Mobile Is The Fastest Growing Advertising Channel

Mobile is the Fastest Growing Advertising Channel

56.5% of small businesses are using mobile advertising, according to data from BIA’s latest Local Commerce Monitor™ (LCM) survey report, Mobile Advertising and Small Businesses, up from 22.9% of small businesses just two years ago. Small business advertisers are attracted to mobile's better ad reach, as…

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Twitter Popular With Small Businesses

Twitter Popular With Small Businesses

When it comes to social media usage by small and medium businesses (SMBs), Facebook is still King, with 45.0% of SMBs saying they use a Facebook page for advertising and promotion, according to Wave 20 of our Local Commerce Monitor™ survey of…

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Small Businesses Are Seeing Value In Instagram

Small Businesses Are Seeing Value in Instagram

Small businesses are increasingly using Instagram for advertising and promotion, according to Wave 20 of our Local Commerce Monitor™ survey of small businesses (Q3/2016). While a Facebook page is still the most popular social media used by small businesses, their increased use of Instagram year-over-year,…

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What Do SMBs Want In 2017?

What Do SMBs Want in 2017?

In the spirit of the holidays and gift lists, BIA/Kelsey offers up our 2nd annual Holiday Wish List for SMBs. So what products and services are small and medium businesses most interested in adding to their marketing activities in 2017? In Wave 20 of…

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Flipping Tacos at Ad:Tech San Francisco

I attended an intriguing breakout session -- "Spreading the Word: Advanced Strategies for Content Distribution" -- at the ad:tech conference today in San Francisco's glistening Moscone Center. The session  featured a presentation by Alex from Digitas, who walked the audience through…

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