October 31st 2016
Five years ago today, on Halloween, I was headed to London to keynote my second conference there in five months. I’m on a runway again, so its a natural time to how much our thinking about digital business has changed – and where that puts us for the next big areas of digital innovation.
June 15th 2015
The Apple Watch is a watershed product because it is a masterful consumerization of technology, and it begins to show how industries and our lives may change living among an Internet of Things.
July 23rd 2013
Apple’s new Logic Pro and Logic Remote shows an evolving mobile architecture in which the user interface to services is the high ground of business.
February 9th 2013
Hold the phone – the Internet has delivered another slug of civilized goodness: Plow Me. The best web apps change service model design, here’s how Plow Me sets out to do just that.
February 7th 2012
Here’s a taste of my latest thinking on Customer Experience Marketing as a unifying force in both business and digital marketing. I’m sharing this today at the Online Marketing Summit in San Diego, and would love to get your thoughts on this.
February 6th 2012
Sales of smart phones and tablets are now eclipsing PC sales, and smart marketers are lining to connect with this always on audience on their own terms. My ISITE Design colleague, Gene Ehrbar, and I have put together a half day Mobile Marketing Boot Camp which we’re sharing here in San Diego. Come get a preview!
June 15th 2011
Imaging writing a blog like this about the Future of Digital Marketing, and then discovering that hundreds of the best brand marketers in Europe are getting together for a conference with that exact title. So, this week I’m in London visiting with agencies and brands about the future of their digital businesses. Thanks to everyone [...]
May 31st 2011
Sometimes “not getting it” is the exactly right viewer experience for those who are “out of segment”. Witness Axe body spray, Friskies iPad app for cats, and the wisdom of Phil Johnson.
May 12th 2011
Last night I was with Microsoft Online Services President, Qi Lu, who shared Microsoft’s view of the web’s future. Microsoft’s Skype purchases fits within a set of strategic themes that reflect how Microsoft sees its self and the digital landscape.
May 3rd 2011
If you knew which customers were making decisions right at the store shelf, or on a showroom floor, would you talk to them differently than someone doing research from home?
Of course. Increasingly marketers are reaching shoppers through mobile devices as they make retail choices in stores. There’s a huge opportunity for digital marketing to come “inside the store” to provide realtime air support to help win sales.