The surprise victory of Donald Trump has brought into sharp focus a big idea for the 21st century. Life is local-Business is global Here are some things to think about from observing “local life” in America: Local Newspapers are alive: In the US only small town newspapers are still around. The regional and national newspapersContinue reading “Trump Victory: Life is local- Business is global”
Category Archives: Video Advertising
If you are not in it – you can’t win it: Advertising and the “Consideration Set”
A common question we get asked is : “How do we get into the “consideration set” of our target market?” The consideration set is the number of brands the customer will consider buying and is also called the evoked brand set. If your customer is looking for your product or service, your brand must comeContinue reading “If you are not in it – you can’t win it: Advertising and the “Consideration Set””
Why treat your Digital Advertising spend as an unused Gym membership fee?
Just as the holiday season is getting underway in the US with multiple parties to attend, people are eating and drinking more than they should. At this time 2015 seems just round the corner and everyone is firming up the "join the gym" resolution for 2015. Wait… you realize that you already pay a monthlyContinue reading “Why treat your Digital Advertising spend as an unused Gym membership fee?”
How do Google Ads start appearing almost immediately upon launch?
A recent LinkedIn post What exactly is a web landing page and why it won’t help your SEO (… psst content will) leads to the question about how is it that Google is immediately able to launch your advertising be it search , display or video ads within YouTube. Here are some thoughts: Google SearchContinue reading “How do Google Ads start appearing almost immediately upon launch?”
Free Brand Awareness on YouTube: Add a 3 second clip of your brand
If you got your brand in front of your audience, before they skipped, there is data that supports that many YouTube viewers would simply search the brand later and arrive as organic visitors on your website. In other words, folks would simply skip the Ad in 5 seconds and get to the video content that they want to watch. If you can get your brand and URL to them in the first three seconds, it would help- a lot