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Douglas Karr

Douglas Karr is the founder of The Marketing Technology Blog. Doug is the CMO of CircuPress and CEO of DK New Media, an agency specializing in assisting marketing technology companies with their inbound marketing - leveraging social media, blogging, search engine optimization, pay per click and public relations. Their clients include Angie's List, GoDaddy, Mindjet and many more. Douglas is also the author of Corporate Blogging for Dummies.

August, 2016

  • 28 August

    MBO16 Digital Marketing Conference | Indianapolis | September 15, 2016

    MBO16 Digital Marketing Conference

    We’re proud to be a sponsor of this year’s MBO16 Digital Marketing Conference in our home city of Indianapolis, Indiana. Now in its 9th year, MBO16, will bring together hundreds of the region’s leading digital marketers and business leaders to …

  • 28 August

    LeadPages: Deploy Beautiful, Responsive Landing Pages in Minutes

    Landing Page Platform

    LeadPages is a landing page platform that allows you to publish templated, responsive landing pages To Facebook, WordPress or your own site with just a few clicks. With LeadPages, you can easily create sales pages, welcome gates, landing pages, launch …

  • 28 August

    6 Key Performance Metrics for Customer Satisfaction

    Customer satisfaction metrics

    Years ago, I worked for a company that tracked their call volume in customer service. If their call volume increased and the time per call was reduced, they’d celebrate their success. The problem was that they weren’t successful at all. …

  • 27 August

    Digimind: Social Media Analytics for the Enterprise

    Digimind is leading SaaS social media monitoring and competitive intelligence company utilized by enterprise companies and the agencies working with them. The company offers multiple solutions: Digimind Social – for understanding your audience, measuring your social marketing ROI, and analyzing …

  • 26 August

    11 Poor Email Practices to Avoid Unless You Want Angry Subscribers

    Bad Behavior

    Digital Third Coast worked with Reachmail to identify the most egregious behaviors and worst practices exhibited by email marketers. The infographic they designed links each behavior to a memorable pop culture character to help marketers remember and associate the poor …

  • 26 August

    The Customer Journey and Optimove Retention Automation


    One of the fascinating, more advanced technologies I got to see at the IRCE was Optimove. Optimove is web-based software used by customer marketers and retention experts to grow their online businesses through their existing customers. The software combines the art of marketing with …

  • 26 August

    CoffeeSender: Send a Starbucks Gift Card with One Click

    Send Starbucks from Salesforce

    Besides my ulcer, who doesn’t love Starbucks? We’ve written before that sometimes it’s the little things you do that have the most impact. Since you can’t turn around in most communities without seeing a Starbucks, and Starbucks is fairly synonymous …

  • 25 August

    Monetizer: Monetize your Remnant, Geo-redirect or Exit Traffic


    Believe it or not, every visitor to your site is not a prospect. If you’ve monetized your site with third-party ads, those advertisement platforms need conversion rates to be healthy and display ads to the relevant visitors. The number of …

  • 25 August

    4 Barriers to a Successful Marketing Automation Implementation

    Marketing Automation Barriers to Success

    While we love supporting our sponsors and colleagues in the martech industry, we are still vendor agnostic when it comes to most solutions. The reason isn’t what we don’t believe some platforms are better than the other, there are definitely …

  • 24 August

    IndyBigData Conference | Indianapolis | September 1, 2016

    Big Data

    This year’s IndyBigData Conference will be focused on creating a big data culture of success and exploring topics such as thinking and doing things differently than you or your organization have ever done before. Another important piece of the Conference …

  • 24 August

    Google Analytics Launches Data Studio (Beta)

    Google Analytics Report Data Visualization

    Google Analytics has launched Data Studio, a companion to analytics for building reports and dashboards. Google Data Studio (beta) provides everything you need to turn your data into beautiful, informative reports that are easy to read, easy to share, and …

  • 24 August

    The Do’s and Don’ts of Writing Effective Prospecting Emails

    Brett Evans

    Brett Evans is a great resource to our agency and we wanted to share some of his talent with our audience. Brett recently wrote about writing compelling cold emails and we wanted to share some of his do’s and don’ts …