Digital Analytics, Digital Campaign Analytics

An interview with Pradeep Chopra, CEO Digital Vidya shares his views on How Digital Marketing is impacting enterprises in India

TO THE NEW is on a constant quest to pick the brains of top industry experts. Here is the one we have recently picked and wanted to share. Interview with Pradeep Chopra, a renowned International speaker on Digital Marketing and CEO at Digital Vidya. About Pradeep: Among the pioneers of Digital Marketing, Pradeep has been part of...


Digital Marketing Strategy, Digital Transformation

Six Key Elements of Social Media Management

Do you remember how we made our purchase decisions just a decade ago? Most of the times, our purchase decisions were influenced by TV / Radio Ads, Billboards, Newspapers, Magazines or Referrals coming through friends & family. The worldwide Internet penetration has completely altered the entire picture. According to a report by...


Digital Marketing, Marketing

5 Simple and Effective Ways to Build Brand Trust Using Social Media

Over the last decade, we have witnessed drastic evolution in the buying behaviour of customers. According to Statista, in 2019, over 2 billion people worldwide are expected to buy goods and services online, up from 1.46 billion global digital buyers in 2015. This evolving digital buying behaviour of customers is sparking the need to...


Node.js, Social Media Marketing

5 Benefits of Social Media Integration and the Ways to Achieve It

Social media plays a vital role in connecting brands with consumers in the current internet era. Thousands of mid to large size organizations are leveraging social media to attract visitors, build their brand and grow the audience to drive sales. With a vast ecosystem comprising of multiple social media channels, it becomes quite a...


Digital Marketing Strategy, Marketing

Monkey See Monkey Do a.k.a Social Trends?

Before the 2000’s and the era of Social Media, the word ‘trendy’ was often used in relation to fashion. Trendy meant that something was current, socially applauded and made you a cool kid on the block. Fast forward a decade or so and we are now in an era where words like ‘trends’ mean so much more. We’ve even added a symbol in...


Digital Marketing Strategy, Social Media Marketing

Clear the Fog about Facebook Reach – What and How?

Hey Dad, asked little Tim, How far can I actually throw this ball? It left Arthur puzzled... What do I tell him about? The angle, the power or the strength are some factors which decide how far his ball would go? Like little Tim, there are many who are puzzled about how far & wide can they actually reach? Within digital...


Big Data, Digital Analytics

Your Mobile Phone’s Power to Make or Break Your Favorite Brand’s Future

Mobile phone penetration worldwide is at 62.9%, which is more than half of the world’s population (Statista, n.d.). With the rise of technological advancements, we cannot deny the fact that our lives have been transformed from a television-driven generation to multiple medium owners such as the desktop, laptop, tablet, and the phone. ...


Digital Analytics, Digital Campaign Analytics

Social Media Engagement is Not a Strategy

When the Social Media craze started, it was all about getting a page starter, getting fans and keeping them engaged. But it is no more a brand Goal. In fact it should not be the brand goal. So Engagement can not be a strategy. In fact it is only a TOOL. Let us discuss a few points: 1. What is your business objective? Every brand...


Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing

Ethical Social Networking

I recently came to notice a post on one of the social networking site depicting a certain number of candidates qualified from a particular state in a very much reputed exam of India. What was wrong in the post was that it claimed absolute wrong figures of candidates qualified in the exam and that also in biased manner, which further...


Social Media Marketing, YouTube Optimization

Social Impact of YouTube

Well, we all loved it when Nawazuddin Siddiqui posted a YouTube video to share story of mute young Munni who returned home to her parents at Pakistan because of spirited man and how the buzz around about that video made it possible for Bajrangi Bhaijaan to reach masses as a real-life hero. This plot was quite an emotional one and it...


Social Media Marketing

Surviving the tipping & falling points of digital marketing

Social media channels are proliferating at a rapid pace. While Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin arrested the most socioholoics, newer channels like Vine & Snapchat are gearing up with coolio strategies to outperform these. Malcolm Gladwell’s book, “The Tipping Point”, inspired me to write about the sudden rise and fall of the...