Data Driven Marketing For Dummies

Book description

Embrace data and use it to sell and market your products

Data is everywhere and it keeps growing and accumulating. Companies need to embrace big data and make it work harder to help them sell and market their products. Successful data analysis can help marketing professionals spot sales trends, develop smarter marketing campaigns, and accurately predict customer loyalty. Data Driven Marketing For Dummies helps companies use all the data at their disposal to make current customers more satisfied, reach new customers, and sell to their most important customer segments more efficiently.

  • Identifying the common characteristics of customers who buy the same products from your company (or who might be likely to leave you)

  • Tips on using data to predict customer purchasing behavior based on past performance

  • Using customer data and marketing analytics to predict when customers will purchase certain items

  • Information on how data collected can help with merchandise planning

  • Breaking down customers into segments for easier market targeting

  • Building a 360 degree view of a customer base

Data Driven Marketing For Dummies assists marketing professionals at all levels of business in accelerating sales through analytical insights.

Table of contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Table of Contents
  4. Introduction
  5. Part I: Getting Started with Data Driven Marketing
    1. Chapter 1: Data Driven Marketing 101: It's All About the Customer
    2. Chapter 2: Communicating Directly with Your Customers
    3. Chapter 3: The Forest for the Trees: Where Is the Customer in All That Data?
    4. Chapter 4: Using and Managing Your Customer Contact Information
    5. Chapter 5: Getting Your Message Out: Marketing Campaign Basics
  6. Part II: Digging Deeper into Your Data: Analytics
    1. Chapter 6: You're Going to Need a Geek: Introduction to Analyzing Data
    2. Chapter 7: Birds of a Feather Buy Together: Segmenting Your Customers
    3. Chapter 8: Getting the Most from Your Transaction Data
    4. Chapter 9: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Understanding Customer Profitability
  7. Part III: Putting Your Data to Work
    1. Chapter 10: The Tactical Advantage: Designing Data Driven Marketing Campaigns
    2. Chapter 11: From the Window to the Counter: Getting Shoppers to Buy
    3. Chapter 12: Crafting Your Marketing Message
    4. Chapter 13: Using Customer Data Online
  8. Part IV: The Feedback Cycle: Learning from Experience
    1. Chapter 14: Learning Curve: Setting Up a Testing Plan
    2. Chapter 15: Getting to the Bottom Line: Tracking and Measuring Your Campaigns
    3. Chapter 16: Putting Your Geek to Work: Analyzing Campaign Results
    4. Chapter 17: Sharing Customer Data Throughout Your Enterprise
  9. Part V: The Part of Tens
    1. Chapter 18: Ten (or So) Ways to Capture Customer Data
    2. Chapter 19: Ten Resources for Information and Assistance
  10. About the Author
  11. Cheat Sheet
  12. Connect with Dummies

Product information

  • Title: Data Driven Marketing For Dummies
  • Author(s):
  • Release date: October 2013
  • Publisher(s): For Dummies
  • ISBN: 9781118615843