Posts Tagged "SM2"

Social Media Monitoring 101

Mar 16 2014

The fifth stage in our journey through participatory advertising focuses on Listening. The  Advertising Research Foundation defines “listening” in these terms:   The study of naturally occurring conversations, behaviours, and signals that may or may not be guided, that brings the voice of people’s lives into the brand (Stephen Rappaport, 2011 – see the ARF’s Listen First Blog) Many major advertisers have started taking this activity very seriously. One of the first big…

9 reasons why online has a bright future

Apr 19 2012

Before analysing online advertising in depth in our last lectures, it is worth wondering: does online advertising have a real future beyond the present interest it is getting, and if so, why? The massive answer is: YES, online advertising is there to stay. Even more, its share is certain to grow steadily bigger.. It is not a passing craze, a hype – it has a real future, a really important future. So…