23rd March 2020

What is a marketing insight and why is it important?

A marketing insight – what is it and why should it be of importance to your business and a key part of any promotional strategy?

At its most simple, a marketing insight is a valuable piece of information which comes via research or data analysis and which can be directly actioned upon to benefit your business strategy.

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28th February 2020

What Is A Digital Marketing Strategy? Do You Need One?

No-one working in marketing should need to be told about the importance of having a digital marketing strategy – it’s the map on which all campaigns and customer journeys should be marked upon.
But a surprisingly large number of businesses don’t bother with a marketing plan at all and certainly not one which focuses on how they use social media to create an effective digital marketing strategy.

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21st February 2020

What is Click Fraud and How to Identify and Mitigate Against it.

We’ve published a lot about click fraud but what IS click fraud and do you know how to identify and mitigate against it properly?

This blog intends to give you all the necessary information and tools so you can go away and look at your own social media and digital marketing analytics and pick out what could be bots directing traffic to your website.

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7th February 2020

Check out Beacon’s new marketing report generator

Analysing marketing data from different sources takes almost 4 hours a week according to Hubspot, and it can be a frustrating task generating marketing reports that make sense, look great, and tell a meaningful story about the success and struggles of your digital marketing campaigns. Here at Beacon, we understand this. Coming from a digital […]

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5th February 2020

Are You Missing Out By Not Using Short Links?

We’ve all seen them – the short links which appear in social media posts and digital marketing which reduces a long web address into just a few characters.

But how much do you actually know about them? Why to use them, and where to use them and, more importantly, how to use them?

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22nd January 2020

How To Make It Easier To Standardize Data

As a modern marketer you know about the problems that come with having to standardize data.

No doubt you’ve had to get to grips with a lot of social media and digital ad platforms – and you will have wrangled with the various intricate ways to set up an online ad, target your audience, and create a campaign.

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13th January 2020

How Can Digital Marketing Measurement Platforms Help Your Business?

One of the biggest challenges budding marketers face is finding ways to track and measure their success through digital marketing measurement.

Whether you’re keeping track of marketing for your own businesses, or your client’s, you need to be able to see where you’re making gains, and where you should scale back.

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11th December 2019

How To Understand The Visitor Journey From Email To Website

One of the most important ways to ensure marketing campaign success is to understand the visitor journey from email to website.

Anyone working in marketing knows that content is king, your message is what sells your business and the various digital channels you use is how you get that in front of your desired audience.

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