🔊 Calling all digital marketing connoisseurs, virtuosos, and newbies…
Happy Embrace your Geekness Day! 🎉🤓 We’re super pumped to be sharing our geekness with you. Start your chess timer and get out your DnD dice because we’re about to play out the latest digital marketing news!
- Marketers need to be aware of current guidelines to keep their websites, content, etc. accessible for all. Here are two articles to assist you: part 1 & part 2.
- Google is reportedly offering to restructure so that its ads businesses are a separate company–though still within the Alphabet world–to avoid a Justice Department lawsuit. It looks like we won’t be hearing any “No, you’re outta order” from the company on the antitrust issue… at least not yet.
- eMarketer reports US Retail Ecommerce Sales will top *pinky to side of lip* $1 TRILLION this year! That’s an increase of over 9% vs. last year and the total represents 15% of total retail sales. And, btw, Amazon alone will make up 38% of all digital sales! 😲
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- 📚 Bookmark Alert 📚 This comprehensive approach to “Building a brand strategy: Essentials for long-term success” is packed with strategies, exercises, and examples to help you while embarking on a branding or rebranding journey. It’s always good to have in your back pocket!
The time has come to put the pen back into the pocket protector. 🖊 We look forward to chatting next week!
Live long and prosper, friends 🖖🏼
Wait… before you leave…. Why does Princess Leia keep her hair tied up in buns?
So it doesn’t Hang Solow. 🥁
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