target audiences

How to reach a larger audience and grow membership

Just about every organization is searching for ways to better reach or expand their target audiences. It’s why companies create Facebook pages, post photos and videos to Instagram, and invest hundreds or even thousands of dollars on Google AdWords campaigns. Everyone is trying to find one more customer, client, partner or member. But, what works best? And is “doing it”...

We’re producing content for our members – but now what?

Content Quick Check We live in an age of content overload. Every day we are getting absolutely bombarded by more information than our brains can handle, and it’s becoming increasingly harder for information to stand out, and to stick (despite this truth, every word of the Jonas Brothers’ newest single has managed to take permanent residency in my head). While...

How Google is Combating Fake News

Have you searched for information or news online and come across search results which were misleading, questionable or even offensive? Chances are, it happens more than we even realize. For every solid, factual article published today, there seem to be three “fake news” stories that appear around it. It’s become increasingly difficult to discern what’s true, what’s an opinion and...

The Netflix Effect: How Media Streaming Has Changed Content Marketing

What did we do before Netflix? I have a vague recollection of renting or buying DVDs and, before that, VHS tapes. My viewing habits stayed relatively the same for years. Maybe decades. I enjoyed comedies, action flicks, and the occasional drama. I’m not one for the movie theater, so most Oscar-winning performances were watched months after their premiers thanks to...