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How To Balance Offline and Online Media

Traditional and Digital Media Plan
The ultimate questions many marketers wonder – how do you balance online and offline media? Is traditional advertising still effective?  I sat down with TEC Direct Media President, Chuck Fetterly, to get some answers regarding traditional and digital media and the things to cons
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Why Use a Media Agency?

Why use a media agency?
Have you ever asked, “Why use a media agency when I can do this myself?”  “What does a media agency do that I can’t do?” Many years ago, I was asked to name one common mistake marketers make.  I immediately responded, “trying to buy your own media can be
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Why is Podcast Advertising Getting So Much Attention?

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Podcasts, and podcast advertising, are getting a lot of attention these days from publishers and advertisers alike.  Overall listenership is still relatively small, but it is growing, and audiences are engaged with the content.  While millennials were the early adopters (63% of podcas
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Best Types of Digital Media for Brand Awareness

digital media for brand awareness
Knowing how to allocate your marketing resources ultimately depends on your goals. When it comes to increasing brand awareness in particular, certain types of digital media fare better than others. Brand awareness has a different dynamic than specifically trying to attract, let alone
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7 Advantages of Television Advertising

Advantages of Television Advertising
If you’ve been keeping track, you know by now that millennials, as a whole, are watching less traditional TV. But it’s important to go deeper to understand how audience viewing is changing and that there are still many advantages of television advertising. We caution our clients not t
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What are Real Time Bidding & Programmatic Buying?

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Image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net   Chuck Fetterly, TEC Direct Media’s Founder and CEO, answers questions about Real Time Bidding (RTB) and Programmatic Buying. There’s been a lot of press recently about Real Time Bidding.  What do your clients need to know
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