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Getting Closer to Your Next Milestone: A Fintech Marketing Checklist

Getting Closer to Your Next Milestone: A Fintech Marketing Checklist

Noise, buzz and endless disruption. These are the sounds of fintechs continually jockeying for position in a channel that’s moving further into the mainstream. There typically isn’t a breakthrough, watershed moment—success comes from a sustained, incrementally improving program that involves straightforward, but coordinated, strategies. Looking to get to that next milestone? Here are some essential […]

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Don’t Forget About Bing

We’ve all seen the statistics about the traffic breakout between Google, Bing, and the others. Each report states basically the same thing, that Google owns the market share with anywhere from 80%-90% of traffic, while Bing and Yahoo fill in most of the rest. Knowing that Google makes up the lion’s share of search traffic […]

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Don’t Judge A Website By Its Cover

Don’t Judge A Website By Its Cover

Front-end Development Best Practices There are too many nice looking websites that are actually extremely ugly on the inside, not to mention they become a code nightmare behind the scenes. I blame this bad trend on marketplace themes and templates. Why? Because they’re not built for you! They’re built to be as customizable as possible […]

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CRO Strategies Beyond Testing

CRO Strategies Beyond Testing

What is conversion rate optimization? Conversion rate optimization (CRO) is a methodology that increases the chance a user will convert into a lead, resulting in increased profitability of investments across digital touchpoints. When most people think of CRO, A/B testing comes to mind. Although testing is the most widely-used, fundamental activity of every CRO program, […]

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A New World for Search

A New World for Search

Click the voice search icon and ask your Google Assistant “what is voice search” and you get the following: “According to Wikipedia, Google Voice Search or Search By Voice is a Google product that allows users to use Google Search by speaking on a mobile phone or computer, i.e. have the device search for data […]

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KPIs & the Marketing Funnel: A Love Story

KPIs & the Marketing Funnel: A Love Story

Key Performance Indicator. Sounds fancy. It is. Key Performance Indicators are valuable measurement tools for digital marketers (and their clients) to use in determining how paid and organic efforts are performing against quantifiable goals. KPIs in digital marketing vary widely, depending on the client’s goal: advertisers may want to focus on site-based KPIs such as […]

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Being Creative Within Constraints

Being Creative Within Constraints

For all creatives, whether it’s art directors or copywriters, the blank page or blank canvas can be the scariest part of a project. The first steps are usually the hardest. False starts are common. Doubt is easy to come by early on. It can be very difficult to create something of value out of nothing. […]

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