Social Media Demographics for Marketers in 2020

We get it, fellow marketers —sometimes, you just need the numbers. 
The new year means a lot of things: new life changes, new opportunities, chances to change lives, and, for marketers, new campaigns to plan. 
The juggernaut known as social media only gets bigger with every new year, and because of that, demographics shift with it.

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The Digital Crystal Ball: Three Ways to Use Predictive Analytics at Your Company

The crystal ball – oft spoken of in folkloric terms, but never available when you need it – has entered the realm of possibility. In our switched-on world, where digital interaction is present virtually every moment of an individual’s life, we as marketers now have the tools to peer into the future using data – not crystalline – to gaze forward at where our business is going.

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Dreamforce Interview with Jon Miller, CEO and Co-Founder at Engagio

” Companies today need to focus on coordinated customer experience – where Sales and Marketing work as a team at every stage of the account journey.”
What comes to mind when you think of Dreamforce?
Dreamforce can be overwhelming. It’s a very large and noisy event, where you can reach a thousand people with your message and still hit less than 1% of the whole show.

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It’s Content and It’s Links – Are We Making SEO Too Complicated?

Posted by AndrewDennis33Content and links — to successfully leverage search as a marketing channel you need useful content and relevant links.
Many experienced SEOs have run numerous tests and experiments to correlate backlinks with higher rankings, and Google has espoused the importance of “great content” for as long as I can remember.

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AI and machine learning will require retraining your entire organization

To successfully integrate AI and machine learning technologies, companies need to take a more holistic approach toward training their workforce.In our recent surveys AI Adoption in the Enterprise and Machine Learning Adoption in the Enterprise, we found growing interest in AI technologies among companies across a variety of industries and geographic locations.

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Doing good data science

Data scientists, data engineers, AI and ML developers, and other data professionals need to live ethical values, not just talk about them. The hard thing about being an ethical data scientist isn’t understanding ethics. It’s the junction between ethical ideas and practice. It’s doing good data science.
There has been a lot of healthy discussion about data ethics lately.

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How organizations are sharpening their skills to better understand and use AI

To successfully implement AI technologies, companies need to take a holistic approach toward retraining their workforces.Continuous learning is critical to business success, but providing employees with an easily accessible, results-driven solution they can access from wherever they are, whenever they need it, is no easy feat.

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The Ultimate Guide to SEO in 2019

What is the first thing you do when you need new marketing ideas? What about when you decide it’s time to change the way you keep the books finally? Or even notice a flat tire in the car?
My guess, you turn to Google.
But did you know that 89% of B2B buyers and 81% of online shoppers do the same?
Faced with a problem, challenge or even a choice, they google it. Simply.

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Survey on Social Media Analysis in 2015

I’m working on a new research project, and I need your help. If monitoring or analyzing social media is part of your job—and you don’t work for one of the software providers—please take part in a survey on the state of social media analysis at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sma-2015.

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Deep automation in machine learning

We need to do more than automate model building with autoML; we need to automate tasks at every stage of the data pipeline.In a previous post, we talked about applications of machine learning (ML) to software development, which included a tour through sample tools in data science and for managing data infrastructure.

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Verifing Minecraft User Accounts | zacstewart.com

When I need to give my brain a rest, I like to play Minecraft on an interesting
server known as Civcraft. The unique thing about this server is that it is
an experiment in anarchy of sorts. There are no rules except not to exploit
software glitches that could give you an unfair advantage. Robbery, murder,
griefing and trolling of all sorts are completely legal within the rules of the
server.

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How to Move a Servo Using A Keyboard

Recently I am playing with Arduino because I need to prototype some virtual reality thing in reality (I can’t resist!). I am absolutely zero in hardware, so I’ll just as well document it here for my own reading.
What’s that servo thing in the title?
A servo
One component is the prototype is that there are movable components.

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GNU Parallel

I was reading the ImageNet
tutorial for
Caffe (a deep learning framework), in which
they need to resize a large number of images. It struck me that they might not
be aware of GNU Parallel, since it
is a great tool for this task. I recommend it to any data scientist out there
since it is so simple to use and like many other GNU tools, with good chance
already installed on your computer.

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