Creating the best or most effective commercial or ad in the world is only one part of the equation for a PR firm in Toronto. Ensuring your target market actually sees your ad is where strategic media buying comes into play. What exactly does the media buying process encompass? Media buying involves purchasing desirable spaces and time slots to reach your target market in various media outlets including newspapers, magazines, radio, television slots and online banner ads. Different than the ‘earned’ aspects of your PR campaign, media buying is considered a ‘paid’ component of your marketing plan.
The digital landscape has revolutionized the PR industry and has affected how companies brand themselves and has altered the expectations customers have regarding timeliness and accessibility from top brands. Any experienced PR agency in Toronto that is generating any buzz online for their clients is likely using the following three basic strategies. #1: Developing and Maintaining a Strong Social Media Presence If you’re not using social media to reach your target demographic, you’re getting left behind in the dust. While many PR professionals hail Twitter as supreme, the reality is that not everybody uses the platform. According to the Pew…