Media Planning + Buying

Using OOH To Increase Suicide Prevention Awareness
Suicide is a leading cause of death, with nearly 800,000 deaths around the world ever year, according to the World Health Organization. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that it is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, claiming 47,000 lives in 2017 alone. While it isn’t an easy or comfortable topic to talk about, recent years have drawn a greater awareness...
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10 Tips for Advertising to Millennials
As we all know, millennial generations are critically important to the Media and Communications industries. Some people don’t get them, others excuse them, but in order to successfully engage with them the best thing to do is to fully understand who they are and what they want. So, what is a Millennial? The definition of a millennial is not unanimous. However, it usually refers to the age range...
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Super Bowl LIII & Social Media Advertising
As this year’s Super Bowl approaches, marketers are reminded of the staggering figures big brands spend on advertising ($5.23 million average for a 30 second ad).  These numbers continue to rise through the years and there’s no surprise there. However, there are some new trends and strategies that are worth analyzing, such as the use of social media as leverage.   While TV commercials...
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Guidelines for Creating a Successful Outdoor Ad
For large format signage that can be seen 24/7, you definitely want to the take time to design a compelling outdoor ad. You may not think there are golden rules to creating and designing an outdoor ad, but there are certain guidelines to follow to ensure that your ad is seen (and remembered!) Less is More: People are on the move and 6 seconds is all you have to make an impression. Make those 6...
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Super Bowl Commercial Ads & Their Continuous Rise
Super Bowl Commercial Ads & Their Continuous Rise: The Super Bowl delivers a massive television audience each year, unlike any other American event. Viewers not only anticipate the outcome of the game, but also the alluring high-priced commercial spots that no one wants to miss. AdAge reports that ads this year are going in the ballpark of $5 million for 30 second commercial slots. This is a...
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Why Instagram is Important
Facebook conducted a survey to understand the reasons why millennials are so obsessed with Instagram. Yes, they are not as active on Facebook as people may think, but they definitely love Facebook owned Instagram. After surveying millennials in 7 countries, Facebook uncovered the following results. Millennials want visuals rather than text. They want pictures to depict what a brand represents rather...
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Social Media CMOs Talk About How to Target Millennials
Executives from the top social media platforms sat down recently and discussed how to reach millennials. This generation is sometimes seen as hard to truly target and understand. Brands struggle to keep their attention and it’s not that this generation doesn’t like brands, it’s that they are not fond of advertising. This means brands and advertisers have to get creative and approach it differently....
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