Enilon Blog

The How and Why of Geotargeting

Geotargeted advertising is one of the more exceptional examples of marketing and technology working together. Geotargeting is essentially the act of serving a targeted ad to an individual based on their location. Anyone who enables location sharing on their mobile device can be exposed to this form of advertising. If your target resides in (or […]

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So Your Office is Going Remote…

More and more companies these days are instituting some form of a work-from-home policy whereby employees can work, as the name implies, from their home, or in fact anywhere with a decent internet connection. Enilon has recently instituted a 100% WFH/Remote policy – with a few caveats (mandatory attendance meetings, client-facing meetings, happy hour, etc…) […]

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Email Marketing: It All Started 40 Years Ago

The concept of email marketing first appeared in 1978, thanks in part to Gary Thuerk, a marketing manager working at Digital Equipment Corporation, who sent the first unsolicited email with the hope of selling something, to 400 unsuspecting recipients who were using ARPANET, one of the first iterations of what we now know as the Internet. […]

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Dayparting Your Media Budget

Do you shop for sweaters in August? Plan your summer vacation in July? Do you search for the best ribeye near you at 5 am? Outliers excluded, most of us think about sweaters when the weather calls for it, plan our summer vacations months in advance, and few of us dive into a 72-ounce bone-in […]

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Why This 47-Year-Old Ogilvy Ad Is Relevant Today

“The more things change, the more they stay the same.” – Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr David Ogilvy, who some consider the father of advertising, created some of the most successful campaigns in history. Today we’re focusing on this absolute gem of a long-form advert outlining his namesake agency’s ability to answer The Big Question: His extensive […]

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4 Simple Steps to Prevent Facebook Ads Manager Phishing

Ah phishing, the time-honored practice of sending people fake emails that look *almost* legit in an effort to garner anything from PINs to login credentials & passwords. While this type of “hack” has been around for decades, it shouldn’t be dismissed. With every advance we make in security, those who don’t give up on their […]

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Setting Up For Successful E-Commerce

E-commerce. What was once something as simple as posting your product catalog and installing a payment gateway has now become – like all things in the digital marketing world – a cross-departmental component of a higher-level growth initiative. Suppose you’ve yet to enter the world of e-commerce? Maybe you’re wanting to revamp your current e-commerce […]

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Declared Data vs. Inferred Data

Not all data is created equal. As data privacy continues to evolve, from GDPR to CCPA, how we approach data collection as marketers is more crucial than ever. Additionally, with these initiatives and changes in consumer opinion, the relevance – and in turn value – of various forms of data will inevitably change. Two major […]

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What The CCPA Means For You

First, a little backstory on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for those who’ve been living under an analog rock… The GDPR was drafted and implemented to grant citizens of the EU control over their personal data. This law applies to all organizations, regardless of location, that conduct business in the EU, specifically the European Economic […]

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Google Rebranding: What Does It Mean For Me?

Change is good. Change is scary. You may have heard Google recently announce they’re retiring the AdWords & DoubleClick brands. Before panic and fear sets in, and you start reevaluating your ad strategy, take comfort in the fact that this is simply a rebranding and not a fundamental change to the platforms themselves. Google’s SVP […]

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