Segmentation

5 Tips For Post-Second Purchase Loyalty Campaigns

Too many marketers will nurture their shoppers up until the point when they make their first purchase, then pat themselves on the back and cease engaging with them. But a marketer’s job is by no means done just because a…

How and When to Send an At-Risk Campaign

When a previously-active shopper goes cold, you send a campaign to try and re-engage them – it’s a no-brainer. But it’s a mistake to try to re-engage all “cold” shoppers the same way. A shopper who hasn’t engaged with your…

Web Push Best Practices

Thanks to its “real real-time” nature, web push is one of the most effective ways for marketers to engage customers as they shop and deliver time-sensitive information. Not to mention, it’s something customers want – marketers who have deployed web…

How to Focus Your Customer Acquisition on Higher-Value Shoppers

Even the most savvy digital marketers struggle with determining how to allocate their marketing budget intelligently, in a way that allows them to see the highest returns on investment without being saddled with equally high costs of acquisition. Marketers know…

How Overstock Used Omnichannel Segmentation to Acquire Higher-Value Shoppers

As shoppers move away from traditional brick-and-mortar stores and are increasingly found on digital channels, brands need to figure out how to best allocate their annual marketing budget to accommodate this surge. This is a task that’s only made more…

Segmenting Your Shoppers For Higher-Value Customer Acquisition

Internet Retailer recently published an article called “The Knowledge Gap” in their April 2017 issue. The article discussed how today’s top retailers are able to deliver more personalized messaging and gain an edge over their competitors in terms of how…

6 Dos and Don’ts of Winback Campaigns

It’s a marketer’s worst nightmare: for whatever reasons, a once active customer has stopped engaging with your brand entirely. Maybe it’s been over six months, or maybe even a year, but either way the relationship has gone cold and you…

Why and How to Stop Batch-and-Blast Marketing

During the Thanksgiving sales period, we performed an audit of Black Friday/Cyber Monday emails sent over a 6-day period from 26 different brands. This audit was intended to understand holiday email trends and best practices, as well as to uncover…

The Problem With Using Online Campaigns to Drive Brick-and-Mortar Traffic

As marketers wrap up campaigns for 2016’s Thanksgiving sales, retailers are citing record lows for in-store traffic on Black Friday this year. Customers are increasingly moving online to complete their holiday shopping, and what was previously one of the biggest…

Using Segmentation to Drive Brick-and-Mortar Sales

A key part of driving customer lifetime value is using your knowledge about what customers want to make targeted and personalized recommendations for future engagement. When marketers are able to capture and understand both historical and real-time customer behaviors, it…