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Mark Ballard

Vice President, Research
Mark Ballard

Mark Ballard is the Vice President of Research at Merkle. He has a monthly column at Search Engine Land and manages the popular digital marketing section of the Merkle Blog. He also heads the production of Merkle's quarterly Digital Marketing Reports and Merkle’s biannual Dossier publication. Mark's time at Merkle has included building and managing paid search programs for clients in the retail, finance, B2B and automotive sectors.

Mark's Articles, Blog Posts, Webinars and More

Merkle Q2 2018 Digital Marketing Report Released

Today we are pleased to announce the release of the Q2 2018 Digital Marketing Report for download. As always, the report includes key trends and analyses on the most important developments taking shape across Google, Facebook, Amazon, and more.

Merkle’s Q2 2018 Digital Marketing Report Webinar

Merkle’s Q2 2018 Digital Marketing Report Webinar

Join authors Mark Ballard and Andy Taylor as they discuss the highlights of the Q2 DMR Report.

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Merkle's Q1 2018 Digital Marketing Report Webinar

In this webinar, Merkle’s report authors, Mark Ballard and Andy Taylor, will walk through the highlights of the Q1 2018 report and answer audience questions about its findings.
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Merkle Q4 2017 Digital Marketing Report Released

Today, we are pleased to announce the release of the Q4 2017 Merkle Digital Marketing Report for download.
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The DMA Hosts: Merkle's Q2 2017 Digital Marketing Report

The DMA will be hosting this exciting webinar, focused on the findings within Merkle's Q2 Digital Marketing Report! Since its launch in 2011, Merkle's quarterly Digital Marketing Report (DMR) has become one of the most highly regarded and frequently cited reports in the digital marketing industry.
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Merkle Q1 2017 Digital Marketing Report Released

Today we are pleased to announce the release of the Q1 2017 Merkle Digital Marketing Report for download. The report includes in-depth stats and analyses on paid search, SEO, display advertising, paid social, and more.