Tag Archives: digital marketing

3 chatbot myths you can stop believing

Chatbots are disrupting the digital experience, fundamentally changing the way businesses interact with their audiences online. Although originally pioneered for use on ecommerce platforms, this digital technology is fast becoming a popular customer-engagement tool in a wide variety of industries—especially as the pandemic drives consumers online. As their use becomes commonplace, it’s time to dispel […]

Round table recap: Marketing leaders share their pandemic insights

The word “disruption” has taken on new meaning for businesses amid the COVID-19 pandemic. It no longer refers to iconoclast brands tearing up industry norms, but to the fact that the pandemic has reset organisational plans and strategies all over the world—and reinvented marketers’ roles in the process. To discuss those changing roles and understand […]

How to woo your local customers this Valentine’s Day

Building awareness. Converting leads. Nurturing loyalty. Digital marketing can seem like a never-ending courtship, but it might be easier than you think to keep your local customers in love with your brand—or, more importantly, in love with their local store. With a little effort and planning, you can keep the home fires burning between you […]

Oscars 2020: Retail marketing lessons from the red carpet

The Oscars are back! As usual, we’re not content to simply predict the winners and losers of the Best Picture race. The real big question on everyone’s mind is: who will be the best- and worst-dressed stars on the red carpet this year?  As digital obsessives and avid pop culture consumers, we tend to watch […]

From dragons to data: How to prepare for marketing in 2020

According to Reign of Fire, Britain will become a post-apocalyptic (maybe even post-Brexit?) wasteland in 2020, and we will be facing a desperate showdown with fire-breathing dragons as they threaten to wipe out humanity once and for all. Pacific Rim, on the other hand, predicted that 2020 will bring significant leaps in giant-robot warfare and […]

Behind the Headlines: Looking at another pizza the problem

Another week, another tale of woe from our embattled high street. This time, we learned that PizzaExpress could follow in the footsteps of Jamie’s Italian and Thomas Cook with the astonishing news that the company was at risk of going under. It ended 2018 with a staggering £1.1bn of debt, resulting in the company spending […]

Dust Off The Tux! We’re Finalists for 3 OMMA Awards

They say good things come in threes, don’t they? We couldn’t agree more after MediaPost named DAC a finalist in not one, not two, but three categories at the 2019 OMMA Awards. Our longstanding partnership with Fit4Less—one of North America’s leading low-cost gyms—has been recognised with a nomination for the OMMA Award for Website: Pharma/Health/Wellness, […]

DAC’s Own Felicia DelVecchio Wins Search Marketer of the Year 2019

We’re delighted to congratulate our very own Director of Digital Media, Felicia DelVecchio, on her big win at this year’s Search Engine Land Awards. Named Search Marketer of the Year, Felicia has been recognised for leading DAC’s award-winning SEM program with Bridgestone—an engagement of unprecedented scale and complexity. Felicia’s dedication to the Bridgestone account has […]

May 2019 LPM Roundup

This past month, Google made a number of changes to their search engine results pages (SERPs). They’ve been naturally integrated so most users will have no issue adopting them—some may not even notice that this wasn’t the way things always were. Although the changes feel seamless, they are still going to have an important impact […]

DAC Announces a New Local Listings Management Tool: Google Ranking Plus

We’re excited to announce the launch of our latest product, Google Ranking Plus. This tool is like no other offered in the local search market. It allows business managers to factor in proximity as a key ranking factor in their search analytics. To coincide with the ubiquity of smartphones, Google’s algorithm is set up to […]