Integrated PR & Marketing Measurement Begins with Business Goals

AirPR

CMI’s Robert Rose discusses the challenges and benefits of building an integrated measurement plan. Truly creating a comprehensive integrated communications and marketing measurement plan is a challenge for virtually every brand and company.

Which Social Media Marketing Measurements Matter Most

Business Wire

Although it can get confusing when scrolling down a long list of numbers, it’s important to pay attention because some of those numbers can help amplify your social marketing efforts. Find out how to maximize efforts on social media by utilizing the right measurements

10 crucial metrics to measure your pitching efforts

PR Daily

Here are the metrics that every PR pro should measure. With odds like these, it’s important to measure your pitching efforts and other online work to make sure everything is working properly. RELATED: Join us for our one-of-a-kind Measurement for Communicators Academy. ].

Survey: 3 PR trends in tactics, measurement and organization for 2019

PR Daily

Measurement (66 percent). Content marketing (64). RELATED: Struggling to measure the success of your comms programs? These selections are consistent with the same survey last year , where storytelling, thought leadership and content marketing ranked as the top three.

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How PR Measures Corporate Reputation

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Measuring Corporate Reputation: Perception or Performance? A pivotal part of Harris Poll and Reptrak’s research centers on measuring the “pulse” or “emotional appeal” of a given brand. Reputation Dividend’s formula links reputation to market value.

15 Metrics You Should Measure in Content Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

Did you know that 47% of B2B marketers and 34% of B2C marketers don’t measure content marketing ROI? And one of the main reasons is that they find it difficult to measure. Following is a list of 15 content marketing metrics that you should measure: 1.

The Funnel Approach to PR Measurement

AirPR

For years, the PR industry has struggled with how to effectively measure PR in any sort of standardized manner. Because “you can’t manage what you can’t measure,” metrics are crucial to PR […]. Industry Insights & Trends marketing funnel PR measurement PR metrics

Measurement Month: The Barcelona Principles

Mindful Marketing

As part of our support for AMEC’s Measurement Month , we’ll share again our thoughts on their importance. They recognize and encourage that goal setting and measurement are fundamental to success. Are the Principles Only About Measuring PR? By Seedepth.

How I used SeeDepth to Improve PR Measurement

Mindful Marketing

As I wrote about in my last post , my approach to PR measurement has evolved over the years. In my last two jobs – one agency and one in house – I’ve used SeeDepth to monitor and measure results. By Seedepth. GUEST POST by Mikala Vidal.

Measurement, Analytics a Hot Skill

The Proactive Report

Just this last week there were several articles in the news about the value of measurement and analytics. These are just a few of the stories published recently: Forbes: Data Science is the Key to Marketing ROI. Track, measure, and report on results of PR and social media campaigns.

Measuring Results Across the Customer Journey

The Proactive Report

They hadn’t updated their website for some years and were not actively doing any inbound marketing, so the awareness was hit and miss. Measuring awareness. Measuring interest. Measuring conversion. Measuring advocacy.

Building an Integrated PR & Marketing Measurement Plan

AirPR

New AirPR Webinar Explores How to Measure True Multi-Channel ROI. We live in the age of the integrated marketing campaigns. The integrated marketing and PR measurement challenge. The post Building an Integrated PR & Marketing Measurement Plan appeared first on AirPR.

Top Social Media Measurement Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Brand24

Here are top social media measurement mistakes you can easily avoid and bring your marketing strategy to the next level! Digital Marketing Social Media Social Media Marketing measure social media social media measurement social media measurement mistakes

Vet Media Agencies With These 5 Measurement Questions

AirPR

Musings marketing measurement measurement PR measurementA few weeks ago, our Director of PR Engineering published a post about how to best manage outsourced PR as a guide for those looking to streamline their processes.

We Should Measure Content Marketing by Relationships

Sword and the Script

As a metric for content marketing, pageviews are flawed according to a white paper – Why Content Marketers Are Using All the Wrong Metrics – published by Contently. The paper says, “focusing too much on sales and conversions is dangerous fruit for content marketers.”.

Why measuring social media ROI still stumps PR pros

PR Daily

Here’s how to measure the true affect of your efforts. Despite the rise in available data and an overwhelming number of third-party tools, measuring the bottom-line impact of social media efforts continues to be a major challenge for communications professionals.

PR Measurement Advice From The Client

Mindful Marketing

I started my PR and marketing career almost 15 years ago. This was PR measurement. It measured activity against strategic objectives, it showed progress towards goals, and it provided hard data to support the impact of media coverage. By Seedepth. GUEST POST By Mikala Vidal.

Bringing PR Measurement Into the Digital Era

Cision

Read on to learn more about how PR can bring measurement into the digital era. The presentation of metrics from different channels together is referred to as a “cross-channel” view of marketing performance. The Benefits of PR Measurement Across Channels.

New podcast: How Diageo measures multi-channel marketing

The Resolution Blog

We discussed the multi-channel marketing campaigns Diageo run and why the measurement of the activity is so key to the business. I found out how Diageo marketing teams and agencies use a version of the PESO (paid, earned, shared and owned) model to organise and measure activity.

Marketing sponsorships—measurement, impact assessment need improving

Agility PR Solutions

Marketing expenditures on sponsorship have increased considerably over the past several years, but progress in measuring and assessing sponsorship’s business impact has been marginal, according to a new study from the Association of National Advertisers (ANA).

A Simple Measure of Marketing Many Businesses Miss

Sword and the Script

The answer to that simple question can provide tremendous insight as to what marketing investments , strategies and tactics are yielding results. Don’t miss these related posts: Marketing ROI: You Can’t Buy a Beer with an MQL [UML]. Marketing: Investment, Cost or Profit Center?

Why We Need a New Way to Measure Earned Media

Cision

While those of us in marketing or PR are quick to applaud technologies that allow us to do more, reach more, or earn more, we don’t seem to have the same attitude about updating our measurement tools and processes. How Mature Is Your Earned Media Measurement Strategy?

Make PR Measurement A Priority

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

New technologies are helping make the measurement of public relations results easier, less time-consuming and more meaningful. More PR agencies today are designating a measurement guru on its team to own analytics. Advance legwork can improve the odds of achieving measurable impact.

PR Measurement: 10 Important Metrics That You Need to Monitor

B2B PR Sense

PR measurement has been a bugaboo of the PR industry for years. Why do PR professionals need to show measurable results now? But when surveyed, 82% of marketers report that they have no way to evaluate the return they receive on PR. How to Measure PR. PR Measurement

Your Earned Media Measurement Strategy Checklist

Cision

As marketers begin to understand why it’s necessary to move away from outdated measurement systems when it comes to earned media, it’s important to develop a robust strategy going forward. To that end, answer the following questions to help shape your earned media measurement strategy.

How to Measure the Results of B2B Influencer Marketing

B2B PR Sense

Still on the fence about influencer marketing? This illustrates why B2B influencer marketing is growing in power and popularity among many marketers. Can you measure the results of your influencer marketing program? How Does Influencer Marketing Help Your Brand?

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Communications Careers: Measuring Progress in Steps Through Peaks & Valleys

PR Expanded

I recently read an inspirational tweet about progress being measured in steps. This is important because the measure of achievement is not about becoming a CEO, it’s about feeling that you’ve got to where you wanted and fulfilled your potential.

How to measure your ‘share of voice’

PR Daily

Before the internet, PR accomplishments were measured by how many magazine or newspaper articles you could gather that mentioned your brand. Business leaders and clients demand quantitative measurements, such as web traffic and click-through rates.

Tracking News Releases and Measuring Success

The Proactive Report

What News Release Measurement Used to Be. Back in 2011 news distribution service, Businesswire, asked 280 PR practitioners with this question: “What is the most important measure of press release success?”. How to measure News Releases in 2018. Measuring Earned Media.

Marketing Tools to Measure Influencer Marketing Campaigns

5W PR

Influencer marketing campaigns are making waves as a marketing strategy since it provides third party credibility and brand awareness to the right audiences. Goals should be measurable and specific.

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Should Marketing Be Held to a Higher Standard? Off Script No. 38: Lacey Ford of insightsoftware

Sword and the Script

Marketing with a quota. Those are the words and phrases Lacey Ford uses to describe marketing today. She got her start as an entry-level marketing associate for SBC Communications, which is now AT&T. Today she’s the senior vice president of marketing for insightsoftware.

20 PR Measurements Beyond Impressions & AVEs for Sales Value

Cision

As public relations professionals, we know that PR measurement is essential to the success of our campaigns, budgets and client relationships. We attend webinars, dabble with Google Analytics and follow the latest blogs to learn how to move from traditional to relevant measurement.

4 Ways to Measure Podcasting Success

Cision

Downloads is one of the few numbers podcasters keep tabs on, but it shouldn’t be the end-all be-all of your measurement strategy. Best Practices Featured content marketing measurement podcast

Tips for successful digital marketing measurement

PR Daily

Sixty percent of social media marketers say measuring social media's ROI is their biggest challenge. Only 21 percent of content marketers say they successfully measure ROI, and just half of all social media marketers say data inform their organizations' social media strategies.

Marketing Measurement: Collect Data First, Ask Questions Later

Cision

As marketing communicators, we are on the verge of having all the data we could ever want. Christi Eubanks, managing vice president at Gartner , recently shared her organization’s model for total marketing measurement at the Gartner Digital Marketing Conference held in San Diego between May 10 – 12. She believes that the winners of the future will be the marketing teams that measure everything. Understanding Each Form of Total Marketing Measurement.

Which Social Media Measurements Matter Most?

Business Wire

Although it can get confusing when scrolling down a long list of numbers, it’s important to pay attention because some of those numbers can help amplify your social marketing efforts. measurement & analytics

Measuring ROI on social continues to be a major challenge for marketers

Agility PR Solutions

Despite the rise in available data and overwhelming number of third-party tools, measuring the bottom-line impact of social media efforts continues to be a major challenge for communications professionals.

Report: It’s crucial to prove digital marketing ROI, but many still struggle to measure

PR Daily

The majority of marketers say their metrics show if budget choices boost their bottom lines, but many say they’ll need to change those metrics and better understand the data. For many digital communicators, measurement is a tough nut to crack. Featured Marketing Social Media

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Why CEOs Should Invest in PR Attribution and PR Measurement

AirPR

In recent market estimates, digital online and ad spending is expected to grow at approximately 11% per year through 2021. 1 Paid search, display ads, social media, online video advertising and email marketing will grow to 46% of advertising budgets 2. PR and marketing convergence.

4 Things to Measure in Your PR

Cision

It frustrates me when people tell me their marketing or PR isn’t working. If you don’t know what you want to happen as a result of your marketing or PR, how can you get upset when it doesn’t happen? So What Do I Need to Measure? Want more accurate PR measurement?