How Digital Advertising is Changing Consumer Habits
  The way we shop for products today is drastically different than it was a decade ago. We no longer have to go to the grocery store to buy shampoo and toothpaste or the department store for jeans and a T-shirt. Today, we have gone digital and can have everything delivered to us in the comfort of our homes. Efficient ordering processes and quick delivery have become necessities for brands and...
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Audio Advertising 101
In today’s digital world, traditional advertising methods are no longer enough to maintain competitive in the media and marketing space. Every day, people consume advertisements through a variety of content and streaming platforms. They easily absorb their information through streaming advertisements, whether watching shows and movies on Hulu, or even listening to music or podcasts on Pandora and Spotify....
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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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The 5 Biggest Mistakes That Campus Advertisers Make
Each fall, millions of students attending U.S. colleges and universities carry more than $400 billion in spending power. As students flock to campuses nationwide, there are endless opportunities for advertisers to get in front of millennial buyers. At MSSmedia, we’ve worked with both advertisers and universities to run successful back-to-college campaigns for 15 years. We are college marketing experts...
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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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Back-to-School Advertising: Not Just a Season
While “Back-to-School” season is commonly considered the months where college students get back into the swing of things after  summer break, marketing for this time period should not be considered a flash in time.   Not only do preparations for Back-to- School (B2S) begin as early as June for these age groups, but so does the purchasing. As a marketer your best knowledge is to understand...
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Capturing Millennials at Music Festivals
Flower headbands, good music and fun in the sun mean festival season is here. This also means millennials will be flocking to different cities across the nation to see their favorite musical artists. It’s an opportune time for brands to court this market through activations, social sharing and more. One of the most popular festivals is Coachella and the WSJ called it an event, “filled with a marketer’s...
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How to Win with Affluent Millennials
Millennials are quickly becoming the largest generation by population size. They are also obtaining higher levels of affluence and impacting the way high end and luxury brands are approaching their consumers. According to a study, there are about 6.2 million millennial households that report earning an annual household income of at least $100,000. Although this number is shockingly high, this generation...
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Millennials are E-Commerce Shoppers
Millennials remain the key age demographic for online commerce, spending more money online in a given year than any other age group. This age group spends around $2,000 annually on e-commerce, and this a major stat since they are most likely making less money than older adults. By 2020, they will compromise nearly half of the U.S. workforce and by 2025 that number will swell to 75%. This group has...
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