Why Read This
Social media is now embedded in every aspect of the customer journey — from ratings and reviews to "like" buttons to tweets. The opportunity for interactive marketing has evolved from building individual social applications to using social media to enhance a wide variety of marketing channels, including established interactive channels like display media and search marketing and even more traditional marketing like TV advertising and in-store marketing. To create the biggest sales and brand impact per dollar spent on social media, interactive marketers should work across marketing teams to incorporate social media at every stage of the customer life cycle.
Tags: B2C eCommerce, Brand & Product Web Sites, Customer Experience Management, Customer Journey, Digital Marketing, eCommerce, Email Marketing & RSS, Loyalty Marketing, Multichannel Customer Experience, Online Shopping, Search Marketing, Social Computing, Social Marketing, Social Media, Web 2.0