Trade Show Social Media Marketing: Cosmoprof 2014

  This week’s topic in MMC5006: Introduction to Multimedia Communications covered trade show and event marketing with a special focus on social media.  We were asked to follow the social media marketing and engagement endeavors of Cosmoprof North America for their 2014 cosmetic trade show event in Las Vegas beginning Sunday, July 13th and ending […]

The IMC Strategies and Social Media Savviness of IKEA, Old Navy, and Fisher-Price

This week’s assignment for MMC5006, Introduction to Multimedia Communications, is to evaluate three brands for their efficiency in their IMC and social media approaches. Let’s take a look at IKEA, Old Navy, and Fisher Price to see how they fare.   IKEA The IKEA brand clearly has a strong Integrated Marketing Communications strategy. The company implements […]

Three Blogs: A Mogul, A Smarty Pants, and A Snack

What makes a blog successful on the internet? Let’s take a look at three examples and find out!   The Mogul Mom The Mogul Mom is a semi-professional blog “… for moms who run a business, raise a family and rock both. We deliver educational, actionable, inspiring tips, ideas and information to the inboxes of mom entrepreneurs everywhere.” […]

Dunkin’ Donuts: Push and Pull Marketing Strategies

In Last week’s post, Dunkin’ Donuts: Multimedia Communications and Marketing, we examined several of the various types of traditional and social media that the company uses as part of its integrated marketing communication (IMC). Now let’s take a deeper look at how Dunkin’ leverages both push and pull marketing techniques within those communications to create synergy […]

Comparing Aspects of Communication: Traditional Marketing vs. Social Media Marketing

    Communication between a company and its customers is the foundation of any marketing plan, whether it is implemented by way of traditional means such as radio, television, and print media or via newer channels within the social media world. Both classic media marketing and social media marketing have some common elements such as […]