Why Video is Vital in 2023

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By Cokey Falkow, Content Strategist for Meritus Media     Way back when the Internet first started it was almost exclusively text content.  It was restricted by the bandwidth available. But being that we are a visual species, the desire for visual content drove the development of greater and greater bandwidth. Back in 1995 predictions were made that in 20 … [Read more...]

Visual Content Trends for 2023

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  Visual content has been an important part of any brand, marketing or promotional campaign since cave dwellers etched stories of their conquests on the walls of their homes. It’s part of our DNA – even kids will pick up a crayon and draw on the walls if they’re left alone long enough. Our ideas are more effectively communicated when accompanied by images, a thousand … [Read more...]

Social Media Intelligence Can Boost the Bottom Line

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Social media intelligence is the art and science of gathering data about online conversations so that you can use that information to improve your content creation and deliver more value to your audience.   Back in 1999 The Cluetrain Manifesto stated that markets are conversations, and that the Internet is enabling conversations that were simply not possible in the era of … [Read more...]

7 Digital PR and Marketing Trends for 2023

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Download the full PDF version of the infographic here  2023 is right around the corner. A new year always brings unknowns, but this year preparing your digital PR and marketing strategy is more important than ever. The current economic climate has been tough and financial experts warn of a recession in 2023.  The Conference Board predicts a 96 percent likelihood of a … [Read more...]

Digital Skills not Keeping up with Demand

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  If you thought we’d reached a point where all businesses were up to speed digitally, think again. According to a CMO survey, digital marketing spending has reached 58 percent of marketing budgets, reflecting 15.8 percent growth over the last year. While most businesses have made a good start on digital transformation and more than half now report that they are in … [Read more...]