What’s Hot Wednesday August 26, 2020

There’s lots going on in the wonderful world of digital marketing, so let’s get to it! What stories are Google Keyword Search Trends telling from the times of lockdown? This piece from Search Engine Watch shares a lot. Some searches aren’t too surprising: “sourdough recipe,” “puppies,” “hot tubs.” One, “get away with murder” is a..

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What’s Hot Wednesday August 19, 2020

Do you have vacation time coming up as we round the last turn on summer? We hope you’re enjoying these last few weeks before we hit autumn head on! Can you smell the pumpkin spice everythings yet? Here are a few stories that caught the DBE team’s attention so we’re sharing: Instagram Live: Creative Hacks..

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What’s Hot Wednesday August 12, 2020

We hope you’re staying focused, putting your energy where it needs to be to keep yourself and your brand’s marketing on track. Here are a few stories that caught DBE’s attention this week, we hope you enjoy them: So, do you think back-to-school spending will be up or down in this crazy year? If you..

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What’s Hot Wednesday August 5, 2020

Lots in this issue, let’s go! Are you familiar with the acronyms NPS and SOV? This Search Engine Watch article talks about seven brand-health metrics (including Net Promoter Score and Share of Voice) marketers should be using to gauge competitive strengths and weaknesses as well as tools and calculations to capture those metrics. Did you..

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What’s Hot Wednesday July 29, 2020

Happy Wednesday! Two days after this and it’s the weekend again. Whoopee! We’ve got a variety of stories this week from great resources that caught the DBE team’s attention, and check out FAST, our Do Good Spotlight featured not-for-profit: From “Think with Google:” Are recent trends here to stay? With billions of people staying home,..

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What’s Hot Wednesday July 22, 2020

Other than the heat, would you know that it’s summer? We’re so busy here, the year is just whizzing by. How about for you? Here’s your briefing from the DBE team this week: Do you have personas for your target customers and a corresponding customer journey map for each? This Search Engine Watch guide helps..

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What’s Hot Wednesday July 15, 2020

McKinsey is continuing to track changes in consumer sentiment and behavior due to COVID-19. In this update, they report on five themes that have emerged including the “shift to value and essentials,” “shock to loyalty,” and the “homebody economy.”  Remember those quirky ads promoting the new streaming video platform Quibi? Turns out Quibi reportedly lost..

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What’s Hot Wednesday July 8, 2020

I hope you had a safe and wonderful 4th of July weekend and that you have good plans for the weekend coming up. Despite everything going on out there, we can still find ways to enjoy the summer, right? We took a few days off and didn’t publish our What’s Hot Wednesday for Digital Marketers..

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What’s Hot Wednesday June 24, 2020

So…how’s it going…? We hope you and your family, friends, and business associates are all staying healthy and finding ways to keep innovating in big ways and small to guide our world to better times ahead. We’ve got a slightly longer issue this week because we’re not publishing What’s Hot Wednesday for Marketers next week…

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What’s Hot Wednesday June 17, 2020

How is your week going? We’re hoping to get back to “togetherness” in our Princeton office soon. While it was an easy shift to go 100% remote work because we’ve worked at home 2x per week for years, we gotta’ say, we’re missing the in-person interactions and the laughing and joking that goes along with..

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