Media

Four Reasons to Consider Print Advertising

For a while now, many have said that print is dead. Recently, I have been hearing a lot of buzz that claims the opposite. Let’s look at some facts. First, what is the state of magazines today? There are over 160,000 magazines being published somewhere in

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Six Reasons You Should Consider Podcast Advertising

What is a podcast? According to the dictionary, a podcast is a digital audio file made available on the Internet for downloading to a computer or mobile device, typically available as a series, new installments of which can be received by subscribers automatically.  Basically, it

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The Changing Face of Media

There’s an old expression that “everything old is new again” and it seems to be true in the media world. Media options that were considered to be dying in the past few years are now on the rise again. Specifically, print is making a resurgence

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Advertising Is Becoming Increasingly Personal

As technology continues to advance and media becomes more fragmented, new media buying options are emerging, like addressable advertising and hyper-targeting. As we enter this “brave new world” of personalized advertising, we’re beginning to see some amazing—and potentially disturbing—things. Addressable advertising simply means delivering household-specific advertising based

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Branding Your Church’s Media Ministry

One of the keys to developing adequate funding for your church’s media ministry is to develop an independent brand identity for your media outreach. Developing a strong brand involves more than just creating a good logo. It requires a commitment to identify and develop the

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Television Audience Fragmentation

As new technologies emerge and become more mainstream, video viewing audiences are becoming more and more fragmented. What this means is that it is becoming harder and harder to reach a broad audience with your message. According to a recent Nielsen Total Audience Report, US adults

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Television Programming Content Drives Viewers

Television, no matter what platform it is viewed on, is still a significant player in the media landscape. And, I believe the driver behind any television success is programming content. I was looking at some data recently regarding total number of scripted television shows being produced.

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Binge Watching

It’s that time of year again when the water-cooler discussions turn to the likes of the latest Hallmark Christmas movies or other assorted opportunities to binge-watch your favorite television shows, old and new. Binge-watching is a relatively new phenomenon that is quickly becoming a standard way

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The Changing Face of Media Buying

Media buying is changing. A recently published Nielsen report looked at the changing face of media buying. And while there are some givens that the report brought out, like the fact that digital advertising spending has now eclipsed traditional channels, there are some other insights

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