Social Media Marketing: The Cool Brand Factor
How brands and businesses use Social Media has everything to do with how the decision makers use Social Media themselves. People in business who have grown up using Facebook, for example, understand that the Social Media is not just a useful tool, but it’s the way people define themselves in front of their peers. And [...]
Your Brand is what Your Customers Say It Is
More Insights from The Gravity Summit in NYC “The key to WOM (word-of-mouth marketing) is NOT to make the brand look good – it’s making someone look good to their social network while they are talking about your brand.” explained Mike Lundgren from VML at last week’s Gravity Summit in New York. “Consumers trust other [...]
Social Media is Sexy
Social Media is Sexy By “sexy” I mean alluring and enticing. And Social Media is just that for marketers. It’s immediately accessible. It can give you instant feedback. It enables you to touch your customers individually. Public usage is growing like wildfire. It’s fun! In the past year I have attended countless workshops, seminars, and programs to [...]
What’s the intrinsic value of what you are selling?
I was listening to Lynda Resnick this morning on WNYC (she’s a pro marketer and the owner of POM Wonderful amongst other things). She had some intriguing things to say about how businesses, large and small, can survive the economic crises. She said that businesses can stay ahead of the curve by tailoring their message, [...]