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6 Secrets to Writing the Perfect Radio Ad Script

Posted by Kent Huff on August 22, 2019 at 8:00 AM

If you’re looking for an effective medium to get the word out about your business, radio advertising is an excellent choice. The right radio ad can help build brand awareness, drive traffic to your store, and keep your company top-of-mind in the decision-making process. For radio advertising to be effective, however, you need the perfect script. If you’re struggling to write the ad script, here are some tips that can help.

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Topics: Radio Advertising

7 Types of Digital Advertising Every Marketer Need to Know

Posted by Jeannette Royle on August 19, 2019 at 8:00 AM

As a digital advertiser, there are a number of tools and tactics you can use to get your business in front of the right audience. The key is to understand all of these tools and choose which types of digital advertising will drive the best results for your specific needs. Below are some of the best options to help you decide what to incorporate into your marketing strategy.

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Topics: Digital Marketing

Web Analytics: How to Measure the Effectiveness of Your Website

Posted by Kylie Davis on August 13, 2019 at 8:00 AM

A well-designed and functional website serves as the backbone of your business, allowing you to take your marketing efforts to great heights. Websites give target customers a place to land and interact with your brand as they move through the buyer’s journey. So, without an updated, optimized, and professional website in place, you could miss out on the chance to connect with your target audience and convert visitors into leads.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing

Using Radio Jingles to Boost Your Advertising Results

Posted by Kent Huff on August 8, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Have you ever been driving or sitting in a car and you start singing along with the commercial? How about talking to your friends or colleagues and everyone starts singing the words to the latest catchy jingle? That’s the power of jingles that have a lasting impact.

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Topics: Jingles

How to Allocate Your Marketing Budget to Drive Growth

Posted by Kylie Davis on August 5, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Allocating your marketing budget to increase value and maximize your return on investment (ROI) is key to achieving marketing success. Why? It enables you to prioritize campaigns, invest in the most effective channels and tactics and build a marketing strategy that delivers clear results.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy

Zimmer Cares: Community Non-Profit Spotlight-Watered Gardens

Posted by Chad Elliot on August 1, 2019 at 8:00 AM

At Zimmer, we recognize the hard work and passion non-profit organizations invest into the local community. They work tirelessly to serve others and to improve the lives of those in need. Through our Zimmer Cares program, we aim to highlight their efforts and help further their mission by donating $50,000 of free radio advertising to a nonprofit organization each quarter. 

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Topics: Zimmer Cares

Why Trust is Important When Choosing a Media Partner

Posted by Pam Larimore on July 31, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Like most marketers, you likely invest a lot of time and money into running effective advertising campaigns. And if you hire a media partner to manage and execute those campaigns, it’s important to choose one that will protect your advertising investment. 

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Topics: Digital Marketing

How to Build a Winning Digital Branding Strategy

Posted by Kylie Davis on July 25, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Before you start building a winning digital branding strategy, let’s start with the basics – what is a digital branding strategy, and why is it important?

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing

Long-Term Marketing Strategy: 5 Things You Need to Know

Posted by Chad Elliot on July 23, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Although revisiting your marketing strategy regularly is a smart approach, your company can greatly benefit from having a long-term plan as well. With a long-term marketing strategy, you can drive the success of your company and ensure it remains sustainable through the years. 

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Topics: Marketing Strategy

7 Things to Expect From a Full-Service Marketing Agency

Posted by Pam Larimore on July 19, 2019 at 8:00 AM

If your marketing plan doesn’t seem to be working well, it may be time for outside help. Many businesses turn to outside marketing agencies to help build new marketing plans or update their existing ones. If you are looking for help, a full-service agency is a better choice over one that specializes in a particular channel or tactic. A full-service marketing agency can handle everything from digital marketing and content creation to website development and advertising. This ensures your marketing message is cohesive and avoids problems with mixed signals.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy

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