Evolution of Marketing – From 1950 to 2017

  Marketing, as a concept, has ever been evolving. We learn new concepts as and when sellers tries different efforts to convince buyers. Before 1900s, there wasn’t any such enforcement required from seller side to sell the products or services. The need of modern marketing mainly came into picture after Industrial revolution when multiple companies…

Marketing Technology: 2016 in Review and what to focus on in 2017

It’s that time of year again when brands and marketers dust off their crystal balls and try to predict the coming year. Yes, this is one such blog too. But we have a different methodology: we are not putting out our opinion but our customer’s data to back our claims. We spoke to our customers…

FirstHive @ PNGrowth2016

‘Omwana ni wa bhone’ – a famous African proverb meaning: “ Regardless of a child’s biological parents, its upbringing belongs to the community” A cold November morning, we drove down to Devanhalli on the outskirts of Bangalore, having blocked three days to be a part of PNGrowth2016. Reading about the previous version of PNGrowth & the regular…

How Hospitals Are Winning Big at The Marketing War

Healthcare industry is booming with the advance technology, not just in medical science but also in marketing. Hospitals have realized how important it is to keep a steady contact with their patients. With a smart marketing routine set in place, you may keep your patients in touch by sending them regular updates on their health,…

Role of Design in Delivering Seamless Brand Experience

Seamless brand experience – a desire of all the customers, and of course the marketers. Call it brand experience or customer experience, it’s something that you and me, the modern customers are subconsciously expecting our brands to deliver. To put it simply, it means that I as a consumer want a rich experience when I…

FirstHive in The Marketing Technology Landscape 2016

It’s one feeling to work day in and day out to build a beautiful piece of marketing software, and it’s another feeling to see our work gets recognized. Oh, wait! It’s the same feeling.. Or maybe an ‘cause and effect’ feeling.. Well, whatever, it feels great! Yay! FirstHive gets highlighted in the Marketing Technology Landscape 2016,…

10 Ways Marketers are Using Technology to Improve Customer Experience

Marketing Technology as a sector is growing at a break neck pace and gaining traction, even among traditional markets. With CMOs becoming big spenders on technology, the lines between the CMO and the CIO organisations is quickly becoming blurred w.r.t. who wields the decision-making ability regarding such spends. While we will see the CMOs and…