
    * What tools are out there to fight fraud

    Speakers:
    * Emily Storino, Network Strategy Lead, Electronic Arts (EA)
    * Grant Simmons, Head of Client Analytics, Kochava
    * Tal Nissenson VP Client Success US, Taptica
    * Stewart Rogers, Analyst-at-Large, VentureBeat
    * Rachael Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat

    Sponsored by: Taptica
  • Boohma’s Recommendation Engine: Bringing Machine Learning to Out-of-Home
    Boohma’s Recommendation Engine: Bringing Machine Learning to Out-of-Home Muneer Mubashir, General Manager of Boohma Technologies Recorded: Nov 8 2017 32 mins
    Boohma’s Recommendation Engine: Bringing AI-based Machine Learning to Out-of-Home for the First Time.

    Machine learning and AI are part of our modern life, used in everything from mobile banking to driving directions to Amazing product recommendations. The technology offers an unprecedented level of prediction and accuracy with wide applications across our modern world. And with the launch of the Boohma software platform, that now includes out-of-home advertising.



    In this webinar, Muneer Mubashir will take you through Boohma’s journey in bringing machine learning to out-of-home. You’ll get to see a live demo of their recommendation engine and see first-hand what the powerful prediction algorithms can do. You’ll also get a taste of what the industry’s first recommendation engine can do to help brands make stronger connections with their consumers and get better, more reliable ROI for out-of-home campaigns.
  • Take Your Walmart Digital Shelf to the Next Level
    Take Your Walmart Digital Shelf to the Next Level Ram Rampalli, Chief Catalog Evangelist & Sr Director @WalmartLabs with Dave Copeland, Sr Dir Solutions Architecture, Salsify Recorded: Oct 31 2017 38 mins
    Walmart relies on product content to help determine assortment, pricing, promotion, and drive every touchpoint across the customer shopping journey. Walmart Executive Ram Rampalli discusses the ways in which brands can provide this critical information. He outlines best practices to keep in mind to improve your Walmart go-to-market strategy and answers audience questions about Walmart Supplier Central.

    “If you can give us your best content, then we don’t have to go and search for this content from other sources.” -

    Learn an actionable set of next steps including how to:

    Boost product discoverability and brand accuracy on Walmart
    Expand your sales via item set up on Walmart.com
    Improve your strategy with insights and analytics on content performance
  • A Guide to Activating Audiences Using Analytics
    A Guide to Activating Audiences Using Analytics Nick Iyengar, Director, Digital Intelligence, Cardinal Path; Mary Andrews, Director, Digital Intelligence, Cardinal Path Recorded: Oct 31 2017 56 mins
    "Many organizations are getting better at tracking the different data sources required to measure their individual KPIs, but they're still doing so in an ad-hoc manner, meaning they have no guiding strategy or measurement framework in place. Without being able to paint a full picture of your online performance, how can you know if your analytics efforts are going to waste, and how do you succeed in turning insights into action?

    View this on-demand webinar to understand measurement frameworks, customer journey mapping, and KPI development at a deeper level, and come away with practical steps to activate your data and personalize the customer experience."
  • Applying Data Science Methods for Marketing Lift
    Applying Data Science Methods for Marketing Lift Charlotte Bourne, Assc. Director, Digital Intelligence, Cardinal Path; Danika Law; Consultant, Data Science, Cardinal Path Recorded: Oct 24 2017 58 mins
    "Data science can deliver transformational business insights by bringing together statistics, mathematics, computer science, machine learning, and business strategy. A variety of data science techniques are available which allow marketers to surface insights from large swathes of data. Which technique is right for your business and where do you start?

    In this on-demand webinar, our experts go over a broad range of data science techniques, and expose how major global brands are using them for valuable business insights including:

    * Customer lifetime value for customer segmentation and activation
    * Forecasting and predictive analytics with machine learning
    * Natural language processing for digital marketing optimization
  • Optimize 360: Test, Adapt & Personalize for Greater Returns
    Optimize 360: Test, Adapt & Personalize for Greater Returns Jonathan Mesh, Google; Dave Eckman, Cardinal Path Recorded: Oct 11 2017 43 mins
    Google’s own Jonathan Mesh, Lead Product Manager for Optimize, joins our webinar on Google Optimize 360 where we uncover ways to accelerate your testing and optimization strategy.

    We’ll step through the power of personalization, share a real-time platform demo, and explore experiments to get started on delivering more compelling user experiences.
  • How to Optimize Your Product Pages for the Holiday Season
    How to Optimize Your Product Pages for the Holiday Season From Salsify: Andrew Waber/Data Insights, Ashley Young and Alex Clark/Customer Success Recorded: Oct 4 2017 14 mins
    In our recently launched "Holiday Shopping Keyword Intelligence Report," we discovered that the 2016 holiday season drove a 30% increase in the number of top retail search terms. Not only that, 76% more product detail page content updates were pushed during an average holiday month last season.

    These are just two of the dozens of findings from last year's busy holiday season. To bring this report to life, we're putting on a live webinar that will arm you with actionable tips and best practices to ensure your product pages are ready for success during this year's holiday rush.

    You will learn:

    - How consumer shopping searches change over the holidays
    - What leading brands do to improve holiday product pages
    - How to effectively refresh your holiday content
  • The State of Engagement: Bridging the Customer Journey Across Every Last Mile
    The State of Engagement: Bridging the Customer Journey Across Every Last Mile Liz Miller, SVP of Marketing, CMO Council and John Nash, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer, RedPoint Global May 1 2018 5:00 pm UTC 75 mins
    The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO Council) and RedPoint Global are partnering to host a one-hour webinar on May 1, 2018, at 10am PST/1pm EST to discuss our latest report—titled “The State of Engagement: Bridging the Customer Journey Across Every Mile”—which reveals how brands are using connected, contextual and personalized engagements to reach customers through the last mile of their journey with a brand.

    Join Liz Miller, SVP of Marketing here at the CMO Council, and John Nash, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer for RedPoint Global, as they unveil the findings from a quantitative survey of more than 150 marketers, in addition to insights from interviews with marketing leaders at Coca-Cola, AllRecipes.com, Aston Martin and more.

    Miller and Nash will explore the issues and challenges that organizations continue to struggle as they look to deliver consistent, reliable, data-driven and personalized engagements across an ever-expanding list of touchpoints. They will also share the strategies that leading companies are using to turn intentions into measurable action. The webcast will also take a closer look at the brands that are successfully differentiating themselves through better engagements by delivering the experiences that consumers want.
  • Cash in at scale on the esports explosion
    Cash in at scale on the esports explosion Dean Takahashi, Lead Writer, GamesBeat May 9 2018 10:30 pm UTC 60 mins
    The esports market is on fire. Last year 43 million people watched the League of Legends world championships, a multiplayer fighting game. And it's not a niche market of teenage boys in basements. A recent report found that 31 million people watch esports tournaments in the U.S., and more than double that -- 68M -- in China.

    And the question is -- how do you monetize that at scale?

    Look to the wild success of the Asia-Pacific esports companies. The companies who stage events like China’s 2017 Riot Championships, which posted more than 32 million viewers, have been able to compel customers to actually pay to view content, and even tip players, with the right streaming and payment technologies.

    Don’t miss this VB Live event for keen insights from leaders in the space on how U.S. companies can effectively operate globally or begin to expand globally. You’ll learn how to confront the challenges that scaling your audience can pose and improve it, from west to east, as you look to capture more of the global audience opportunity.

    Register now for free.

    You’ll learn about:
    * The opportunities provided by the growth in the esports streaming content market
    * What's causing the streaming content surge and market growth
    * The technology making this explosive esports growth possible on a global scale
    * Confronting the problems around scale in markets like China and elsewhere

    Speakers:
    * Dean Takahashi, Lead Writer, GamesBeat
    * Roc Harry, Relationship Director, Worldpay
    * Carter Rogers, Senior Analyst, SuperData Research
    * Rachael Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat

    Sponsored by Worldpay