Tag Archives: CDP

Customer Data Platform vs. Customer Relationship Management Software


The Difference Between a CDP & a CRM

Do you get confused with the three letter acronyms CDP and CRM getting thrown around in the tech world? We can help with that. Gartner reported that 47% of marketing leaders said they already have a CDP in full production and another 19% are in the process. Interestingly, Gartner also reported that over half (52%) identify Salesforce Analytics Builder as their customer data platform.

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How Ascent360 and a Customer Data Platform Can Power Your 2018 Growth

how Ascent360 and a Customer Data Platform can power your 2018 Growth

How Ascent360 and a CDP Can Power Your 2018 Growth

Are you looking into 2018 desiring to power your company’s growth, but not sure where to start? There are countless directions you could go, but if we could tell you one thing, we would say to always start with your data. Believe it or not, your current data is a goldmine just waiting to boost your revenue! And the best way to do that is through a Customer Data Platform. Many people ask us what Ascent360 does, and what a Customer Data Platform actually is. So, in this article we hope to answer most of your questions and give you a comprehensive overview of just that.

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New Download: The Marketing Playbook Guide

The Marketing Playbook

NEW Download: The Marketing Playbook-Guide

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With a limited amount of time and resources, it is hard for companies to know which campaigns are the most critical to be launched first and how to use their data to set them up. In this playbook, we will talk through ten data-driven campaigns you should be running along with how to create them. While you are running fast, make sure you take a minute to pause and ensure you have the top campaigns ready to go!

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How to Prioritize Your Marketing Time


You are probably running a hundred miles a minute, especially during the holiday season. So, allocating your time to those activities that will generate quality leads and customers is extremely important. There are a couple campaigns and best practices we recommend you start with instead of trying to do everything at once!

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The Difference Between a CDP and an ESP


Data is the foundation to a strong marketing program. Personalization, predictive modeling, dynamic content- all these keywords that we continue to hear are gathered around the same concept; using data to drive your decisions. While ESP’s are evolving and can handle more marketing automation than they have in the past, there is one critical piece they cannot do. ESP’s cannot give you a single view of your customer. To achieve this, you must have a central location where all data sources feed into. This is known as Customer Data Platform (CDP).

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