Marketing

This Is the Secret to Improved Social Selling
Social Selling

This Is the Secret to Improved Social Selling

As content has become the currency of the modern sales professional, there's a content format that's proving incredibly valuable for those who want to stand out.
Michael Litt
What America's Retailers Are Spending on Social Media This Holiday Season (Infographic)
Social Media Marketing

What America's Retailers Are Spending on Social Media This Holiday Season (Infographic)

Many companies are investing in Facebook campaigns despite changes to its organic reach.
Constance Aguilar
YouTube Paying Millions to Keep Its Biggest Stars From Looking Elsewhere
YouTube

YouTube Paying Millions to Keep Its Biggest Stars From Looking Elsewhere

The site's most popular stars are being paid to produce new content as other channels seek to court them.
Laura Entis
Successful Content Marketers Do These 5 Things Differently
Content Marketing

Successful Content Marketers Do These 5 Things Differently

It's not so much what the best marketers know but how they view the elements of the campaign.
Pratik Dholakiya
Move Over, Facebook. Here Comes a Social Network for Rich People.
Wealth

Move Over, Facebook. Here Comes a Social Network for Rich People.

This new social network makes sure you're rubbing virtual elbows with people as well-to-do as you are. The cost to join: $9,000.
Emily Price
Joan Rivers Showed Us She'd Do Whatever It Takes. Do Your Actions Say the Same?
Personal Branding

Joan Rivers Showed Us She'd Do Whatever It Takes. Do Your Actions Say the Same?

The recently-deceased comedian taught a brilliant lesson about personal branding that we should all take to heart.
Grant Cardone
5 Common Strategic Mistakes to Avoid When Using AdWords
Google AdWords

5 Common Strategic Mistakes to Avoid When Using AdWords

AdWords is such a powerful advertising medium that people think they can't get it wrong. That's a serious error.
Rocco Baldassarre
How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name
The Grind

How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name

One entrepreneur explains how she was able to get the perfect URL for her startup and what lessons she learned along the way.
Adina Grigore
Leading, and Surviving, a Company Rebranding Effort
Rebranding

Leading, and Surviving, a Company Rebranding Effort

Advance your company's legacy by transforming it. Tread carefully with key constituency groups.
Jim Freeze
Is Paid Search Ineffective for Online Marketing?
Pay-Per-Click

Is Paid Search Ineffective for Online Marketing?

Pay-per-click marketing is fraught with confusion, mistakes and a lot of wasted cash. But when you get it right, PPC can be indispensable. Here's some insight and some tips.
Neil Patel
8 Ingredients of an Off-the-Charts Email Marketing Campaign
Email Marketing

8 Ingredients of an Off-the-Charts Email Marketing Campaign

For extraordinary results, test, measure, tweak. Don't stop.
Vikas Lalwani
Prepare for That Big Meeting by Studying the Hints Your Prospect Leaves Online
Social Media

Prepare for That Big Meeting by Studying the Hints Your Prospect Leaves Online

It is nearly rude not to examine all the social-media clues we glean about people with whom a good relationship is important.
Eddy Ricci
The 5 Factors of Social-Media Marketing Most People Don't Consider
Social Media Marketing

The 5 Factors of Social-Media Marketing Most People Don't Consider

A recent Gallup poll proclaimed that social media marketing has little effect on whether people buy products, but it may not tell the whole story.
The 7 Habits of Seriously Effective Communication Pros
Communications

The 7 Habits of Seriously Effective Communication Pros

These folks, while sometimes underappreciated, forge the links and tell the stories.
Barbara Bates
Marketing

Marketing is a form of communication between you and your customers with the goal of selling your product or service to them. Communicating the value of your product or service is a key aspect of marketing. 

The Four P's of marketing include identifying and developing your product, determining its price, figuring out placement in order to reach customers, and developing a promotional strategy. 

Developing a marketing plan is an important way to begin forming this strategy for reaching customers and encouraging them to buy.