The New Data Silos: Are your marketing tools connected?
Remember the early days of marketing, when our “CRM” was a spreadsheet? Or worse, just index cards? (Geez! How did we survive?) For the longest time, our old tools created […]
Predictive Analytics 101: Using Past Customer Behavior To Predict Future Buying Trends
I don’t know about you, but I like knowing how something works before I choose to invest in it. Chances are you’ve heard a lot about predictive analytics – what […]
3 Proven Ways to Get Great Results from Not-So-Great Data
Has your house ever been such a mess that you had no idea where to even begin to clean? From piled up dishes to rogue dust bunnies, a messy living […]
Creating Better Marketing Campaigns with Clustering
If you’ve recently created an umbrella marketing campaign to target all of your customers, it’s probably because you want (and need) to make a big impact with your marketing message. The secret to creating more effective marketing campaigns begins with a process called clustering. Think of clustering in the same way you think of cooking. Just as you have certain foods and recipes that make your mouth water every time, each of your customers has unique tastes and sensibilities, and will therefore respond differently to different marketing messages. While you may need to effectively target a large portion of your customer base, those customers can’t (and shouldn’t) be marketed to in exactly the same way. Hey, we are all unique!