mar·ket·er | \ˈmär-kə-tər \

Definition of marketer 

: one that deals in a market specifically : one that promotes or sells a product or service

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The Outer Party of skilled technicians, operations people, and marketers that keep the trains belonging to the Inner Party running on time. Antonio García Martínez, WIRED, "How Silicon Valley Fuels an Informal Caste System," 9 July 2018 The future of the Alaska salmon industry seems to be shining, but fishermen, managers and marketers must all proceed with care. John Schandelmeier, Anchorage Daily News, "Bristol Bay is a happy place right now, but time — and the marketplace – will tell if those smiles last," 17 June 2018 Reference images could replace QR codes, for example—a tool that has always shown promise to advertisers and marketers but that has been just a bit too clunky to become ubiquitous. Samuel Axon, Ars Technica, "How ARKit 2 works, and why Apple is so focused on AR," 16 June 2018 The company's software helps marketers and talent-buyers optimize social media ad buys. Dave Brooks, Billboard, "Facebook Ticket-Selling Firm ToneDen Sees Rapid Expansion With 50 New Clients in Two Months," 6 June 2018 Her abrasive style and outlandish videos caught the eye of marketers and big names like YouTuber Jake Paul and rapper Chief Keef. Taylor Lorenz, The Atlantic, "The Lil Tay Saga Reaches Its Logical Conclusion," 24 May 2018 But advertisers and marketers who have relied on technologies to target specific messages based on a consumer’s location, interests or activities online could see their business upended. Benny Evangelista, San Francisco Chronicle, "Europe’s new privacy regulations take effect Friday, even for US firms," 23 May 2018 Mounting a musical is one of the most collaborative activities imaginable, combining the talents of performers, tech crews, marketers and others. Helen Schwab, charlotteobserver, "Best among Charlotte high school musicals? Verdict’s in: Here are the 2018 Blumey winners | Charlotte Observer," 20 May 2018 The backlash against Google and Facebook FB -0.41% from some big marketers isn’t denting their ad business. Alexandra Bruell, WSJ, "Google, Facebook Propel Jump in Global Ad-Spending Forecast," 18 June 2018

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1787, in the meaning defined above

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