Tag: Media

Marketing Technologies, Other Technologies

4 Types of Earned Media & Who Is Doing It Right

April 8, 2021

Via: Search Engine Journal

Did you know that 61% of people now use an Adblocker tool when surfing the web? People are sick and tired of being bombarded with advertising that’s in their face and not relevant. They’re craving high-quality, captivating content — things […]

Content & SEO, Marketing Channels

How media companies can harness the creator in us all

March 2, 2021

Via: Marketing Dive

There are many ways, large and small, that the media can create more engaging conversations with the people who consume their content. Last November’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was the most-watched entertainment broadcast of 2020, with more than 20 million viewers, […]

Marketing Technologies, Other Technologies

Short video ads impact all stages of purchase funnel, study says

December 14, 2020

Via: Marketing Dive

Marketers have faced a challenge in trying to tell a brand story in the six-second format that has become more common on social media platforms looking to ensure users don’t disengage because of ads that are too pervasive and too […]

Marketing Channels, Social Media Marketing

How El Pollo Loco tripled digital sales in 2020 by modernizing its marketing

August 27, 2020

Via: Marketing Dive

When Bernard Acoca was named CEO of El Pollo Loco in 2018, the restaurant chain was still spending 98% of its media budget on TV and print media — years after digital media had disrupted the marketing landscape. With a […]


Ad industry groups launch effort to push for addressable media standards

August 4, 2020

Via: Marketing Land

Privacy regulations and changes to the ways browsers and operating systems — namely those by Apple and Google — handle ad targeting and tracking are causing upheaval across the digital ad ecosystem. To address these challenges, and push back on […]

Marketing Technologies, Other Technologies

Big advertisers demand delay to TV upfronts, broader media buying changes

June 11, 2020

Via: Marketing Dive

Advertisers have been pushing for changes to the upfronts and the broader media buying ecosystem for some time, with such calls becoming more prevalent during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new initiative is noteworthy for bringing together some of the world’s […]

Marketing Technologies, Other Technologies

The Importance of a Contextual Marketing Strategy for Video

January 17, 2020

Via: Target Marketing

Media plan ROI will take center stage as more dollars move to digital in 2020. Previously, linear budgets were often allocated based on content adjacency and GRPs, with measurement coming in the form of share of voice and years-long media […]


2020: A Big Year for Media Spend Will Underscore Data’s Role in Marketing Strategy

January 17, 2020

Via: Target Marketing

With the longest U.S. economic growth span on record, one might think the wheels may be about to come off of the economy — and marketing spend along with it. Not so, says Bruce Biegel, senior marketing partner at The […]

Marketing Channels, News, Social Media Marketing

Facebook Updates Its Policies on Deepfakes and Manipulated Media

January 7, 2020

Via: Adweek

Facebook updated its policies on deepfakes and manipulated media following conversations with over 50 global experts with backgrounds in tech, policy, media, legal, civics and academics. However, the video that helped shine the spotlight on deepfakes—a doctored video of Speaker […]

Marketing Channels, Social Media Marketing

A Question for Marketers: Is It Social or Is It Media?

December 4, 2019

Via: Target Marketing

Facebook has 2.45 billion monthly users. Given that reach, it’s hard to classify Facebook as anything other than a mass media outlet. Compare Facebook’s reach to some of the most-viewed television broadcasts: 600-650 million people worldwide watched the Apollo 11 […]

Big Data, Platforms & Software

Facebook Wants to Know the Apps You Download and Delete

October 21, 2019

Via: Adweek

Whether you’re deleting an app that’s buggy, draining your battery or taking up too much precious phone space, Facebook wants to know. According to archived developer documents from the company and confirmation from multiple sources with knowledge of Facebook’s internal […]


5 Key Takeaways From Reuters’ 2019 Digital News Report

June 20, 2019

Via: Adweek

An astonishing 91% of right-leaning Americans have lost faith in the media, according to a study from the Reuters Institute of Digital News and the University of Oxford. Rasmus Kleis Nielsen from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism […]

Automation, Marketing Technologies

The Automation Imperative in the Age of Programmatic

June 13, 2019

Via: Target Marketing

Programmatic advertising offered the promise of having systems of processes govern media buying, to ultimately allow for time and resource efficiencies. This would naturally increase innovation in a growing industry and give way for more opportunity. The goal was advanced […]


Here Are the Advertising, Media and PR Nominees for the 23rd Annual Webby Awards

April 2, 2019

Via: Adweek

The 23rd Annual Webby Awards will be presented Monday, May 13, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York, and the nominees for the advertising, media and public relations categories were revealed Tuesday morning. The International Academy of Digital Arts & […]

Big Data, Customer Data

Despite a Plethora of Data, Marketers Are Still Not Utilizing It to Its Full Potential

February 22, 2019

Via: Adweek

In today’s business economy and at almost every company, there is no shortage of data. Savvy professionals and teams are collecting data about their marketing performance, customer behavior, sales funnel and competition. Unfortunately, for many companies, this information is sitting […]

Content & SEO, Marketing Technologies

Healthcare Marketing Strategy Needs Martech, Bigger Thinking — Before There’s a Tragedy

November 2, 2018

Via: Target Marketing

Healthcare marketing strategy prevents triage and Band Aid measures. But too many medical and pharmaceutical marketing teams are reacting with taped-together approaches, instead of preventing disasters. So says Ned Russell, managing partner of healthcare at MDC Partners, in his piece […]

Marketing Technologies, Mobile Marketing

3 Themes Are Dominating Marketing Strategy Conversations

August 13, 2018

Via: Target Marketing

Marketing strategy conversations happen between CMOs and business leaders all of the time, especially at trade shows. Recently, Cannes Lions saw brands, agencies, technology partners and media companies converge on the French Riviera. And while Cannes is an annual tradition […]

Advertising Technology, Digital Media & Mobile, Media

New features in the Facebook Ads Manager app make building ads on mobile easier

July 16, 2018

Via: Marketing Land

Facebook just gave advertisers more creative tools for building ads right from their phones via the Ads Manager app. When creating an ad on a mobile device, brands can now include text overlays, stickers, logos or color filters. There is […]

Media, Television

TV Advertising’s Future Will Focus On What We Actually DO With Data

July 13, 2018

Via: Media Post

Data is not going to define the future of successful TV advertising, any more than it has defined digital advertising. I know that’s not what you hear at most conferences, but as someone who has worked at the center of […]

Advertising Technology

Link to my awesome content, please!

July 11, 2018

Via: Marketing Land

In my last article, I outlined several tactics for building links in challenging industries. I focused on different ways to create link-worthy content, but as we all know, that’s only half of the equation. The other half is planning a […]