Tag Archives: digital marketing

October 2018 Local Listing Management Roundup

Another month has passed, which means more developments in the world of Local Listing Management. This time we’ve seen some major changes with minor consequences, minor changes with major consequences—and a significant (if inevitable) demise that even casual users should note. Google shuts down Google+ Remember that massive push Google made for their own social […]

Adobe Digital Experience Makers: 5 Key Takeaways

Adobe’s Vancouver edition of the Digital Experience Makers event was a roaring success with more than 180 digital leaders from over 50 unique brands—including Best Buy, Lululemon, MEC, and many more—coming together at the TELUS Garden Tower. Right from the start, there was a positive, collaborative energy throughout the Tower as a diverse mix of […]

Why Good Stories Are Not Enough

As marketers, our job is to tell great stories that help move people to action. But, in an age of content oversaturation, a great story is no longer enough to keep make people open, read, and act on our emails. To create any kind of impact, you need to be sure you’re not only telling […]

Why Brands Need to Win the Battle for Local Consumers

Marketing has always been about connecting brands to consumers. With the growth of digital, the channel mix (search, social, display) grew and brands began to talk about “omni-channel” and delivering “cross-channel experiences”. But some brands neglected to include their stores as part of this omni-channel experience and some have paid the ultimate price.  You only […]

eTail Nordic: The Future of Voice Search

The DAC team have returned from their Copenhagen trip, feeding back that it was a fantastic event. A word from our VP Client Strategy, Nasser Sahlool: Thank you to everyone that made it out to Copenhagen for the eTail™ Nordic conference, and to those that connected with the DAC team of Koen Smeets, Tim Maicher […]

Google’s Birthday Updates: 6 Changes You Need to Know

Google turned 20 last month (let that sink in for a moment…). To celebrate, they released a series of updates intended to represent a “fundamental transformation” in how we think about search. We assume there was birthday cake, too. The key changes are focused on personalising the search journey and enhancing visual search using AI […]

How to Master Local Search in a Mobile-First World

The digital landscape has changed. We now live in a mobile-first world. Mobile traffic will drive 75% of global Internet usage in 2017, and this will grow to 80% by 2018 (Zenith 2016). It’s not just videos and social media, either: 60% of all search queries now take place on mobile devices. But: mobile doesn’t […]

Our Latest Recruit: Emily Schaffer

Today we are introducing our latest recruit to the team: Emily Schaffer, who is joining us as a Marketing Assistant. AG: Who are you? ES: I’m the lucky new marketing assistant who managed to secure a placement for my third year of university with Ambergreen. I am originally from Musselburgh, so I’m already familiar with the beautiful […]

The Experience Economy & How It Affects Your Online Presence

Since the recession, there has been a change in how consumers view what is worth their money. We now prioritise ‘doing stuff’ more than ‘buying stuff.’ As the economy has shifted, so has how we demonstrate our status. Rather than posting pictures of what we have bought, we instead share pictures of our holiday. This […]

How to Rank Position 0 on Google

In this post, we’re going to teach you how to rank Position 0 on Google. . . . wait, what? You’re probably familiar with search engine results pages, or SERPs. On Google, paid ads appear at the top, and organic listings appear underneath, starting with Position 1. Over the past couple of years, however, Google […]