Insights from Salted Stone

Marketing

Benefits and Limitations of Earned Media vs. Paid Media

What are the advantages and disadvantages of earned media vs. paid media? In this post, we define both terms and explore their benefits and limitations.
Kaley Deneen
Marketing Strategy

Launching A New Service Offering and Building Brand Awareness in a New Region

Learn how a strategic program with Salted Stone helped DDC FPO launch a new service offering and build brand awareness in a new region.
Sabrina Roussel
Websites

When Is It Time to Invest in a Website Redesign?

To answer this big question, you’ll first need to ask yourself some smaller ones. We’ll show you where to start.
Adam Zabinsky
Customer Success

When it Comes to Customer Support Documentation, Empathy & Perspective Come First

Learning to identify and fix apathetic support documentation is key to building trust, retaining customers, and providing value.
Phil Dupertuis
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Branding

An Introduction to Emotional Marketing

Think that consumers are the only ones making buying decisions based on emotions? Think again.
Hannah Johnson
SEO
Marketing

SEO 101: A Story of the Pillar Page

SEO strategies are always evolving; just when you think you’ve got it down pat, there’s another piece of the puzzle that’s missing.
Michael Peach
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Marketing

The 4 Types of Business Blogs (with Examples)

Different blog strategies lead to different outcomes, so we've broken things down. Which type of blog is right for your goals?
Ben Sack
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Company & Culture

The Salted Stone Summer Reading List: 6 Recommendations from Our Team

Autumn is officially here, but summer reading is still on our minds!
Hannah Johnson
s2Inbound
Company & Culture

Salted Stone’s Hottest Takes from INBOUND ‘19

We’re back from HubSpot INBOUND ‘19 and ready to share our hottest takes about parental leave, conversational marketing, multi-touch attribution, and more.
Adam Zabinsky
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Websites

How to Build a Store Locator Page with HubDB

HubDB might seem complicated, but its value is easy to understand. Let’s take a look at how we’d use it to build a store locator for your website.
Michelle Chu
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Corporate Social Responsibility
Business Strategy

The Hidden Value of a Corporate Responsibility Policy

Consumers care about transparency and corporate social responsibility. A corporate responsibility policy can build trust and be an integral part of your marketing strategy.
Hannah Johnson
WP HubSpot
Websites

What Does the WordPress & HubSpot Partnership Mean for Your Business?

Wordpress and HubSpot have announced a new partnership — but what does it mean for you? Salted Stone’s Director of Technology Michelle Chu breaks it all down.
Michelle Chu
Personalizing Emails
Marketing

You’ve Been Lied to About Personalized Email Marketing

Email personalization is often unnecessary and can actually be a turnoff for potential buyers. So why do people keep recommending it?
Ben Sack

Featured Case Studies

Finding an Agency
Business Strategy

5 Warning Signs to Watch Out for When Picking a Marketing Agency

Hiring a marketing agency? Look out for these five warning signs, and you’ll be on the right track.
Jason Feller
California
Business Strategy

Yes, Marketers Do Need to Care About the CCPA

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) gives consumers the right to see and control how companies use their personal info starting January 1, 2020. How should your marketing team prepare?
Brandon Jones
Finding a digital agency
Business Strategy

5 Tips for Businesses Vetting Marketing Agencies

Trying to find a marketing agency that will deliver value without breaking the bank or wasting your time can be a challenge. We’ve outlined five tips that you can follow to make the process go more smoothly.
Adam Zabinsky