Tag Archives: Big Data

Reductio Ad Absurdum

MediaPost has a great cartoon in today’s entry of Stan Mack’s Real MAD – True Tails from Inside the Ad Biz series. In it, we see a hapless AdTech salesperson trying to offer solutions to a rather clueless brand CEO. … Continue reading

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Effective Analytics Requires Actual Analysis, not Just Tools or Data

In a previous post we examined business’ new-found love of metrics & analytics data in their quest to prove the efficacy of marketing programs, specifically initiatives around social media and other popular initiatives long on buzz but short on proven … Continue reading

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Analytics Today – a Flood of Tools and Data, a Dearth of Insight

Digital marketing practitioners seem to have rediscovered their love of metrics & analytics of late. As a result, witness the current flurry of activity in this space. One suspects this is partly a result of business beginning to question the … Continue reading

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