Marketing

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How the LEGO Group lets fans play with its brand

It’s a task to balance. How do you engage fans and influencers but also protect your brand? Copyright law is fairly consistent around the world when it says that you...

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Visiting Amazon’s brick and mortar bookstore

About 20 minutes ago I walked through Amazon’s only (first?) brick and mortar bookstore. It opened nearly two months ago, and being in Seattle I probably should have stopped by earlier....

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Four Things I Learned Running My First Google AdWords Campaign

Recently I ran my first Google AdWords campaign. OK, well technically not my first campaign. I ran lots of campaigns while working with Marchex a few years ago. This was...

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Eight Guiding Principles for Valuable Content Marketing

As a Content Manager my day is generally “Share, share, share, share, share, create, share, share, share, share, share, share, share, share, create, sleep”. And with all that sharing there’s...

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My three favorite swag items

Recently I bragged that I was attending MozCon*. A few reminded me to take an extra bag for all the t-shirts and USB drives. I groaned. More landfill swag. There’s...

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How I Passed the Google AdWords Exam The First Time

Have you considered the Google AdWords certification? It wasn’t on my 2015 plan, but when I had the chance to model my final grad school project on the Google Online...