Proven Ways to Reduce Your Facebook Ad CPM

Our company President, Robin Rucinsky, was recently a contributor to a fantastic report about reducing digital advertising CPMs. CPM stands for Cost Per Thousand, the cost you pay per 1,000 impressions of your ad. In this article, 25 digital marketing experts share 11 proven strategies to reduce your Facebook Ad CPM. Robin’s recommendation is Tip #2, along with the inside …

2020 Digital Advertising Trends: Quick Guide to Programmatic Advertising Glossary

Programmatic advertising is automated digital advertising that optimizes the buying of digital ad inventory. With programmatic advertising, marketers can ensure that their advertising campaign is delivering the most effective ads to the target audience who is most likely to engage or convert. Here is a handy tool we’ve made available to our clients, a 2020 Digital Advertising Trends Glossary. This guide will …

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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, …

Influencer Marketing, Native Advertising, Sponsored Content: What’s the Difference?

As if the world of paid media wasn’t complicated enough we now have a giant category of new advertising opportunities like Influencer Marketing, Sponsored Content, and Native Advertising. These Native Advertising opportunities might be new concepts to you, and the easiest way to understand them is to think of what was once called an Advertorial or hiring an advertising Spokesperson.  …

2019 Facebook Advertising Tips: 5 Easy Ways to Make Facebook Ads More Powerful

The customization potential of Facebook Ads is vast, and even the most skilled marketers can sometimes feel overwhelmed. Whether you own your own business or are a part of a marketing team here are some 2019 Facebook advertising tips that will help you optimize your campaigns, yield stronger results and maximize ROI. Retargeting is Your Friend On average Retargeting campaigns …

Digital Marketing Conference: Digital Summit Seattle 2019 Takeaways

Last month Digital Summit Seattle, a digital marketing conference, came to town and descended upon the Washington State Convention & Trade Center in Downtown Seattle. This two-day event provides a meeting of the minds to discuss the current and future digital marketing landscape for a wide range of companies and organizations — including national brands, CPG, agencies, service providers, technology …

Does Broadcast TV Advertising Work in 2020?

We recently posted a blog on Cable television advertising. To explain how Cable advertising works, we had to contrast it to Broadcast television advertising. As promised, this is the blog post that explains the value of Broadcast TV advertising, why an advertiser would use it in their media plan for 2020 and tips for how to buy Broadcast TV advertising. …

Revealed: How to Use Virtual Reality Advertising and Augmented Reality Platforms in Advertising

Emerging advertising channels and platforms offer a wealth of opportunities! Social media content, mobile apps, and virtual reality advertising apps require an investment of time and money. However, will they help your digital marketing efforts? VR and AR (virtual reality and augmented reality) marketing are part of the future of advertising. We’ve studied how these new channels will play a …

Programmatic Marketing: All you need to you

2020 marketing: Programmatic Remarketing and Prospecting  Programmatic Marketing sounds jargony. Many of our customers were either confused by Programmatic Advertising or had no idea what Programmatic was before they started working with us. Programmatic Advertising gives you, the advertiser, the power to deliver personalized, always-on, highly relevant ads to current and prospective customers. Programmatic advertising technology uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) …