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  • BizExpo 2017

    Joe Martinez just finished presenting on B2B digital marketing strategies at the 2017 BizExpo at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. Attendees learned various ways they can grow their business online through online advertising, mobile optimization, video and more. Check out the slides below and download your own copy. Download the Slides

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    2 Tips to Avoid the Set It and Forget It Facebook Mentality

    Facebook is a great advertising tool. The ads have the ability to be visually stunning, it provides a fabulous space to let your brand’s personality really shine, and the targeting is so intense that I often think of Facebook as the CIA of the internet. Facebook also has the wonderful capability of doing EXACTLY what […]

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    HeroConf 2017

    Joe Martinez, our Senior Manager of Paid Media & Community, recently presented on YouTube advertising at HeroConf 2017 in Los Angeles. In the presentation, Joe showed attendees why YouTube advertising is important in addition to his favorite types of targeting options. You’ll also get an understanding of how YouTube ads can positively impact your brand awareness. […]

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    SMX West 2017

    Joe Martinez, our Senior Manager of Paid Media & Community, recently presented at SMX West in San Jose, CA. In the presentation, Joe showed attendees a few of his favorite event tracking tags marketers should consider implementing. After implementation he then showcased how those events recorded in Analytics can help create unique marketing strategies to improve any […]

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    AdWords Using Product Recognition Technology to Show Shopping Ads on YouTube?

    My boss, Jordon Meyer, was looking for help to perform some maintenance on a speedometer cable in his 1988 Range Rover Classic. As most people do nowadays, he searched on YouTube for an instructional video to help make the task easier. When viewing the video, everything seemed normal until he hit the 50 second mark. It was at […]

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    Stop Bidding Down on Mobile. Improve the Mobile Experience

    Let’s see if this scenario rings a bell. When performing account analysis, you segment your AdWords campaigns or ad groups by device. Next, you notice mobile bids convert at a much lower rate than desktop. You pull out Google’s recommended formula for mobile bid adjustments (Mobile Conversion Rate / Desktop Conversion Rate) – 1 and […]

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    Startup Milwaukee Emerge at Granular in March

    Emerge is a monthly meeting where Milwaukee startups can practice their pitches in front of a live group of local investors and entrepreneurs. Granular is proud to host the next event on March 15th from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. This event is FREE and open to anyone. The current lineup of startups pitching will be Midwest […]

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    Gallery Night and Day Event at Granular

    Gallery Night and Day in Milwaukee is back, and Granular is happy to be a part of the fun for the first time. If you’re not familiar with the event, participants can enjoy “an evening of gallery hopping and art viewing beginning Friday, January 20 and continuing during the day on Saturday, January 21.” Not only do […]

  • 2016 Review and Exclusive New Google Partnership for Granular!

    Granular has had an exciting year of new partnerships and growth within different search and paid social platforms in the digital marketing ecosystem. We’re heading into 2017 with a strong tailwind that will propel us to our lofty goals in the future. Back in July, Granular was selected to be a part of Google’s new […]

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    Granular Speaking at SMX West and HeroConf in 2017

    Granular is happy to announce Joe Martinez, our Senior Manager of Paid Media & Community, will be speaking at two of the biggest conferences in our industry in 2017: SMX West and HeroConf. SMX West SMX West is held every March in San Jose, CA. This conference is put on by Third Door Media who runs […]