You know it’s all around you and you’d have to be a feral humanoid to avoid it; inbounding marketing is a ubiquitous force. Plus, you’re kind of into marketing and you have at least a general idea of what it’s all about. Do you really know the ins and outs of inbound marketing like the back of your hand? Maybe you’re like me and just missed the day everyone learned about “smarketing”. The other day I checked out some of the Hubspot inbound marketing certifications and it couldn’t have been more helpful for my job. Hubspot offers quick (and free) education without the pains of traditional classes you usually only get in college.
With the Super Bowl approaching, I went back and relooked at spots from previous years' games. Most were either misogynistic or humor for humor’s sake. There was one great spot, summarized in a word: Free. The massive queues for a free Denny’s breakfast is testament to the power of that word. Free has a magical quality – a siren call so captivating even savvy shoppers are unable to sail by it.