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YouTube Influencer Marketing

Influencer Marketing

Do you use YouTube in your media mix for marketing?  If you don’t, you’re missing out on the most popular website for videos with over 400 hours of video being uploaded every minute. Trying to make your content stand out in the giant pool of content is a huge challenge faced by brands. Many brands…

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Giving Back – It’s Good Business

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“I’m always happy to donate and feel it’s incumbent upon any successful business to do so,” says Peggy Washburn, world exhibited photographer and artist. “Helping others and giving back to the community gives me the opportunity to meet new people and develop additional long-lasting relationships. In the end, it benefits all.” With over 70 organizations…

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Earth Day Dilemma

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Every day should be Earth Day. If knowing the “Big Plastic Island in the Pacific” has grown to more than 600,000 square miles (about three time the size of France and twice the size of Texas) doesn’t motivate you to take care of our planet, what will? It’s just plain scary. This “island” is full…

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4 Brands Who Struck Luck This St. Patrick’s Day

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Many companies and brands find their most creative ideas for marketing campaigns during holidays both big and small. From Valentine’s Day to Halloween and even on Thanksgiving, you’ll find sweepstakes, giveaways, & holiday-themed treats. This St. Patrick’s Day you’re in luck! The four brands featured below have taken advantage of the green themed holiday in…

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Marketing Trends Preparing to Launch in 2019

2019 Marketing Trends: Media, Idea, technology, advertising, SEO, analysis, promotion, SEM, mobile, web, online

As an industry, marketing is projected to grow by 6.4% new hires in 2019, stemming from many global changes in the previous year. 2018 saw many landmark changes in the field of marketing which will have a ripple effect leading into the new year. Facebook’s change in ad placement, the rise of influencer marketing and…

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4 Mistakes All Brand Builders Make

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77% of business marketers agree that branding is the most critical aspect of business growth, according to a report by B2B Market Leaders. Branding is essential to understanding how the audience perceives your company and its products. It directly communicates and connects the business with the customers. Regardless of the size of your business, branding…

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3 New York City Holiday Favorites

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It’s that time of year again and the post-apocalyptic Halloween displays have already been replaced with holiday cheer. As much as we’d like to think that we’re not ready for the holiday season to begin, some of us have already started making plans. With the big apple being right in our very own backyard, what…

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Advertising with Amazon

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Chances are, you are among the 300 million people who buy products from Amazon. But even if you’re one of the rare few who don’t, a large segment of your customer base most likely does—and that makes Amazon Ads a good tool to use to reach your target audience. Continue reading to learn about the…

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Seven Appeal Strategies For Your Advertising Campaigns

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Regardless of what product or service you’re marketing, it’s vital to understand your audience—and understand what motivates them. The following seven appeals are the most common psychological strategies advertisers use to reach their target audience and persuade them to buy. Emotional appeals. Emotional appeals are designed to make an audience associate positive feelings with your…

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