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Here’s the Scoop on the Media We Buy Most

Much like you lean on the wisdom and experience of a trusted adviser to invest your personal money, working with our media buying team puts your advertising dollars in a powerful position. Thrive’s digital and traditional media buying services were created to bring you years of insider knowledge, through in-the-trenches experience in media sales. Uniquely positioned with “backstage pass” knowledge, …

Does Pandora Radio advertising actually work?

I bet you listen to Pandora if you’re under 55. My mom listens to Pandora, and she’s 64. My kids do too. Pandora knows me by the stations I have and by the data available to them for accurately targeting me with ads. They have me so pegged. If you haven’t noticed before, start paying attention to the ads served …

Does Pandora advertising work?

Want to know a secret? There is one (ok, two but this blog is only going to share one) media that we buy consistently for clients  that always produces ROI. We probably shouldn’t share it with the internet because we want all the inventory to ourselves. But since we’re an agency that takes pride in educating our clients and delivering …

Understanding the ROI of Your Advertising Investments

Advertising is an investment and it should be treated as such. If you were going to buy a home, how would you research the purchase? You’d look at location, comps, school districts, quality of home, neighborhood, community, property taxes etc. You’d scrutinize every detail of your purchase because most home purchases are the largest purchases people make. Advertising is a …

Advertising with Video – YouTube, Hulu, Pandora and More

We’ve seen a lot of opportunities to use TV commercials in new, creative ways lately. We’re wrapping up some second quarter buys that are using our client’s television spots to advertise on YouTube, Hulu and through Pandora Video in addition to the traditional buys on cable and broadcast television. Some advertisers aren’t aware that there are great opportunities to further …

Cable Television Advertising

Over the past couple weeks you’ve likely seen ( if you are between the ages of 18-25) our client’s television ads on cable television. We bought the entire DMA from Comcast Cable TV Advertising as opposed to buying zoned cable areas because for this particular client the entire market is within their target marketing area. This television ad is coupled with an ad buy …