Summer is here! Let’s be honest, as soon as we felt the crisp bite of 50 degree temperatures, we dragged our shorts and flip flops out of hibernation and braved the ‘warmth’. The arrival of the summer months not only brings about nicer weather, but also brings summer travel. Summer is a time for adults and families to break away from their daily madness and unwind with a getaway to somewhere else.Read More
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Recently, our Director of Marketing & Research had an article published in the Inlander titled "Creating a deep analytics engine at The Columbus Dispatch" (turn to page 9) and I wanted to share it with you. He offers great insights on how you should be utilizing data science. If your company doesn't have the capabilities or resources to collect and aggregate this type of data within your marketplace, then let us do it for you. Fill out the Contact Us form to find out how our Marketing services team can help you leverage Big Data!
Here is a great article written by the Dispatch Media Group's Marketing & Research Director, Nikhil Hunshikatti on how the Columbus Dispatch found an opportunity to harness the endless amounts of data to drive revenue, tailor content, remain competitive, and more strategically appeal to advertisers and our news consumers.
There is more to success than having a great product or service – if no one has heard of your company, you are not likely to generate leads and sales. In the emerging market of easy access to information, it is imperative that managers and businesses utilize tools to market their goods and services effectively. Otherwise, consumers and competitors will leave you in the dust.
We at The Columbus Dispatch are shaking things up. In the last few years, our 142-year-old media company has revamped our product, our brand, and our relationship to both consumers and advertisers. While some changes are obvious, others are more subtle. Regardless, the transition has resulted in tangible gains for The Dispatch. The best part is that any news company willing to make important changes can benefit from the transition.
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In it, you’ll find best practices which can be easily implemented in a variety of business models. In addition to learning the six strategies, Dispatch Media Group has included practical examples and real-world applications to further guide you. These steps are laid out simply, effectively, and will translate well to your business.
Our Top 6 Strategies will help you understand your target buyer, create and distribute meaningful content, build presence through frequency, develop multi-touch campaigns, and learn to analyze the effectiveness of your advertising.
By incorporating the Top 6 Strategies, business owners will better understand their clientele, be able to market valuable content effectively through multiple media platforms, and evaluate their return on investment. Dispatch Media Group is confident that these strategies will build lasting customer relationships and improve your bottom line. So download it now and start learning how to build a marketing communication plan for you business.
In today’s market, you cannot fully understand your target market until you understand your own company. Raven, an online marketing service provider, published a great article detailing the value of breaking down your marketing efforts into individual segments, with each segment representing a different group of customers with similar backgrounds, needs and values. The consequence of such an endeavor is a campaign with better focus that is more engaging to your target audience.
It seems even the best have difficulty in knowing if there advertising is working or not. Measuring ad-recall is an immensely challenging process, especially in more traditional mediums such as print or magazines.
Everybody has heard the saying “knowledge is power.” For business owner’s knowledge often comes from data, thus “data is power.” The more data your small business has the better, right? How many widgets sold last month and how many are in inventory? What is the profit margin on each widget sold? What were total sales yesterday, or last week? These are questions that business owners can answer quickly, and they are all derived from data.