I don’t know how many times I’ve had the conversation with customers about how much and how to target their messages and product offerings.
I am a huge believer in targeting. And usually the conversation isn’t about whether.. but about how. Not always though… One customer once said to me (and I paraphrase) “marketing executives always argue for targeting, and I bet a lot of marketers went to the Google guys in the beginning and tried to convince them to make a search engine just for x, y or z.”
A fair point.. I suppose.. but if you thing about it, Google is uber-targeted. As soon as you type ANYTHING into Google, it shapeshifts into exactly what you were looking for.
Anyway… with all this swimming in my head, I was amused when I saw this while shopping the other day:
Then I saw the Hot & Spicy version: