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Howard Diamond

Senior VP Digital Strategy

Howard Diamond is the Senior Vice President of Digital Strategy at Rise Interactive. Diamond brings to Rise more than 15 years of experience in helping marketers achieve maximum results from their media and technology investments.

Prior to Rise, he worked at CoolSavings.com (now Q Interactive), providing response-driven online marketing programs to more than 120 retailers nationwide including Disney, Kmart and J. Crew. He also worked at Coe-Truman Technologies, leading the sales and marketing efforts for Catapult, a content management and publishing solution for retailers and distributors such as Ace Hardware and Calendars.com.

Diamond earned a bachelor's degree in advertising from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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4 Scariest Social Media Moments of the Year

Scariest Social Media MomentsHappy Halloween! In celebration of this spooky and scary holiday, we wanted to share our picks for 2013’s most terrifying social media moments.

We’re going to take you through a haunted house of terrible Facebook and Twitter mistakes that probably cost brands money, customers and their...

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What You Didn’t Know About CTR

Mobile Search CTR

It’s common knowledge that where you’re positioned in the search engine has a significant impact on click-through rate (CTR). While we’ve always known that search engine rankings play a role in CTR, a recent study released by seoClarity illustrates exactly how much of an impact.

This study...

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Content that Converts Part 3: Measuring the Success of Data-Driven Content

Measuring SuccessIn the past two weeks, I've covered the new weapons in the creative arsenal and effective digital content syndication in parts 1 and 2 of the  "Content That Converts" series. Now, in the final segment, we'll take a look at how to benchmark and measure the success of the content you've created and...

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Content Marketing World 2014 Beyond Storytelling: 5 Takeaways to Put Into Action

Content Marketing WorldLast month, I had the opportunity to attend Content Marketing Institute’s Content Marketing World 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio, whose theme was “Beyond Storytelling.” The largest content marketing event on the planet did not disappoint, as I joined 2,600 attendees from over 50 countries. When you attend...

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3 Marketing Trends the Financial Services Industry Can’t Afford to Ignore

3 Marketing TrendsOver the past decade, technology has evolved rapidly, and consumer trends have shifted just as fast. Social media took the Internet by storm, marketing analytics got more powerful, and email marketing opened new doors for communicating with customers about the products and services they’re most...

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What’s Next for Digital Marketing in Retail? (VIDEO)

Leading up to the Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE), I sat down with our VP of Digital Strategy Howard Diamond to discuss three components of digital marketing for retailers that he believes will be the most important in the upcoming year.

 

Key Takeaways

  1. Getting a better...

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Brush up on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The two biggest shopping days of the year are right around the corner and it is important for marketers to be prepared. Check out these shopping statistics to know where to focus your preparation efforts for Black Friday and Cyber Monday:
 

Black FridayBlack Friday

  • $12.3...

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Four 2013 Social Media Campaigns That Restored Our Faith in Humanity

Social media can be used for a lot of frivolous things – updates on what you've had for lunch, your relationship status or your latest game achievements. But despite social media’s generally lighthearted nature, there are a few brands that were able to recognize how useful it can be in raising...

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One-Minute Explanation of Google’s Panda 4.0

Panda 4.0Panda 4.0

On May 20th, Matt Cutts announced on Twitter that Google was rolling out Panda 4.0.  Although Panda generally has rolling-updates on a monthly basis, this is a major update and Google is officially calling it Panda 4.0. The job of Panda is to filter out sites with bad or “thin” content....

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Reasons to Give your Marketing Plan a Thorough Spring Cleaning

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As the months pass it’s easy to let your...

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