Media Planning: Changing Seasons and Shifting Creatives

As students head back to school, so many marketers are heading back to the drawing board to refresh their ad creatives for the fall & holiday shopping season. Indeed, while some marketers are still finalizing their Labor Day sales, others are already looking ahead to holiday media planning strategies, and for good reason. Last year, the majority of holiday shopping occurred on …

Holiday Marketing Campaigns: 7 Mistakes to Avoid

The good news is that the most festive time of year means more shoppers and more spending. The bad news is that many mid-size businesses make common mistakes that limit the sales and revenue they could be making this season. Let’s take a look at 7 common mistakes marketers make when building their holiday marketing campaigns: 1. Planning your holiday …

Traditional Advertising Agency – 2018 Advertising Costs

There are so many media options in 2018 that many business owners feel overwhelmed by the volume of cold calls they receive from advertising reps calling to sell them advertising. Our clients forward our traditional advertising agency sales pitches nearly every day that they’d like us to take a look at. Over the past 10 years we’ve seen thousands and …

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 …

Seattle Advertising Agency

Not everyone can afford a big ad agency. “Big” often means matching big fees and retainers for services and more often than not, if you’re a small to medium size advertiser, you’ll be passed down to junior executives cutting their teeth with your brand and your media dollars!  Thrive believes that the all advertisers deserve big attention from a professional …

Mandarin Seattle Magazine – Advertising to Chinese Investors

According to Tiger Oak Media, “As Seattle continues to top best-of lists and garner international attention, the area has become a smart and logical choice for Chinese investors, immigrants and visitors. The National Association of Realtors reports that China has more than 2 million millionaires, 47 percent of whom plan to move out of the country in the next five …

Advertising Demographic: Chinese Real Estate Buyer

Trying to reach the Chinese Real Estate buyer in the U.S.? The Seattle real estate market is booming and there are many buyer segments to consider when advertising your properties. We know how and are happy to chat with you about your goals. There are many ways to effectively target a specific demographic with your advertising message. Below is an …

Instragram Advertising – Narrow Demographic Targeting for Real Estate Advertisers

Creative done by Red Propeller, we’re using Facebook’s ad platform to conduct a series of sponsored posts on Instagram. We’re currently running ads targeting a narrow audience by geotargeting and specifying user interests. Specifically selected demographics via Instagram advertising solutions allow us to invite engagement, likes and click throughs to the client website.

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 …