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December 3, 2019

Recent Reports a ‘Win’ for the Creative Services Team

By Jay Bemis / Advertising Systems Inc. As a marketer, you already know how vital the creative services team is to your brand. After all, it’s the team that draws eyes to your content and product, having designed snappy looking logos, letterheads, business cards and marketing materials for print since your brand was born. And, […]

Blog, Creative Services
November 18, 2019

Shoppers Connect With Christmas Early, Via Smart TVs

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc.  A shortened, Black Friday-to-Christmas shopping season already has spawned big TV deals and the accompanying advertising — two to three weeks ahead of Thanksgiving. WalMart, for example, started advertising last week a 50-inch Class 4K Roku Smart TV for $148, a price tag that will be available on […]

Blog, News, Search Marketing
October 31, 2019

Baby Boomers More Wary of Social Media Than Younger Users

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc.  In the world of social media strategy development, knowing your target audience long has been a chief marketing chore. And across the generations, which may be the toughest audience to attract on social media, in terms of generations? That — perhaps not surprisingly — would be the oldest […]

Blog, Social Marketing
October 16, 2019

Poll: Teens Favor YouTube Videos Over Netflix

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. Netflix continues to get battered on the news front, with a popular survey of American teens’ spending habits revealing last week that the streaming service has been uprooted by YouTube as teens’ most-used platform for watching videos. The Taking Stock With Teens poll, which is conducted twice a […]

Blog, News, Video Marketing
October 1, 2019

Direct Mail Still Proves to Be a Major Marketing Source

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc.  Does your marketing campaign need a kick in the number of responses you get from prospective customers? You may want to consider making direct mail a key force in that campaign — studies show that “snail mail” gets a better response rate than other marketing efforts, thanks in […]

Blog, Print Marketing
September 17, 2019

Advertisers Slow to Comply With California Privacy Law

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. With just a few months looming until advertisers are expected to comply with California’s new data privacy act, only about 8 percent of businesses are prepared for it, according to a recent survey by consent solutions provider PossibleNow. Other polling suggests that only about half of businesses say […]

Blog, News, Small Business
August 16, 2019

Gen Xers Easily Annoyed By Ad Repetition

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc.  Tired of seeing Sheryl’s “she shed” succumb to lightning or watching Liberty Mutual Insurance’s “LiMu” emu pecking at its reflection in a downtown window? You may well be a Gen Xer, an American generation that still watches about 3.5 hours of non-digital TV daily but becomes weary of […]

Blog, Digital Marketing, Video Marketing
July 16, 2019

5 Keyword Tools That Can Up the Ante on Your Competition

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. Choosing the right keywords that people use when they search online for a new product or service long has been crucial for any business that’s starting a content-management campaign. Whether you’re a start-up trying to market yourself on your own or with a small staff, or you’ve decided […]

Blog, Search Marketing
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