Pandora Vs. Spotify Advertising

Pandora advertising is of interest to many of our clients. As this ad space grows, we’re increasingly seeing an interest in Spotify as well. “Digital audio is booming: Ad revenue grew 42 percent in the first half of 2017 after generating $1.1 billion in 2016, according to the Interactive Advertising Bureau.” We’ve seen first hand the great ROI this medium …

Seattle Advertising Agency

Hi there! Thanks for taking the time to research our Seattle advertising agency. There are many advertising agencies in Seattle and we’re thrilled that you’ve stumbled across our blog and are taking the time to get to know us a little bit. We’re Thrive Advertising, an media buying agency that has been serving clients locally and nationally for the past …

Viral Marketing: What does it take to go viral?

Curious about viral marketing? If you haven’t already, it’s time to check out this quick, insightful TED talk about with Dao Nguyen, a media Analytics Expert at Buzzfeed. Buzzfeed, is known to have a knack for what will go viral. (How else can you explain 800,000 people gathering online to watch nearly 700 rubber bands combust a watermelon?!?)  As a …

Seattle Advertising Agency: How to advertise your business

As the owner of a Seattle advertising agency, I can relate to business owners who are weighing heavily their advertising investments for 2018. With media fragmentation and 100+ cold calls a month from media reps pitching “the best opportunity”, “fire sale prices” or “their best station/website/audience” etc., how is the owner of a company (who has a million other things …

Luxury Marketing: advertising to an affluent demographic

We market to many demographics. Our service and value proposition for our advertising clients is knowing the media market and understanding through experience the best media channels for reaching specific demographics. A demographic in particular that we’ve been recognized for being successful at reaching is advertising to the affluent. Luxury marketing to affluent consumers is not as easy as geotargeting …

Media Buying Tips: 2018 Advertising Plans

2018 is here! If you’re like some of our clients you may be having that moment of realizing your 2018 advertising plans should have been in place. Don’t panic. We’re working on 2018 media buying right now and this is an excellent time to do it! While it’s always nice to book early, and 4th quarter does give more time …

Digital Advertising Seattle Xennials: Meet the Demographic between Gen X and Millennials

Finally! My generational identity has been defined! Thank you Marleen Stollen und Gisela Wolf for accurately painting the picture of the challenge that so many advertisers, trying to reach this unique demographic, face. There are major differences between a Millennial and a Generation X. Now those differences can be classified into a neat and tidy demographic of it’s own! Meet …

Thriving, Expanding, and Breaking Records

A great success story to share for a client that we’ve been media buying for this year! What a great article sharing the wonderful growth and expansion Seabrook has had in 2017. Washington’s beach town enjoyed record-breaking home sales and vacation rental rates this summer. If you’ve never had an opportunity to visit Seabrook, it’s worth checking out. Congratulations to …

Advertising Using Native Content

As part of the overall advertising plan, we recently worked with KOMO 4 and Seattle Refined to have this beautiful native content segment produced for Fort Lawton. It turned out fantastic. This type of sponsored content provides value beyond the initial television airing and online posting. It’s about giving the client content to share socially and to re-purpose for sales …