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Marketing Mistakes

Marketing Mistakes

7 Marketing Mistakes That Could Sink Your Business

Businesses live and die by their marketing strategies. Be sure to have the right plan in place.
Marketing Mistakes

3 Marketing Mistakes Business Makes That Hurt the Brand

When marketing campaigns aren't aligned with the brands objectives, it can cause confusion among customers.
Learning From Mistakes

6 Actions to Prevent Your Company Becoming the Next Volkswagen

Ever hear about the mistake the city of Delhi made while trying to cure its cobra infestation?
Sales Strategies

Marketers: Your Sales Team Needs Leads, Not Inquiries

Do you know exactly what the difference is, and why that matters?
Marketing

The Framework That Transformed the U.S. Wine Industry

Ever tried a Yellow Tail wine? The brand's makers actually created an uncontested market space.
Marketing Mistakes

Under Armour Pulls 'Band of Ballers' T-Shirt After Complaints

The shirt featured an image meant to evoke associations with a famous Iwo Jima photograph.
Motivation

10 Tips for Battling the Startup Blues

'Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph: a beginning, a struggle and a victory.' These words by Gandhi couldn't be truer for entrepreneurs.
Marketing

Bud Light's Lighthearted 'Up for Whatever' Campaign Takes a Dark Turn

The company apologized for its tonedeaf marketing message.
Pricing

How to Set Prices When You're New in Business

Among the most nerve-wracking decisions when starting out is how much to charge. Researching the market and accurately tallying costs has a calming effect.
Email Marketing

Email Subject Lines Can Really Suck. Here's How to Make Yours Better.

Here are some crappy email headline techniques -- or lack thereof -- that you will definitely want to avoid.
Email Marketing

4 Examples of Bad Email Manners

Huge, unsolicited attachments and pretending you know someone you don't are among this writer's no-nos.
Social Media Marketing

How Not Using Social Media Can Hurt Your Business

It's hard to believe, but some businesses are still slow to embrace social media for marketing and brand-building purposes.
Marketing Mistakes

9 Marketing Mistakes That Cost Your Business Money

When setting up and improving your marketing strategy, make sure to steer clear of these all-too-common mistakes.
Marketing Strategies

How to Experiment With Marketing Without Ruining Your Business

This is not your grandmother's marketing world. Here are tips for how you can engage the potentially awesome techniques of modern marketing.
Marketing Mistakes

5 Don'ts When Engaging Clients Online

Whether you want prospective clients to engage with your business, it's important to recognize the types of online behavior that discourage potential client involvement.