SMB Data Point Of The Week: SMBs Prefer DIY

SMB Data Point of the Week: SMBs Prefer DIY

In our current survey we asked SMBs how they like to purchase digital advertising. SMBs prefer "Do-it-Yourself" (DIY) over assistance. Only 19.4% reported preferring some type of assistance aka "Do-It-With-Me" (DIWM) or "Do-It-For-Me" (DIFM). SMBs prefer DIY because they believe it's…

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At BIA/Kelsey SMB: Women Are Leading In Local

At BIA/Kelsey SMB: Women are Leading in Local

Women attendees at BIA/Kelsey's SMB conference jumpstarted their networking at a session just for them on Monday night. Women Leading in Local, a special discussion and cocktail party for women only, has become a staple at BIA/Kelsey conferences. Over cocktails, attendees heard from…

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SMB Data Point Of The Week: Ad Spending Drops

SMB Data Point of the Week: Ad Spending Drops

Ad spending is dropping for Core* SMBs according to BIA/Kelsey's Local Commerce Monitor™ (LCM) survey. BIA/Kelsey research director, Steve Marshall attributes the drop to two main causes: Increased use of digital media Increased use of social media Though we've tracked steady growth in SMB digital…

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