Sponsored Content: What Agency Department Will Claim It?

Native advertising’s recent hype has contributed to its growing footprint from in-feed advertising to promoted search results to sponsored content.  Most of these newly categorized ad units are monetized using common online advertising conventions: impressions, clicks, and affiliates.One of these formats, sponsored content, however, appears to be the exception, with no department wishing to claim […]

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Public Relations and Reaching Out to Blogs

Many people often confuse public relations with advertising. There is the common belief that “paid” media and “earned” media are different, but in many cases, both types of media are the same. Here are are few notable concepts where the lines are blurred between a PR firm and an ad agency. Paid vs. Free With an ad, be it […]

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