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Return on Engagement

Content, Strategy, and Design Techniques for Digital Marketing

By Tim Frick, Tim Frick

  1. ISBN: 9780240812830
  2. Publication Date: May 2010
  3. Format: Paperback
  4. Pages: 319
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    • £18.99 (GBP)
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Achieve the return on engagement that you seek with integrated strategies for honing and maintaining online relationships through personal interaction and compelling digital content. You get specific techniques for Web page optimization, credibility-based design, keyword targeting, viral video, content dissemination through RSS feeds, and more. Integral tools, such as content management systems, blog software, analytics, browser extensions and API's are also covered in great detail.

Return on Engagement also gives you contextual descriptions of these tools and techniques that answer the important questions of how, when, where and, perhaps most importantly, why you should implement them. Arranged into four sections-Strategy, On-Site, Off-Site, and The Return-the book is a comprehensive resource for integrating these methods into your business and marketing workflow for concrete results.

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Author Bio

Tim Frick has provided creative media services to an extensive client list since the early 1990s. His work has received design, video and interactive awards and has appeared in many publications, websites, and television broadcasts as well as at Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art. Tim's company Mightybytes has been creating design-driven media solutions for a wide variety of corporate, education, arts, and not-for-profit clients since 1998 and in 2008 won thirteen awards for their work. Tim regularly speaks at conferences and seminars and is also the author of "Managing Interactive Media Projects? from Cengage Learning (formerly Thomson-Delmar Learning).


"Functioning as a classic "learning" textbook, but with a sly sense of humor and excellent readability, Return on Engagement is a must have for anyone in business who deals with blogs and social media. The book features easy upper left and right navigation, lots of intuitive icons, and plenty of clear screenshots from the internet. Good headlines and lots of bullet points reinforce model effective internet writing techniques."


Introduction; The Marketing Strategy; The Technology Strategy; CMS Overview; CMS Hands-On Case Study; Blog Overview; RSS; Hands-On Blogging Case Study; Social Media Overview; Social Media Optimization; The Online Video Explosion; Creating Great Quality Video; e-mail Marketing; Mobile Content; Mobile Case Study; SEO; Alerts and Analytics