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How To Get The Most From Influencer Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

10 months ago
What is Influencer Marketing? Influencer marketing is a type of marketing that focuses on using online leaders to drive your brand’s message to the larger market. Rather than marketing directly to a large group of consumers, you instead inspire / h…
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Social Media Predictions for 2016

11 months ago
This year, we saw a tremendous boom in the social media industry. More than 1 billion people are now using Facebook, and more than 80% of small businesses use social media for their branding and marketing efforts. Among the biggest global brands, alm…
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14 Exciting Digital Marketing Stats We’ve Seen This Week

1 year ago
We’ve got some great digital marketing stats for you this week. We’ll be looking at everything from UX to Pinterest and even a bit of Cilla Black. And yes, we’ve snuck in a couple of extra Black Friday stats. Why stop flogging a horse when it…
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Retail IoT Technology Spend to Hit $2.5 Billion by 2020

1 year ago
By 2020, retailers will spend some $2.5 billion on Internet of Things-related technologies, according to a new study. By 2020, retailers will spend some $2.5 billion on Internet of Things (IoT)-related technologies such as Bluetooth-equipped beacons …
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SEO Tactics You Must Stop Right Away [INFOGRAPHIC]

1 year ago
If your website is anything like mine, traffic from organic search is where you get most of your traffic. So when traffic starts falling, you start to worry that Google has it in for you. Or the search engine optimization strategy you’ve been using…
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16 Tweetable Quotes From Seth Godin on Being Remarkable

1 year ago
Marketing guru Seth Godin is also a firm believer in standing out (have you seen his glasses?). Both in his writing and speaking, he extols the value of being different and marching to the beat of your own drummer. From Godin’s perspective, it …
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[INFOGRAPHIC] 8 Social Media Mistakes to Avoid

1 year ago
Social media marketing is constantly evolving. The strategies that worked six months ago might not work as well because social platforms change, your audience has shifted and Google has changed some of the rules of the game. Fortunately, this enlight…
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Survey Reveals Appetite of U.S. Diners For Mobile – BizReport

1 year ago
How do diners use mobile before, during and after a restaurant experience? That’s the question OpenTable set out to answer in a recent survey in the U.S. OpenTable’s survey of 6,000 diners across the U.S. has ascertained the appetite for …
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[Infographic] Where and How Social Sellers Spend Their Time

2 years ago
It’s great for a rep to say they want to get started with social selling. But soon after this triumphant resolution comes a plethora of questions. What does “doing social selling” on a day to day basis look like? How can a salespers…
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5 Unexpected Ways to Boost Word-of-Mouth Referrals

2 years ago
Word-of-mouth marketing has long been viewed as the most effective form of business promotion. According to MarketForce over “81% of U.S. online consumers’ purchase decisions are influenced by their friends’ social media posts“. While…
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8 Ways to Use Social Listening for Your Business

2 years ago
Do you monitor what people are saying about you online? Are you using this information to enhance your business? The insights you gather about your customers, prospects, products and competitors with social listening can be valuable. In this article …
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[Infographic] The ROI of Social Media

2 years ago
Is social media marketing effective? That’s the question being asked as more and more businesses are investing in increasing amounts of social media marketing.  With no standard means of measurement, there’s a wide variety of goals and metrics u…
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[INFOGRAPHIC] How To Use Visual Content To Get More Social Media Engagement

2 years ago
By now, you know how important it is to incorporate visual content into your social media strategy. Not only do images get more social shares, but they also compel fans, viewers, and website visitors to stick around longer. I mean, hey, we’…
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[INFOGRAPHIC] A Dr. Seuss Inspired Guide to Twitter

2 years ago
Since the release of  Twitter in 2006, use of the social network on has skyrocketed to over 500 million tweets per day and continues to grow. Twitter is now one of the top contributors of traffic for bloggers and brands. A recent study shows that 49…
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[INFORGRAPHIC] Mobile Marketing Domination

2 years ago
Mobile marketing is changing the way businesses connect with their customers. As more people being to rely on their mobile devices for content, businesses will need to make sure they’re always reaching their target customer. Research shows four out…
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10 Best Practices for Pinterest Mobile Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

2 years ago
Since the release of the Pinterest mobile app, use of the social network on mobile devices has skyrocketed in comparison with the web version and continues to grow. Pinterest is now one of the top contributors of traffic for bloggers and brands and m…
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Traditional Marketing vs Growth Hacking [INFOGRAPHIC]

2 years ago
WHAT IS GROWTH HACKING?: Since there is a lot of debate lately about what growth hacking is and how it differs from traditional marketing,our friends over at Direct Spark  put together this infographic to illustrate the difference. Here are some twe…
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Word of Mouth Has the Biggest Impact on Purchase Decisions (Not Media)

2 years ago
Consumers are more influenced by word of mouth in buying decisions than by print media, TV and movies, brand websites and even social media. That is the finding from Google, which partnered with TNS and Ogilvy to explore how to engage consumers overl…
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3 Reasons Your Brand Doesn’t Inspire Customer Loyalty

2 years ago
Effortless customer service is now the #1 way to make consumers happy and earn their loyalty in the process. That’s according to the latest research by CEB, a leading member-based advisory committee for tens of thousands of organizations around the…
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6 Ways to Grow Your Small Business

2 years ago
As a small business owner you are responsible for a lot more than paying the bills. It is your job to make sure your business is a success. Understanding that your time is limited and very valuable our team put together these 6 digital marketing tact…
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Growth Hacking 101: A Growth Focused Content Marketer [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
WHAT IS GROWTH HACKING?: Growth hacker marketing is a technique developed by tech start-ups which uses creativity, analytical thinking, disruptive technology, and social metrics to sell products and gain exposure. Growth hacking isn’t too far off f…
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How to Set Up Your Tourism Business for Online Success

3 years ago
When people travel for leisure, the internet serves as their best resource for information about tour destinations, the best flights, hotel reservations and activities to indulge in while traveling. If you are in the tourism business in any capacity,…
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5 Ways to Increase Traffic and Leads to Your Travel and Tourism Business

3 years ago
The travel and tourism business is dependent on consumers awareness and intent to travel. With all the competition there is a need to increase traffic and leads to your business, here are some areas you can work on to make this happen. Remember that …
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50 Tourism Statistics Every Destination Marketer Needs to Know

3 years ago
-Africa is the second largest continent and its area is about 22% of the World territory. – Tweet This! -The most populous city in Africa is Cairo– the capital of Egypt. – Tweet This! -The world record for collecting the largest number of sick …
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3 Trends For Understanding the Future of Travel

3 years ago
Space tourism isn’t quite a reality yet, but travel technology has still come a long way from where it was a few decades ago. GPS is a big improvement on the paper map, a majority of all travel reservations are made online, and wearables are gainin…
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Debate marketing innovation with CMOs at Incite Summit WEST 2014

3 years ago
The Incite Summit is your best opportunity to network and learn from the brightest marketers from the biggest brands in the world.  This conference will discuss how to: Hit them when they’re listening:  How to prioritize and use the plethora of n…
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Using Google+ For Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
Google+ might not be the first thing you think of when it comes to social media strategies for your business, but it should be. Since it’s launch in 2011 Google+ has gained over 540 million members, making it the second-largest social platfo…
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Learn the Latest Growth Hacker Tactics at Digital Summit Phoenix

3 years ago
CARRIE LAYNE JOINS BRENT HERD AND ROY SEKOFF AT DIGITAL SUMMIT PHOENIX Carrie Layne, Founder and CEO of BestBuzz, is sharing her wisdom at “The Region’s Largest Digital Gathering,” Digital Summit Phoenix 2014. Because of her extensive knowledg…
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The Periodic Table of Content Marketing

3 years ago
Surprisingly, nobody has yet created a periodic table for content marketing, but thanks to Chris Lake at Econsultancy,we now have a content marketing periodic table that will give you all the pieces you need to create a well rounded content marketing…
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It’s Your Lucky Day: Get A Free Book For A Buzz

3 years ago
WHAT IS THE DOODLE REVOLUTION? What did Einstein, JFK, Edison, Marie Curie, and Henry Ford have in common?  They were all inveterate doodlers.  These powerhouse minds knew instinctively that doodling is deep thinking in disguise–a simple, accessi…
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Fans of The Shark Tank are Invited to Get Buzzed and Win

3 years ago
Tonight millions of people will tune-in to ABC to watch a special kids-themed episode of the Shark Tank from 9pm-10pm CST.  Viewers at home will also have a unique opportunity to play and win prizes during the show by scanning the Shark Tank logo (s…
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[GIVEAWAY] Buzz-in to Win a Free Copy of The Doodle Revolution

3 years ago
WHAT IS THE DOODLE REVOLUTION? What did Einstein, JFK, Edison, Marie Curie, and Henry Ford have in common?  They were all inveterate doodlers.  These powerhouse minds knew instinctively that doodling is deep thinking in disguise–a simple, accessi…
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5 Golden Rules of Destination Marketing in 2014

3 years ago
 Today’s travelers is seeking more than the creature comforts and amenities, more than packaged entertainment and big-ticket attractions. As a destination marketer, you have your work cut out for you. Instead of selling one hotel, one attraction, …
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Why Texas Politicians and Craft Beer Go Hand-in-Hand

3 years ago
A politician walks into a bar… OK, we’ll skip the jokes because this is a serious topic that all Texas Craft Beer fans need to know about! Texas’ beer industry has been growing, and the Lone Star State now has more than 400 brewers and …
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Top 5 Mobile Marketing Rules of Success

3 years ago
1. EVOLVE Extend the life and value of your promotional materials by updating the offers in real-time. The time of one off promotions is dead and the dynamic promotion is taking over. This allows your promotions to become as dynamic as your consumers…
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How to Turn your Customers Into Brand Advocates

3 years ago
  Word of mouth, influence marketing and advocate marketing, it’s all the same and it is a powerful tool that is quickly becoming a even more vital means of marketing in the digital age. However, even today, getting your customers to spread th…
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2013 Mobile Marketing Growth Statistics [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
Did you know that 50% of mobile phone users , use mobile as their primary internet source? Or how that by the end of 2013, it was reported that there are more mobile devices on earth than people? These mobile growth statistics are not only shocking,…
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Midland Convention & Visitors Bureau Launches Augmented Reality Campaign Using BestBuzz Image Recognition Technology

3 years ago
The Midland Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) proudly announced the launch of a new augmented reality advertising campaign using image recognition technology. The Midland CVB has partnered with mobile technology compa…
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Mobile Marketing Using Image Recognition Technology Powers The Doodle Revolution Book Launch

3 years ago
For the first time ever, fans will have the power to unlock exclusive content and rewards from authors by using image recognition technology to turn regular book covers into interactive media experiences. Author and TED speaker Sunni Brown has pa…
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9 Solutions to Mobile Marketing Problems Every Small Business Faces

3 years ago
1. The Problem: Your website is not mobile friendly. BestBuzz Small Business Solution: BestBuzz’s platform comes with an easy-to-use HTML5 mobile landing page builder to create a customized mobile friendly page, instantly. The best part is that you…
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What’s All the Buzz About The Doodle Revolution?

3 years ago
The Buzz for The Doodle Revolution is growing.   Have you enlisted yet? The Doodle Revolution is officially launching on January 9, but with all the buzz flying around, it’s clear that the movement has already started.  Business leaders, the …
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Enlist in The Doodle Revolution Using BestBuzz!

3 years ago
Are you ready to report for duty? BestBuzz is. We’ve teamed up with Penguin Group to help enlist soldiers for the Doodle Revolution led by Sunni Brown. What’s the Doodle Revolution? “The Doodle Revolution is a global campaign for visual…
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4 Truths About Mobile Commerce You Need to Know About

3 years ago
The biggest trend in marketing these days is a huge focus on cross channel strategies with a focus on eCommerce. The idea of creating a seamless experience from one channel to the next is what is on a lot of CMO’s minds. However, just apply the qui…
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Carrie Layne Joins Randi Zuckerberg and The Woz at Digital Dallas Summit 2013

3 years ago
Carrie Layne Joins Randi Zuckerberg and Steve Wozniak at Dallas Digital Summit Carrie Layne, Founder and CEO of BestBuzz, is sharing her wisdom at “The Region’s Largest Digital Gathering,” Dallas Digital Summit 2013. Because of her extensive kn…
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Get Buzzed with Carrie Layne on #MobileChat

3 years ago
Join Carrie Layne, CEO of BestBuzz, December 4th, 2013 from 9-10pm EST on #MobileChat. Carrie will be answering all of your burning questions about the current state of mobile and social and how these spaces are playing a pivotal part in the way paid…
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13 Reasons You Should Focus On Mobile Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
This Is Why You Should Focus On Mobile Marketing Are you equipped to market to smartphone users? If not, then today needs to be the day that you start creating a mobile marketing plan to target these potential customers. In the last year alone, smart…
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What are the business benefits of being the #1 trending topic on Twitter?

3 years ago
For the last few months, BestBuzz has been participating in #PrintChat. This Tweetchat happens every Wednesday at 3 PM Central. It is hosted by Deborah Corn from Print Media Center and is attended by people who want to discuss and debate all things …
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20 Shocking Social Media Statistics! [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
Did you know that for every hour a person is online, they spend over 25% of it on social networks? Or how about every month YouTube has nearly 4.5 million hours of video uploaded? These social media statistics are not only shocking, they also give yo…
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3 Smart Tips You Need to Do Now to Maximize your Digital PR Campaigns

3 years ago
Since the introduction of social media, the world of PR is now an ever changing landscape. Opportunities to spread the word about clients have increased immensely and it seems new communication channels present themselves daily. But how do you choose…
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Use Image Recognition to Enhance Your Customers Mobile Experience

3 years ago
At BestBuzz, we use mobile engagement points to connect customers in the physical world to businesses in the digital world. Image Recognition is the PERFECT way to enhance the mobile experience for your customer. Did you know 61% of Americans have s…
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Measure Print Campaign Success and Prove Print is NOT Dead

3 years ago
“Print is dead!”  It’s a cry we have been hearing for the last few years in the print and digital worlds. Although some print may have been replaced by digital methods, we all know that print still has a crucial place in telling people…
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iOS 7 release for the BestBuzz app

3 years ago
With all the iOS 7 release buzz, we wanted to let you know what changes we will be making to our FREE BestBuzz app to ensure it runs smoothly on your beloved Apple smart device. (For those of you who may not know, BestBuzz is an app that  enhances y…
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Women in Wireless – Spotlight On: BestBuzz

3 years ago
Carrie Layne, CEO of BestBuzz, was recently featured in a spotlight piece about our company and the mobile landscape by Women in Wireless. Women in Wireless is a nonprofit organization that empowers and develops female leaders in mobile and digital m…
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32 Tips to Improve Your Social Media Success [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
Social media is the must-have item for businesses these days. But, how do we turn social interactions online into measurable sales? Simply being on Facebook or having followers on Twitter is not enough. If you are going to spend time on these social …
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What Color Is Your Marketing? [INFOGRAPH]

3 years ago
When you understand how different people respond to different colors, you will be able to take advantage of it to get the best out of people. Tones of Red Here are some tones of red. Light Red - Implies joy, passion, sexuality, sensitivity, and love…
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Mobile Shopping Statistics – Are You Ready to Maximize Sales from Mobile Shoppers this Holiday Season?

3 years ago
How are shoppers using their mobile devices in store? More importantly how does this affect your business? How do you make sure your business efforts for the busy holiday shopping season reach and enhance your mobile shoppers? The Google Shopper Mark…
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7 Tips for Social Media Success [INFOGRAPHIC]

3 years ago
Big brands are realizing that social media is “where it’s at” when it comes to engaging with their customers. Facebook ‘likes’ are important, but now brands are needing to show conversions from these channels. Using soc…
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VOTE: What was your favorite summer 2013 song?

3 years ago
The kids are back at school, the temperatures are dropping and the nights are getting longer. As our sun tans fade and our thoughts move to Fall foods and festivities, what is the one song you will hear that will make you smile as you remember the fu…
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Earned vs. Paid Media: An Intro to Viral Marketing

3 years ago
Earned vs. Paid Media, why does it matter? The advent of social media has changed the way businesses talk to their customers. In fact, 93% of marketers use social media for business (WordPress Hosting SEO). Are you using Facebook? Have you seen a c…
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Mobile Marketing Stats for Digital Marketers

3 years ago
  We all know that we need to be in the digital space when it comes to planning our mobile marketing campaigns. But where are your customers in the mobile marketing space? Well recent figures show us many are choosing to use mobile to access the…
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Image recognition brings print to life in the digital world

3 years ago
Connect your print to the digital space with image recognition  Consolidated Graphics (CGX) is North America’s leading general commercial printing company. With 70 printing facilities, 35 fulfillment warehouses and 5 technology centers strateg…
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Is Social Media Design Giving You a Headache?

3 years ago
Whether you are brand new to social media, or were an early adopter, social media design can be quite confusing. You have cover photos, thumbnail images, video preview sizes, the list goes on. To add insult to injury, it is constantly changing, too. …
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How Do I Get a QR Code to Make Me a Winner?

3 years ago
We love our buzzers, and we love to make them winners. A few weeks ago, we gave away 100 free tickets for Taste of Dallas to people who downloaded our free mobile app that scans images and QR codes. This week, we want to make you winners with QR code…
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Increase Car Sales using Digital Marketing

3 years ago
Mobile Marketing in the Automotive World In this mobile and social media focused world, car sales can be increased by turning two-dimensional print ads or billboards into mobile marketing experiences. According to the NADA (National Automobile Dealer…
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How Image Recognition can help you find the BEST restaurant in Dallas

3 years ago
July 12th-14th sees the Taste of Dallas return to Fair Park and we are happy to combine this event with the launch of our new Image Recognition technology. To celebrate the two events, we have prize packs of 4 FREE tickets to Taste of Dallas. These p…
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Use QR Codes to Build Buzz about Social Media Day Events

3 years ago
With the continuously growing presence of social media, it was only a matter of time before Social Media Day was born. As Facebook expands, Twitter explodes, and other social media websites find their niche, this is, officially, the social media gene…
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BestBuzz Uses Image Recognition to Power Integrated Marketing Week 2013

3 years ago
Integrated Marketing Week was powered by BestBuzz’s Image Recognition Technology The BestBuzz team just got back from the first annual Integrated Marketing Week 2013 (IMW 2013) presented by eConsultantcy and Direct Marketing Association (DMA)…
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When is Fathers Day? (Pssst…It’s Sunday June 16th!)

3 years ago
If you are asking “ When is Fathers Day? ”, then we are thinking that you are probably running out of time to get Dad a Father’s Day gift. And if you are running out of time, chances are you want to buy something from your smart-phone and get i…
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Carrie Layne Speaking at Integrated Marketing Week 2013 in New York City

3 years ago
Win Platinum tickets to IMW 2013 in New York June 10-13th What is integrated marketing? It’s a term that has been around since the very late 80’s but in VERY basic terms, make sure your marketing reaches your target audience wherever they are and…
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How to Use QR Codes

4 years ago
QR Codes pack an information punch. These codes are one of many Mobile Entry Points, such as NFC, image recognition, barcodes and SMS Text Messaging. Mobile Entry Points bridge the gap between the physical and digital world when accessed via a mobile…
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BestBuzz Debuts at the MMAF- New York 2013

4 years ago
Carrie Layne, the CEO and founder of BestBuzz, had the opportunity to speak during the Mobile Marketing Association Forum, New York (MMAF-NewYork). Carrie speaks often at marketing events but this was her first time to speak at a Mobile Marketing A…
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Social Rewards Convert Movie Goers

4 years ago
In case you didn’t know, Moviegoers are a great vertical market to target. According to the MPPA In 2010, US Box Office figures were at $10.6 billion, meaning that 222.7 million people went to the movies at least once in 2010 (in the US and Can…
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Recap of the Mobile Marketing Association Forum.

4 years ago
BestBuzz had the pleasure of attending the Mobile Marketing Association Forum last week. We never miss the opportunity to share and learn among the industries best. Here are major “buzz” topics going around the mobile community. Nomophobi…
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Get in the Integrated Mobile Marketing Space with Custom QR codes

4 years ago
QR codes; those funny little square things you see placed innocuously on product packaging and in glossy magazine ads. They appear on shelves next to products in supermarkets, car dealerships and home improvement stores. But do you know what they do?…
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BestBuzz Powers Now You See Me Movie Promotion

4 years ago
Ever wondered how everyone gets free passes to see a movie before its release date? Well, wonder no more because BestBuzz has the answer! Simply text MOVIE to 63566 to download the BestBuzz app on your smartphone (available on Apple, Android, Window…
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Image Recognition: What You See is Only Half of What You Get!

4 years ago
  The future is now! Image recognition hit the mainstream with the launch of Google Googles in 2010.  The idea? Pointing your smartphone at an object in order to recognize and learn about what’s in your view. Currently, image recognition…
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May the Fourth Be With You – and Your Star Wars QR Code

4 years ago
May the Fourth is just another day to non Star Wars folks, but to closet Jedi’s everywhere, May the Fourth (be with you) is a day to celebrate the beloved Star Wars movies in a way only geeks can. As technology advances and Star Wars gatherings bec…
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How Integrated Mobile Marketing Will Maximize Your Cinco de Mayo Campaign

4 years ago
Cinco de Mayo is known throughout the USA as a day to go out and drink copious amounts of tequila, fill your belly with Fajitas and celebrate all things Mexican. For businesses and brands, it is also an excellent way to have fun with your customers a…
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How Ocean Prime uses QR Codes in their Restaurant Marketing Strategy

4 years ago
Lunch at Ocean Prime is always delicious and filling, so after eating just enough to still be productive at work, our team member asked for a take-out bag. When she got back to the office, I was happy to see the take-out bag had a QR Code on it, I…
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BestBuzz CEO Carrie Layne Slated to Speak at Integrated Marketing Week in June

4 years ago
Carrie Layne, CEO and founder of BestBuzz, presents “How to build a fully integrated marketing campaign in 10 minutes” at Integrated Marketing Week in New York on June 12, 2013. Carrie will present the three simple steps to launch campaigns using…
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Carrie Layne is Spreading the Word about Mobile Marketing to Tech Cocktail & at the ROW Summit

4 years ago
Word of Mouth Goes Digital We all know that word of mouth is the best form of advertising a business can ask for, but in this fast-pace, multi-tasking society, not many people have time to sit and chat. These days people tend to post, tweet or pin…
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Tech Cocktail: Partner With BestBuzz to Stimulate and Track Digital Buzz for Your Brand

4 years ago
BestBuzz was featured on Tech Cocktail April 2, 2013. Link to the original article is here. “Every business owner will tell you that word-of-mouth is the best form of advertising,” says Carrie Layne, CEO and founder of BestBuzz. The problem Layn…
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BestBuzz QR Codes Power Big Texas Beer Fest

4 years ago
The Big Texas Beer Fest is back and better than ever.  The event, which was founded last year by beer aficionados and husband and wife team,  Chad and Nellie Montgomery,  will be held in the Automotive Building at Fair Park on April 6th. The event…
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Scan QR Codes with the BestBuzz app to Vote for The Best of Big D Today

4 years ago
Today is the last day to support local businesses in Dallas by voting in D Magazine’s “The Best of Big D.”  By now you have likely seen The Best of Big D 2013 signs around town with those funny little black-and-white squares.  The…
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Barcodes to Custom QR Codes

4 years ago
QR codes can be found all over the place.  However,  you may not know what many techy folks have known about  for years; What QR Codes do and how useful they are. Here is a quick breakdown of the evolution of barcodes to custom qr codes to catch y…
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Win at Deep Ellum Arts Festival with a QR Code

4 years ago
Free Festival The most anticipated event of the year, the 19th annual Deep Ellum Arts Festival, transforms six city blocks of Main Street in the Deep Ellum entertainment district into a spectacular visual and performing arts festival featuring 200 ju…
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New Media Art Discussion with Brittany Ransom

4 years ago
New Media Art Discussion with Britttany Ransom, Assistant Professor of Digital/Hybrid Media and Video Art at Southern Methodist University.…
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BestBuzz Shakes Up the AAF Dallas – ADDYs

4 years ago
BestBuzz, the leader in Mobile Marketing and Social Reward technology was once again asked to power onsite voting at the AAF Dallas – 2013 Dallas ADDY Awards on February 20th, 2013 at the stunning Hyatt Regency in Dallas, TX. Five hundred atten…
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Access All Areas for The Oscars 2013

4 years ago
Sunday February 24th 2013 see’s the 85th Academy Awards, which for the first time will officially be called The Oscars 2013 in an attempt by organizers to reinvigorate the Hollywood event. Oscar fever is gathering momentum and this year more than e…
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Get Buzzed with us on National Margarita Day

4 years ago
February 22nd is National Margarita Day and superbly National Margarita Day 2013 falls on a Friday! We all know it’s, 5 O’clock Somewhere, so before you get your Margarita thirst on we wanted to show you the top 5 places to get the BEST M…
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Buzzing Definitions: Digital Marketing Acronyms

4 years ago
We live in a world of Twitter, texting and not enough time so of course we must live with acronyms. But what do all of these digital marketing acronyms mean? Econsultancy released a list of 100 frequently used digital marketing acronyms and today we …
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QR Codes get Fashionable at Fashion Week 2013

4 years ago
These days QR Codes are not just for McDonald’s or ketchup bottles. During the 2013 Fashion Week in New York they found their way to the runway and are now part of the latest fashion trends by the likes of Vivenne Tam and Dita Von Teese. Vivien…
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Interesting digital marketing and responsive design stats

4 years ago
What does responsive design mean to you on mobile? According to Smashing Magazine, responsive design is the approach that suggests that design and development should respond to the user’s behavior and environment based on screen size, platform and…
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Let BestBuzz be your QR code on Valentines Day

4 years ago
Valentines Day is either one of the Happiest Days of the year for you, or you just want to hide your head under the covers until February 15th when all the Hershey’s Kisses are half price. Today is the day when the mail service creaks to deli…
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Tech Cocktail supports the Dallas Startup Buzz

4 years ago
Tech Cocktail and Startup America joined forces last night to support and honor The Hottest Startups in Dallas, Texas.  The event was buzzing as media, investors, job seekers, and entrepreneurs gathered at the hottest co-working space in Deep Ellum,…
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Bryan Street Tavern is already “BUZZ”ing the Super Bowl Sunday Winners

4 years ago
On Sunday February 3rd 2013, Super Bowl XLVII hits New Orleans to host the end of season clash between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens.  New Orleans is without doubt party central of the South and will make an excellent host city. B…
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Mobile Engagement Points – UPC Barcodes

4 years ago
UPC Barcodes If your product has a UPC bar code it can be used to maximize interaction with your customers. CPG brands can add a communication layer to entice customers in to an engaging purchase experience or offers and rewards. If need be full prod…
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Mobile Engagement Points – Image Recognition

4 years ago
Image Recognition Accessed through a smartphone, image recognition allows people to scan your brand, logo or product and enter them in to engaging mobile marketing experience that provides exclusive content, amazing offers and promotions while creati…
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Mobile Engagement Points – QR Codes

4 years ago
QR CODES Quick Response codes (QR Codes) pack an information punch. These codes are one of many Mobile Entry Points that can be accessed via a smartphone.  Even though most QR Codes have the same generic black and white look, don’t be deceived; n…
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Mobile Engagement Points – NFC

4 years ago
NFC NFC is a way for smartphone owners to engage with their favorite brands using Near Field Communication. The NFC chip is embedded into marketing materials such as posters and can be swiped with Android phones. These tags can be placed on products …
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NYC Gets Buzzed for Mobile FirstLook Conference 2013

4 years ago
BestBuzz are known as the leaders in Mobile Marketing and Social Reward technology. So naturally, BestBuzz CEO, Carrie Layne, and CTO, Howard Brawdy are in New York City this week, along with major brands like Coca-Cola, Sephora, Nissan, Museum of Mo…
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Cadillac Case Study

4 years ago
Download the Cadillac Case Study   BestBuzz is Easy Mobile Marketing! Learn how BestBuzz Helped Raise Money for Team Escalade Texas Challenge Charity Campaign.   See problems, goals and solutions for this event that raised money for 6 chari…
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Dominos Case Study

4 years ago
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS WHEN BESTBUZZ POWERS A CAMPAIGN FOR A RESTAURANT GIANT IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS BESTBUZZ REACHED A ENTIRE ISLAND TO GENERATE BUZZ FOR DOMINO’S DOMINO’S SUPER BOWL GIVEAWAY Domino’s Pizza wanted to do a promotion cent…
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MathAlive Case Study

4 years ago
Download the MathAlive Case Study     Mobile Marketing for Events Learn how BestBuzz helped spread the word about the MathAlive event with Raytheon See problems, goals and solutions for marketing the MathAlive event. Learn how a QR code lea…
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The Taste of Dallas Case Study

4 years ago
Download the Taste of Dallas 2011 case study     Mobile Marketing for Events Learn how BestBuzz helped spread the word about a beloved Dallas event and increase pre-event sales by 700% at Albertson’s locations. See problems, goals and sol…
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The Village Case Study

4 years ago
Download The Village Case Study Mobile Marketing for Retail Learn how BestBuzz helped make The Village a successful shopping and dining destination See problems, goals and solutions for marketing these retail outlets and restaurants. Learn how a QR c…
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Men In Black Tequila Case Study

4 years ago
SEE HOW BESTBUZZ POWERED THE LAUNCH OF MAN IN BLACK TEQUILA Man In Black Tequila The Governor of the Heart of Texas, Kinky Friedman launched a new tequila named Man In Black Tequila. He knew his was the best tequila out there, but how did he stand ou…
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Dallas Mavs Case Study

4 years ago
Download Dallas Mavericks Case Study   BestBuzz is Easy Mobile Marketing! Learn how the Dallas Mavericks gained FaceBook fans during a playoff ticket giveaway promotion powered by BestBuzz. See sucessful social media marketing. Learn about soci…
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Calling all Dallas Little Monsters! Scan QR Code and win Lady Gaga Tickets.

4 years ago
The Lady Gaga Tour comes to Dallas, Texas on January 29, 2013 at the American Airlines Center and BestBuzz has a promotion that all you “Little Monsters” out there will not be able to resist. That’s right, BestBuzz, the leader in Mobile Marketi…
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Now You See Me Case Study

4 years ago
Download the Now You See Me Movie Case Study     Mobile Marketing for Movies Learn how BestBuzz helped spread the word about the Now You See Me Movie promotion in Dallas. See problems, goals and solutions for marketing the Now You See Me Mo…
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Baker’s Ribs Case Study

4 years ago
Download the Baker’s Ribs Case Study     Mobile Marketing for Restaurants Learn how BestBuzz helped spread the word when a well known Dallas restaurant changed location.   See problems, goals and solutions for marketing this rest…
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Tech Cocktail: 10 Motivation Strategies For Entrepreneurs Featured Carrie Layne, CEO of BestBuzz

4 years ago
Carrie Layne, CEO of BestBuzz was featured in this article by Tech Cocktail writer Kira M. Newman on Jan. 3, 2013. The original article can be found here. Motivation is elusive. Some days we’re pounding the keyboard, brainstorming ideas, and jabber…
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It’s the End of the World As We Know It: Are you prepared?

4 years ago
In order to prepare for the end of the world on Friday, December 21st, 2012, the BestBuzz team wanted to make sure you were fully prepared…to sing this song by REM. PREDICTION:  It’s the End of the World As We Know It (and I Feel Fine)…
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QR Codes Help Feed America With Social Good Buzz

4 years ago
‘Tis the season to give back, so BestBuzz has come up with a creative social good campaign in an effort to feed the hungry for the holidays through Feeding America. With the hustle and bustle during the holidays, we sometimes get too busy an…
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Win iPad Mini by Scanning QR code with the BestBuzz App

4 years ago
  The iPad mini is the latest tech gadget from Apple and it is sure to be on everyone’s holiday list this year.  But wouldn’t it be great if you could save $400 and win your very own iPad mini just by scanning a QR code with the fre…
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Win pre-screen passes for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

4 years ago
Unless you have been living in Middle Earth for the last few weeks, you will know that The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is due to be released across the United States on December 14th 2012. But why wait until then to see it when you can Buzz-In and …
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Word of Mouth Crash Course Wrap Up

5 years ago
Last Thursday, the folks at Word of Mouth hosted the Word of Mouth Crash Course in Austin, TX. Hundreds of people from various industries gathered at the new AT&T conference center in the heart of the University of Texas campus to hear real-life …
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Graphics Groups Case Study

5 years ago
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Why I Hate QR Codes!

5 years ago
Well, why I hate normal QR codes. Let me clarify.. I’ve seen a lot of less-than-thought-out uses of QR codes in marketing. More times than I’d like to count, I’ve scanned a QR code and had it take me to a page that was not optimized…
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The Fame Game

5 years ago
Have you played The Fame Game on Twitter yet? The idea is simple: if you had 20 million followers for one day only, what would you say?  The game works like a lottery. The more people who sign up, the closer everyone gets to 20 million fans. It̵…
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Upcoming Networking Opportunities

5 years ago
Looking for some networking opportunities in Dallas tonight? BestBuzz CEO & Founder Carrie Layne will be speaking at the DFW Social Media MeetUp tonight! Join us to hear all the buzz about Integrating Social Media & Mobile Marketing: bit.ly/D…
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2012 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Details

5 years ago
Will you be donning green and braving the streets of Dallas for the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade tomorrow? Greenville Ave. will be the place to be tomorrow from the early hours of Saturday morning, all the way into the wee hours of Sunday. T…
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Infinite Jets use the Tradewinds to travel from SXSW to Dallas

5 years ago
  The Infinite Jets  are from Charlottesville, VA  and will be coming to Dallas after being in  SXSW. They will be playing at the Tradewinds Social Club with The Chiefs (Dallas) and the River Monks on Saturday, March 17. The band are tourin…
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Get Buzz’d at SXSW

5 years ago
Did you know? We officially launched BestBuzz at last year’s first annual SXSW ‘Appy’ Hour kickoff. SXSW holds a special place in BestBuzz history, and we’re so excited to be hosting another ‘APPY’ hour kickoff par…
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BestBuzz’s ADDY Awards Take-Over

5 years ago
Every year, the best of the best in the world of advertising is celebrated at the ADDY awards. At this years’ Dallas ADDY awards on Thursday, February 9th, BestBuzz got to mingle with the creme de la creme of advertising, hob nob with the hotte…
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Sweet Deals from our Sweet Sponsors-Valentine’s Day Giveaway

5 years ago
We have 10 amazing sponsors who have donated some pretty sweet valentine’s day gifts  for our Valentine’s Day Giveaway, and we’d like to tell you a bit about some of their special offers! In Bloom Flowers – This month, “…
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Happy TX OU Weekend!

5 years ago
Buzz your team to victory!  Hook ‘Em Horns or Boomer Sooner? Scan the code to show your support, and see who’s winning: www.TXOUBUZZ.com…
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BestBuzz Partners with Cadillac for Team Escalade Texas Campaign

5 years ago
BestBuzz is donating its services to create positive buzz about the six non-profits competing for a $150K media grant being offered by Cadillac through its awareness campaign called Team Escalade Texas. When using the BestBuzz mobile app, the non-pro…
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Kirby’s Southlake is Ready For Restaurant Week (and Beyond)!

5 years ago
While KRLD Restaurant Week runs predominantly throughout the proper Dallas geographical realm of the restaurant universe.   Many fine establishments that lie just beyond the city limits take part in the beloved tradition that helps not only diners …

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