Traditional marketing continues a slow demise as marketers become more savvy with online marketing. Statistically 38% of marketers expect to decrease their investment in paid traditional media.
Digital marketing is growing, 33% of companies project digital channels to make up 60% or more of their marketing budgets.
- Word-of-mouth and online video are the leading areas respondents where anticipate focusing their earned media digital marketing efforts in the coming 1-2 years.
- Branded social channels tops the list of anticipated owned media digital marketing efforts in the coming 1-2 years.
- In terms of paid media priorities, interest in web display, mobile banners, and in-game ads has declined, while brands plan to focus on paid search, video ads, branded content, and sponsorships.
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