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Metric Digital Selected By Facebook As Premium Marketing Partner We're thrilled to announce we've been selected by Facebook as a Premium Marketing Partner. Here's what that means for us, and more importantly, for our clients' businesses. The Curiosity Chronicles, Issue 01: What's Working In Performance Marketing Right Now We wanted to give you a chance to be a fly on the wall of our best practices meeting. We’re excited to share the latest and greatest in the areas of social, search (and beyond!) to help your company grow. What Clients Ask Us: How should new brands think about their digital marketing budget? Brands preparing to launch must reframe their initial spend as more than just a pure marketing budget, but an invaluable investment in research and development. Let's look at the numbers. Breaking: Shoppable Posts For Instagram Influencers, Ecommerce Experts Weigh In With Industry Predictions Instagram recently announced that checkout is being expanded to influencers to allow users to purchase products directly from influencer posts. Here's how that will affect your ecommerce brand. The Fallacy of Best Practices in Performance Marketing (And What Tactics To Try Instead) Best practices are a vital starting point for every account. But don't over rely on them. Iteration is the key to success in digital marketing. How to Fix + Bounce Back From Poor Facebook Performance No matter how adept you are at managing performance marketing campaigns, your account will, at some point, experience volatile and even poor results. Here's how to troubleshoot key elements of this situation. First Look: Ecommerce Data & Insights From Black Friday / Cyber Monday 2018 Everyone knows leftovers are the best part of the Thanksgiving feast. This week, we're talking takeaways from Black Friday / Cyber Monday promos. Is Your Marketing Agency Holding Your Data Hostage? Today, the norm for many digital advertising client / agency relationships is for the agency, not the client, to own the advertising accounts in Facebook, Google, and more. Using Email and Facebook Together For Maximum Impact, Part 2 Are your paid, search and email channels competing against each other for sales, customers and attributions? They don't have to. Today we’re going to dive deeper into audience integration profiles. Creative Inspiration For Your Facebook And Instagram Ad Campaigns As you plan out your company's marketing roadmap, it's imperative that you keep the inspiration flowing. Here are effective ads to help inspire you for your brand's short, mid and long term projects Using Email and Facebook Together For Maximum Impact, Part 1 Paid and email channels don’t have to compete against each other for sales, customers and attributions. Here's how to integrate all these channels together strategically. How We Used Manual Bidding on Facebook to Drive Conversions for Ecommerce Brands Based on our experience, bidding style can have a significant impact on driving conversions. For that reason, we typically recommend using manual bidding to drive the best outcomes at scale.