28 helpful Slack communities you should join as a UX designer

Tons of companies are using Slack to organize and facilitate how their employees communicate on a daily basis. Slack has now more than 5 million daily active users and more than 60,000 teams around the world. But whether the company you work for use Slack or not, you can still use the tool to connect and stay…

Apple Pay credit card is coming, backed by Goldman Sachs

Apple and Goldman Sachs are planning to offer an Apple Pay-branded credit card and in-store loans to Apple Store customers, the Wall Street Journal reports today. Expected to launch in 2019, the Apple-Goldman deal appears set to extend Apple’s profits from the lucrative financial services business, and mark the end of its credit card offering…Read…

5 Ways Marketing Teams Can Engage Website Visitors

Your website is the launch pad for your business.  It is where customers go to learn about your values, your products, and what your brand stands for.  You want this first impression to make a lasting impact. But when it comes to marketing, information alone is not enough to strengthen brand awareness.  Customer engagement is…

How to Add Facebook Customer Chat to Your Website

Want a better way to connect with prospects and customers? Did you know that Facebook Messenger makes it easy to embed a live customer chat widget on your site? The Messenger Customer Chat plugin allows you to have a live conversation with site visitors. In this article, you’ll learn how to add a Facebook Messenger…

Kylie Jenner’s Instagram posts are worth millions

Kylie Jenner just dethroned a very famous celebrity to become the highest paid advertiser on Instagram. The 20-year-old social star commands $1 million per branded social post.  Read more… More about Entertainment, Instagram, Mashable Video, Beyonce, and Kylie Jenner Powered by WPeMatico

Instagram adds emoji slider stickers to spice up polls

If you’ve been meaning to ask your friends just how eggplant emoji your new summer cutoffs are, you’re in luck. Today, Instagram is introducing a feature it’s calling the “emoji slider,” a new audience feedback sticker that polls your viewers on a rating scale using any emoji. The updated Instagram app is available now in…

How To Get Interesting Blog Post Ideas

What to write about and how to find interesting blog post topic ideas is something every blogger struggles with at some point or another. Generating exciting post ideas is a challenge for writers but you cannot afford to sit and wait for inspiration to strike. Here’s how not to get stuck for things to write…

Tips on How to Stay Top of Mind

Tips on How to Stay Top of Mind written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing Marketing Podcast with John HallPodcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is John Hall. John is the CEO and co-founder of Influence & Co. and the author of  Top of Mind: Use…

5 Reasons Why B2B Content Marketing Works & 5 Reasons It Doesn’t

It’s no secret that content marketing is a widely adopted tactic. In fact, over 90% of B2B Marketers say they’re using it to reach their larger business goals, according to the Content Marketing Institute’s 2018 B2B Content Marketing Report. However, just 24% of B2B marketers rate their content marketing as extremely or very successful. Why…

How 1:1 Email Experiences Help Retail Marketers Drive Results

By Kristen Dunleavy, senior content marketing manager at Movable Ink Email has long been the workhorse of digital marketing. It is the most natural channel to deliver on the promise of personalized digital experiences. Email allows for a direct and intimate 1:1 relationship between a brand and its customer. In fact, 74% of marketers say…

Leverage the Basic Concepts of Sponsored Content to Boost Your Reach

Today, your marketing strategy has become more important than ever before. That’s because the Internet makes it easy for consumers to conduct research and discover new brands. With information and other resources so readily available, each business in every industry has competition to worry about. You may have some successful content marketing tactics. That’s great,…