Augie Ray, Research Director at Gartner, recently wrote that just 15% of CMOs have quantitatively proven the impact of social media. Does this statistic highlight the failure of social media as a tool for marketing, social media marketers, or how poorly marketers are measuring success?
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If you want to learn how you can improve your email marketing by sending the smallest number of emails, don’t miss this BrightTalk webinar on February 16, 2016 at 9 AM PT: If You Want To Succeed with Email – Send Less. Hashtag: #BrightTalkEmail
For the BrightTalk B2B Marketing Summit, I got “the band back together” (as the Blues Brothers would say) to record a session on online community engagement best practices. It was a very educational experience to have three Silicon Valley marketing veterans share their wealth of experience: practice not theory!
This report is the ROI Bible for many social media practitioners in Silicon Valley. It is comprehensive, easy to read and provides an informed perspective. I find it particularly encouraging that the report points out how difficult it can be to quantify ROI for social media activity.
As the Co-Chair for the SVForum Marketing & Social Media SIG, I’d like to invite you to attend this upcoming event with social media thought leader Aaron Kahlow. Global Social Meets Local ROI: Learn the secrets to the strategic thinking and tactics driving social success across the world.