20 Powerful Marketing & Advertising Quotes for a Successful Year

By Jennifer Engevik - January 20, 2020 785 Views
By Jennifer Engevik - January 20, 2020 786 Views

20 Powerful Marketing Quotes Every Marketer Should Read

As we move into the fourth week of 2020, we’re hoping that you’re off to an inspired and positive start.

In en effort to offer some inspiration and wisdom, we’ve pulled together 20 quotes that we feel capture important digital marketing and advertising concepts for the year to come. We dare you to take your time, read them, and share them with others who can benefit from them.

Without further ado, let’s get started with some words by our very own Tim Burd

  1. “To my younger self, I would recommend taking the time to really build a business that’s sustainable and viable in the long term, instead of going after fast money. I’d say that would be the most important thing.” – Tim Burd, CEO of AdLeaks
  2. “Give them quality. That is the best kind of advertising.” –Milton Hershey, Entrepreneur
  3. “Our jobs as marketers are to understand how the customer wants to buy and help them to do so.” –Bryan Eisenberg, Speaker and online marketing pioneer
  4. “Amazing things will happen when you listen to the consumer.” –Jonathan Midenhall, CMO of Airbnb
  5. “Conversation with customers will increase sales, even if the product or service is never mentioned.” – George Farris, founder of Farris Marketing
  6.  “Social media is about sociology and psychology more than technology.” –Brian Solis, Blogger, Author, & Keynote Speaker
  7. . “People don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it.” – Simon Sinek, Author and Marketing Consultant
  8. “People shop and learn in a whole new way compared to just a few years ago, so marketers need to adapt or risk extinction.” –Brian Halligan, Founder & CEO of HubSpot
  9. “People share, read, and generally engage more with any type of content when it’s surfaced through friends and people they know and trust.” –Malorie Lucich, Head of Product Communications at Pinterest
  10. “Advertising works most effectively when it’s in line with what people are already trying to do. And people are trying to communicate in a certain way on Facebook – they share information with their friends, they learn about what their friends are doing – so there’s really a whole new opportunity for a new type of advertising model within that.” –Mark Zuckerberg, Creator of Facebook
  11. “Too many companies want their brands to reflect some idealized, perfected image of themselves. As a consequence, their brands acquire no texture, no character and no public trust.” –Richard Branson, Founder of The Virgin Group
  12. “Marketing without data is like driving with your eyes closed.” – Dan Zarrella, Social Media Scientist
  13. “A brand is no longer what we tell the consumer it is—it is what consumers tell each other it is.” – Scott Cook, Cofounder of Intuit
  14.  “Even when you are marketing to your entire audience or customer base, you are still simply speaking to a single human at any given time.” –Ann Handley, Head of Content at MarketingProfs
  15. “Going viral is not an outcome; it”s a happening. Sometimes it happens; sometimes it doesn’t. Just remember, fans are vanity and sales are sanity.” –Lori Taylor, Founder & Executive Editor of Social Caffeine
  16. “Your personal brand is a promise to your clients… a promise of quality, consistency, competency, and reliability.” –Jason Hartman, CEO of Platinum Properties Investor Network
  17.  “I’ve learned that any fool can write a bad ad, but that it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.”—Leo Burnett, Founder of the Leo Burnett Group
  18.  “On average, 8 out of 10 people will read your headline copy, but only 2 out 10 will read the rest.” – Brian Clark, CEO of Rainmaker Digital
  19. “Marketing is no longer about the stuff you make, but about the stories you tell.” –Seth Godin, Author & Marketing Expert
  20. “It’s hard to target a message to a generic 35-year-old middle-class working mother of two. It’s much easier to target a message to Jennifer, who has two children under four, works as a paralegal, and is always looking for quick but healthy dinners and ways to spend more time with her kids and less time on housework.” –Elizabeth Gardner, Founder of Garnish Media

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