The SEO Trend for 2020 and Beyond: Intent

Surely you’ve heard of search engine optimization or SEO. It’s been one of the biggest buzzwords out there as the Internet has evolved from a novelty to a commodity, and it’s basically defined as generating organic traffic to a particular website or media source by strategically using keywords to rank higher when said words are…

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8 SEO Tips to Drive More Leads in 2020

While search engine optimization (SEO) may be one of the newer marketing disciplines, it’s also one that changes rapidly. It can be difficult to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and changes to Google’s algorithm. However, if your brand wants to stay relevant and visible in today’s busy online marketplace, then it’s essential that you…

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Iowa Survey: Voters Pick Candidate and Advertising Winners Ahead of the Iowa Democratic Caucus

The Colling Media market research team conducted a Snapshot Study in Iowa to understand consumer preferences and attitudes toward presidential candidates and their advertising ahead of the Democratic Iowa Caucus. The survey, conducted December 2-4, canvased 423 adults 18+ throughout Iowa who identifies with the Democratic party. One of the purposes of the study was…

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Facebook Ad Manager: What's Coming In 2020

Properly utilizing the Facebook platform is wise for every business. After all, there are an estimated 1.59 billion daily users, which represents a vast amount of potential customers. One of the best ways to accomplish this is through Facebook Ads Manager, one of the most effective pay-per-click (PPC) tools available. The ad system, in general,…

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In-House vs. Agency: When Should You Outsource Your Marketing?

A company can quickly outgrow its internal marketing capacity. If you find yourself struggling to keep up with marketing campaigns, or just don’t seem to be getting results you expect, you should consider getting outside help. Advertising agencies are able to create complete strategies for your company from the ground up, helping it grow. What…

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National Survey: Consumers Respond to Advertising on Online Dating Services and Apps

The Colling Media market research team conducted a national Snapshot Study to understand consumer attitudes and effectiveness of advertising on online dating services and apps. The national survey, conducted on October 11, surveyed 1,000 adults from throughout the U.S.  Question and answer options were randomized to control potential ordering bias. In order to ensure recency…

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Search Advertising vs. Display Advertising | Colling Media

Are you thinking about investing in paid advertising? It’s a good choice. Paid advertising has a great ROI, especially for businesses just starting out, or businesses launching new products and services. Paid advertising is an investment, and it’s important to figure out which paid strategy will work best for you. When exploring paid advertising options,…

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Google AI: Should You Allow Google to Create Display Ads?

AI is doing just about everything today. From controlling your smart thermostat to automatically generating screenplays, AI is being applied to many tasks. Earlier this year, JPMorgan Chase used an AI algorithm for creating headlines people wanted to click. So, why not use Google’s AI to create your display ads for you? Here’s what you…

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Ad Alignment: Should AdWords Ads Match Your Home Page?

Your AdWords Ads bring people in. But it’s your home page makes people convert. How well-aligned do your AdWords Ads need to be with the content on your home page? Do you need to make sure your AdWords Ads match the content on your website? When you don’t have content that aligns, you experience reduced…

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Streaming and Subscription Services Grab Majority of NFL Viewers

The Colling Media market research team has conducted a national Snapshot Study to understand and evaluate the evolving adoption of streaming video services. This month’s research focuses on how consumers consumed the National Football League (NFL) during the opening week of the 2019 season. Here are the key findings of the national survey of adults…

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