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Understanding How Millennials Shop Online

Who are Millennials? It’s a question everyone’s asking, especially marketers. Defined simply, Millennials (sometimes referred to as Gen Y) are the first generation to come of age in the new millennium. They were born between 1980-2000 and are currently aged 15-35. At 77 million strong, Millennials account for nearly a third of the US population and in 2013 contributed a whopping $1.3 trillion in annual spending to the economy. As the first generation to have Internet access during their formative years, […]

8 Ways to Reach Moms & Millennials: Back to School Edition

The back to school season has become the second biggest revenue generator for retail companies, and eCommerce companies are steadily grabbing a bigger slice of the pie. AOL’s 2014 Back to School Season Preview reveals that 68% of consumers aged 18-34 plan to purchase more items from their back to school shopping lists online this year. The growing trend of omnichannel retailing means that eCommerce companies are competing in the same arena as department stores, who often have bigger budgets […]

Marketing to Moms & Millennials: A Back to School Guide [eBook]

As Labor Day approaches, now is the time to reach last-minute purchasers and deal seekers through refreshed creative and new campaigns.   Related Posts: 8 Ways to Reach Moms & Millennials: Back to School Edition Facebook Mobile and RTB: Creative Best Practices and Ad Specs How to Succeed in eCommerce Advertising: 6 Creative Best Practices Fall Advertising Tips for Social Media Marketers

Facebook Leads eMarketer’s Social Commerce Roundup

In Q1, eMarketer predicted that global B2C eCommerce sales will reach $1.5 trillion by the end of 2014 (a 20.1% increase over last year) due in part to the growth of Internet availability and a mobile use base in emerging markets. This year, Asia Pacific (APAC) consumers are expected to spend the most on eCommerce purchases, surpassing North America for the first time ever. In response, many major brands are extending their reach internationally. Last month, eMarketer released its 17-page […]

Millennials love social media.

Social Media ADD: Marketing to Millennials

As I sit here in the Nanigans office (the nicest one I’ve ever been in) and think about how I am going to write this blog post I get distracted. As a 22-year-old college student I am constantly fighting the urge to visit my Facebook page or finally give in to the urge of opening my iPhone, which has been vibrating for the last hour. Lord knows if I open up that thing there is no way I won’t check […]