Digital Marketing’s 5 Golden Rules (AKA the “Big 5”)

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“Take the long view.” “It’s all about the customer.” “You can’t over-market.” “Speed of execution is as important as quality of execution.”  Blah, blah, blah. Marketing advice like the above is endless—and often contradictory. That’s because it’s easy to make excuses for ineffective marketing campaigns or to blame the business’ marketing team for poor results.Maybe…

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Marketing Mythology: Debunking 4 Awful Ad Strategies

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We talk a lot about strong marketing strategies for driven ad teams and businesses that want to grab customer attention—and keep it. But once in a while, it’s good to delve into the negative stuff too. In this case, that would be bad marketing and advertising strategies. Mistakes are natural, and they’re incredibly effective at…

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Marketing Terms You’ll Want to Memorize: Part Two

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Welcome to part two of Raek’s marketing encyclopedia, your go-to guide for a marketer’s essential concepts. If you missed part one, click here to cover all the most basic content before reading below. Or maybe you’re already a marketing-savvy sales rep who just needs a quick refresher – regardless, here is where you’ll find the…

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Marketing Terms You’ll Want to Memorize: Part One

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Marketing represents a vast body of knowledge, and those in the biz today have way more to learn than, say, a Mediterranean merchant from 1,000 years ago. But before you yearn for the good old days of swords and sailboats, remember that knowledge is power, and in the age of the internet, that is truer…

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