I want to learn about Customers Buying Patterns Vulnerabilities Social Exposure Competitors Partners Analysts Executives Category Associations Journalists Thought Leaders Key Trends SEO Terms

Watchdogs monitor network patterns, search traffic, and social media.

What crawlers know about you, your business, your side business, and other things that matter to you. 

What you get from C84?

We provide C84 services to help equip your organization with essential skills:

Watchdog Crawls - Done for you

We run our search algorithms against toolbar data, panel data, ISP network data, search engine data, benchmarks, self-reported data, voice of customer data. 

1-on-1 Mentoring

Mentoring calls, where you speak one-on-one with a digital expert, who’ll provide you with practical help and advice in dedicated zoom sessions.

Watchdog Use Cases

Industry knowledge has become fluid. With the right tools and tactics, you get a powerful weapon for Strategic Planning, Market Entry, Innovation Management, and Mergers & Acquisitions. Advanced Search provides relevant and up-to-date information about suppliers, buyers, competitors, enabling you to improve business responsiveness based on better knowledge of potential threats.

  • Understand competitors

    Did C-Level leave the company, or did a shareholder sell? How good is their development team? 

  • Understand their partners

    How biased is the relation? Perhaps they just have the same shareholders?

  • Understand their customers

    How biased is the relation? Are they competition in other businesses? 

  • Find an opportunity

    Where is the impact from threats like the coronavirus?💥 Learn from search traffic volume and get signals 🚀.

  • Find buyers

    With everybody sharing their latest thoughts and buys on social media - we can find buyerslooking for your products

  • Understand Investment Rational

    Why would a financial (or a strategic) investor buy your company? 👉 Multiples - history - What´s their post merger track record?

Search Listening has become popular with global platform providers. However, even if you license a platform, you still need a team of skilled analysts to align data sources with in-house intelligence. This is why we are offering done-for-you services. You tell us what you need and we take care of the job. 👍🏻

Retained Advisory

As Advisor, we augment your internal resources in a project, typically structured as 6 months retainer.

We run our search algorithms against toolbar data, panel data, ISP network data, search engine data, benchmarks, self-reported data,  voice of customer data.

Mentoring calls, where you speak one-on-one with a digital expert, who’ll provide you with practical help and advice in dedicated zoom sessions.

  • Facebook Advanced Search
  • Twitter Advanced Search
  • Google Advanced Search
  • Forrester Research
  • Gartner Research
  • Business Insider
  • Seeking Alpha
  • Trendhunter
  • BrightTALK
  • Shodan
  • CB Insights
  • Quora
  • LinkedIn Advanced
  • XING Advanced ...
  • 1 to 1 Interview - Key decision makers & influencers
  • 1 to 1 Interview - Customers (buying, non-buying)
  • 1 to 1 Interview - Competitors´ customers
  • 1 to 1 Interview - Competitors

We systematically cover signals from the investment community, developer community, and corporate publishing.

We analyze what people ask search engines. And we can tell you what brands and individuals tell their social followers. You will understand your competitors' initiatives, client base, and hopes, and fears of their client base.

Social Listening relies on publicly accessible data and connects to forums and social networks. Brand names, stock market prices, and shareholders are public information as the product names, price lists, and ratings in the shops.

We include available inhouse research to speed up the process and align with your existing database structure.

We take care of the data collection and support our clients in scheduled zoom calls seven days a week.

  1. Briefing protects us from working against the wrong objectives.
  2. Scheduled Progress Review Meetings to tackle issues when required.
  3. Financial details and payments pre-agreed and working smoothly

e.g. Solution & Value Proposition Synopsis

e.g. Ideal Customer Profile, Ideal Partner Profile, 

e.g. Complete profiles of each potential partner, basic address details, key contacts, size, market coverage, market share, customer profile, limited financials, key partnerships ...

The cost of this consultancy will depend on your brief and how many focus areas you want to explore. But to give you an idea, reports typically start from € 5,000 and can scale from there.

Watchdog Packages

Satisfaction Guarantee – We run post mortems for each delivery. 

What you might want to know before reaching out

What are trigger moments for working with C84?
The main reason for working with C84 is to improve your competitive intelligence.
Isn´t competitive intelligence an in-house task?
Some companies don´t want to fund an in-house analytics team.
Aren´t there already platforms? 
Certainly, but it takes time to familiarize with them. And you usually pay a license per seat.  
So, when should one reach out to C84?
Reach out when there´s an actual need but limited time to establish your team and processes. This could be:
  • You build a product or serve a new market
  • You respond to an insurgent business model.
  • You buy a company

Virtual Meeting

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