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Wes McCabe

Wes is a Product Marketer at Optimizely, where he brings new products to market through customer stories, compelling videos, and strong design. Wes joined Optimizely in 2017 and currently works on the flagship product, Web Experimentation.

Blog Posts by Wes McCabe

November 12, 2019

Optimizely Personalization Presents: Adaptive Recommendations

Earlier this year Optimizely Personalization launched Adaptive Audiences — a feature that uses Natural Language Processing (NLP) to dramatically improve the way you can personalize your website. Today, Optimizely is introducing another big update to Personalization, Adaptive Recommendations — the only recommendations solution with experimentation at its core. The Power of Personalization Experimentation is all
August 23, 2019

Crate & Barrel Accelerates their Optimization Program

Personalization has been the holy grail since the internet first became a commercial enterprise as a tool for optimal customer experience. It has also historically been difficult to have the right data, to have enough data and to utilize the data in a way that benefits the customer as opposed to annoys them. Just because
June 25, 2019

Personalization Just Got More Personal

Today, we are excited to announce the launch of a new Personalization capability we are calling Adaptive Audiences. Optimizely’s Adaptive Audiences gives marketers an entirely new way to personalize experiences. It gives you the control of rules-based targeting, with the reach and scale of automated personalization. The idea is to use machine learning to match
January 30, 2019

6 Experimentation secrets from Airbnb and Uber

Last week we hosted over 130 experimenters at Optimizely HQ in San Francisco for our first live event of the year. We were lucky enough to be joined by two brands — Airbnb and Uber — that have fundamentally changed the way we travel and get around today: Panelists Jami Schwartz, Head of Marketing, Airbnb for
January 15, 2019

Atlassian harnesses the power of Experimentation

Today’s business innovators are going out of their way to meet the current needs of their consumers, and data plays an increasingly large role in fostering loyalty and revenue growth. Experimentation offers real-world feedback about the customer and drives intelligent, data-driven decision-making. One such innovator is Optimizely customer, Atlassian, a company whose mission is to change