Mobile devices represent an exciting new frontier in patient care. Smartphone apps help promote healthy behaviors and provide more ready access to medical information. Unlike many aspects of care, however, the mobile health industry is largely untamed and regulated. But that's about to change.
Attribution modeling allows marketers the ability to learn what channels website visitors interacted with prior to completing a conversion. But simply configuring a tool, such as Google Analytics Multi-Channel Funnels, only solves half your problem. Even when you know all the channels involved in the conversion cycle, how do you properly assign credit?
Let's face it - "I know half of my marketing dollars are wasted, I just don't know which half" is no longer accepted the way it used to be. Boardrooms are demanding to know exactly what gains were produced as a result of their online marketing investment. If you need to calculate the economic value of your digital marketing initiatives, where do you begin?
According to a recent survey conducted by Ad Age of nearly 600 marketers, content marketing is now consuming 12 percent of marketers' budgets - a figure that is projected to grow in the coming year as 55 percent of marketers report their content-marketing budgets are expected to increase.