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Samuel Scott is a featured contributor to The Impact of AI on Modern Marketing: 50 Categories Ranked, 70 Experts Sound Off report. Check him out at http://www.samueljscott.com/.

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AI will be useful only in direct response marketing and sales promotions over mediums ranging from e-mail to Google AdWords to mobile.

Every new way to deliver "the right ad to the right person at the right time"— which is what AI will do—is just a new type of annoying direct response campaign.

All other types of marketing such as brand advertising, public relations and personal selling rely on the ingenuity and creativity of flesh-and-blood human beings.

AI will never replace them.

AI cannot build brands.

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