Online video advertising has become an increasingly competitive playing field. Mind you, it is also highly lucrative business, should you play your cards right. Getting ahead in the online video market right now means you’re already fighting an uphill battle. Just know that you can make it through any battle if you are well-equipped.
Your adversaries are most likely angling for the same thing you are, so how do you beat them? To have the edge over the competition, it’s vital to know exactly how to use video, because that’s the fastest way to reach audiences these days.
In an increasingly crowded B2B scene it’s becoming more and more challenging to nail your business goals and achieve satisfying ROI, especially if you’re looking to cash in on the booming online video market. The online market is certainly shifting towards mobile. Recent research has shown that 58% of video viewing is being consumed through mobile, and, according to eMarketer, that number is going to rise 80% by 2020.
For that reason, publishers and business owners should incorporate certain priorities when it comes to their respective websites. This mostly relates to fast load speeds, intuitive interface and so on. Properly optimizing your content for mobile is a must. Also, if you are a digital marketer, formulating a strategy should revolve around Google’s mobile-first indexing.
With new marketing channels emerging seemingly every day, it’s a hard for marketers to keep up, exploit them all and stay ahead of the curve. However, even with so many different opportunities, problems we all face are still the same. According to HubSpot’s report on state of the Inbound, generating traffic and leads and proving ROI still are the leading challenges marketers face today.
As blueprint for your 2017 digital marketing strategy takes shape, and with Christmas just around the corner, it is time to wrap up this year with digital marketing trends you should be keeping an eye on, trends that currently are in focus of most marketers. Unlike in previous years, this time we’ve asked the same people that helped us demystify influencers and influencer marketing to share their thoughts on trends that will drive marketing in 2017.
In the past few years, many things have changed in retailer’s online market, retailers have been facing with new options of promoting their service through various digital forms. Internet has become the essential part of retailer’s marketing strategy. Without using the Internet as a marketing tool they could lose the opportunity of attracting their potential customers, and not only that, it may endanger their position in the market as they will eventually be beaten by the competition that runs a successful digital marketing strategy. There are various ways customers could improve their shopping experience with digital technologies, like visual search, wearable technology, digital retail channels etc. One of the most effective ways is to use video content as a tool to present their products. (more…)