How People Recognise Brands: I Can Guarantee It’s Not What You’re Thinking!

C3Centricity

How do you think people recognise your brand? A brand is a combination of elements, that together make it recognisable. But consistency and compatibility are often the two missing parts that are most often forgotten in building a brand.

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13 Most Inspiring Marketing Quotes and Questions to Live By in 2022

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This is my selection of great quotes from some of the best marketers around, together with a relevant question to ask yourself for each. 1. “Strategy and timing are the Himalayas of marketing. This post shows the often forgotten importance of marketing to business.

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9 Must-Read Articles on EX, Linking EX & CX, and Branded Experience

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Organizations around the world are actively evaluating—and seeking to better understand—the decision-making and behavioral influence of employee and customer trust, the drivers of emotional bonding with a brand or company, and what is required to create and sustain a more valuable branded experience.

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3 Ways Market Research Supercharges Experience Programs

InMoment XI

Market research is seen by a lot of companies and organizations as a nice-to-have. Market research provides the mapping tools you can use to chart your business landscape, understand its various features, and more importantly, get to know the groups and audiences that populate it. .

Customer Perceptions of the Community Experience

Customer experience expectations are ever-changing so understanding what they are is crucial to the success of your brand. Get a copy of the free report from Vanilla Forums today to find out how customer expectations can be addressed through community and how community can affect your brand’s bottom line.

Employer Branding: The New Marketing Frontier

Forrester Digital Transformation

Age of the Customer B2C Marketing employee experience

Running Brand Awareness Studies

SurveyGizmo

Our Panels team is helping many customers run Brand Awareness Studies to enable marketing teams to understand where they stand today and how their advertising and marketing efforts are moving the needle. Longitudinal Reporting for Brand Awareness.

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Brand Equity: What It Is, the Benefits, and How to Build It

InMoment XI

For example, if a customer is looking for a quick OTC pain reliever, they may turn to Tylenol over a drugstore generic alternative because they know the brand and trust it. That is the essence of brand equity. Elements of Brand Equity. Brand Perception.

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3 Challenges Utilities Brands Face When Aligning Strategy, Ops, and Services to CX Needs

InMoment XI

Customer experience (CX) leaders from utilities brands are facing unprecedented challenges in 2022. Increased government regulation and new market entrants with unique service-based offerings are creating a disruptive wave of change that traditional utilities need to respond to.

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Brand Portfolio Secrets to Success (The 5 Things You Need to Know)

C3Centricity

How do you know when you have too many variants in your brand portfolio? One of the most popular evergreen posts on C3Centricity is “The Beginners Guide to Brand Portfolio Management.” consumer #brand #Marketing Click To Tweet. CORPORATIONS ARE BRANDS TOO!

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Localization: Revolutionize Your Global Content Strategy

Speaker: Zak Haitkin, Localization Manager

From broad communication to eLearning and virtual content distinctions to understanding the unique cultural nuances of a new demographic, there are many factors at play when it comes to localization projects at scale. Join this webinar with localization manager Zak Haitkin to dive into the details!

Ethical Marketing Helps Brands Differentiate And Build Trust

Forrester Digital Transformation

Values-based consumers — people who vote with their wallets to support brands that align with their values — are on the rise, a trend accelerated by COVID-19. These consumers are making brands more aware of the importance of corporate social responsibility and sustainability.

What Every Marketer Needs to Know about Brand Image, Equity, Personality & Archetypes

C3Centricity

Your brand is not what you think it is! It is what your customers think it is; its brand image, personality and its value to them. I was lecturing at Miami University a couple of weeks ago on brand image and personality. These are two vital elements of branding. The post What Every Marketer Needs to Know about Brand Image, Equity, Personality & Archetypes appeared first on C3Centricity.

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Brands Centralize Global Marketing Solutions

Forrester Digital Transformation

CMOs’ Agency Buying Behavior Signals More Centralized Global Marketing Solutions To Come In 2021, seven major agency reviews worth over $7 billion went to integrated, centralized global marketing teams.

5 Challenges Facing Your Customers and Brands, and What They Mean for Your CX Program

InMoment XI

A great deal of customers and the brands that serve them are facing unprecedented uncertainties; understanding them is key to organizational success, delivering Experience Improvement (XI), and ensuring that your customer experience (CX) program is operating optimally.

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Using Customer Reviews, Advocacy, and Referrals in Your Journey Map

Speaker: Jeremy Boudinet, Marketing Manager, Nextiva

Customer reviews and referrals are invaluable assets to a company--with them, you can build a worthy reputation, attract new customers, and improve your CX. But if you have to beg a customer to give a review or referral, you're doing it wrong. Making a customer want to advocate for your brand takes passion, personalization, and gratitude: all things that can be gracefully elicited throughout the customer journey map. The best customer experiences go beyond the sale. Join Jeremy Boudinet, Marketing Manager of Nextiva, and learn the tools for getting that glowing review.

What Every Marketer Needs to Know about Brand Image, Equity, Personality & Archetypes

C3Centricity

Your brand is not what you think it is! It is what your customers think it is; its brand image, personality and its value to them. I was lecturing at Miami University a couple of weeks ago on brand image and personality. These are two vital elements of branding. If you’re having issues with your own brand in either of these areas, then you’ll find the following article both interesting and valuable. Why we Buy Brands. Branding Elements.

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High-Growth B2B Businesses Invest In Brand When Facing Economic Uncertainty

Forrester Digital Transformation

annual marketing planning B2B Marketing Brand and Communications Chief Marketing Officer CMO Trends Marketing Annual PlanningWhichever side of the recession debate you’re on, what’s clear is that there is economic uncertainty.

B2C Marketing Executives: Focus Your 2023 Marketing Plans On High-Value, Customer-First Strategies

Forrester Digital Transformation

Read Forrester’s advice on where to invest, where to cut, and where to experiment to create a smart B2C marketing budget in 2023. Age of the Customer B2C Marketing Brand and Communications Business Value Chief Marketing Officer

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Time to Team Up? How Partner Marketing Can Help Your Brand

QuestionPro Audience

Brands are learning that partner marketing is a smart way to broaden your audience and drive growth and sales. Partner marketing, which is creating mutually beneficial relationships between your brand and other businesses, is a fast-growing sector in the marketing world. As with any relationship, it is important to find the right partner for your brand: Can the partner drive sufficient traffic and sales to make it worth your investment?

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The Art of Community: Higher Logic & Vanilla Forums Super Forum!

Speaker: Keynote Speaker, Guy Kawasaki, Chief Evangelist, Canva

In its 12th year? Super Forum is the largest and most comprehensive conference for executives, community managers, marketing, membership, and customer success professionals who want to connect, engage, and create better customer and member experiences. And this year, we’re going even bigger as we add Vanilla’s highly regarded Conversations conference into the mix. Register today!

How Advocacy Marketing Creates B2B Brand Ambassadors

Genroe

Marketers dream of having people promote their brand for free, and having your social media pages filled with glowing reviews and brand mentions from avid fans. With the power of advocacy marketing, this dream can become a reality. B2B Marketing Strategy General

Three Elements That Make Traditional Market Research Inadequate for Experience Improvement

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What do you think of when you hear the term “market research”? For many brands, it brings to mind putting together scorecards, reporting numbers, and a heavy emphasis on looking to the past. Ideally, market research should be a GPS, not a rearview mirror.

Three Elements That Make Traditional Market Research Inadequate for Experience Improvement

InMoment XI

What do you think of when you hear the term “market research”? For many brands, it brings to mind putting together scorecards, reporting numbers, and a heavy emphasis on looking to the past. Ideally, market research should be a GPS, not a rearview mirror.

Why Brand Protection Should Be Part of Your Marketing Strategy

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How Empathy, Creativity and Compassion Drive Results

Speaker: Rhonda Basler, Director of Customer Engagement, Hallmark Business Connections

You don’t need the latest, greatest CRM technology or data visualization tools. Using your innate empathy and applying that to your marketing and customer experience through emotional intelligence CAN be the game-changer you’re looking for. Join Rhonda Basler, Marketing Director of Hallmark Business Connections, to make your brand genuine and make it stick.

What Is the Difference Between Voice of Customer and Market Research?

InMoment XI

A lot of folks believe that voice of customer (VoC) programs and market research mean the same thing—but they’re actually quite different! Breaking Down the Difference Between Voice of Customer & Market Research. What Is the Definition of Market Research ?

Influencer Marketing Tools for Finding and Analyzing Influencers

Brandwatch CX

Influencer marketing is the process of marketing to individuals as opposed to your target market as a whole. Brands are using influencer marketing to expand their reach and increase the likelihood of resonating with their target audience. Marketing

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Will July 4th Brand Marketing Fizzle Out?

NetBase

The 4th of July is typically cause for celebration, but current events make that challenging for brands. Will 4th of July marketing fizzle out this year? Should brands leave it alone or attempt to make a go of it? How many brands (and consumers) are making the most of The Fourth.

Take your Network of Brand Advocates Global with Localized Marketing

Influitive

While email blasts tend to go out to thousands of people, The post Take your Network of Brand Advocates Global with Localized Marketing appeared first on Influitive. Advocate Engagement Customer Marketing Finding Your Advocates Uncategorized brand advocates global advocates global content marketing global content marketing strategy localized marketing

Building Your Customer Education Brand: Using Customer Champions to Drive Widespread Program Adoption

Speaker: Natasha Husein, Product Marketing Manager, Clever

When you’re building a Customer Education program, your efforts will largely focus on content creation and strategy. In the midst of that development, it’s easy to overlook another core component of your program: marketing. In this webinar, Natasha Husein, Product Marketing Manager at classroom learning technology company, Clever, will present her strategy for branding Clever Academy, and creating customer champions that drive widespread program adoption across its broad user base.

InMoment’s Modern Market Research and Data Analytics Approach Ranks in Top 50

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About InMoment’s Market Research and Data Analytics Approach. With the help of our industry-leading data and research science capabilities, we’re able to help brands go beyond collecting data to reveal actionable intelligence that leads to Experience Improvement (XI).

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Ten Market Research Myths that Harm Your Brand

QuestionPro Audience

Market research is the fuel that propels products, services, and even ideas. In fact, market research might even be more important than the fuel metaphor, since crashing a campaign or initiative is more severe than sputtering at the gate. As award-winning social media scientist and author Dan Zarrella once said, “Marketing without data is like driving with your eyes closed.”. Email marketing platforms can cost close to nothing for reaching audiences.

Influencer Marketing Tools for Finding and Analyzing Influencers

Brandwatch CX

Influencer marketing is the process of marketing to individuals as opposed to your target market as a whole. Brands are using influencer marketing to expand their reach and increase the likelihood of resonating with their target audience. Marketing

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Are You Still Using The Marketing 5Ps? Move To The Improved 7Qs.

C3Centricity

Marketing is a great profession and the marketing 5Ps is the code by which we live. I’ve worked in or with marketing teams for almost my whole career and I am passionate about brand building. Because marketers simply don’t always ask the right questions!

Who’s Your Customer? How Understanding Your Customer Improves Brand Experience and Loyalty

Speaker: Hope Neiman, Chief Marketing Officer of Tillster

With increased visibility into customer behavior, brands become well-equipped to leverage their technology, increase sales, and ensure returning customers. Join Hope Neiman, Chief Marketing Officer of Tillster, to learn how restaurants can create customized and seamless brand experiences that consumers desire.

The 7 Keys to Word-of-Mouth Marketing

C3Centricity

Every strategy comes with its own set of rules, and the same is true for word-of-mouth marketing (WOMM). In fact, this has become an essential part of marketing as people have started to lose trust in the reviews they read online – more on that later. 2 Focus on Brand Commitment.