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10/17/2017 - How to Edit Instagram Photos: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Instagram Filters & More
Have you ever looked through your Instagram feed and wondered how some people make their photos look just so good with just a smartphone and a free app? Whether I'm looking at mouth-watering photos posted by food brands or adorable photos of cuddly Instagram stars with four legs, I've had my share of photo envy. view more…
Source: HubSpot

10/17/2017 - How to Choose Dynamic Images for Your Blog Posts
I’m a content writer, not a graphic designer. My job is to make the words dance, to convey useful information in an entertaining way. As such, for a long time visuals were just an afterthought for me. Yeah, a blog needs a header image. So after I’m done writing I’ll slap something on there, check [...] The post How to Choose Dynamic Images for Your Blog Posts appeared first on Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®. view more…
Source: TopRank®

10/17/2017 - How to Write Well: 10 Timeless Rules From Legendary Ad Exec David Ogilvy
Writing is easy. Most people can do it. If you’re reading this, you can write. view more…
Source: HubSpot

10/16/2017 - What Is Whitespace? 9 Websites to Inspire Your Web Design
Empty space is not always wasted space. In fact, when it comes to web design, it's a best practice togive your content a little breathing room. view more…
Source: HubSpot

10/16/2017 - How to Make the Switch to Content-Driven SEO #MNBlogCon
TopRank Marketing’s Joshua Nite made his debut on the speaker circuit this past weekend at the 8th annual Minnesota Blogger Conference held at Concordia University in St. Paul. Charming the crowd with his unique brand of wit, creativity, mad content marketing expertise, and numerous “cats with hats” references, Josh delivered a The Good Place-themed presentation [...] The post How to Make the Switch to Content-Driven SEO #MNBlogCon appeared first on Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®. view more…
Source: TopRank®

10/15/2017 - 7 of the Best Promotional Product Videos Ever
One of the wisest things I've ever read about product marketing came from the writer of a children's book. "If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea," said Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, creator of The Little Prince. view more…
Source: HubSpot

10/13/2017 - Digital Marketing News: Twitter Happening Now, Snapchat Context Cards, LinkedIn Video Ads
Video Ads Are Finally Coming to LinkedIn (client) – When LinkedIn began allowing users to upload videos in August, video ads seemed like an inevitability, and they are now one step closer. LinkedIn announced today that it is running a closed beta test of video for sponsored content “with a limited number of advertisers.”  AdWeek Twitter [...] The post Digital Marketing News: Twitter Happening Now, Snapchat Context Cards, LinkedIn Video Ads appeared first on Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®. view more…
Source: TopRank®

10/13/2017 - Snapchat Use Among Influencers Is Down 33% [New Data]
We've been following the competition heating up between Snapchat and Instagram since Instagram launched Stories last August. And in the year since, we've been keeping track of the changing tides of disappearing messages and stories -- and Instagram is the one to beat. view more…
Source: HubSpot

10/12/2017 - Will More Tweet Space Equal More Value for Your Twitter Audience?
Last month, Twitter made big headlines after announcing it was in the midst of testing 280-character tweets as a way to give users more room to “express” themselves. The announcement came a little more than a year after Twitter stopped including links and photos in character counts. “We want every person around the world to [...] The post Will More Tweet Space Equal More Value for Your Twitter Audience? appeared first on Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®. view more…
Source: TopRank®

10/11/2017 - Making B2B Marketing Gold: A Look Back at MarketingProfs B2B Marketing Forum #MPB2B
To open up the 2017 MarketingProfs B2B Marketing Forum, Chief Content Officer Ann Handley shared a challenge for attendees to keep top of mind while at the conference (in addition to tap dancing, but more about that later): #1 – Find Your Squad This has been a running theme for the B2B Marketing Forum for [...] The post Making B2B Marketing Gold: A Look Back at MarketingProfs B2B Marketing Forum #MPB2B appeared first on Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®. view more…
Source: TopRank®

10/10/2017 - How to Think About Email Capture Forms Like a Customer
What keeps customers from filling out one of your email capture forms? Is it because they don't believe you will deliver what you say? Is it because it's too long? Too short? The post How to Think About Email Capture Forms Like a Customer appeared first on MarketingExperiments. view more…
Source: MarketingExperiments Blog

9/26/2017 - Communicating Value Effectively: Respecting the customer’s right to draw their own conclusions
If you want to stand out in the marketplace, instead of making a claim that you are the best, show your prospective customers that you are the best — with specific, quantifiable facts. Then, let them draw their own conclusions whether you are, indeed, the best at what you do, or not. The post Communicating Value Effectively: Respecting the customer’s right to draw their own conclusions appeared first on MarketingExperiments. view more…
Source: MarketingExperiments Blog

9/21/2017 - Clarifying Your Marketing Objective: The danger of asking “how?” too soon
In an earlier Quick Win Clinic, Flint McGlaughlin talked about the importance of determining a clear objective for your webpage. But where does the marketer go from there? The next step is to determine the most effective way to accomplish your objective. The post Clarifying Your Marketing Objective: The danger of asking “how?” too soon appeared first on MarketingExperiments. view more…
Source: MarketingExperiments Blog

9/21/2017 - Marketing is Not About Making Claims; it’s About Fostering Conclusions
People are still people. We are mostly reasonable. We hear arguments and we can change our minds. But when we hear someone making braggadocios claims, rather than trying to rationally win us over, we are naturally repulsed. Your customers are the same way. And when we foster the right conclusions in their mind about us using facts, data, and tangible evidence, we will inevitably feel better about our marketing, and make more money in the process. The post Marketing is Not About Making Claims; it’s About Fostering Conclusions appeared first on MarketingExperiments. view more…
Source: MarketingExperiments Blog

9/7/2017 - The Hypothesis and the Modern-Day Marketer
How can you be so certain you’re creating the most effective marketing offers and messages? Simply put, no one can. However, instead of seeking an answer to your marketing challenges, what if you focused on the right question instead? And used your A/B testing, data and analytics to answer that question to better serve customers and ultimately increase conversion. This MarketingExperiments blog post shows you how. The post The Hypothesis and the Modern-Day Marketer appeared first on MarketingExperiments. view more…
Source: MarketingExperiments Blog

International News

10/17/2017 - Dewar promoted at Domino
Dewar has spent 22 years at the Cambridge-headquartered inkjet developer, and has worked his way up through the ranks, having started out in logistics. He was previously UK business manager for Domino... view more…
Source: PrintWeek

10/17/2017 - PrintWeek Awards 2017 winners revealed
Around 800 guests embraced the Awards' ‘Best in Class’ theme, with Radio 4 News Quiz host Miles Jupp entertaining the packed Great Room at London’s Grosvenor House before kicking off the Awards proper,... view more…
Source: PrintWeek

10/17/2017 - Mimaki launches new wide-format plotter
Intended to be paired with the 2013-launched JFX200-2513 LED-UV cured flatbed inkjet, the CF22-1225 flatbed cutting plotter will become commercially available from Mimaki's UK and Ireland distributor Hybrid... view more…
Source: PrintWeek

10/17/2017 - Projects & Print relocates in expansion bid
Relocating to a 1,100sqm premises in Tring, Hertfordshire from Kings Langley on 24 July and thereby tripling in size, the wide-format printer took delivery of the 3.2m-wide roll-to-roll 3200i LED machine... view more…
Source: PrintWeek

10/17/2017 - Oasis invests and expands
The Cookham, Berkshire-based wide-format and display printer extended its site by 280sqm to 880sqm over the summer, after an extra unit with mezzanine became available, kitting it out with two HP Latex... view more…
Source: PrintWeek

10/9/2017 - PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL 2017 continues stellar performance as Southeast Asia’s leading exhibition for packaging and printing sectors
Record success with biggest turn-out of 17,452 trade visitors from 59 countries / 300 leading exhibitors from 25 countries / Concurrent conferences, seminars and forum attracted over 800 attendees: PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL – the 6th International Packaging and Printing Exhibition for Asia, welcomed a record-breaking 17,452 visitors from 59 countries this year from a wide range of end-user industries. view more…
Source: DRUPA

9/19/2017 - PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL opens with a focus on market opportunities led by ‘Thailand 4.0’
The sixth edition of PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL was officially opened by Dr Somchai Harnhirun, Ph.D. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Industry, with the theme of “Packaging and Printing for the Future” to bring forward latest technological innovations in line with ‘Thailand 4.0’ development plan. view more…
Source: DRUPA

9/5/2017 - Monotech expands portfolio; boosts installation base
Chennai-based digital equipment specialist Monotech Systems announced their plan to expand their own manufactured portfolio with the launch of an inkjet label press in October. view more…
Source: 1888 Press Release.com

9/5/2017 - All in Print China 2018 on Course for Growth
Intelligent Printing in Focus : 24 to 28 October 2018 sees the holding of the seventh edition of the China International Exhibition for All Printing Technology and Equipment (All in Print China) at the New International Expo Center in Shanghai. With nine halls and some 110,000 square metres of exhibition space All in Print is once again on course for growth. view more…
Source: DRUPA

8/7/2017 - Monotech Systems Limited ties up with Grafisk Maskinfabrik- Denmark
India’s leading equipment and solution provider, Monotech Systems Limited has tied up with Grafisk Maskinfabrik (GM) Denmark for their full color digital label production press. view more…
Source: 1888 Press Release.com

7/20/2017 - Miyakoshi Europe will work together with Autajon Group aiming to excel in the Label market
Miyakoshi Europe has located their operations in Spain to expand to the rest of Europe. view more…
Source: 1888 Press Release.com

7/14/2017 - MPI Label Systems is honored with 2016 Spirit of Excellence Award from Hormel Foods
MPI Label Systems was presented a Spirit of Excellence Award from Hormel Foods at the MPI Baltimore, MD location. view more…
Source: 1888 Press Release.com

7/13/2017 - Messe Düsseldorf: Ground-Breaking Ceremony for New Southern Section
Building works for modern south entrance and new hall 1 start : Master plan for modernisation strengthens trade fair as economic factor for Düsseldorf and its international standing view more…
Source: DRUPA

6/25/2017 - PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL 2017: All-encompassing packaging and printing event to showcase line-up tailored for the industry
Comprehensive profile of 300 companies from 20 countries covering the synergies between packaging and printing: Returning for its 6th edition, PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL will present an impressive display of the best in machinery, technologies and solutions from the packaging and printing sectors. This year, on show are 300 leading exhibitors from 20 countries, including national and country groups from Germany, Taiwan, China, Thailand, Japan and for the first time, Singapore. view more…
Source: DRUPA

6/11/2017 - Boston Industrial Solutions, Inc. formulates a new silicone ink for printing on silicone rubber
Boston Industrial Solutions, Inc. has released the SE Silicone ink. The silicone ink is formulated for printing on any silicone rubber product. The SE silicone ink is ideal for printing on silicone drink-ware, silicone wristbands, silicone cook-ware, silicone swimming caps, silicone toys, silicone industrial tools, and more. view more…
Source: 1888 Press Release.com