Intro to Digital Ad Sales

This Webinar was originally broadcast on:
November 09, 2010 Enroll Now
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Course Overview

Intro to Digital Ad Sales
Originally Broadcast On:
November 09, 2010
Time Estimate:
One hour for the main presentation and questions. Sometimes presenters stay longer to answer additional questions from participants.

Buy this Webinar for $34.95 or buy the entire Digital Ad Sales Series here for $99.

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You need more than content to run a successful site. You need to generate advertising revenue. This Webinar will cover the basics of digital sales and give you an overview of the advertising landscape. You'll see what's working (and what's not) as well as trends and predictions for multimedia sales.

This Webinar is part of a series on Bridging the Gap Between Content and Commerce: Digital Ad Sales Series. Other in this series are:

You can purchase each Webinar individually for $34.95 or buy the entire series here for $99.

What Will I Learn:
  • Audience demographics, trends and predictions
  • Current spending trends
  • Advertiser spending levels
  • Local and national traditional media results
  • Social networking and search marketing beyond Facebook and Google AdWords
Who Should Take this Course:

Those in the editorial and business sides of news organizations who want to learn more about the relationship between content and revenue, as well as media entrepreneurs who want to build successful and profitable sites.

Course Instructor:

Mike Blinder

Mike Blinder is president of the Blinder Group, Inc., a Florida-based firm that trains traditional sales people on how to embrace new concepts in selling media. The company's goal is to assist in maximizing sales for clients through effective sales training/revenue generation programs. Among the company's more than 350 clients are Gannett, Media General, CanWest, Canada's Globe and Mail, The New York Times Company and Hindu Times.

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