Mobile Phones Account for 8.7% of Clicks but Just 5.0% of Search Ad Spend

Search advertising dollars aren’t quite keeping up with the trend toward mobile phones, according to a report from Kenshoo. This is despite the fact that the cost per click (CPC) on mobile phones is noticeably cheaper than on computers and tablets. Paid search Kenshoo’s “Global Search Advertising Trends


Heineken USA’s CMO on Pulling Brands out of the Ditch with a Challenger Mentality

|  by Patricia Odell

Heineken USA is marketing in an incredibly competitive environment overflowing with low–growth categories and competitors owning some of the largest ad spends out there. When Lesya Lysyj joined Heineken USA several years ago as its chief marketing officer, two forces were reshaping the beer category—consumer media consumption habits and the craft beer movement—that caused the…

Infographic: The Content Marketing Landscape

Content Amp, a content marketing agency based in the U.K., has put together an infographic offering a comprehensive look at the content marketing landscape today. “We wanted to create something that not only looks great visually but is in fact a very helpful at-a-glance resource for marketers looking to embrace content marketing this year,” writes…

The 3 C’s of Effective Visual Content Marketing

Image-based content has asserted itself as the centerpiece of the online universe, thanks in no small part to the popularity of infographics, filtered photos, memes and videos. But what makes visual content effective, and how can marketers use images to drive actions? Tim Riesterer, chief strategy and marketing officer at Corporate Visions, shares his tips…