Posts Tagged "Inbound Marketing"

SEO in plain English

May 15 2011

One of the subjects we covered in some depth in the course is that of Search. As Search reveals an intention, an intention to find information, to connect to your brand, to your organization, to the idea you’re promoting on your site, … it cannot be ignored. Through Search you can reach people who are (potentially) interested in what you have to offer. The search results, as you know, may be “organic”…

Inbound marketing : assignment

Apr 08 2011

The concepts of SEO and SEM seemed uncertain territory for some students attending my class some time ago when I first introduced them in the context of “online advertising“. As a part of the course’s assignment, I am asking you to view and make notes from the following video. It is a webinar offered by Hubspot. This young but very active web player defines itself as “(…) an inbound marketing system that…

Adwords video, and more!

Mar 18 2011

You are entitled to expect an educational blog to give you access to all the sources used in the lecture. At the same time, having access to this material puts in your hands the responsibility for using it as a springboard for personal development of your knowledge. So, you must realize you can view all course videos in the video section of the blog – this is the third thumbnail above. Here’s…

Social Punk 101 – second look

May 11 2010

Hello, After attenting last week’s keynote by Mindblob, aka Luc Debaisieux, I am eager to share some of my notes with you as a springboard for revision; these are based on Luc’s presentation but also provide the concepts to build to link with the LIVErtising course. First, here is the link to the keynote and an embed of one of the inspiring videos that made Luc’s keynote so ‘to the point’: Social…

Google Facts, The Search and The Long Tail

Mar 05 2010

In our coverage of online advertising media yesterday, we discussed the relative importance of the different forms of online media in terms of advertising money. This yielded the following chart, which I borrowed from the excellent book by Tracy L. Tuten, Advertising 2.0: Social Media Marketing in a Web 2.0 World. In order of importance, from most to least, we have: 1° search advertising, 2° display, 3° classified, 4° rich media, 5°…