How to get buy-in from the C-suite

30-second summary: Often SEOs and search marketing managers struggle to convey value to the board which hampers funding and support for relevant strategy implementation There are three aspects you need to balance in order to win over C-suite Kevin Indig, Director of SEO at Shopify helps you navigate these crucial conversations Your best ideas aren’t worth a dime without funding.

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How to get buy-in from the C-suite

Take your campaigns to deeper levels by disrupting the peace

30-second summary: A controlled chaos mindset helps brands and smart marketers recognize the inherent biases that tend to guide research and execution. The first pieces to get cut from budgets are the listening and planning portions of the planning process, which creates several problems for marketers.

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Take your campaigns to deeper levels by disrupting the peace

Fake reviews: How to combat a growing online problem

30-second summary: Reviews are critical for both merchants and consumers. That’s especially true right now, as holiday shoppers look to reviews to help make decisions about which TVs, wireless earbuds, home security systems or air fryers to buy. Many consumers will probably encounter inauthentic or illegitimate reviews without knowing it

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7 things that hurt your SEO rankings and how to fix them

The top listing in Google’s organic search results draws 33 percent of traffic while the second spot garners 18 percent, a study by online ad network Chitika confirms. After that, it’s a fight to see who secures enough traffic, and of course, in this sort of scenario you need all the help you can get. Being penalized by Google and experiencing a drop in SEO rankings is one of the worst things that can happen to a website

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Pinterest on visual search: key takeaways

We invited Michael Akkerman , Global Head of Partners Program at Pinterest, to our NY office yesterday evening to speak on visual search. He talked about discovery over search, audience engagement over audience size, less time more well-spent over more total time spent, and social communities over social networks. It was an insightful, instructive, and *obviously* visual-heavy session.

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