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The Metric Digital Blog

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Ramp Up: A Guide for Brand New Brands Investing in Digital Marketing The first several months of building digital marketing campaigns on Facebook and Google are the most difficult. If your new company is gearing up for launch, I’ve outlined methods for you to gain learnings quickly and achieve your goals. How Marketing Agencies Can Overcome Two Unavoidable Business Challenges Today we wanted to take a step back and address two key challenges that many agencies like ours our facing, and what we’re specifically to doing to overcome them. DTC Brands, Genghis Kahn, and the Mongol Army Direct to consumer brands didn’t invent anything and the Mongols didn’t invent anything, they just took what existed and made it better and/or were better at using it. Here's what you can learn from that. Performance Marketing For Fintech, Part 1: Capitalizing On The Evolving Digital Landscape Read insights from our recent customer acquisition workshop with VentureOut and Tribeca Early Stage Partners and help your fintech company grow! How To Roll With The Punches Of The Digital Marketing Industry (And Still Beat The Competition!) The technology that surrounds us in our daily lives is constantly evolving. Here are several strategies smart digital specialists can use to stay ahead of the game and execute our campaigns accordingly. Paid Acquisition Tactics For Subscription Brands, And Brands Who Think Like Them It’s no surprise subscription products are becoming a critical feature within the broader ecommerce landscape. And companies who aren’t tapping into the power of that business model are missing out on a powerful growth opportunity. An Update From Shopify’s Unite 2019 (+ Tips Your Brand Can Leverage Right Now) Shopify revealed many updates at their annual conference, and we wanted to share our take on these updates and how they can help drive growth for your ecommerce company, in 2019 and beyond. Perfect, Now & Free: The Changing Expectations Of Ecommerce Buyers (And How To Satisfy Them!) Consumer expectations have evolved in myriad ways in the past few years. Here's why, along with strategies to help ecommerce brands satisfy and exceed them. Measure Twice, Cut Once: An Inventory Of Strategic Digital Marketing Questions To Help Your Brand Grow This framework will help you use curiosity to align your brand’s business goals with its digital marketing strategy. Metric Marketing Minute: Episode 101: ROAS & Growth When Switching Agencies This week on our Metric Marketing Minute, CEO/Co-Founder Kevin Simonson answers the following question: What should your expectations be on ROAS and growth when switching agencies? How Does SEO Impact Performance Marketing? Because SEO has such a powerful impact on the performance of your website, it’s imperative to learn about the costs of slow load time, to identify and solve backend problems, and to galvanize your team so that those problems don’t persist. Is Your Marketing Agency Mad Libbing Their Pitch? Most marketing agencies lie about what they do and how they do it. But it is possible to work a digital marketing agency that makes you money, shows you what they're doing and how they're doing it.