Just a couple of decades ago, marketing used to be a completely different ball game. The rules and ethics were a far cry from what it is now. Circa 2000, the age of door-to-door and direct marketing unofficially came to a halt. Marketing as we knew it, changed forever.
What is the importance of Viral Marketing in today’s ultra digitized world? How does a company benefit from astute marketing campaigns? But most importantly, what exactly is Viral Marketing? Well, this form of marketing is nothing but promoting a certain brand and creating awareness about it through the Internet
With the year 2012 firmly behind us, we look forward to the New Year with hope and zeal. But what are the highs and lows experienced by people from across the world in 2012? The best way to find out is to explore the 2012 Zeitgeist list, which features
The past couple of days have been joyful for Democrats and why not? They are enjoying the fruits of a long-drawn presidential campaign that has been going on for almost three years! Barack Obama’s re-election can be attributed to several factors; foremost among them is the unflinching support of
Almost every conscious American citizen has dealt with a form of Cause Marketing in his lifetime. The term “cause marketing” refers to the efforts put in by non-profit entities to promote a social cause. An example would be a campaign to highlight health concerns for women during the Breast
It is time for some retrospection. Ask yourself these questions: 1. How long has it been since I last promoted my business? 2. Does my target audience know that my business exists? 3. How much did I spend on my last promotional campaign? Was it money well-spent? Think hard
Launching a new website is often quite an intense experience. Only proper planning for the launch and its successive promotions can ensure a successful launch for your website. Whether it is a brand new site or a site redesigned, the promotion of the brand is an integral part of
The world of advertising is quite bizarre. There is absolutely no certainty what will work and what won’t. There are a number of factors that decide the fate of advertising success. Demographic preferences, consumer buying behavior and certain nuances of the target segment highly influence the overall marketing campaign.
It is a well known fact that out of all our marketing efforts and ubiquitous promotions, some will become an instant hit and some will suffer major hit back. The one which resonates so well with your target audience will be the one to buzz around in the market
When it comes to branding, many marketers believe that change is the only consistent factor that keeps a brand alive and with this misconstruction they try implementing out of the box thinking, sometimes in the form of changing the logo, or may be adopting a new name because of