Competing in today’s business world is complicated: stiffer competition, category killers and online migration leave little room for error. To best each other, businesses are leaving no stones unturned. Products are getting better and more user-friendly. Businesses are hiring Management gurus to devise smart strategies to sell their products in the market and create higher consumption levels.
With all other things being similar, one important thing that can make one product sell better than another is masterful advertising media planning and buying.
Newspapers, T.V., radio, outdoor and print were the main media planning and media buying platforms of the 20th century. The turn of the millennium introduced the media planning and buying platform of the future: Digital media. It is the media which uses internet as its mode of communication of content. Having spread like proverbial wild fire, it has grown to be an integral part of the lives of almost all us.
Foresighted individuals in the marketing and advertising realm didn’t waste any time in realizing the true potential of digital media and so today we have talented digital media planning and buying agencies handling advertising media planning and buying for virtually every industry.
Here are 7 reasons why Digital media goes hand in hand with traditional media, and why Digital media planners and buyers incorporate it for virtually every brand interested in competing in today’s business landscape:
- Cost effective
- Fast turn around
- Flexible – can be broad reach or super targeted
- Not dependent on airtime ‘time-slots’ or ‘print spaces’
- Trendy – makes a brand look and feel modern
- Interactive and engages one to one with a person (B to P…Business to Person advertising is now added to B to B and B to C!)
- Mass reach into every consumer group, and intrinsic with youth who are the emerging consumer group
Digital media Planning and Buying agencies have a plethora of digital media tools, knowledge and experience to help launch a massive and multi-faceted campaign, or a simply maximize a single advertising promotion.
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