Mantas Malukas

37 Added | 3 Magazines | 20 Likes | 1 Following | 7 Followers | @HercusMonte | Contributing writer for technology & design publications.Some of my work has been published on the likes of Huffington Post,CNET, IBT.

Inside the blogger’s mind: how influencer marketing changed in 2017

A new survey of 586 bloggers and vloggers, examined the current state of influencers: their habits, attitudes, and blogging practices and how each …

Public Relations

Amazon develops new AI that can predict the latest fashion trends

Amazon has developed a new AI system that will allow it to predict and potentially help shape the latest trends in fashion.<p>The machine learning …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Ways Brands Can Boost Their Gen Z Marketing

A slew of recently published studies shed light on how brands can reach out to Gen Z consumers (typically defined as individuals born after 1995). In …

Top 10 Trending Products to Sell on Amazon in 2018

Every year millions of new products being added to Amazon, the largest online retailer by a large margin. But the fact is that very few of those …

Shopping

TopVid offers new platform to create Facebook Video Ads with ease

TopVid, a new automated ad builder, offers brands the ability to easily create engaging video ads to promote products or services on social media.<p>A …

Marketing

How to Drive Real Results Through Sales, Marketing, and AI

Many companies find themselves asking the same question: <i>How do we authentically engage with customers throughout their entire buying journey, front</i> …

Marketing
Marketing

Facebook updates video ad-buying options

Facebook will now let advertisers buy in-stream video ads separate from the News Feed, meaning they can buy in-stream video ads (mid-roll and …

Marketing

Cryptocurrency, Ecommerce & Consumer product trends

eCommerce

Costs Are Soaring: The Current State of Influencer Marketing In 2017

<i>Influencers are charging more, but is it money well-spent?</i><p>Influencer marketing is big business — and it’s only getting bigger. According to a survey …

Public Relations

Niche marketing strategy is crucial for SMEs' success,new study says

July 20, 2017 — According to a recent study, which examined a huge swath of literature on Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and their …

Marketing

12 Powerful Amazon Marketing Tools Most People Don't Know | Inc.com

Simply put, there's too much to track, too much to do, and too much to manage as an Amazon seller. You need software to help you achieve success.<p>Fortunately, there's no shortage of tools on the market. It's a great idea to familiarize yourself with the best of the lot so you can make an informed …

eCommerce

8 steps to better social media marketing

It’s one thing to be <i>on</i> social media; it’s quite another to be good at it.<p>Here to help in this confusing cyber quest are the people of Digital …

Public Relations

The Importance of Monitoring Backlinks and Tips to Generate More

You are probably thinking, what is a backlink and why should I care?<p>According to Wikipedia, “<i>a backlink is a reference comparable to a citation. The</i> …

Hacking
Marketing

Facebook's latest effort to bring VR to the masses

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Facebook is preparing to unveil a new and affordable stand-alone virtual reality (VR) headset in 2018 that will appeal to the masses, according to Business of Apps.<p>The …

Virtual Reality

Alibaba continues to push online-offline strategy with new stores

Chinese e-commerce giant opens another three Hema stores, expanding its network to 13 across China where these physical sites also serve as …

eCommerce

Traditional SEO is More Effective than Ever. Here's How to Use It | Inc.com

What worked in the past is not going to generate the same level of results in 2017. However, this doesn't mean that traditional SEO is dead. In fact, with the right approach, some of the tactics you employed a few years back can still generate top rankings.<p>Turning your back on SEO may sound like a …

Internet Marketing

There Is a Best Time to Publish on Social Media and You Can Determine When It Is

You work hard to post good content. Don't let it be overlooked because of poor timing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You constantly pump out great content, so it’s only natural you want it to be seen by the most people possible.<p>Strategic timing of the posts and sharing …

Inspiration

Why Having a Video Marketing Strategy is Important for Marketers

This column is authored by Laura Lewis, Business Head, Streamhash.comThe post Why Having a Video Marketing Strategy is Important for Marketers …

Marketing

Facebook is putting ads everywhere in hopes of finding the next News Feed

Instagram? Messenger? WhatsApp? Stories?<p>Facebook has a cash cow. It’s called News Feed, and for the past five years, it has been the company’s core moneymaker and source of revenue growth.<p>But there is a problem looming: Facebook has been saying for the past year that it is running out of places to …

Social Media

After watching over 50 TED talks, these insights have stuck with me the most

Watch over 50 TED talks across several years — as I have, obsessively — and you begin to think a little differently about the world.<p>Not every talk is awe-inspiring or illuminating, but the best ones have changed how I think about education, business, psychology, and human behavior.<p>Here are some of …

TED Talks

AI Chatbots: An Evolving Trend in Brand Marketing

LONDON,UK — July 16, 2017. Chatbots, software used to simulate text-based business-to-consumer conversations, have grown considerably smarter in …

Chatbots

L2 Report Identifies Key Components to a Successful Video Marketing Strategy

NEW YORK, NY — June 29, 2017. Digital benchmarking firm L2 Inc analyzed 60,000 videos and 293 video campaigns for 201 brands across activewear, auto, …

Advertising

FTC blows the whistle on 'get-rich-quick' scheme

WASHINGTON, DC — June 27, 2017. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission put a stop to a ‘get-rich-quick’ scheme that allegedly lured consumers with a …

Corruption

Top 5 Influencer Marketing Platforms to Promote Your Brand

<b>Forget about Hollywood stars—nowadays, brands are going after social media celebrities for advertising campaigns. The rise of social media networks</b> …

5 New Online Marketing Tools to Boost Your Sales Instantly

<b>NEW YORK, NY</b> — June 14, 2017. According to the latest report form Bluewolf, an IBM company, <i>improving marketing maturity is one of the best ways</i> …

Marketing

Marketing platform Swell joins Shopify Plus Technology Partner Program

Boston, MA — June 14, 2017. Swell, incentive marketing platform, headquartered in Boston,MA, has joined the Shopify Plus Technology Program to bring …

eCommerce

Here's How Artificial Intelligence Could Open Doors to a New Niche Market

LONDON,UK — June 9, 2017. Marketing theory has long recognized the impact of new technologies and developed the e-marketing and <i>m</i>-marketing domains. …

Artificial Intelligence