Survey Reports

The SoDA Report & Digital Marketing Outlook Survey


The Society of Digital Agencies' (SoDA) Digital Marketing Outlook Survey results are in. The survey, conducted by Econsultancy, provides evidence on the conservative yet steady growth of digital marketing spend, including social media activities and explosive growth of inbound marketing—suggesting ongoing agency relationship changes and increased demand for digital talent.

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The State of Digital Marketing in the Middle East and North Africa 2012


The State of Digital in MENA report, published by Econsultancy (and supported by ArabianBusiness.com), looks in detail at use of different traditional and online marketing channels in the Middle East and North Africa. The report also looks at how companies are using social media for marketing, how businesses are measuring marketing effectiveness and examines the barriers to digital marketing and e-commerce in the region.

Buyer's Guides

Content Management Systems (CMS) Buyer's Guide


An invaluable resource for those investigating the market for content management systems (CMS), with profiles of 21 leading vendors, the latest market trends and tips and pitfalls for buyers. The 283-page report provides details on the issues and trends affecting this sector, as well as information about best practice and tips for successful CMS implementations.

Best Practice Guides

Digital Marketing and E-commerce Careers Guide: For Students and Graduates


The Digital Marketing and E-commerce Careers Guide for students and graduates provides valuable advice for those considering or looking to work in the digital industry. Tailored for the UK, the guide discusses how to look and prepare for job opportunities, advice on graduate programmes, and what kind of work experience you should look to do to give you the best chance of securing the job you want. It also provides interview advice. It is free to download. 

Trend Briefings

Quarterly Digital Intelligence Briefing: Digital Trends for 2012


Econsultancy's fourth Quarterly Digital Intelligence Briefing, produced in partnership with Adobe, aims to distil a plethora of data and discussion points into some key digital trends, challenges and opportunities which businesses are (or should be) paying close attention to during 2012. The report is based on a survey of around 600 business respondents predominantly in the United States and Europe.

Best Practice Guides

Digital Marketing and E-commerce Careers Guide: For Senior Digital Professionals


The Digital Marketing and E-commerce Careers Guide for senior digital professionals provides advice on how to improve your career. It is free to download and aimed at UK professionals.

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2012: Email in Action


Consumers are changing the way they use digital media, and email marketers are adjusting their strategies accordingly. This study, Email in Action, was produced by Econsultancy and the Email Experience Council of the Direct Marketing Association, and drew input from over 450 marketing organizations and agencies in North America with an email focus. It examines the big changes, reveals current adaptive practices, and explores the creative ways in which email marketers are responding to new challenges.

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Marketing Budgets 2012


The Marketing Budgets 2012 report, published by Econsultancy in association with Experian Marketing Services, looks at how companies are budgeting for both digital and offline marketing channels this year. The report also looks at the ability to measure return on investment across these channels, and which types of marketing technology companies are most likely to be investing in.

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State of Digital Marketing in Australia 2012


The State of Digital Marketing in Australia report, published by Econsultancy in association with Marketing Magazine, looks in detail at the current level of spending across different marketing channels, how companies are measuring marketing effectiveness and examines the existing levels of industry skills and knowledge.

The next edition of this report will be available at the end of January 2013.

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Media Growth Trends Report 2012


The second annual Econsultancy report on Media Growth Trends is an in-depth continuation of last year’s study, in partnership with The Jordan, Edmiston Group, Inc. The goal for this report was to capture senior media, information, marketing services and technology executives’ outlook on growth opportunities and key challenges as the industry continues to respond to dramatic changes in the media and technology landscape.