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Should Your Company Have A Retail App?

Retailer mobile app use by consumers actually doubled last year, according to RetailDive.com. These apps are quickly increasing in popularity for good reason – actually two good reasons. They appeal to consumers for their convenience as well as their speed.

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Public Relations? We Do That (Rather Well!)

PR, short for public relations, is simply the way organizations present themselves. This can mean improving one’s online reputation through carefully planned marketing strategies. It can also mean sending the right messages to the right places and people in a way that builds and polishes your brand and your reputation.

PR and marketing agencies like FocalPoint work with clients to promote their image in whatever industry pertains to them. In many cases, public relations goes hand in hand with marketing to present a carefully prepared unified strategy.READ MORE

What Is A CRM, And Why Do I Need It?

When people talk about CRM, they are referring to a CRM system or tool that helps with contact management, sales management, productivity, and the like.

You need it because nothing about business is simple anymore. And you have multiple people dealing with multiple projects, businesses and processes, and you can’t afford to have (projects, promises, rewards programs, new business programs, goals, profit margins, and/or customer relationships) fall between the cracks.READ MORE

Should You Market Your Company Via A Podcast?

You can, yes, absolutely. But the reality is it’s a little more complicated to get from can to should.

While many B2B firms use more traditional marketing vehicles to buy digital media, some are investing in newer ways to get attention, especially younger, more affluent, educated, business-oriented listeners. That’s a group of people many companies would love to target.READ MORE

How To Create A Headline Nobody Will Read

Why are we still talking about writing killer headlines in today’s cluttered multi-channel communication climate?

 

Because breaking through the cluttered media landscape is crucial for your brand and your business. Whether we are talking about an email, text, Tweet, Pinterest posting, billboard, or pop up Facebook video, you have a few seconds to make your audience care enough to click to read more.

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