8 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About Black Friday

Ben Margulies, left, and his brother Jon Margulies, wait in line to purchase their Black Friday deals at Best Buy on Thanksgiving day in St. Petersburg, Fla. Sharon Steinmann/The Penny Hoarder. You may be a veteran Black Friday shopper with the inside scoop on the greatest deals and strategies — but how much do you […]

Educating Investors, Consumers Alike: NorCal’s CMO Talks Cannabis Marketing

Joel Lunenfeld describes how NorCal elevated its marketing efforts and focused on educating consumers about the cannabis industry. November 28, 2019 4 min read This story originally appeared on Benzinga NorCal, a vertically integrated cannabis company focused on the California market, announced the release of a new corporate brand campaign Oct.16 that spans print, digital and outdoor […]

4 Content Experiences That Keep On Giving

With the end-of-the-year holidays upon us, more businesses around the world will donate money, food, and products to organizations that help people. Whether the acts are part of their year-round corporation social responsibility program or a once-a-year thing, they are needed and appreciated. But what if your brand did something different (or in addition to […]

5 Ways to Buy Discounted Gift Cards So You Can Save Big on Black Friday

The concept of buying discounted gift cards is simple enough. You “stack” your savings by combining Black Friday sales with discounted gift cards as payment.  And most retailers let you use their cards in-store or online.  Here are five ways you can buy gift cards for less than face value. 1. Online Gift Card Vendors […]

What Brands Need to Think, Do, and Say to Stand Out

Marketing Podcast with Ron TitePodcast Transcript Today’s guest on the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is a speaker, author, and founder and CEO of the agency Church + State, Ron Tite. Tite is an award-winning advertising writer and Creative Director who has worked with clients such as Kraft, Air France, Hershey, Fidelity, and Volvo. His book, […]

Transcript of What Brands Need to Think, Do, and Say to Stand Out

Back to Podcast John Jantsch: This episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is brought to you by SEMrush. It is our go-to SEO tool for doing audits, for tracking position and ranking, for really getting ideas on how to get more organic traffic for our clients, competitive intelligence, backlinks and things like that, all […]

John Jantsch on the Local U Deep Dive Podcast – The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur

John Jantsch sat down with Mike Blumenthal and Carrie Hill, hosts of the Local U Deep Dive Podcast, to discuss local marketing, reviews, and his latest book, The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur. Jantsch gives an overview of his career—he founded his own marketing firm 30 years ago and has developed a system for small businesses marketing—and segues […]

Cross-Pollination Could Cost Marijuana Farmers Several Thousand Dollars As Hemp Production Expands Nationwide

Due to increased hemp production, cross-pollination is leading to severe financial damages to some farms. Cheshire Creek, an outdoor marijuana cultivation operation in Washington state, suffered financial damages due to cross-pollination of its plants inside the fence from a nearby hemp farm. November 27, 2019 6 min read This story originally appeared on MJBizDaily Outdoor […]

How to Improve Your YouTube Video Views

Social Media Marketing Industry Report In our 11th annual social media study (46 pages, 60+ charts) of 4800+ marketers, you’ll discover which social networks marketers most plan on using, organic social activities, paid social media plans, and much more! Get this free report and never miss another great article from Social Media Examiner. How to […]

What This Agency Did to Rank Its Blog at the Top of Google (Case Study)

Editor’s note: As the winner for Agency of the Year (less than 100 employees) at the 2019 Content Marketing Awards, Ireland-based 256 has lots of lessons to share. Read on to learn its process to rank at the top of Google.                 Creating content isn’t easy. Creating content that […]